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Why Toyota's Scion brand may sell more cars after it's dead and buried

Scion, Toyota's so-called "youth brand" is being shuttered, but many of its models will live to sell another day, albeit with Toyota badging. Here's why that's probably great for sales.

By February 5, 2016

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Sleep smart: Japanese mattress adjusts air pressure for better rest

Hiroshima-based Molten Corp is hoping to assist the elderly and the injured with its new Leios mattress, which helps reduce bedsores and promotes better blood circulation during sleep.

By January 15, 2016

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Japanese candy + Nerdist's Jessica Chobot = Awesome (Tomorrow Daily 285 show notes)

We take a closer look at our favorite Tomorrow Daily stories of the week, and welcome Nerdist's own Jessica Chobot for a segment full of Japanese candy tests.

By December 10, 2015

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Deep Dive: Jessica Chobot tests Japanese candy with us (Tomorrow Daily 285)

Ashley and Jeff discuss bionic cats, firefighting drones and 8-player NES games. Also, Jessica Chobot from "Nerdist News" joins us to try out Japanese candy.

By December 10, 2015

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Japanese company creating a robot companion for your desk

MJI Robotics has almost completed its More Joyful Innovation Communication Robot, an egg-shaped cyber companion with a 5-inch screen, built-in cameras and telephone functionality.

By December 9, 2015

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So fresh and so clean: Japanese smartphone can be washed with soap and water

The Digno Rafre, a new offering from Kyocera, is designed to be washed with foamy soap and hot water, addressing concerns over phones being hotbeds of bacteria.

By December 4, 2015

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The Honda NSX was a Japanese mid-engined masterpiece

There is a new Honda NSX on its way, but before we get our hands on it, lets look back at what made this car such a favourite amongst real and virtual drivers the world over.

By November 17, 2015

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Nissan Teatro For Dayz concept is a Japanese social-media mood ring (pictures)

Nissan's small car concept, unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show, has customizable exterior screens and an interior projector system that makes the car a blank canvas for Millenials.

12 Images By October 27, 2015

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Popular Japanese dolls get robotic skeletons (Tomorrow Daily 261)

Ashley discusses Microsoft Research's newest innovation aimed at animators, Dollfie dolls with custom-made robot insides and an artistic concept that turns two cheap plastic bags into a more stylish tote.

By October 20, 2015

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Japan's Dollfie dolls get robot bodies custom crafted by YouTuber (Tomorrow Daily 261 show notes)

For years, YouTube user RozenZebet has been making custom robot bodies for Japan's popular Dollfie dolls, transforming them into what he calls "Dancing Dolls." This is the first we've ever seen them in action, though, so we couldn't help but share them with you.

By October 20, 2015