Generate your own QR code

Generate your own QR code

You may have seen those pictures before while browsing Japanese sites. That image is called a QR code. It’s basically a 2D barcode. With Japan’s citizen’s being among the top tech savvy in the world, these codes provide easy access to information for many. What Japan Thinks posted an article...

Read more
The Mecha Mobile Phone

The Mecha Mobile Phone

If by chance you live in Korea, use Softbank as your carrier, or can get your hands on Korean import mobile phones you are in luck. The Toshiba 815T now has a street date of April 26th. This Transformers like Mecha phone is a real phone with a 3.2 megapixel...

Read more
MIXI, Japan’s MySpace

MIXI, Japan’s MySpace

With the big names in Social sites being Myspace and Facebook here in the USA, you may be wondering what does everyone in Japan use. While many Japanese are starting to venture onto Myspace, since they have a global version in many different languages (including Japanese), the majority of people...

Read more