Ok, Prudence, Robyn and Dive have all posted some rockin' photographs of their blogging environments - home and/or office. Instead of photos of my messy desk and the GG super-computer-that-isn't (feck, no G5s, Macbook Pros, iMacs, etc.), here are a couple of images of things I would like to have:
I'm sure the screens above could be incorporated somehow into the (oft-mentioned-on-this-site) Eropod 500...
... and an iPhone would also be a most welcome addition to my life.
I'm the first to admit that I'm a geek-phreak. I could quite happily spend the rest of my life tinkering around on computers and learning new programs and systems. To me, the most appealing things about Japan are the amazing technology and kick-arse gadgets.
Of course, reality slaps you in the face faster than Microsoft can release patches for its OS flaws, and I quickly discovered that some Japanese inventions are not quite the futuristic innovations I had envisioned:
And although I am reticent for Vic to worry about my brolly obsession ...
From all the incredible things on offer in this crazy land, the thing that is most likely to make an appearance at GGHQ over the next week or so is a rice omelette. Now, I don't cook, so I don't mean of the culinary variety. This rice omelette mouse cover (complete with tomato sauce) could only come from a land as obsessed with food as Japan: