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Michael Angeles: Hipster PDA gear

The evolving configuration of my LowFi PDA | urlgreyhot

Michael’s Hipster PDA

Michael Angeles on his super-slim lofi setup and a very cool-sounding pen:

I now carry around the Fischer Space Pen I got for Christmas a few years ago, a Nick(it) wallet I got for free in the goody bag from MAD Museum's Mad About Dance event, and a small stack of index cards.

Problem is that I often take the pen out and throw it in a bag or something so I find myself on a subway train with an idea, but nothing to write with. Tina pointed to the Inka Pen, which looks perfect.

If I attach it to my keys, I'll never be without it. Sweetness.

Ooooo...Daddy like. Anybody else tried this Inka Pen? Looks like a very clever design. (See also: Gizmodo: The Inka Pen Lets You Write Underwater)

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My girlfriend gave me an...

My girlfriend gave me an Inka pen for our 1-year dating anniversary. I liked it quite a bit. Unfortunately, the rubber gasket that held the pen in the tube seems to have failed somewhere, dropping the pen part onto the street somewhere.

Putting the pen together never seemed like much of a hassle to me. While it is a step between pulling the pen out and starting to write, it is quick enough for me to not lose my train of thought.

At $25 it's cheaper than the Space Pen, and possibly worth giving a shot to see what you think of it.




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