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Apple iPod Shuffle

Apple iPod Shuffle

Apple’s new stainless steel iPod Shuffle is half the size of the previous generation and moves navigation buttons to the earbud lanyard; it can also speak the name of the song and artist.

World’s Smallest Gadgets

World’s Smallest Gadgets

Taking miniaturization to the extreme, Sonicscape jun’s tiny papercraft models of various gadgets are a sight to behold; he’s even made an iPhone down to the Apple packaging.

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Heroes and Villains

Heroes and Villains

Above is a preview for iPhone game Heroes and Villains, currently in development by Infinite Ammo; you have the choice to help or hurt a helpless citizen by using superheroes.

Apple Mac mini

Apple Mac mini

Apple’s Mac mini gets a long-overdue refresh; nothing too revolutionary, but the extra 5th USB port, FireWire 800, GeForce 9400M and 2.0Ghz Core 2 Duo keep the tiniest Mac relevant.

Apple Mac Pro

Apple Mac Pro

Apple’s Mac Pro gets a $300 price drop and the Nehalem CPU, available in 4-core or 8-core flavors; both models come with the NVIDIA GT 120 (dual ATI Radeon HD 4870s are optional).

Apple iMac

Apple iMac

A concession towards bargain hunters, the 24″ iMac now starts at $1,499, although the 20″ can be had for $1,199; all iMacs get NVIDIA graphics, from the GT 130 down to the 9400M.

Trailer: Oregon Trail

Trailer: Oregon Trail

Oregon Trail gets a proper “trail”-er: beyond the cartoony graphics, it adds new mini-games including fishing, panning for gold and berry picking; it even makes dying from dysentery look fun.

Metal Gear Solid Touch

Metal Gear Solid Touch

Get your Snake fix on the road with Metal Gear Solid Touch, the iPhone/iPod Touch version of MGS4; coming in Spring, gameplay is a bit different but the graphics aren’t half bad.

App: Safari 4 Beta

App: Safari 4 Beta

The Safari 4 Beta is out for both Mac and PC users; it features fast JavaScript (30x over IE7; 3x over Firefox) and Cover Flow, as well as Tabs on Top and Top Sites a-la Google Chrome.

Focal XS 2.1 Speakers

Focal XS 2.1 Speakers

These streamlined Focal XS 2.1 speakers don’t just look great, but produce studio quality sound for professionals via an active amplifier; they also include a convenient iPod dock.

Novanta Workstation

Novanta Workstation

Despite its austere design, the Novanta Workstation (made out of aluminum and MDF) squeezes in speakers, a USB hub, monitor stand, iPod dock, power strip, and three drawers.

iPhone App: Oregon Trail

iPhone App: Oregon Trail

The highlight of computer lab in the 80s/90s was playing Oregon Trail on Apple ][s; iPhone owners will get a nostalgic remake come February 28; just remember to caulk the wagon!

MacBook Hardshell Case

MacBook Hardshell Case

Unibody MacBook and MBP owners, rejoice: Incase has dropped new hardshell cases in four colorways; they each sport raised rubber feet, thermal vents and a rubberized coating.

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App: Cube Cheater

App: Cube Cheater

Tired of rearranging the stickers to “win” with your Rubik’s Cube? Use the Cube Cheater iPhone app to photograph the offending Cube and let the Kociemba algorithm do the rest.

iSteamPhone T-shirt

iSteamPhone T-shirt

From the same guy that brought us the Exploded iPhone tee comes the iSteamPhone t-shirt; awash in sepia tones, mysterious scribbles and hand-drawn lines, this shirt channels da Vinci.

Concept: MacBook Mini

Concept: MacBook Mini

Apple has no intentions to go the Netbook route, but we like this MacBook Mini concept by Isamu Sanada; it’s a clutch similar to the Vaio P, albeit with a nifty folding form factor.

iPhone USB Drive

iPhone USB Drive

It’s too bad this iPhone-shaped USB drive is Taiwan-only; you’re virtually guaranteed to get the ladies gushing over it’s bendy uber-cuteness, made possible by a flexible rubber body.

PANIQ Controller

PANIQ Controller

Although iPod controls on fabric isn’t new, Qio Systems’ 30-pin PANIQ controller is compatible with apparel from brands including Zoo York and Cole Haan; above: Killa outerwear.

iLuv i1166 PMP

iLuv i1166 PMP

Available starting March 2009, iLuv’s i1166 portable media player is jam-packed with goodies; it not only plays DVDs at 16:9 on its 9″ TFT LCD, but unfolds to serve as an iPod dock.

Concept: iShelf

Concept: iShelf

Li Jianye’s iShelf concept is an exercise in anachronistic futurism; it’s a real-life version of Apple’s CoverFlow system, with angled cutouts that will hold up to five CD jewel cases.

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Nike+ iPod Watch Remote

Nike+ iPod Watch Remote

In addition to controlling your iPod, the Nike+ iPod Watch Remote takes their Sport Kit one step further: it’ll give you voice feedback on your time, distance, calories burned and pace.

Wooden MacBook Case

Wooden MacBook Case

They look a bit clunky, but Rainer Spehl’s oak wood laptop cases for the MacBook and MacBook Pro are more about style; they’re lined with leather and close with a magnetic latch.

Steve Jobs Lives Tees

Steve Jobs Lives Tees

Support your favorite geeky cult of personality: Steve Jobs Lives is a line of sharp, typographical tees for Apple fans with all profits donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Mobile Phone Orchestra

Mobile Phone Orchestra

Think Ocarina x 5: above is Stanford’s Mobile Phone Orchestra (MoPhO) playing Stairway To Heaven with their iPhones and special glove speakers at The Crunchies 2008.

Incase x Fragment Slider

Incase x Fragment Slider

Trendsetter Hiroshi Fujiwara’s Fragment Design has collaborated with Incase for a limited edition iPhone 3G slider case; his working credits include Nike, Eric Clapton and Levis.

Apple MacBook Pro 17″

Apple MacBook Pro 17″

Apple’s 17″ MacBook Pro is finally here in unibody form; other specs: non-removable battery good for 8 hours, 9400M/9600M GT video, optional SSD and add-on antiglare screen.

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