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The Perfect Office #94

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) iLike Silver Pendant For all facebook addicteds. (at Gadgt-o) Astroturf Aeron Chair Makoto Azuma collaborated with Herman Miller to create this custom Aeron chair covered in green AstroTurf, a type of artificial grass. The chair’s functional parts, like the wheels and knobs are left uncovered for easy operation. The chair will be on display at the Tokyo Herman Miller store this summer. (at Design Milk) Arcade Light Switch If your love for token-powered gaming borders on the obsessive, you'll likely love this Arcade Light Switch. Made using actual arcade machine push buttons, these switches install just like any other light switch, are available in a wide range of color combinations, and make a great finishing touch for a retro-heavy game room. (at Uncrate) Incase Headphones Incase is well known for its minimalist design tendencies, so it's no surprise that the company's new Incase Headphones are so subdued. Sporting monochrome black bodies with lime green accents, the new collection includes Sonic Over Ear, Reflex On Ear, Pivot On Ear and Capsule In Ear models, and feature shapes designed to fit your head as well as speakers designed to sound as balanced and natural as possible — sorry, bassheads. (at Uncrate) Iogear bluetooth mini keyboard IOGEAR have extended their keyboard range with the addition of their new Multi-Link Bluetooth Mini Keyboard that is capable of switching between six Bluetooth devices from up to 30 feet away using convenient Hot Keys and an iPad Home button. The new ultra-slim Multi-Link keyboard GKB601B measures just 9.125 in. x 4.5 in and weighs just 0.35 lb its been designed with a slight arc to the keyboard to provide more ergonomic typing. (at Geeky Gadgets) Eee Pad Transformer 2 The Asus Eee Pad Transformer 2 will feature a quad core processor, and considering that we heard yesterday that Asus were working on a new 13 inch Android based laptop that will uses NVIDIA’s quad core Kal-El processor. (at Geeky Gadgets)

The Perfect Office #93

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Bookends by Goodwin+Goodwin Bookends inspired by film endings. (at Holy Cool) Postcup The postcard mug. (at 7 Gadgets) UCube Artfully designed with science in mind, these desktop UCube speakers deliver a powerful 170-degree field of sound in an an equally impressive 3.25-inch package. The surprisingly small speakers require only two cables and no external power supply, meaning less mess on your desk without sacrificing sound. Rather than being limited by standard USB port five-volt-max output, the UCube's "smart" power supply stores energy during low level song passages so the amp can reach up to 15 watts per speaker when needed. Put simply, the system delivers crisp clean sound without breaking up when you crank the dial to 10. Adding to the kick, the "Balanced Mode Radiator" offers a full audio range, flat-diaphragm driver that delivers more than enough powerful sound to fill the room. (at Cool Hunting) Logitech Wireless Speaker Wireless speaker for iPad, iPhone or iPod touch: Unchain your music with seamless Bluetooth audio streaming; Long-range wireless: Place the speaker wherever you want, up to 50 feet from your Apple iOS mobile device (Actual wireless range will vary with use, settings and environmental conditions.). (at 7 Gadgets)

The Perfect Office #92

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Tetris style sticky notes Every time you write a note you can sing that nifty theme song. (at Design Milk) HandyShell iPad 2 Case Like most semi-functional cases the HandyShell does more than just protect the iPad 2 with a thermoplastic polyurethane and polycarbonate housing. It also features a unique pop-out handle on the back that can be swiveled around for propping up the tablet in different orientations. And for a variety of other applications including hanging it in the kitchen so it can bang against pots and pans, or as a faux neck for playing your iPad as a small guitar. I also like the raised curved ridge on the back which provides something else to grip onto when holding the iPad in your hand. (at Oh Gizmo!) BeoSound 8 BeoSound 8 delivers breathtaking sound performance and offers elegant design and a simple user interface. It is a fantastic solution for enjoying digital music either from your iPod, iPhone, iPad, PC or MAC. (at 7 Gadgets) Logitech Optical Gaming Mouse G400 The whole point of coming up with the G400 was to take everything that was good and right with the MX518, and in a stroke of engineering genius, to make it even better. Logitech were very careful not to change anything that was already perfected, such as the shape, tracking consistency, button layout, and legendary durability. Heck, Logitech even managed to make something better cost the same. First of all, the 1800 DPI sensor has been upgraded to a higher-resolution 3600 DPI version, so to put it in plain English, this makes it fully possible for you to perform high-speed turns without having to do wide hand sweeps, all the while maintaining fidelity. To keep up with the trend, you can also adjust DPI levels on the fly (to 400, 800, 1800, and now 3600 DPI) without the need for any software. As it is just an upgraded version of the MX518 sensor, you can expect to enjoy a similar tracking consistency 0.5% cursor to hand movement variance at up to 140 IPS, depending on surface) that you have come to know and love. (at Coolest Gadgets) Sony NEX-C3 Interchangeable Lens Camera Sony describes the Nex-C3 as ‘the worlds smallest, lightest interchangeable lens camera with APS-C sized sensor, it comes with a 16.2 effective (16.5 total) megapixel Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor, and it is capable of recording HD video in 720p at 30 frames per second. The NEX-C3 comes with a range of different ‘Picture Effect’ settings, which include Pop Colour, Retro Photo, High-key, High Contrast Monochrome, Toy Camera, Posterisation (Colour, B/W), Partial Colour (Red, Yellow, Blue, Green). (at Geeky Gadgets)

The Perfect Office #91

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Libreria ABC Bookcases An amazing series of bookcases designed to holdbooks of all heighetss. The main idea behind the series is that they're produced in letters, letting you store your books filled with words inside actual words. (at Core77) Converge Converge is a docking station that shows off your electronics while they charge. Wires slip in easily, stay in place with the help of soft TPE grips, and stay out of sight. (at 7 Gadgets) TDK Sound Cube The TDK Sound Cube is the smallest in their range; although, at 25.5cm³ it’s no pipsqueak. A powerful speaker on each of the Cube’s four sides gives you 360° of party-starting audio; and the sturdy leather handle on top just screams “pick me up!”. (at 7 Gadgets) NZXT Avatar S Gaming Mouse The Avatar S features an adjustable DPI which include setting for 400DPI, 800DPi and 1600DPI, and it features 5 different programmable media keys, which can be programmed with a range of macro’s. (at Geeky Gadgets) Microsoft’s Wireless Desktop 2000 Encrypts Your Keystrokes If you’re concerned about keyjacking attacks, in which a wireless keyboard’s signal is intercepted and information extracted from the stream, this might be of interest to you. Microsoft’s new Wireless Desktop 2000 has 128-bit AES encryption built right in. Not much help if someone’s looking over your shoulder, but at least they can’t snatch your credentials right out of the air. The keyboard has lots of media and shortcut keys, those irritating non-separated F keys, and a “pillow texture” palm rest. The mouse doesn’t look very interesting, unfortunately, but at $40 for the set, there’s not much to complain about. A good option for the security-conscious business. (at Crunch Gear)

The Perfect Office #90

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Lamp With Floral Detail Diffuser Known for his wonderfully whimsical designs, designer Marcel Wanders stays true to his style with this lamp featuring a floral detail diffuser, from Flos. The Can Can lamp makes its first impression with a clean, minimalist exterior boasting a simple silhouette and a modern, glossy finish. But the lasting impression comes from beneath – the floral detail diffuser is definitely the star of this show, with its ornate detailing and colorful color palette while diffusing the glare from the bulb. Hang this pendant lamp solo or in a cluster, over a table, reading nook or along the bar. And make a sophisticated style statement. (at Trendir) Duet Coffee Press + Tea Infuser Pot A hybrid of a coffee press and a tea infuser, just decide what you'd like to have, and change the interchangeable rods accordingly. The attached mesh coffee filter can be easily changed into a tea infusing basket that snaps right into place, and with that you've got yourself a tea infuser! (at Holy Cool) Dynamic High Grade Performance Premiere Headphones The HD 595 is the top-of-the-line headphone of the audiophile 500 series range, boasting a new level of comfort and sound quality. Features include our E.A.R. technology and a highly constant,compressed cellulose fleece to reduce total harmonic distortion. Velour ear pads and high-quality leatherette headband both provide outstanding comfort. (at 7 Gadgets) Thanko – USB Foot Switch You can now put your feet to work while on your computer. Use the Switch to execute macros: type specific characters, change your keyboard language, turn on your computer and much more! (at 7 Gadgets) SpaceStation An extended desk organizer for laptop users with internal coiling pins conceals all the cords that usually sprawl over the desk. Hovering just 5mm above the desk, cords are free to enter or exit the hub at any point — on the side to connect a scanner, the front for an iPod, the back for a laptop or camera. An internal 4-port USB 2.0 hub will keep all peripherals connected. One USB plug exits the station right where needed to connect a laptop. Just tip the front of the SpaceStation up to access the hub and cords. (at Blue Lounge) Dell XPS 15z Dell XPS 15z is the thinnest 15-inch PC on the planet. The XPS 15z offers 2nd-generation Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processors, optional 15.6-inch Full HD (1080p) display for superior entertainment and web-browsing experiences, a backlit keyboard with adjustable brightness and up to eight hours of battery lifeii – all housed in a luxurious, eye-catching and elegantly crafted case that is less than an inch thick. A technology package perfect for pumping out spectacular, media-rich office presentations or watching the latest award-winning movies, the XPS 15z includes 2nd generation Intel Core i5 or i7 processors, a brilliant 15.6-inch WLED display with a Full HD option that has almost two times the HD resolution of standard HD displays, NVIDIA graphics with 3DTV play capabilitiesiii, built-in WiFi, Bluetooth 3.0, USB 3.0 and a backlit keyboard. (at 7 Gadgets)

The Perfect Office #89

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) WOW Shelf Arhur Analts is a designer from Latvia whose WOW shelf is inspired by the Latvian ethnographic symbol Mara. Designed for coins, keys, cards and other pocket sized things, the WOW shelf is bent from one sheet of aluminium and is powder coated. (at Design Milk) Eskuche Control Shrimp Classic Style Headphones “Control” is an on-ear style headphone with over-the-ear functionality. The square style ear cup and design direction reflects Hi-Fi studio monitor headphones from the 70?s, and carefully combines it with modern sound quality. (at 7 Gadgets) Solar charging window A clean source of energy for the home screen, to charge your cell phone, MP3 player or laptop is really a good thing. Simply place the solar charging window washer stuck to the current and generate your own. (at 7 Gadgets) Mili Next Generation Pico Power Projector 2 The MiLi Pico Projector 2 sports a slimmer form factor which as described by distributor BeamBox is 50% slimmer than its predecessor. In addition, the device is also now perfectly silent when in use. It is also 100% compatible with your mobile devices including the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. Its battery life was also extended to almost 2.5 hours. So, there if you’re in need of a nice looking, little projector to go with you during your business travels, this device should certainly come in handy. It fits snugly in your jacket pocket and connects directly to PC/MAC, AV devices, iPhone 2-3-4, iPod, iPad, MP4 and DVD. (at Geeky Gadgets and Gadgetell)

The Perfect Office #88

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Serpent Shelving Bashko Trybek‘s Serpent shelving is a modular system in which the user can choose the dimensions of the shelf and adjust them according to one's needs. (at Design Milk) Top Four Luxit, a Leucos USA brand, has just released Top Four, a series of LED lighting options that resemble LEGOs. Designed by award winning Italian designers Alberto Basaglia and Natalia Rota Nodari, the series is available in ten varieties, from floor lamps, wall and ceiling installations, and clamp on desk lighting. The LED technology used has the same light output as an Edison 60-watt lamp using four 0.5-watt lights. Each lamp has 50,000 hours of illumination and just looks darn cool. It’d be cool if they snapped together to create custom lamps… (at Design Milk) iphone turned into traditional alarm clock Super clever use of an iPhone (at Cribcandy) World's 1st Wi-Fi Mouse You are going to run out of USB ports on your computer. It's inevitable. And sucky! But HP's new Wi-Fi Mobile Mouse helps you conserve those ports by connecting wirelessly—not with Bluetooth, though. Wi-Fi. This rodent's battery life can last up to nine months before it drains out—supposedly more than twice the lifespan of other Bluetooth mice. You can also stray as far as 30 feet from your monitor and still be able to control it with five customizable buttons, which you can assign shortcuts to (like cut, paste, undo and redo). (at Gizmodo) Samsung’s 2560×1600 Screen Is the First Retina Display for Tablets The debate about when a "retina display" for tablets will exist is over: Samsung's new 10.1-inch, 2560x1600 display is it. With a crazy pixel density of 300dpi, it rivals what Apple considers a retina display for a phone. But it's for tablets. (at Gizmodo)

The Perfect Office #87

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Nespresso Pixie Espresso Maker A pro at single-cup servings of the caffeinated stuff, it features a design that you'll be pleased to have in your kitchen, with a 25-30 second heat up time, buttons for selecting a one, two, or three ounce pour, a 19-bar pressure pump, and a removable water tank. (at Uncrate) Solar Powered Lamps @ Ikea Ikea has done plenty to make its stores more green, and now the Swedish retail giant is extending that to its products by selling a new solar-powered lamp. The small lamp, called Solvinden, features a trio of rechargeable AA batteries, a built-in LED bulb, and a small solar panel on its top. On a sunny day it should take around nine hours to fully charge, while clouds will extend that number to 12. Once fully charged the lamp will be able to provide light for an estimated four hours, making it a good fit for hanging out on the patio of maybe even camping trips. (at Geek) Felt Mouse Joey Roth brings us the felt mouse. His pithy description says it all: "A computer mouse made from wool felt, teak, and aluminum." (at Core77) Epson MovieMate 85HD Simplify and portable-ify your home theater setup by picking up the Epson MovieMate 85HD. Capable of 720p HD with 2,500 lumens of output — both color and white light — this mobile powerhouse also features a host of inputs, including HDMI, a built-in DVD player, integrated stereo speakers, a built-in handle, and an included carrying case. Pair it with an inexpensive outdoor screen, and you'll have your very own drive-in for less than a grand. We've been super impressed with the one Epson sent to us, and plan to put it to good use during several outdoor showings this summer. (at Uncrate) HTC Flyer Stylus Tablet The HTC Flyer features a 7 inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels, it will run Android Gingerbread and it is powered by a 1.5GHz Qualcomm processor. Other specifications include a front facing 1.3 megapixel camera for video chat and a 5 megapixel camera on the back, there is also a 4,000mAh battery and HSPA+ connectivity. (at Geeky Gadgets) Apple iMac with Thunderbolt Think desktops are dead? Think again. The new Apple iMac with Thunderbolt brings quad-core Sandy Bridge Core i5 and i7 processors to the lineup, along with Apple and Intel's crazy-fast Thunderbolt port — two of 'em on the 27-inch model — FaceTime HD video chat cameras, updated ATI graphics, available SSD boot drives, and your choice between a Magic Mouse or Magic Trackpad. It's a perfect companion for that other magic device in your life. (at Uncrate)

The Perfect Office #86

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Nintendo Reversible Messenger Bag The Nintendo Reversible Messenger Bag measures 11? tall x 15? long with a 4? gusset across the bottom. The front panel zips off to be reversible. One side is the classic NES controller; the other side is a pattern made out of tiny controllers. This reversible panel snaps closed with a side release (quick release) buckle to keep your stuff inside. Lifting the panel reveals a pocket, good for files, a composition notebook, TPS reports, and other goodies. (at 7 Gadgets) Black Diamond Interactive Ambiance iPhone Dock The iPhone dock just got a lot interesting! Two designers from Taiwan are trying to save the world from boring white iPhone docks by creating this magical iPhone dock named Black Diamond. The Black Diamond does everything your current iPhone dock does: charge, sync, and hold your iPhone or iPod touch. In addition to all that, and with the combination of some awesome apps, the dock offers beautiful 3D interactive lighting that sets a great ambient atmosphere in any room. (at Holy Cool) Leica i9 iPhone 4 Case Concept he Leica i9 for iPhone 4 is a conceptual project that works to combine two iconic products, while addressing the key design elements of both brands. “It’s common practice to combine a smart phone with a digital camera, but how do you combine a great smart phone with a great digital camera when you brands may speak to very different categories?” BLACK Design Associates seem to think they have the answer with the Leica i9. We think it’s an amazing idea and would love to see these put into production. (at Cover) Engage Keyboard with ErgoMotion ErgoMotion: Patented pivot-motion design that automatically adjusts to your natural hand and wrist position based on your use pattern. (at 7 Gadgets) MSI Wind Top AE2410 The Wind Top AE2410 has some nice muscle to match its beauty too. It sports USB 3.0 with MSI's Super Charger technology, which speeds up USB charging y 40 percent and even charges your devices when the computer is off. Optional Nvidia GeForce GT540M (Intel HD 3000 is default), 4 GB DDR3 and a 1TB HDD round out its package.Unlike the iMac, the Wind Top sports a 23.6-inch multitouch LCD and comes pre-loaded with MSI's multi-touch apps (media browsing, news, weather). (at Gizmodo)

The Perfect Office #85

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Hedgefund Piggy Bank Saving pennies becomes fun with this piggy bank. Toss a coin into the Hedgefund Piggy Bank and watch it run around the wooden top till it finds its way into the funnel. (at Holy Cool) FeTAp phone This is simply beautiful. A new, stylish version of the orange oldschool telephone with dial plate. (at Design You Trust) Maxell Vibrabone HP-VBC40 Earbuds Maxell's new Vibrabone HP-VBC40 earbuds are a hybrid of standard speaker drivers and vibration-based bone conduction drivers which serve to give your tunes a bit of an extra kick. They’re also a bit safer for your ear drums since the standard technique for boosting bass performance is to simply increase the size of the driver which puts more stress on your inner ear bits. Available in black, blue and white the Vibrabone earbuds also feature a dual inline volume control for adjusting both the overall sound and the bass vibration. (at Oh Gizmo!) Camera Futura Camera Futura overcomes the antiquated analog one-lens-connected-to-one-viewfinder architecture with the Wireless Viewfinder Interchangeable Lens system (WVIL). It combines the sensor and lens into one package and leverages wireless technology to preview and control it remotely. This opens innovation in the field of optical design; whether it is dual-sensor stereo 3D, ultra-wide panorama, or 360° “party cam” lenses, it will play with Camera Futura. Find out more about this concept at Artefact Group. Dell M18x, M14x and M11x R3 notebooks The 16lbs M18x hits with several factory-overclocked Core i7 options, the latest dual-GPU options from AMD and Nvidia, and up to 32GB of RAM. Wireless audio, HDMI-in and out along with USB 3.0 round out the specs of the massive notebook. Also features 18-inch 1920 x 1080 screen. The M14x might have a smaller 14-inch screen but it’s not lacking in the spec department. The computing muscle is powered by a Core i7 2820QM or Core i7 2630QM with a 3GB or 1.5GB Nvidia GeForce GT555M and up to 8GB of RAM. Specs for the M11x at the source. (at Crunch Gear)

The Perfect Office #84

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Giant Flip Clock tells time in a retro fashion This clock is basically a flip-calendar that tells time. A total of four cards will display your time, with the hours and minutes literally cut in half very slightly noticeably in the middle. There are am and pm on the bottom left cards to let you know if your clock is set for the right time. (at Red Ferret) Sushi Memo Block A pack of four blocks of fresh Sushi ingredient served as sticky notes. Great for writing down quick notes, as well as adding color to your desk. (at Holy Cool) Bookend Knowledge in the Brain black Karim Rashid’s creative mind is an endless source of ideas and innovative designs. In fact, his own head model for this, from Steinresin made?with rubber-based, bookends stood. (at 7 Gadgets) Sony MDR-570LP Headphones Style and sound quality are usually mutually exclusive in the realm of cheap earphones, but not with the Sony MDR-570LP Headphones. Available in orange, green, or black, they sport a distinct round ear cup and seductively slim bands, as well as urethane cushions for comfort and 30mm drivers to provide ample sound even in noisy environments like buses, trains, and the inside of your local coffee shop. (at Uncrate) Mobee Magic Bar This inductive charger allows you to replace the batteries in your Apple Wireless Keyboard or Trackpad. The charging bar sticks into your devices’ battery slot and when you slide the entire thing into the Magic Bar things get charged automatically. No more Apple-branded batteries to buy! (at Crunch Gear) Acer Iconia Dual Screen Notebook The Acer Iconia dual screen notebook feature two 14 inch touchscreen display, each one has a resolution of 1266 x 768 pixels, and one screen can be used with a virtual keyboard and they can both be used with a range of multitouch gestures. Processing is provided by an Intel Core i5 processor, and it comes with Windows 7 and features a new interface which has been designed for the dual screen displays. Other specifications include a range of hard drives from 320GB up to 750GB, there is also Bluetooth 3.0, two USB 3.0 ports, HDMI, VGA and 802.11 b/g/n WiFi.(at Geeky Gadgets)

The Perfect Office #83

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Glugg Water Bottle The lightweight aluminium body and tough fold-out spout make this a practical and hard-wearing water bottle for any trip into the wilderness. Or for adventures a bit closer to home, it would make a great addition to your next curry night! (at 7 Gadgets) Star Wars Death Star Trash Compactor Bookends Statue The valiant rescue of Princess Leia takes a turn for the worse when our heroes evade onrushing Stormtroopers by jumping down a garbage shoot. The situation turns grim when the dianoga garbage squid shows up and the garbage compactor’s walls begin to close in! (at 7 Gadgets) Bluetooth Stereo Headphones Bluetooth audio for wireless audio from your Bluetooth-enabled mp3 or other music player; Connect to your laptop for all-in-one usage with Skype or other video chat apps, music or video playback. (at 7 Gadgets) Logitech Wireless Mouse M325 Logitech can't do wrong. Yet another great mouse by them. (at Coolest Gadgets) The Seagate GoFlex Slim portable hard drive—first debuted at CES this January but today a real live shipping USB 3.0, 7200RPM storage accessory—measures up at just 9mm thick. That's 320GB of bonus space in a drive that's about as thick as a #2 pencil. (at Gizmodo)

The Perfect Office #82

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Acropolis Bookends The columns of this part of the acropolis are carved maidens, known as Caryatids, therefore, this section is known as the Porch Of The Maidens. (at 7 Gadgets) Chain Tamble Lamp Designed for Nemo by Ilaria Marelli, Chain is a table lamp featuring the same high-grade elegance and preciousness of jewellery. The smoothly movable joints between its single links – CHAIN lamp with LED-based illumination comes with a touch-dimmer on the base that enables to switch it on and adjust the light intensity. (at 7 Gadgets) Macally TurboTune Universal Stereo Speaker Unlike many device-specific accessories, the Macally TurboTune external stereo speaker works with any audio player with a 3.5mm jack. The TurboTune speaker has a built-in 760mAh Li-ion rechargeable battery that provides up to 8 hours of continuous play and recharges with USB. The stereo speakers have 500mW of power per channel. (at The Gadgeteer) Skullcandy Hesh Headphones Sparkle Motion Blast the few brain cells you have left with the skullcandy hesh headphones. Skullcandy gave these phones an eardrum-pounding 50mm power driver and a sound-boosting dome shape for skull-shattering clarity at a ridiculous price. The supple leather headwrap and earcups make the demise of your hearing a soft and pleasurable experience. (at 7 Gadgets) Silent Mouse By Nexus If the clicking of a mouse button annoys you either in your work place, where is an busy office is all that you can hear or at home, then this new creation by Nexus might be worth a look. Their new silent mouse creation has been under development for the last 4 years and is now ready to be released to the public. You would think creating a silent clicking mouse would be a fairly simple affair but as Nexus discovered, its not as easy as one thinks. Now with their patented technology Nexus have cracked the problem with the launch of the Nexus Silent Mouse. (at Geeky Gadgets) MSI Launches New X370 Notebook The MSI X370 Notebook features a dual core AMD E350 processor, and a 13.4 inch HD backlit LED display with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, graphics is provided by an AMD Radeon HD 6310 discrete graphics card, and there is also DDr3 RAM, although MSI didn’t specify how much in the press release. (at Geeky Gadgets)

The Perfect Office #81

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Lumian Design LED Desk Light This sleek desk lamp comes in a black finish and features a flip up design for convenience and versatility. The LED lamp offers 240 lumens of flicker free and UV free output at 6500K color temperature, and last up to 36,000 hrs. This lamp also features a built-in night light. (at 7 Gadgets) Instant Rainbow Welsh designer Yumalum just released a second print in his Polaroid poster series. The "Instant Rainbow" graphic beautifully interprets the classic instant camera spitting out a crisp ROYGBIV snapshot. Measuring 50 x 70 centimeters, each poster is printed on matte paper using a high-quality photo printer and ink. The vintage photo gear and popping rainbow stripes combo is sure to grab attention—the perfect addition to any photography nerd's office wall. (at Cool Hunting) Mipow Juice Book For ipad Easel stand on the back allows iPad to sit vertically and horizontally; Extra power infinity included to provide extra power to iPad. (at 7 Gadgets) Material EditRoll The design is the result of the research about the creation of new tangible interfaces. The concept births from the experience accrued in 3d modellation field; it consists on a hardware (the roll part), that can sample the features of the superface on which it roll appling theme on the virtual models, and on a software that shows and permits to modify all the parametres of the material and the textures in a compatible way with the most common render engines. The aim of the research is make easy and quick a lot of complex operations but first of all make tangible and conscious the use of instruments completely immaterial. Check the image for an example video. (at Industrial Design Served) MSI GX680 Laptop MSi has unveiled today its latest laptop gaming creation in the form of the MSi GX680 gaming laptop, which is equipped with a Intel’s second generation Core i7 quad core processor. Together with a NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M discrete graphics supporting Direct X 11 and 4 x DDR3 memory slots that can be fitted with a a maximum of 16GB of memory combined with accelerated dual hard disk architecture. Another feature on the MSi GX680 is the Turbo Drive Engine (TDE) technology, that with just one touch of the Turbo hotkey will instantly revs up the system performance allowing it to handle even the most graphics intensive gaming (or work, right?) sessions. (at Geeky Gadgets)

The Perfect Office #80

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) BeyerDynamic T50P Headphones The closed cups make sure any background noise is kept to a minimum and very little sound is leaked to your surroundings. The soft pads around the cups are comfortable against your ears and the stainless steel headband is cushioned by a leather pad where it touches your head. (at 7 Gadgets) The Computer Arm Rest The Computer Arm Rest can be attached to your desktop or chair armrest simply and conveniently. Proper use of the ARM REST significantly reduces the amount of postural stress that people experience when using their mouse. (at 7 Gadgets) Grid-It Organization System A weave of elastic bands made to hold your gadgets and personal objects in place. It can be used in many different configurations, and it's designed to fit nicely in your laptop bag or travel bag. (at Holy Cool) Brain Light Bulb The Insight light bulb concept by solovyovdesign. Change tubes of a compact fluorescent bulb into the folds of a brain. (at Like Cool) Logitech Z906 Speaker System Boasting THX certification and 500 Watts of RMS power, the Z906 includes five wall-mountable satellite speakers, a ported, side-firing subwoofer, an easy-to-read console with digital and analog inputs as well as DTS and Dolby Digital 5.1 decoding, and the obligatory remote control. (at Uncrate) Dell Inspiron R notebooks Under the hoods of these Dell Inspiron Notebooks are several high end features including - a 2nd generation Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processor with up to 8GB of RAM, 6-cell or 9-cell battery options, SRS Premium Audio, high definition video performance, full 1080p video wireless projection through Intel Wireless Display technology, Blu-ray 3D movie playback support, HD capable webcam, chicklet-style keyboard, and Windows 7 Home Premium or Windows 7 Professional for OS options. (at Gadgetell)

The Perfect Office #79

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Bigbang by Katarína Belicková The BIGBANG candlestick is a product created for non-traditional home revival. It consists of seven sections that can be used separately, but as a whole create the right effect BIGBANG. (at From Europe) Philips FloatingCushions headphones Comfort is certainly the aim for Philips' new SH series headphones, and they certainly have a compelling case. The magic behind these lightweight cans is FloatingCushion, which is essentially just memory foam that seals nicely around your ears for both comfort and reduced audio loss. Simple, but seemingly effective. No word on whether these softhearted headphones will make it to the US, but according to Pocket-lint there will be six of these in total, four of which being a Bluetooth SHB9100 model, an over-the-ear SHP8000, and two folding compact SHL9000 variants (one with in-line remote and mic). (at Engadget) Moshi Moshi 03i An awesome iPhone adapter to use it as a regular phone at home. (at Native Union) Verbatim Mini Wireless Slim Keyboard & Mouse Verbatim has launched a new and very portable mouse and keyboard set that is aimed at the mobile user wanting an external keyboard for more comfortable typing. The new mouse and keyboard set is called the Mini Wireless Slim Keyboard & Mouse and both connect with one wireless USB adapter. The system uses 2.4GHz wireless tech and has full media controls for playing music and video from across the room. The keys are quiet and provide good tactile feedback according to Verbatim despite the slim low profile design. (at Geeky Gadgets) New Sony VAIO S The VAIO S elicited some excitement it will be loaded with either the 2nd Gen Intel Core i5 or Core i7 processors. Key features of the Sony VAIO S laptop that you will find pretty interesting include - Intel WiDI 2.0 which allows wireless streaming to your HDTV and 15 hours of battery life. Other specs and features include - a 13.3-inch display with 1366x768 resolution, black or magnesium and aluminun chassis, up to 8GB of RAM, AMD Radeon HD 6630 GPU with 1GB RAM for video performance, up to 500GB HD (7200 RPM) or 750GB HDD (5400 RPM), Bluetooth 3.0, USB 3.0, backlit keyboards, multi-touch mousepad and MOTION EYE webcams. (at Gadgetell)

The Perfect Office #78

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? Not only gadgets and equipment, but also furniture, sound system, gaming stuff (for lunch time!). A designer is totally allowed to dream with the perfect office, and that's what we're gonna do here! Also, tell us your suggestions, or even better, you may tell us via twitter (mine and fabio's), using #abdz_ofc so we can check it. Alright? I hope you guys enjoy this brief selection. Cheers! ;) Francis Lamps by DMOCH The Swedish design duo of David Ericsson & Marcus Berg have created the Francis Lamps. (at Contemporist) New Star Wars Bookends Feature Boba Fett And Co. What you see below are a pair of Jabba’s Palace themed bookends for whatever collection of yours needs bookending. It stars Boba Fett plus that orc dude with an axe, another bounty hunter who’s actually Princess Leia in disguise, and dear old Hans Solo in his carbonite prison. (at Geeky Gadgets) Puzzling Optical Illusion Bookshelf with a Beautiful Minimalist Design This highly creative shelving system was designed by John Leung from ClarkeHopkinsClarke Architects and has a very intriguing appearance. According to the designer “the bookshelf looks cartoony and almost invisible but that’s not even the real illusion, the real mind bender is that there are what seems like 4 shelves on the left side but only 3 shelves on the right side”. We really like this feature, even though it could cause some misunderstandings when it comes to asking your girlfriend to “grab that CD on the 2nd row” for example. Simple, practical and quite stylish, the unit can serve as a storage device for small objects such as books and CDs. Be sure to check out the video at the end of the post for a general understanding of how this shelving unit can puzzle the mind. (at Freshome) Gamer iPad Sleeve Disguise your iPad as an oversized retro 8-bit gaming device that we all loved, Game Boy. Made of two felt layers that will keep your iPad safe and sound. (at Holy Cool) Pixel Seating Pixel is a new seating system from Not Tom, a small newish London-based design studio. Based on the LCD pixel, this upholstered bench can be used in commercial spaces like reception areas and can be assembled in a variety of configurations. Because it is supported by a steel frame, it is visually light yet sturdy. (at Design Milk) New Aspire Timeline Notebooks Inside the latest Acer Aspire Timeline notebooks you will find an Intel Core i5-2410M processor, plus NVIDIA GeForce GT540M graphics, and there will be a range of different display sizes which include 13 and 14 inch models. Other specifications on this new range of Acer Aspire Timeline notebooks include USB 3.0, HDMI out, Bluetooth, DVD drives and a battery which is reported to last up to 9 hours. (at Geeky Gadgets)