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Inchworm – A Ruler on your Keychain

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The Inchworm is an EDC (Every Day Carry) tool from TEC Accessories that you keep on your keychain. It’s a 3 inch long 6Al-4V grade titanium rod of 3/16″ diameter with grooves cut at 1/8″, 1/2″ and 1 inch increments with a bead blasted matte finish surface. Having a small ruler always at your fingertips […]

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Free PDF reader that also offers PDF creation

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NitroPDF has just introduced an alternative to the Adobe Acrobat PDF reader. NitroPDF is a free reader for Windows operating systems that also allows you to create PDF files from over 300 different formats.  You can even drag-and-drop files onto Nitro Reader’s desktop icon, for instant, one-step PDF creation.  Unlike other free products, there are

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Motz Tiny Wooden Emotion Speaker

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Pyramid Distribution is now carrying another handcrafted Motz wooden speaker. Their first speaker was shaped like an acorn, while this one has a more traditional box shape. It’s made of apricot wood includes a USB connector for charging the internal Lithium Polymer battery and a standard 35mm jack to connect to audio sources. It also

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The Perfect Spot to Store your Earbuds and Bluetooth Headset

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What is a Spot? It’s a special holder / clip to hold earbuds or Bluetooth headset. There’s a Spot for your earbuds ($12.99) and a Spot for your Bluetooth headset ($10.99). I really like the idea of the earbud Spot. Right now I’m using a little magnetic clasp thingy that is basically an updated twisty

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Scosche flipSYNC – Keychain USB Charge and Sync Cable

Don’t you just hate it when you need a USB cable to charge or sync your favorite device and can’t find one to save your life? The Scosche flipSYNC solves that problem by living on your keychain. It’s roughly the same size as an electronic car door opener /alarm fob and is available in an

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Diane von Furstenberg Covers for Kindle

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Diane von Furstenberg has been a fashion designer since the early 70s.  She became famous for her iconic wrap dress in colorful prints, and now she’s designed a line of covers for the 6″ Amazon Kindle using her signature prints.  There’s a black leather clutch case in a zebra print and three canvas clutch cases in

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Get Five Free eBooks from Barnes and Noble

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Barnes and Noble is offering five free ebooks for owners of any device using Barnes and Noble ebook reader software.  Owners of the nook reader qualify, as do people using the B&N ebook reader software on their iPhone/iPod touch or Blackberry.  You just bring your mobile device in, show it to an employee, and you’ll receive

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