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so the title was a poor play on the controversy over skinny models on the catwalks, but I wanted to share this product with you.
the Swiss-based maker of computer bits from mice to iPod
accessories have purchased Slim Devices
; makers of some really cool looking digital media centres called the Squeeze Box (which looks like a grown-up version of Sonos
) and the Transporter (the network media player pictured) for some 20 million USD
The guts of the box is based on open source software that enthusiast users have modified and enhanced. Kudos to VentureBeat
Labels: consumer electronics, cool, gadgets, hardware, vc