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Japanese Technology from the Future Friday!

This week we've learned that Japan's formed a body to (very softly) police/advise on cryptocurrencies like BitCoin, Japan's 3D printing industry showing more and more life signs, and a relatively unknown powered exoskeleton maker is seeing some pretty cool progress! 

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Crocs Japan releases burger sandals

Burger Crocs?
Crocs
is going to start selling the burger-like Crocband Hamburger Clog for 4,900 yen on July 15 in Japan. It will be sold exclusively at their online store.

Crocband Hamburger Clog is made based on Crocs's classic "Crocband" model, and has the design of a burger over the entire edge of the sandal.

Toranomon character goods are now available

The new mascot character, "Toranomon" of the new Tokyo skyscraper complex Toranomon Hills has been receiving great response, and tons of people have already visited there to take a photo with Toranomon's statue.

A lot of AkihabaraNews readers liked our past coverage about Toranomon, too:

URGENT TOKYO WEATHER UPDATE

URGENT TOKYO WEATHER UPDATE

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