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Virus Protection Of The Gods

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You can valiantly beat many a deadline with a cold, flu, hangover, and worse, but if your computer catches a virus or your phone bricks, you’re dead meat. Every Japanese shrine sells o-mamori charms to keep you from getting sick, but what about protecting your precious electronics? Enter the Kanda Myojin shrine, with o-mamori for the next millennium!

This rather quaintly-designed set includes a postage stamp-sized sticker for your phone, a somewhat larger strip for your computer, and a wallet card (in case the gods ask to see it before deciding whether or not to sic the latest evilcode on you).

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What good will it do to beat it across the street before that speeding taxi gets you, or ace the exam you didn’t study for, if you can’t Instagram it?

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Writing mystery books set in Tokyo is mostly what I do, but I also blog about the odd stuff I see every day in Japan. I'm a graduate of Stanford University and the Sendagaya Japanese Institute in Tokyo, and a member of the International Thriller Writers, the Mystery Writers of America, and Sisters In Crime. When I'm not in Tokyo, I live in San Francisco. I also host a travel site called The Tokyo Guide I Wish I'd Had, so if you're headed to Japan and want to check out the places I take my friends when they're in town, take a look!

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