The Perfect Office - Piccolo Led Task Light, Borderless AOC Monitor and more
Mon, 11/26/2012 - 14:22
We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every week we'll assemble a perfect office, and we'd like you to help us. What equipment would the perfect office have?
There's some fresh gadgets and accessories for you here. There's the fun Redstone Ore light-up block for Minecraft fans out there. There's also the beautiful Piccolo Led Task Light for your lighting needs. And what about saving some lifes with the amazing Leatherman Raptor tool? Don't forget that you may suggest via twitter: @paulogabriel - I hope you enjoy these! Cheers. ;)
Minecraft Light-Up Redstone Ore
Are you one of those folks who live building up stuff in the world of Minecraft, brick by brick? Assuming you have answered in the affirmative, then here we are with the rather quirky $24.99 Minecraft Light-Up Redstone Ore which would definitely be an instant hit with with Minecraft fans. After all, basically anything you can dream up of building, why not do it with pixels? Inspired by Minecraft and made by ThinkGeek, the Minecraft Light-Up Redstone Ore works this way – you need to tap to activate light in low, medium, and bright shades, and it is guaranteed to keep pigmen out.
I guess you can more or less say that this is THE night light for fans of Minecraft, and needless to say, this is also an officially licensed Minecraft collectible so you need not worry about someone knocking on your door in the wee hours of the morning to ask you about purchasing knock-offs. Made out of ABS plastic, it will glow with internal LEDs, and is powered by a couple of AA batteries. (at Coolest Gadgets)
64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
With the advance of technology and improvement of computer specifications, USB 3.0 is becoming mainstream. Large capacity of high-speed transmission has become a basic need of storage devices, and people showing their personal style and taste through digital accessories is an increasingly popular trend. The N005 Pro is an upgrade of the successful N005, targeting advanced users and professionals with a further enhancement of the USB 3.0 performance. Especially in terms of data read times, the increase in speed is more than double. The aluminum case displays an elegant texture, and the compact, lightweight design combines aesthetics with functionality. (at 7 Gadgets)
Piccolo Led Task Light
You spent a lot of time curating the thinnest, most stylish items to place on your desk — don't ruin the effect by lighting it all with a behemoth of a lamp. The Piccolo LED Task Light should blend perfectly into such an environment. Crafted from anodized aluminum, the Piccolo's body is less than half an inch in diameter, and supplies plenty of warm light with a touch switch for dimming things down a bit. Don't have an outlet nearby? Not to worry, as it can run on USB power. Available with your choice of an etched glass, black anodized aluminum, or Italian marble base. (at Uncrate)
Hopefully you'd never have to use it, but should the need arise, you'll certainly be glad to have the Leatherman Raptor at hand. Developed for uniformed medics, this scissor-like multi-tool features 420HC stainless steel shears, a strap cutter, a carbide glass breaker, a ring cutter, a ruler, and an oxygen tank wrench. Available May 2013. (at Uncrate)
Twelve South HiRise For MacBook
HiRise elevates your laptop up off your desk, reducing neck strain and creating a more comfortable work setting. (at Like Cool)
Borderless AOC i2367fh monitor
The AOC i2367fh monitor can be considered to be a virtually borderless 23-inch monitor, making it the ideal setup for not only workstations but gaming machines as well. Sporting an Advanced High-Performance In-Plane Switching (IPS) technology as well as a whopping 50,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, we are talking about top notch enhanced picture quality here, where it will be accompanied by higher definition, better color accuracy and greater light transmission.
You will not find it difficult to hook up Blu-ray players, video game consoles as well as a slew of other compatible devices effortlessly thanks to the integrated HDMI port as well as integrated speakers which do away with the need for external audio.
The bezel itself measures a near invisible 2mm, making the monitor look extremely sleek and of course, borderless. Not only that, the AOC i2367fh monitor comes with an artistic design which also boasts of a metallic hook-shaped stand, letting you enjoy two different setup modes of viewing – one as a photo frame style sans a base, and the other as an ordinary function stand. (at Coolest Gadgets)