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Thanko launches MP3 streaming device

Thanko launches MP3 streaming device

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Thanko has released a new MP3 streaming device called the i2i Stream. What's special about this latest launch is that it allows you to share what you’re listening to with your friends within a 10m radius. All you have to do is plug your MP3 player into... >>

Thanko revamps USB fan necktie for summer 08

Thanko revamps USB fan necktie for summer 08

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Those lucky Japanese office workers won't know what's hit them with Thanko's second-gen take on the USB tie fan. New for 2008 is a fabric material, so much more comfortable than last year's plastic. >>

Waterproof MP3 player from Thanko

Waterproof MP3 player from Thanko

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If you're off to sunnier climes this summer, why not pack one of Thanko's dinky MP3 devices. You can load up 1GB of tunes and then paddle in the pool down to a depth of 10m (a very deep pool obviously) whilst listening to something serene. No price as... >>

Waterproof your laptop

Waterproof your laptop

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So this may look ridiculous but it's one of those innovations that everyone should be kicking themselves about and saying, "Why didn't I think of that?" (and why am I now not rolling in massive amounts of money and being crowned inventor of the year).... >>

Thanko offers motorised fun for Wii gamers

Thanko offers motorised fun for Wii gamers

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We're hankering after Thanko's remote controlled TV stand, capable of lighting 110lbs worth of display up to 130cm, aimed specifically at Wii gamers. Shame it's (a) Japanese, and (b) well expensive. >>

"Phantom" mouse could save your job

"Phantom" mouse could save your job

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We've seen similar solutions in the past such as the "Panic Button", but this is actually a more discrete option... A small red button on the top and front of this ordinary looking-mouse could save you from getting a right ticking off if you're using... >>

USB necktie fan cools down office workers

USB necktie fan cools down office workers

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This bonkers Japanese innovation gives you a USB powered fan in the knot of the tie to blow cool air in your face. Good for that permanently wind-swept look we suppose... >>

Thanko USB AM/FM Radio

Thanko USB AM/FM Radio

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Thanko's USB AM/FM Radio is a masterclass in minimalist design. It plus into your computer via USB and can receive and record AM and FM radio. $73.93, link below. >>

Thanko's "ears-free" bone conduction headphones

Thanko's "ears-free" bone conduction headphones

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Thanko's "bone conduction" headphones are available now on GeekStuff4U. The big selling point for these $92.75 headphones is that they are "ears-free" so when you wear them, you can still hear sounds around you - kind of the opposite of noise-cancelling... >>