Items tagged with Hello Kitty

Sometimes you have to step back and not take life so serious, as challenging as that might be with everything going on these days. In an effort to help, Google is providing a "bit of escapism" by injecting pop culture characters into its search service, brought to virtual life on your smartphone or tablet through the wonders of augmented reality. It's a silly little thing, but we all need a little bit of silliness from time to time, don't we? To that end, Google is focusing on a handful of characters from classic Japanese anime, games, and TV shows. Characters that are viewable in AR include Evangelion, Hello Kitty, Gomora, Gundam, Pac-Man (shown above), and Ultraman. "Now, you can have these... Read more...
Just what the world has been waiting for: A Hello Kitty designer flash drive. Mimoco has been creating character-based USB flash drives in its Mimobot line. Favorites from Star Wars, Halo and other characters in the geek pantheon are staples of the line. Starting next month, Hello Kitty and her friends will join Darth Maul, Han Solo and Master Chief. For Hot Hardware readers who are unaware of the popular cartoon cat from Japan, she turns 35 this year. The Mimobot line with Sanrio, HK's creator, will start with the Hello Kitty x Mimobot, but then expand to include her friends Badtz-Maru, My Melody, Kuromi, Keroppi, Cochocat and TuxedoSam. The drives will range from 2GB to 16GB and also will be... Read more...