The high-end model of iRobot's cleaning robot "Roomba 780" will be available in 5 limited edition colors ONLY in Japan, starting October 28. It will be sold only on the official website and they are currently accepting advance orders.

Color variations are Champagne Gold, Cardinal Red, Passion Pink, Turquoise Blue, and Lavender. 100 units are available for each color.

Price: ¥79,800

GoPro HERO3+


Woodman Labs, Inc. unveiled the new GoPro model "GoPro HERO3+" on October 1 2013, and its exclusive Japanese agent, Tajima Motor Corporation, announced that they are planning to release "GoPro HERO3+" in November in Japan.

"GoPro HERO3+" features 40m waterproof housing, is 20% smaller and is able to continuously shoot 20% longer compared with previous models.

The flagship model called "HERO3+ Black Edition" offers you new modes "Super View" and "Auto-low light". "HERO3+ Silver Edition" enables you to shoot 1080P-60 and 720P-120.

Trinity - Lightning connector compliant key-shaped USB charging adapter


"Kii", a key-shaped USB charging adapter for devices with a Lightning connector, manufactured by America's Bluelounge Design will be out on September 25 from Trinity.

You will not be bothered by your charger's tangled cord in your bag anymore. With the accompanying double-ring, you can put "Kii" and your actual keys together to make it easy to carry around. The connector gets locked in when the cap is put on.

Price: ¥4,980
Color: Black, White




ATLAS Robot Unboxing - DARPA Robotics Challenge

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Ichiro achieved 4,000th hits in his professional baseball career


Congratulations, Ichiro!

On August 21, world-class Japanese baseball player, Ichiro Suzuki of the New York Yankees, achieved a historic milestone - a total of 4,000 hits in his professional career in Japan and U.S. combined. He hit into the left field for a base hit during the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium.

He became the first professional Japanese baseball player in history to have achieved 4,000 hits, and in Major league, he is the 3rd person who recorded it after Pete Rose and Ty Cobb.