Crypteks takes data storage to an all-new level of cool

Crypteks USB driveFor those people who have been living under a rock for the past ten years, I have a few updates for you:

  • The United States has its first African-American President
  • 99% of the population in the U.S. are pretty upset at 1% of the population
  • American author Dan Brown wrote a series of books starring symbologist Robert Langdon that introduced us to a whole new world of religious mystery and a really cool device called the cryptex

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Top posts for week ending 19-Sep

Albeit a slow one, this week has been dominated by some previously popular posts from weeks gone by with the ever-popular Echo smart pen topping the list:

  1. Echo smart pen by Livescribe
  2. KeyTool Keyring Multi-tool
  3. Very interesting; recent discovery unlocks the secret
  4. FLAMMA – make a fire with only IKEA stuff
  5. The science of dinosaur killing machines
  6. Would a flying SUV help your commute?
  7. Congratulations BP on the largest oil spill ever
  8. Stay Puft Marshmallow Man
  9. I don’t use these, the idea is the same
  10. 2010 list of best places to work in the Chicago area

Given the limited geographical interest of the tenth item and that the post is from 30-March, I was a little surprised to see it making the list but it looks like there’s an groundswell of interest in Chicago-area employers.  Go figure.