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Welcome to Akihabara News V5.5 a.k.a “Access Denied”

I know, I know I promised you a new and refresh version of Akihabara News V5 design a few months ago and actually we were supposed to launch the V5.5 a.k.a “Access Denied” earlier this May, but due to some urgent work that required our[...]
Welcome to Akihabara News V5.5 a.k.a “Access Denied”

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Retro Akiba, Reader Pictures

Yesterday we posted some news regarding a very old compact digital video camera we own, a Panasonic SV-AV30. It looks like we’re not the only pack rats around here, let’s start with… Alkit from Hong-Kong with a “slightly us[...]
Retro Akiba, Reader Pictures

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Canon 5D Mark II, Visiting Akihabara

Today I went to meet an old friend of mine, an avid AkihabaraNews reader, and we decided to take a walk in Akihabara to get some use out of our Canon 5D Mark II. Here are some live pictures (taken a few hours ago) within the Akihabara [...]
Canon 5D Mark II, Visiting Akihabara
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Comment System Down

Sorry, but we have some problems at Akihabaranews.com today. We noticed the comment system stopped working yesterday, and we’re trying to quickly fix it!
Comment System Down

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Akiba Maid Cafe Style!

While most Geeks in the world are CRAZY about the Sony Ericsson Xperia X1, a pretty slick Windows Mobile phone (photo below), Japan decided to mock this news and preferred to stand for a National Public Holiday in the glory of… S[...]
Akiba Maid Cafe Style!
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Core 2 Extreme from Tsukumo!

As you could expect, the Tsukumo shops in Akihabara sell PC products, and their main building, that you can easily spot thanks to its big black tower, is located right in Chuo Dori, the main avenue. Tsukumo doesn’t only sell what[...]
Core 2 Extreme from Tsukumo!

Via Tsukumo

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How to make posting comments on Akihabara News better ?

Yep I must admit it, posting comments on Akihabara News is certainly not the easiest and straightforward thing to do, I’m pretty sure some of you had things to say but gave up because the system simply is not straight forward but[...]
How to make posting comments on Akihabara News better ?

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Where is he ? The GSP !

As you can see your favourite Colored Pig from Outter Space is missing today…but that’s because a baby version is on its way !! Prepare for the invasion of the planet ! PS: this video has strictly nothing in common with this news !!
Where is he ? The GSP !
Where is he ? The GSP !

Via Boo Hoo for you

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GSP madness continues !

Here is another photograph to prove to all of you that the Green Space Pig goes beyond the usual geographical frontiers, races, nationalities, cultures and sensibilities ! You too, do like this venerable reader of Akihabara News, sprea[...]
GSP madness continues !

Via Space Pig Mask

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NEW Akihabara News…Clean your Cache !!

We introduced the new design on Monday but it seems that some of you have difficulties to appreciate it fully, the thing is that the CSS is very different so if the page doesn’t show correctly, just clean your cache, press ctrl+F[...]
NEW Akihabara News…Clean your Cache !!

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A Tropical Pig

We all are Pigs, green and come from outer space, me you, everybody…after Hendrick, chilling…hmm sorry, seriously working at his office, we have Rition Billionaire (nickname) enjoying the weather on a peaceful Island…
A Tropical Pig

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Like Hendrick, join the GSP Brotherhood !

The GSP is of course the Green Space Pig !! And it seems that you guys had fun with the mask already as we started to receive pictures including this one with brother Hendrick, busy at the office, like a majority of Green Space Pigs ou[...]
Like Hendrick, join the GSP Brotherhood !

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Become a Green Space Pig !

Akihabara News is now offering you an amazing opportunity to become famous (at least for one day!) thanks to the Super Space Mask !! Just download the PDF and cut out the mask, next thing to do is wear it downtown, in the subway, the s[...]
Become a Green Space Pig !

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33 is the magic number!

Yes it is, April 30th 1974, the day the green space big was brought to this planet !! As 33 is the magic number, I, the Green Space Pig, aka Daimaou decided to offer you guys a brand new design for Akiba, and this, thanks to www.Dondy.[...]
33 is the magic number!

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