Limited-Edition Mimobot RayD8gig Glows in Dark For Halloween

Fans of the undeniably geek-chic Mimobot flash drives will be pleased to hear there's a new edition out for this year's fast-approaching All Hallow's Even... the RayD8gig. It's an 8-gigabyte inverse color version of RayD8, and it glows in the dark, ohoho yes. But if you're tempted you need to move fast » 10/23/08 12:45pm 10/23/08 12:45pm

Cooking Hell Kitties and Pirates: Tokidoki Mimobot Artist Series

The latest batch of mimobot designer flash drives for Spring continue their artist series, this time fronting Italian artist Simone Legno's Tokidoki brand. There's just three in the set, but they're all pretty awesome: Pirate Nero, obviously a frickin' pirate; Pastaio, who looks like demon kitty chef; and Meletta,… » 3/26/08 7:00pm 3/26/08 7:00pm

Star Wars Series 2 Mimobot Flash Drives Ship Tomorrow

The Star Wars Series 2 mimobots—Luke, Leia, Han and Boba Fett—that were due last month are finally shipping tomorrow, three months after going up for pre-order. They've got a brand new feature that I'm not sure if I love or hate: When you plug in or eject the drive, it plays sounds from Star Wars, in case your… » 2/18/08 4:40pm 2/18/08 4:40pm

FriendsWithYou Mimobots Add Diabetes-Inducing Cuteness to Data

Apparently designed for tree-hugging hippies, Castro residents and ex-Hello Kitty addicts, the latest Mimobots are the same-old USB memory sticks dressed in new plastics. And yes, like the previous generations, these FriendsWithYou models are equally as cute, sugar-level-boostery and almost-irresistible. Almost. I… » 1/30/08 6:00am 1/30/08 6:00am

Star Wars Series 2 Mimobots Flash Drives Available for Preorder Now

Mimobots, those adorable USB flash drives created to look like various characters, are about to be joined by a new set of Star Wars peeps. Sure, Darth Vader, Chewy, R2-D2 and a Stormtrooper have been out for a while, but now you can preorder Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker, Han Solo and Boba Fett. What, no Admiral… » 11/27/07 3:40pm 11/27/07 3:40pm

Halo Master Chief Mimobot Thumb Drives (Finish the File Transfer)

Mimoco's got these Limited Edition Master Chief USB Drives in 1, 2 and 4GB sizes. They're preloaded with artwork from the upcoming Halo novel and an episode of "This Spartan Life", they're pricey at $109 for the larger model, but given the Halo feeding frenzy, they would still sell out of the limited run if they… » 9/25/07 2:46pm 9/25/07 2:46pm

Paws On the Artist Series '07 mimobots at NY Comic Con

The NY Comic Con was disappointingly less gadget-y (or worthwhile) than I had hoped, which is to say that it was gadget-less until I spotted the Mimoco banner way against the back wall. And what can I say, I'm a whore for art toys—Kid Robot has gotten far too much money from me over the last couple of years. » 2/25/07 9:25am 2/25/07 9:25am