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The Mimi Car (mimi means ear in Japanese) is on display at the Combined Exhibition of Advanced Technologies (CEATEC), Japan's largest consumer electronics show. The car is a marketing scheme to canvas the exhibition's attendees about their ideas for vehicles in the future.

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Rebecca J. Rosen is a senior editor at The Atlantic, where she oversees the Business Channel. She was previously an associate editor at The Wilson Quarterly.

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