U.F.O soap pump: an extraterrestrial way to keep germs away

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There have always been queries regarding existence of life outside our world, resulting in constant research and space expeditions. If you are an enthusiast of such explorations and extraterrestrial lives, you might be charmed by this awesome alien ship inspired… the U.F.O. Soap Pump !


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What car interfaces may look like in 10 years?

There were several “concept” cars for display at the Tokyo Motor Show 2011. However, Mitsubishi’s opinion of how automobile interfaces may look like in the next 10 years was a little more interesting. Called the EMIRAI automotive interface, the car featured a curved, touch-screen rear projection display.


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The Sense-Roid is a machine that emulates hugging when you embrace it

A warm ‘hug’ brings in the much needed comfort and assurance at times of distress or difficulties. Perhaps that is why researchers at the University of Electro Communications, Tokyo have developed a hugging machine that replicates the emotional gesture with the help of a humanoid device fitted with pressure sensors.


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New touchscreen vending machines in Japan

Touch screen vending machines have started surfacing only recently. And if you think they are cool, then let’s just say Tokyo already has something better. The new touch-based system called aCure, installed in the Shinagawa Station in Tokyo, is probably the inception of the next generation vending machines. Photo-realistic images of the beverage, a much improved user interface and a whole range of available beverages are just a few things included.


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