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Very useful gadget… parking meter timer November 30, 2006

Posted by geekzendaddy in Gadget.
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754432_lg1.jpg Have you ever gotten a ticket for an expired meter? No? You must never have been to NYC 🙂 In NYC the meter checkers drop out of the air like in Mission Impossible the instant a meter clicks. Sigh…. this little baby would have saved me several hundred dollars over the years.

Here is a blurb from there site……

Product Detail:

Prevent another parking mishap! Know when your parking meter time is up with this convenient keychain.

  • As seen in the New York Times Gift Guide
  • 24 hour countdown for parking timer
  • Early warning alarms at 10, 5 and 1-minute intervals
  • 10 second memo feature to record your parking location and time, or use for other reminders
  • Messages retained even when batteries are dead or removed

No more parking tickets, no more forgetting where you parked and no more stress!

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Clocky – The alarm clock that runs away November 16, 2006

Posted by geekzendaddy in Clocky, Gadget.
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front.gif  Ohhhhh you evil evil thing! Go to Clocky.net to read more about the runaway clock!

Clocky® (patent pending) is an alarm clock that runs away and hides if you don’t get out of bed on time. When the alarm sounds you can snooze one time. If you still don’t wake up, Clocky will jump off of the bedside table, and wheel away, mindlessly bumping into objects until he finds a spot to rest. You’ll have to get up and out of bed to silence his alarm. Clocky will find new spots everyday, kind of like a hide-and-seek game.

Clocky alarm clocks were designed to reinterpret the common alarm clock into something that is not stressful and obnoxious but amusing and a better fit between humans and technology.