Okay, maybe that was mean. But you can’t claim that that thing over to the right doesn’t look like a pom-pom of some sort. It’s actually a speaker. The Yuen’To Music Ball, to be precise. Straight outta’ Japan, it’ll plug into anything with a 3.5mm jack connector and blare out sounds and music for upto five hours. After that, it’ll need recharging via USB.
It comes in red, blue, yellow, black and pink – nice bold colours – and costs $76.16 (£55 or so). That’s amazingly expensive. Still, no-one ever said that being a contra-auguste was cheap.
Christmas is coming early this year on Tech Digest, with a product give-away each day for the next fortnight, thanks to Brando.
Up for grabs today is the USB Circus Cannon, which normally retails for $35 in the US. It plugs into your USB port, and all you need to do is rig up a circus net, then fire your three foam show-babes at it. Or, for more…