Rakuten is selling a unique accessory called the NoteBook Case that's perfect for iPad owners that often hit the road. This enclosure adds a functional keyboard and a lithium polymer battery in a package that looks similar to a MacBook Pro. It costs 5,980 yen, which is roughly $74. Rakuten is a Buy.com partner, so there's a chance that this product will be available in other countries in the near future.
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