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“Zero Gravity” Fridge Rover Cruises up Your Refrigerator Door

“Zero Gravity” Fridge Rover Cruises up Your Refrigerator Door
I have one of those stainless steel refrigerators in my kitchen – which means it looks really cool on the front, but it also only holds magnets on its steel sides, so I miss out on some of the cool things you can stick to your fridge – like this tiny Fridge Rover.

Zen Table: Etch A Sketch for the Rich

Zen Table: Etch A Sketch for the Rich
If you’d like to have your own zen garden but don’t have the real estate or the skills to maintain one, Simon Hallam’s invention may be a good alternative. Hallam’s Zen Table has a glass-covered surface filled with silicone beads.

G.O.D.’s Literati Roll Case for Blackberry Playbook: Roll Up Your Tablet

G.O.D.’s Literati Roll Case for Blackberry Playbook: Roll Up Your Tablet
This new case from Hong Kong’s Goods of Desire is called the Literati and it’s made to work with the Blackberry Playbook. On top of having a sweet name, G.O.D. makes some interesting accessories. The case is a play on Apple’s Smart Cover, though it works a little differently.

Zhu PockeTowel: The Portable Gym Locker

Zhu PockeTowel: The Portable Gym Locker
A lot of gyms offer lockers so you can store your stuff, like electronics and your wallet while you work out. It depends on your gym, of course, but I’ve found that mine isn’t very secure (and have switched since.)

Eco-Friendly Sprout Watches Are Bright, Colorful, and Biodegradable

Eco-Friendly Sprout Watches Are Bright, Colorful, and Biodegradable
I consider it extremely wasteful when parents allow their kids to just discard their old stuff even though they’re still working or in good condition, just because they’ve gotten tired of it or bored with its look.

Brave New World Lamp Is Every Bit As Awesome As It Looks

Brave New World Lamp Is Every Bit As Awesome As It Looks
I haven’t featured a lamp up here in a while because I really haven’t seen anything that’s all that cool floating around. But when I stumbled onto this mechanical wood marvel, I knew I had to find out more about it.

Grove iPad 2 Cases: Wood is Good

Grove iPad 2 Cases: Wood is Good
If you loved that iPhone case by Grove and MapleXO, but just couldn’t get it because of the limited availability or price, then check out these wooden cases for the iPad 2. They join the other handcrafted bamboo iPhone 4 cases that Grove has got available.

MapleXO & Grove iPhone Case: Created From Crashed Skateboards

MapleXO & Grove iPhone Case: Created From Crashed Skateboards
These limited edition iPhone 4 cases were created by a collaboration between Grove and MapleXO. They include wood that came from old skateboard decks.

Black Belt Watch: Designed by Black Belts, Only for Black Belts.

Black Belt Watch: Designed by Black Belts, Only for Black Belts.
No seriously: “Developed and manufactured in Switzerland, the Black Belt Watch is solely reserved for black belt holders, regardless of the martial art style. Each practitioner has to provide an official rank certificate”, otherwise the watch will kill its unworthy owner at the stroke of midnight using deadly watchjutsu.

Vers Wooden iPhone and iPod Cases Are Gorrrrgeous

Vers Wooden iPhone and iPod Cases Are Gorrrrgeous
Looking for an out of the ordinary case for your iPhone or iPod? Check out these lovely handmade wooden cases just released from Vers. Each case is crafted from solid hardwoods like walnut, cherry or bamboo, and just look just plain stunning.

Handmade Sensu Fan USB Drive: Pure Japanese Style Device

Handmade Sensu Fan USB Drive: Pure Japanese Style Device
At least that’s what Geek Stuff 4 U is calling this traditional folding fan with a 16 GB flash drive embedded in one of its ribs. Or is it a USB drive with a fan attached to it?

Simpletech [Re]Drive External Hard Drive is Wrapped in Panda Food

Simpletech [Re]Drive External Hard Drive is Wrapped in Panda Food
Hitachi’s data storage brand SimpleTech wants a piece of the tree-hugging techie market, so they’ve come up with the [re]Drive, a 500GB external hard drive that’s packaged in recyclable aluminum, and  “renewable, naturally grown bamboo.” Are we making test tube bamboos now?

USB Necktie Cools Hot Heads

USB Necktie Cools Hot Heads
It’s a necktie. No, it’s a fan. No, it’s a necktie. No, it’s a fan AND a necktie in one! Yep, leave it to the gadget wizards at Japan’s Thanko to come up with this bright idea.

Tetris on Your Tv

Tetris on Your Tv
The gaming classic Tetris has been packaged into a standalone gaming device that connects to any television. Japan’s Epoch company had taken the retro puzzler and put a shiny new coating of gloss on the game interface.

Toshiba Gigabeat-U Media Player: 24 Colors, No Periwinkle?

Toshiba Gigabeat-U Media Player: 24 Colors, No Periwinkle?
Toshiba has rolled out a new series of Gigabeat-U digital media players in a huge variety of 24 candy-like colors. With colors like bamboo, rattan, peony, persimmon and green onion, I thought I was looking at the paint swatches at the Home Depot.

Just a Few More Yen…

Just a Few More Yen…
This rather silly invention out of Japan lets you count individual one Yen coins so you can save them up. The TakaraTomy Life Bank One Yen Counter screws on the top of any bottle, and lets you count up your change.