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The Perfect Office #102

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! ;) P.S.: Office Interior Design Ideas - Help us build this new area! Do you have an awesome home office and would like to inspire other people around the world? Contact me via twitter. Perpetual Calendar Time is a mysterious thing. It swallows us whole without us even knowing, and encircles us list a mist. Some days we seem to lose track of when we are. Which is why keeping a calendar is very helpful. If you want to keep that same mystique and encase it into a moving calendar, the Perpetual Calendar Grey Silver from the designer Gideon Dagan of the Museum of Modern Art may be the item for you. This magnetic calendar will track your days and month with two balls, one of which seems to be floating on air. The pull of the magnet will slowly change the date and month accordingly. It sits at 8.25H X 12.75”W X 3”D and is made of a high quality plastic. (at Red Ferret) Fruit Memo Pad These are some delicious, super cute fruit memo pads. Comes as various frits. (at 7 Gadgets) Scosche boomCAN Aluminium Portable Speakers If you are looking for a set of portable media speakers and prefer a design which doesn’t clip directly to your tablet like the Logitech Tablet Speaker featured earlier today. Scosche have unveiled a new set of speakers called boomCAN constructed from aluminium and equipped with 35mm drivers. The Scosche boomCAN speakers can provide continuous playback for up to 7 hours using their internal rechargeable lithium-ion battery, which when flat can be recharged by a USB connection. Watch the promo video after the jump to see the Scosche boomCAN speakers put through their motions. (at Geeky Gadgets) Storm Sentinel Mouse Storm Sentinel Z3RO-G gaming black/grey mouse comes with Shattered Horizon game, 5600 DPI Storm Tactical, Twin-laser Senors, and full speed USB. Features: OLED DPI profile management, customized profile lighting effects, superior gaming grade percision, onboard Sentinel X (128KB), Storm Tactics Macro Support, weight adjustment system, 8 programmable buttons, 1ms response time, and gold-plated USB connector. (at 7 Gadgets) Razer Blade Laptop Clever name aside, the Razer Blade Laptop is all business. Pure, unadulterated gaming business, but business nonetheless. It packs a 1080p, LED-backlit 17.3-inch display, 2.8GHz Core i7 processor, 8GB of RAM, an Nvidia GeForce GT 555M video card with 2GB of dedicated memory, a whopping 60Wh battery, a 320GB HDD, the standard assortment of ports and connectivity options, and the crazy Switchblade UI - which combines 10 dynamic, adaptive keys with an LCD capable of displaying in-game info or functioning as a mouse - all into a 7 lb. black aluminum chassis that's thinner than a 17-inch MacBook Pro. (at Uncrate)

The Perfect Office #101

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! ;) Geometric Pattern Tiles Forget about paint for your accent wall and do something more exciting like welcoming these geometric pattern tiles by Kutahya into your home. The Versatile wall puzzle tiles will definitely make a unique design statement sure to ‘wow’ your visitors. These tiles can be put together in many different ways, to create a unique geometric pattern to suit your space. I am especially admiring the idea of decorating inside wall trimming or framing with these tiles in a color closely matching the wall for an understated but super stylish effect. (at Trendir) SwissGear Computer Backpack The Targus Drifter II Laptop Backpack is designed to fit laptops with up to 17 inch screens. This backpack features two large compartments for storage including a padded laptop compartment that keeps the device secure and separate from other items carried in the case. The extremely thick padding on the back panel includes a large hidden zippered compartment and is strategically placed to provide lumbar support for your back. The heavily padded shoulder straps provide comfort for travel and include a removable mobile phone pocket large enough to hold an iPhone or BlackBerry as well as an elastic loop specifically designed to hold sunglasses on the shoulder strap. The main front compartment includes pockets for business cards, a mesh accessory pocket and key clip. (at 7 Gadgets) Solar K750 Keyboard For Mac Logitech first announced their new K750 solar powered keyboard for PC users back in November 2010 and have wasted no time rushing the Mac version out 9 months later. The K750 solar is a full-size keyboard complete with number pad and solar panel stretching along the top from left to right. Logitech explains that the new K750 keyboard can be charged from standard indoor lighting, and once fully charged can work in complete darkness for up to three months if needed. Its also equipped with a 2.4GHz module providing trouble free wireless connectivity. (at Geeky Gadgets) Logitech G300 9 Button Mouse Logitech have today unveiled an new addition to their peripheral range with the launch of their new G300 gaming mouse, which is equipped with 9 programmable buttons. A gaming-grade 2500-DPI optical sensor within the new G300 mouse tracks slow or fast movements on a wide variety of surfaces and has buttons positioned on both sides of the mouse for easy access. (at Geeky Gadgets) Samsung 700G7A Laptop The Samsung 700G7A is equipped with a 17.3-inch screen sporting a 1,920 x 1,080 resolution. Its powered by a Quad-Core Core i7 2Ghz processor which can be supported by up to 16 GB of RAM, while graphics are handled by a 2GB Radeon HD 6970m card. (at Geeky Gadgets) Office Interior Design Ideas Help us build this new area! Do you have an awesome home office and would like to inspire other people around the world? Contact me via twitter: @paulogabriel. ;)

The Perfect Office #100

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! ;) GreenMarker - Grass Page Markers GreenMarker is a set of grass-shaped page markers. See your knowledge grow and spread as your books accumulate these lovingly realistic markers. (at Like Cool) Typeshelf Typeshelf brings typography into product design by using the word as the object. 2D cut out letters on stainless steel are bent along the perforations at the bottom to form the "shelf". The material characteristics of steel provides a sturdy platform for books etc. without requiring additional hardware.(at Design Spotter) Elipson's Planet L speakers The spherical, Ferrari-colored version of Elipson's Planet L speaker is eye-catching on its own, but I was more struck by the lifestyle shot from Elipson's catalog that harkens back to earlier decades. As an adolescent in the '80s, I was probably the last generation that listened to music the way it's depicted in this photo, by sitting on the floor and spreading records out. (at Core 77) Curve Docking Shelf System The Curve Docking Shelf System charges and plays iPad, iPhone, and iPod products. The multi-position Apple dock allows you to use your device in portrait or landscape mode. If you would prefer to watch on your TV, a component video out lets you view HD movies and videos on an external screen. Two powerful 5 watt speakers with subwoofer provide rich bass and true-to-life sound reproduction, while a convenient remote control lets you control it all from across the room. (at 7 Gadgets) Asus Eee Pad Slider The Asus Eee Pad Slider will come with a 10.1 inch LED backlit WXGA display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, and according to Asus the display supports 10 finger multi-touch gestures and comes with scratch resistant glass, plus a slide out QWERTY keyboard. Processing on the Asus Eee Pad Slider is provided by a dual core NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, and there is also 1GB of RAM and a choice of either 16GB or 32GB of storage, plus you also get unlimited online storage. (at Geek Gadgets) Cyborg R.A.T. 7 Albino Cyborg have introduced a new gaming mouse to their range in the form of the Cyborg R.A.T. 7 Albino Special Edition. The new mouse is equipped with a DPI range from 25 to 6400dpi (in 25dpi steps), 50G acceleration, together with a polling rate dynamic up to 1000Hz and a track speed of up to 6m per sec. (at Geeky Gadgets) Office Interior Design Ideas (at Kosmos & Kaos Offices) (at Kosmos & Kaos Offices) (at Kosmos & Kaos Offices) (at Kosmos & Kaos Offices)

The Perfect Office #99

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! ;) Karlsson Wall Clock Wall clock with sprays of silver spikes with written numbers on contrasting black spikes.(at 7 Gadgets) Super Mario Inspired iPad Cases iPad cases inspired by everyone's favorite Nintendo game, Super Mario! Features two compartments, one for the iPad and another one for holding any extra accessories. Fits iPad and iPad 2. (at Holy Cool) Audyssey LES Speakers As fans of the big speaker sound engineered into Audyssey's compact Audio Dock, the launch of their new Lower East Side Media Speaker is even more tech-enhanced music to our ears. The LES produces precision sound with low bass, warm mids and clear highs using the same type of digital acoustics that the brand uses when they design sound for IMAX theaters and Jaguars. (at Cool Hunting) Verbatim Ergo Mouse Verbatim is more often than not a name which we associate with flash memory as well as portable storage, but here we see them branching out into peripherals such as a mouse – specifically speaking, the Ergo Mouse. Verbatim’s Ergo Mouse will take the wireless route to keep up with the times, making sure you do not end up with a tangled mess at the end of the day.(at Coolest Gadgets) Verbatim USB 3.0 HDD The new HDD has 500GB of storage and comes in hot pink and Caribbean blue colors. The drive ships with software installed for backing up your data. The software included is called Nero BackItUp & Burn Essentials. The software allows you to backup and restore your data. The software can also encrypt your backed up data with a password to protect even more. You can also set automated backups so you don’t have to worry about backing up again. (at Geeky Gadgets)

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)