Electric Skateboard Review

Today we take a lookie at my spanking new electric skateboard called the Yuneec E-GO Cruiser - probably the best 700 USD I've ever spent. Here it is being taken for a whirl around Akihabara.


posted by  Yubi | 2 years, 1 month ago | 4 comments

?????? Hyakumonogatari Kaidankai

Translated from Edo Tokyo Kaii Hyakumonogatari March 17th: A black-spotted, two-tailed cat appeared suddenly, slinking around the Motoyoshi family farmhouse. The son of the family, Genjiro, was fon...

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Japan’s Largest Treehouse is a Sprawling Structure Built Around a 300-year Old Tree
all photos by Koji Fujii / Nacasa and Partners Inc.

Japanese Treehouse Creator Takashi Kobayashi has built over 120 treehouses in the past 15 years. When it comes to treehouses, his name is kno...

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Nigerian student solves 30-year-old maths equation in his first semester at Tokai University

Ufot Ekong, who studied at Tokai University in Tokyo, achieved a first class degree in electrical engineering and scored the best marks at the university since 1965, the Flotilla Magazine reported....

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Bandai - Online Gachapon service "Net de Capsule"

Bandai unveiled its new "Net de Capsule" service, which allows you to remotely play and buy a Gachapon (capsule toy) online at home. Net de Capsule is a joint project between Bandai and N...

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Fujiko F. Fujio (Doraemon) Museum in Kawasaki

We ask you, who didn't grow up with Doraemon? This iconic, robotic cat has become part of our childhood whether or not you grew up in Japan. For most of us, Doraemon symbolizes our childhood and we...

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Surprise Announcement at MF Bunko J Summer School Festival 2015: "Re: Life in a Different World from Zero" TV Anime Greenlit

A surprise announcement was made at the event MF Bunko J Summer School Festival 2015 held at UDX in Akihabara, Tokyo on July 19. During a special MF Bunko J stage event held from 12:00-12:30 p.m.


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5 Essential Things Every Gamer Needs to do in Tokyo - IGN

Make sure these stops are on your list. I'd be willing to bet that almost every gamer has some kind of connection to Japan. This country, after all, is one of the epicentres of our favourite pastim...

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5 Spring Flower Festivals Around Tokyo | Tokyo Cheapo

may be Japan 's most famous blossoms, but that doesn't mean its other blossoms should be overlooked! Many places in Japan come alive with color during springtime, and different festivals are held t...

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A Japanese Engineer Hijacked a Cleaning Robot and Turned it Into an Artist

His name is Mr. Head. He used to be a janitor but last year he made a radical career shift. Now he’s an impressive, sought-after painter who creates abstract splatter paintings in the vein of Jac...

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