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Introducing the Internet Umbrella

Discussion in 'News' started by Easy Rhino, May 15, 2007.

  1. Easy Rhino

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    The inventive folks at Pileus LLC in Tokyo, Japan have created an umbrella that allows users to take pictures with a digital camera and upload them to photo-sharing websites via a wireless connection. The umbrella also has a GPS and a digital compass, which uses Google Earth so you won't get lost.
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    Source: Daily Mail
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    Why do people need this?
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    why do people NOT need this???
  4. Chewy

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    that thing owns if I lived in Japan and was rich, or just was rich I would get one!

    Umbrelas protect you from the sun so I could see myself sitting on a beach or traveling across dunes with one lol. they do use umbrelas alot more in Japan than in the western hemisphere.
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    Chewy's right. I'm willing to bet this would actually sell in Japan.
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    would sell in major citys, but i can just see after a few months of being used the od be here and there will come off and then bang a bit of water and you go numb lol
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    Japan comes up with funky shit, most of which isn't practical but "just to do it."
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    How many days would you carry around an umbrella just to have the camera?
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    Well now you cant get lost on the beach :)
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    i will buy 100! wait, 50! wait, just 1! wait, i don't need it :D
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    i want internet underwear - can you imagine porn constantly playing in your pants? the ladies would love it!

    [/reality distortion]
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    Mussels! We must market this idea together! :D
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    That is sig worthy. lol
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    is it wather proof?
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    yes, pornopants, a new product brought to you by Mussels, caboose and sons.
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    And I'll wait for pornopants XTX :rockout:
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