Why Is the Paper Clip Shaped Like It Is?

When you think of paper clips, you immediately think of a specific form—the familiar round-ended, double-loop design. The wire trombone shape. But that’s only one variety of clip; the “Gem,” which gets its name from a British company called Gem Manufacturing Limited, which, even if it wasn’t directly involved with the… » 4/27/15 2:02pm 4/27/15 2:02pm

USBFever Reinvents iPhone 3G SIM-Eject Tool, Sells it for $3

When Apple reinvented the paperclip for the famous SIM-eject tool » 8/04/08 11:15am 8/04/08 11:15am, it was at least a gizmo, included in the package. USBFever clearly thought there was a gap in this market though, and have invented the reinvention. The new SIM-eject tool has a rubber-bung top that allows it to be stored in your iPhone 3G's headphone…