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The Perfect Office #98

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! ;) Tennis Racket Mirrors Vintage tennis rackets recreated as unique mirrors. (at Holy Cool) Turn Tap for USB Power The Charging Tap is a hub that charges your cellphones, digital cameras or others. You just hook up your gadget and turn the tap on. (at Like Cool) c/dock c/dock will turn your iPhone into a beautiful alarm clock, just slide your phone into the case and start your favorite clock app. It also charges your phone, so you don't have to worry about running out of battery while you're asleep. Made of solid walnut, with either a brush aluminum or a glossy resin faceplate. (at Holy Cool) Klipsch Mode Headphones Beat the constant buzz of public transport with Klipsch Mode Headphones. These new noise-cancelling cans offer up to 45 hours of active cancelling on just one battery, and feature 40mm woofers, 15mm tweeters, two included cloth cables, leather ear cups, a foldable design, and high-end styling that won't leave you looking overly dorky on your next transatlantic flight. (at Uncrate) ColorWare Leica D-Lux 5 Camera Get all the image quality of a Leica with all the colorful fun of a Lomo cam with the ColorWare Leica D-Lux 5 Camera. Sporting the same features as the standard model — including a 10.1 megapixel sensor, fast f/2.0 lens, a 3.8x optical zoom, 720p video recording, OIS image stabilization, a three-inch LCD, and low-light prowess up to 12,800 ISO — it also lets you adorn the front, back, lens body, lens face, top, port door, hot shoe insert, and lens cap of its compact body in whatever colors you'd like, letting you create everything from a rainbow-colored disaster to the tastefully loud Uncrate-approved model pictured above. (at Uncrate) Knoll Generation Chair The Knoll Generation chair is more than just a place to park it. This is the first office chair that lets you sit how you want, thanks to its innovative and industrious design – not to mention ergonomically correct! Seated at a desk, you could be typing, surfing, or chatting on the phone or to your co-workers; sitting up straight or leaning way back. Each workplace action has its own unique set of physical demands, and the Generation line of office chairs has got them all covered. (at Trendir)

The Perfect Office #97

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! ;) Twig Hangers Wall mounted Twig hangers inspired by nature. Use them to hang coats, accessories, or even cups and some kitchen accessories. (at Holy Cool) Oppopet Mouse A nice wireless mouse designed by nendo for elecom. (at Like Cool) R2-D2 USB Flash Drive A new gadget with USB for Star Wars fans: R2-D2 USB Flash Drive 16GB. As the design is typical for R2-D2 with a lot of details, the disappointing come with USB specification: only USB 2.0! For a SiFi fan, a yesterday technology cannot be a good choice even if we are talking about a character from an old movie like Star Wars. Maybe next R2-D2 USB Flash Drive will be a USB 3.0 and a decent 32GB capacity. (at 7 Gadgets) Headphones Double as Portable Speakers The Sinus headphones bring on the split personalities. The dished ear cup is a control dial, which transforms the headphones into a set of speakers. Take it a step further and integrate Bluetooth functionality and I’m sold. I want to be able to wirelessly pipe my music to them instead of having to use the 3.5mm jack. (at Yanko Design) Apple Thunderbolt Display Connect your Thunderbolt-enabled Mac to the Apple Thunderbolt Display for a panoramic viewing experience unlike any other. This huge 27-inch glossy widescreen display features a cinematic 16:9 aspect ratio and an astonishing 2560x1440 resolution. That gives you more room to work with apps on your MacBook Air. More pixels for your MacBook Pro. And a worthy desktop companion to your iMac or Mac mini. (at Apple)

The Perfect Office #96

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! ;) Weed shelving Created by designer Sergey Saava, the Weed shelving brings the spirit of the marine nature to one’s living space. The Weed shelving is made out of flexible plywood. Chic and sophisticated, it is also very usable. Due to the construction, this open shelving may be expanded to any length. (at Design Spotter) Chalkboard Office Accessories Old-school staple writes (then erases) new rules for keeping it together. Scrawl labels, to-dos, doodles, then wipe the slate clean. Includes one piece of white chalk. (at Holy Cool) Darth Vader DJ Stereo Headphones Boasting 40mm thumping power drivers that has the Dark Lord of the Sith himself being “attached” on the side of each headphone, you will also have the Empire insignia printed on the soft pliable headband to show to the world, nay, galaxy just which faction you are rooting for. The headphones itself will be black in color – no questions about it, sporting a 75? long insulated cord, and will play nice with smartphones, MP3 players and other devices that rely on a 3.5mm port. (at Coolest Gadgets) NeoStitch DIY iPhone Case When you can't find an iPhone case that you like, why not make your own?! NeoStitch DIY iPhone case is the perfect project for cross-stitcher, or anyone else interested in crafts. The case allows you to create many different designs by stitching them into the case. Included with the case 2 needles, threads and patterns to help you with your stitching. Available in 6 colors. (at Holy Cool) Branching Headphone Splitter Kikkerland’s branching headphone splitter will let you share your music with 2 other people. One pushes the limits to 3 listeners at the same time. Available in 3 colors. (at Like Cool) Sony Handycam HDR-PJ50 Camcorder with Projector Sony's new Handycam HDR-PJ50 sports a built-in projector on the back of its LCD, allowing for projections of up to 60-inches at a distance of 3 metres in a dark environment(screen or wall). Cool! It is not the first camera to feature a built-in projector, but it is the only video camera that can generate such a huge projection in HD 1080p on the market now. Other features includes a 220GB hard drive, a Sony G 30mm lens, has 12x optical zoom and 160x digital zoom, Dolby Digital 5.1 channel sound and can shoot 7.1-megapixel photos, and a sony's Memory Stick slot. (at Like Cool)

The Perfect Office #95

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! ;) Mhin Clock by James Tobin James Tobin is a young Irish designer working in the US who recently created the Mhin Clock. Inspired by living in a busy city in which people are always on the go, the Mhin clock documents time with ambiguity to help relax you and keep you from constant worry about the time. Mhin displays time in a linear fashion with silence instead of the constant ticking reminder of time going by. (at Design Milk) Coleman Portable Propane Coffeemaker It doesn't matter whether you're emerging from a tent for a long day of fishing or simply too lazy to run through Starbucks prior to a big day of tailgating — you're going to need some coffee. Which is where the Coleman Portable Propane Coffeemaker comes in. Powered by a single 16.4 oz propane cylinder, this road-ready gadget brews up 10 cups of joe in under 20 minutes, giving you plenty of time to get ready for your day. (at Uncrate) ¡No se haga bolas! Organizer From @masiosarestudio, a wool felt organizer wrapped in elastic cord that expands to hold more desktop objects as they're added. (at Moco Loco) Pixbag SLR Camera Wraps These stylish Pixbag SLR Camera Wraps by DaWanda(like European version of Etsy) seller Chocmuf, made from a large assortment of bright colors, patterns and prints. Available in 3 different sizes for different cameras. (at Like Cool) iPhone SLR Mount The iPhone SLR Mount might seem a bit over the top but it strikes a cord with the camera geek inside. The adapter, which encompasses a case, extension tubes and some custom machined parts to link it all together, lets you attach any Nikon or Canon EOS lenses to the back of your iPhone 4 — giving the 5 megapixel sensor a whole new world of prime glass to interpret. (at Cool Hunting)

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)