Video: Tricked-out Japanese toilet controlled by Android

Japan has long been a favorite destination for those interested in seeing or buying bizarre gadgets. 

Video: Clothbot creeps up your clothing

It might seem somewhat odd, but ever since I came across Hector from Saturn 3, robots have routinely creeped me out. Even supposedly cute ones like Johnny 5 and Wall-E have done little to lessen my aversion.

Air-conditioned clothing is big in Japan

It may not look all that cool, but desperate times call for desperate measures - even if it does mean wearing air-conditioned clothing.