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DIY Pocky Machine Helps You Roll Your Own Snacks

Pocky sticks are one of Asia's most popular snacks, and thanks to Bandai's DIY home Pocky making machine you can have fun designing your very own lip-smacking slim stick snacks.

Water Bomb Factory Ups Your Munitions Production

Want a device to mass-produce water balloons?  You've come to the right article...

Use Magic to Control Your TV

I love items that mess with kid's heads.  In this case we have the Kymera Magic Wand Remote Control.  Take that Harry Potter!

Pac-Man iPad Game Released In Japan... Before The iPad!

Apple's iPad hasn't been released internationally yet, but that isn't stopping Bandai from releasing iPad versions of classic arcade games like Pac-Man.

Table Tennis Mittens Provide Ping Pong Action for Serious(ly Goofy) Table Athletes

Drop the paddle and slip your digits into ping pong heaven. The Tennis Table Mittens might just change your life.

The Color Picker Pen Sparks Creativity and Exploration

The Color Picker Pen, by Jinsu Park,  is a fun concept that would keep the kids entertained for quite a while and would inspire dicovery and imagination along the way.  One end of the Color Picker scans objects and then the device matches the color and mixes the appropriate ink to make up the scanned shade. 

TerraCycle At Wal-Mart Only For The Month of April

Great news for TerraCycle fans everywhere! TerraCycle products are coming to Wal-Marts everywhere this April (only April) and will be showcasing over 60 different TerraCycle products including new never seen before products. Fans (including me) finally get to see what their collection of trash looks like recycled.

Sharp Announces 3D / 2D Switchable Touchscreen LCD Screens

3D technology continues its march into all aspects of entertainment technology: first movies, then TV, now smartphones thanks to Sharp's breakthrough 3D / 2D switchable touchscreen LCD screens.

Japanese Mascots For Fun And Profit... Especially Profit

Big eyes and a gentle smile... and the bigger and gentler, the better. That's what designers of 'Namisuke', Suginami City's dinosaur-like mascot, had in mind when bringing their advertising and merchandising campaign to life. Namisuke personifies Japan's mascot-mania, or as some say, characters gone wild!

Unforgettable Eco-Egg Hunting For Grown-Ups

I went on an early eco-egg hunt online this month. Guess what I found? I found a giant egg skyscraper eco-resort, a fair trade chicken, a solar powered rabbit building, an egg "tie" dying kit, and an innovative egg shaped eco-washing machine. Take a look.