Your Mouse is Ringing

Three New Mice-Phones Unveiled (Personal Tech Pipeline ) The weblogger likes them because they are so economical of space and so, well, Maxwell Smart in their stealthiness. Somehow, I think someone who thinks they will be reclaiming desktop space by combining their mouse and their phone has bigger problems to deal with. Perfect example of the absurdities of the ‘converge-everything’ movement. Replace your thoughtfully-designed, ergonomic and utterly serviceable phone and mouse with one device which works unacceptably poorly in both regards. Useless for any purpose except that you will succeed in impressing the plethora of visitors to your home office who live and breathe in the legacy of Get Smart!