Ladies: Sure, there’s something to be said for the fact that we’d sooner line up around the block on a rainy day for “I’m not a plastic bag” than an iPhone. But there’s also something to be said for not knowing the difference between a stick of ram and a stick of gum. So, in honor of the current geek chic trend, we thought it wise to better acquaint our, er, yourselves with a few girl-friendly gadgets.ZUNE ORIGINALS
Wear your art on your sleeve with Zune’s new customized covers. The Misshapes’ Leigh Lezark did at the recent launch party, where twenty-seven designs by 18 emerging, international artists were unveiled. Now not only can you personalize your playlist, but your plaything too! zuneoriginals.netASUS ECOBOOK BAMBOO LAPTOP
Nowadays, everything from designer clothes to deodorant is eco-friendly. As oxymoronic as is sounds, so can be your power-guzzling computer. Carved from blonde bamboo, this laptop is more than just a pretty face; it’s got an Intel Core Duo 2 Processor too. Can your MacBook compete?
Available in 2008 at asus.comJAWBONE LIMITED EDITION HEADSETS
Whether Sweet Talk, Trash Talk, or Dirty Talk is more your style, there’s something for everyone thanks to Jawbone’s new trio of Bluetooth headsets. They block out outside noise, punch up incoming audio, oh yeah, and their shiny metallic finishes are embossed with pin-up girls and flowers. Suddenly, those people walking around talking to themselves don’t look so scary.
Available in December, jawbone.com