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Starbucks Japan Wants Customers To Pay With Pens (Photos Inside)

Starbucks Japan Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Because nothings says cool like a stylish pen with coffee colored ink. Starbucks Japan already sells many NFC-enabled goods as well as accessories that are linked to a digital wallet. These can be used obviously for purchases. The recent addition to Starbucks Japan’s touch offerings for goods is a pen. the pen is very stylish that is equipped with ink

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Flying Motorbike Coming to The 46th Tokyo Motor Show 2019

Flying Motorbike Geek Impulse Tokyo Motor Show 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes A.L.I. Technologies Inc (Minato-ku, Tokyo) developed a motorbike-like floating vehicle. A.L.I. Technologies Inc has actually developed a flying motorbike vehicle. The prototype is planned for their booth at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show 2019 which takes place in October. The name of the vehicle is “Speeder.” To reduce the weight of the vehicle they have reinforced it with CFRR (carbon

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Ateneo Grand Splendid, The Most Beautiful Bookstore in The World!

Ateneo Grand Splendid Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ateneo Grand Splendid. Photo by @tashuffles Hidden among the busy and fashionable Recoleta neighborhood is a temple of books that captivates all who witness it. This bookstore is located in Buenos Aires, Argentina. You really get to see and appreciate the early 20th-century craftsmanship. It is quiet here, but also many conversations going on in a library tone. On the

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Apple Coke Is Here! Exclusive to Japan Though

Apple Coke Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Coca-Cola Japan Introduces Apple Coke For Fall. Coca-Cola Japan is known for its bottles being designed very creatively. There were the pink sakura petals for spring and their autumn leaves for the fall. It would seem this year they have outdone themselves once again. They decided on a new flavor, Apple Coke or Apple Coca-Cola, depending on how you want

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One Piece Creator Reveals The End of The Manga

One Piece Creator Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes One Piece Creator Might Be Retiring. Video Below One Piece Creator and Legend Eiichiro Oda recently gave a tour of his awesome home and let everyone know when it is he plans to end the long-running series masterpiece. When it comes to a manga/anime ending usually there is some sort of mourning and then it’s on to the next one

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Japan’s First Real Anti-Groping Device Sells out on Day One

Anti-Groping Device

Reading Time: 2 minutes It is well known that chikan (groping, particularly on trains) is an issue that people face when riding the train in Japan. But it seems like stationery company, Sachihata, have made baby steps in the right direction with their new Anti-Groping Device, a stamp that marks the criminal with UV ink, which can only be seen under a blacklight. The ink

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Hayao Miyazaki To Receive 2019 Sklar Creative Visionary Award

Sklar Creative Visionary Award Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Animation Filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki to be Honored with 2019 Sklar Creative Visionary Award This year the Sklar Creative Visionary Award will be going to the Academy Award Winning Filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki. If you are a regular reader, then you are someone who is familiar with his work. The award is meant to honor his achievements that have crossed cultures and

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