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Watch Sony's new drone take off like a chopper

Technically Incorrect: Claiming its prototype drone can fly for 2 hours, and at 106 mph, Sony sends the gadget up, up and away.

By August 25, 2015

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Whisky in space! Japanese distillery sends booze to space station

We want to believe in whisky that's out of this world.

By August 4, 2015

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Festival in Japan features gigantic robot attendees can 'pilot' (Tomorrow Daily 212)

Super Guzzilla is a 33,000-pound robot, so we had to look into claims its manufacturer was allowing festivalgoers the opportunity to pilot it. Fortunately, it looks like nobody will be causing chaos with the big metal machine, as the "pilot" software happens entirely in VR.

By July 21, 2015

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Japanese festival attendees can pilot this huge robot...in VR (Tomorrow Daily 212)

Khail and Ashley discuss how festival goers in Japan can pilot a 33,000-pound robot, watch Valve's VR headset demo for "Portal" and explain how a lab grew a tiny beating heart from scratch. #TDRoboPilot

By July 21, 2015

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Apple, IBM to give 5 million iPads to Japanese seniors

Apple, extending its partnership with IBM, will also collaborate on apps to improve the wellness and connectivity of elderly people, starting in Japan.

By April 30, 2015

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Bellhop bots? This Japanese hotel will be run by robots

Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto, for helping me with my luggage. Hen-na Hotel in Japan is set to open with check-in bots and robot concierges, porters and maids. So we don't have to tip them, right?

By February 5, 2015

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DIY Dalek and dapper Time Lord battle in 'Japanese Doctor Who'

Dalek with legs? Cybermen in Spandex? Sonic Screwdriver as a sword flute? Crave chats with the "Japanese Doctor Who" filmmaker Joshua Kahan about why he gave the popular British sci-fi show the Tokusatsu touch.

By September 1, 2014

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Price of Nintendo's portable game player is portable too: It moves down

The price of the 2DS player will drop $30 on August 30, making the cost of the gadget a hundred bucks.

By August 20, 2015

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Experience a full loop-de-loop in VR with this wacky chair (Tomorrow Daily 232)

Ubisoft recently invested in MM-Company, the maker of a full-body VR chair called MMOne. Not only does this chair tilt 45 degrees left and right, it also lets the user do a full, seated flip while playing. Bring your fanciest barf bag!

By August 26, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 084: A Japanese e-paper bra, robot karate, all-electric watercraft and more

On today's show, we giggle at a Japanese bra that changes patterns and color with the right kind of contact, worry about the dangers of teaching robots karate, and start saving for the futuristic watercraft called the Quadrofoil.

By November 11, 2014