Related: Seeing Currys charge £50 for a store-brand switch box (Sandstrom) somehow reminded me of when they tried to pass off their Matsui brand as actual Japanese tech. >.>
@Jo wait what
@Tiro The £50 switcher box or that they tried to pass off Matsui as Japanese?
@Tiro And here's a NYT article on the Matsui brand (They even had the guts to use the slogan "Japanese Technology Made Perfect" despite none of its products or its components being built anywhere near Japan. ):
@Jo I just looked it up and gotta admit I was fooled by the Matsui branding lol
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