Musical Instruments Shopping in Tokyo

For those of you who want to find a place to shop for musical instruments, Ochanomizu is the place to go. Prices are much better than in those shops in department stores, and the selection is yuuug...

posted by  banzaitokyo | 12 months ago | 0 comments

Japanese high-tech toilets standardise icons to help confused tourists

It's long been a conundrum for visitors to Japan: how do you actually use the toilet? For more than 35 years, the "washlet"—also known in some parts as the "super toilet"—has baffled the unwary tra...

posted by  banzaitokyo | 12 months ago | 1 comment

Arduino in Japan and Akihabara?

Arduino, arguably the most popular micro controller platform, is popular in Japan too. Japan has a wide range of made-in-Japan and made-for-Japan micrcocontroller platforms. They come with accompan...

posted by  Yubi | 1 year, 2 months ago | 1 comment


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