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    Is China The New Frontier in Tech? IFA Is Betting On It

    Every year, the IFA trade show in Berlin is the biggest Consumer electronics show in Europe — one that rivals CES in sheer size and attendees. Now the folks over at Messe Berlin are hoping to relocate some of that success to the Asian market. This week, they launched the first ever CE China in Shenzhen. With […]

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    Hello Kitty Creepers Shoes Are A Fad Overload

    It looks like the creeper comeback tour has finally hit cruising altitude — the suddenly popular shoes have finally gotten the vaunted Hello Kitty treatment. Getting Miley Cyrus and Rihanna to bump your kicks will do wonders, sure, but you haven’t really arrived until you get good with Sanrio’s star. Looks like Sanrio has given […]

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    Doraemon and Hello Kitty Team Up For Super Cute Merch

    The stars have aligned — better prepare for a cute overload now that Doraemon and Hello Kitty have finally teamed up. The two companies behind the massively popular Japanese cartoon characters agreed to license a crossover line of merchandise back in July, and now we’re finally getting a look at some of finished products. Besides […]

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    Hello Kitty Diving Suit Is Crazy Expensive, Yet Priceless

    Here we thought we had found the hottest swimwear of 2015, and not a day later, we’ve already been proven wrong. In a world with a fully decked out Hello Kitty diving dry suit, what need is there for other swimwear? Bikini sellers might as well pack it in, too. Game’s over. The black full-body […]

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    Hello Kitty Robot Revolution Continues with Latest Chogokin Model

    They think they’re being sly about it, but we’re onto them — we’ve been keeping a diligent eye on the proliferation of Hello Kitty robots. Let’s not forget this mechanized war machine from last year, and we definitely haven’t forgotten about the humble progenitor, this Hello Kitty robot mop thing — it was the indignity […]

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    Hello Kitty Now Has Her Own Official Lip Balm

    Well, you’re going to need to throw some lip balm into your purse anyway, so you might as well make sure it’s cute. Sanrio and Softlips have gotten together to create a limited edition line of Hello Kitty lip balm, and it’s launching this summer. The Softlips Cube 5-in-1 Lip Care will get a Hello […]

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    Hello Kitty to Star in Feature Film in 2019

    Sanrio is looking to put Marvel to shame in the early hype department. News is getting out now that Sanrio is financing and producing a Hello Kitty feature film with a targeted release date of 2019. Calling it now — the Hello Kitty trailer will own Comic-Con 2018. Deadline reports that Sanrio is using their […]

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    Hello Kitty Gets Her Own Watch Face on Android Wear

    Android Wear, Google’s smartwatch operating system, has really racked up the custom watch faces over its relatively short existence. Now sitting at over 1,500 watch faces available on the Google Play store, Google is adding 17 new faces this week, including the Hello Kitty face we’ve been waiting for since pretty much the beginning. Watch […]

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    22 Amazing Hello Kitty Facts

    We like to think of ourselves as Hello Kitty experts around here—the mouthpiece that our feline friend needs. But, she’s full of surprises, that one. We’ve had our understanding of Hello Kitty rocked during her career Renaissance of the past few years, and now we’re ready to package up all those knowledge bombs in list […]

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    Even Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un Likes Hello Kitty

    Who could possibly open up North Korea to outside culture? Who could convince the Kim dynasty to officially sanction the appearance of anything related to mainstream capitalist enterprise? Who, in 2015, could succeed where even Dennis Rodman had failed? Oh, I think you know. Proving that there really is no corner of the world she […]

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    Hello Kitty Gets Her Very Own Live Show on the West End

    Hello Kitty’s road to superstardom is about to run through London in a big way—she’s headed to the stage this October, when Hello Kitty Live – Fashion & Friends debuts on the West End. According to Broadway World, Sanrio is getting together with Live Nation, Zen Tiger Live and WME Entertainment to create the live […]

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    Finally, Someone Made Hello Kitty T-Shirts for Dudes

    That Hello Kitty is currently in her pop culture prime is unarguable. She’s got toys, cartoons, merchandise, cafes and airplanes, a collection unrivaled by any other popular figure, real or otherwise (the airplanes really put her over the top). But! Until now, she’s been limited to women by her marketing people. No longer—Hello Kitty is […]