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R2-D2 USB Flash Drive Cufflinks

R2-D2 USB Flash Drive Cufflinks – $199.95 Are you looking for a mind blowing gift for your very favorite Star Wars fanatic? Behold the R2-D2 USB Flash Drive Cufflinks from the NeatoShop. This handsome set conceals a 2GB USB flash drive in each cufflink for a total of 4GB storage capacity. They are silver plated with [...]

Protect Your Data Old-School Style

I don’t know about you guys, but I’ve always found the idea of wax seals being used to ensure privacy to be rather romantic. Unfortunately, as we are becoming increasingly technological, use of these types of antiquities is becoming more and more rare. But the new Top Secret USB combines modern functionality and vintage sensibilities [...]

R2-D2 USB Hub

R2-D2 USB Hub – $45.95 Are you looking for the perfect office sidekick? You need the R2-D2 USB Hub from the NeatoShop. This great 4-port USB Hub makes R2-D2 sounds when you plug things in. Use his articulated legs to pose him as if he were moving. Let the force guide you. Be sure to check out [...]

Bottled Flash Drive

Why? Because if you don’t cap your USB memory stick in some manner, the data will fall out. Simple science, folks. This simple invention by the Japanese design studio Hum solves that problem with an old fashioned corked bottle. Link -via DVICE

7 Quirky Review Web Sites

If you look closely into the Interwebz, with a microscope, you’ll find tiny villages of quirky sites run by even quirkier people who are passionate about the darndest things and have loads of free time on their hands. Here’s a short roundup of some of the more interesting ones I’ve found lately. 1. Better View Desired A [...]

USB Heating Slippers

USB Heating Slippers – $9.95 Are you looking for a really special gift to give this holiday season. Give someone you love that warm and fuzzy feeling with the USB Heating Slippers from the NeatoShop. These very sophisticated slippers offer deep Far Infared Heat. Just plug them into a USB port and feel your tootsies be [...]

USB Locket

Gone are the times when we actually bothered with… with… what were they called? Photographs? You know — the paper things with people’s face on them and stuff… You used to could put them into¬†jewelry¬†called “lockets” and — get this — wear them around your neck! Who knew!? Emily Rothschild takes this retro concept and [...]

10 Completely Useless Homemade Machines

Just like the father in Gremlins we all think we have a great idea that everyone else will love as well. Most of us shelve those ideas, but for the few they (unfortunately sometimes) become a reality. Here’s the thing. With all of the online file storage options out there right now the standard USB drive [...]

Darth Vader USB Hub

Darth Vader USB Hub - $44.95 Is the force not with you when it comes to available USB ports? You need the Darth Vader USB Hub from the NeatoShop. This 4-port USB Hub, shaped like Darth Vader’s helmet, makes breathing sounds when you plug in a USB device. Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more [...]

Yoda USB Desk Protector

Yoda USB Desk Protector – $31.95 Are coworkers constantly pillaging and plundering your cubicle in search of office supplies and delicious snacks? You need the Yoda USB Desk Protector from the NeatoShop. Plug Yoda into any USB outlet and let the protection begin. As soon as Yoda detects motion, his lightsaber illuminates and he will say [...]