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International Stationary & Office Products Fair Tokyo 2015

Japan is a nation of stationery lovers. People here love pens and staplers and folders and files and just about anything else related to this seemingly simple world. And you can see it all at ISOT 2015. Join Akira Daniel Duncan there for a look the latest in Japanese stationery and office products in this week's "On Site" report.
International Stationary & Office Products Fair Tokyo 2015 International Stationary & Office Products Fair Tokyo 2015

Gadgets Gadgets

The Building Blocks of the Future

On this edition of our "Gadgets" segment, we'll introduce a set of blocks being billed as a creative DIY platform that lets you make your own inventions. They're fun and easy, and help children of all ages channel their inner designer. This may sound a bit old-fashioned but these blocks are actually designed to be used with a tablet PC.
The Building Blocks of the Future The Building Blocks of the Future

Special Report Special Report

Stringing Together Design and Tradition

Kumihimo are cords made by braiding silk or cotton threads. Commonly used as a kimono accessory, the traditional technique used for making them is now being applied for modern products as well. We'll visit a business that's working to keep the tradition alive through both preservation and innovation in this "Special Report."
Stringing Together Design and Tradition Stringing Together Design and Tradition

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