13 New Ideas From Japan
Japan continues to lead the way in innovation. The home of the robot pet and anime cartoons, The Land of the Rising Sun keeps churning out devices to make life easier. We’ve gathered 13–a baker’s dozen–of them together for you today.
Coming soon to a Wal-Mart near you.
The noodle-eating hair guard
Someone to hold you tight, while you sleep at night
For when the rug gets away from the rug rats
You need never fear the rain again
Swiss gardening tool
For when you can’t hold your up on that long ride home
If the Wicked Witch had had one, Dorothy would have been in trouble
When you’re in too big a hurry to blow
Ingenious commuter sleep aid
Soothing goggles relieve stress on the run
Control freaks rejoice; knife makers work out counter strategy
Hay fever sufferers have a new weapon in the battle against the runny nose
That’s it for Pixelaneous #22: Ahead of the Crowd.
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