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Entries from October 2007

Stunning HDR photos of Japan, mostly Okinawa

October 26th, 2007 · 4 Comments

HDR Japan is a relatively new website featuring High Dynamic Range photos of Okinawa and other parts of Japan taken by some very talented photographers. I hope they don't mind me using one of the photos to show off their work. It's a very professional-looking website, built with the Joomla content management system.

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Tags: Cool Website · Oooh, Look!

kinda dumb.

October 25th, 2007 · 1 Comment

A glasses retail chain in Japan made a splash on various blogs and news sites lately with a new mobile site that lets you try on specs using your camphone. In reality, all you do is download an overlay and put it over a photo. Hardly very innovative or convenient. Here I'm using a random […]

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Tags: General

Sony Rolly at Gizmodo meetup

October 24th, 2007 · 7 Comments

It's too dark to take a picture of anything else. This is the dumbest product in the $300-400 range I've ever seen. Basically, it blinks, rolls around and plays music via Bluetooth. That's all.

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Tags: General

Gizmodo meetup in Shibuya 10/24/2007

October 23rd, 2007 · 5 Comments

Adam Frucci, one of the authors of the Gizmodo gadget blog, is visiting Japan, finding all kinds of weird stuff I never knew existed. There's a meetup scheduled for 7:30 tomorrow at Toriyoshi in Shibuya. I'll be there.

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Tags: News

For the women out there: All you need to know about men

October 19th, 2007 · 14 Comments

You'll, ah, want to listen to this with headphones. The people around you might not be as in tune as you to the deep and profound wisdom in the message. I can just picture all the people in the control booth and behind the cameras, completely speechless. Maybe you can tell, but I have the […]

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Tags: General

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