Is there anything that handy USB port can’t be used for? For instance, check out this cool USB-powered Roll-Up Drum Kit, which has 6 drum pads, and pre-programmed sets of music for genres such as rock, African and Jazz. You can also customize the drum sounds, record tracks to email to friends, and there’s even a tutorial. According to the website, the drums are compatible with Windows XP and Windows 2000, but there’s no mention of the persnickety Vista, so beware. We suggest you bring it in on your last day of work…to guarantee you go out with a bang. Check out the website for a demo video. Available for $28 USD.
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If you’re a regular Gear Live reader, you know we love to write about wacky USB gadgets, such as the Lighted Mirror, and Aquarium. Well now we’ve decided to bring you something fun and useful! It’s Behringer’s Centari iAXE624 USB Guitar, a full-size real guitar that—you guessed it—plugs into your computer’s USB port. Why? So you can record your masterpieces directly into your computer, play along with your Led Zep MP3s (you know you want to), and perform tricks such as “time-stretching”. The guitar even has a headphone jack so you won’t
disturb the neighbors. The guitar also comes with software to edit and record your tunes. We just wish the Centari included guitar lessons. Available for $180 USD.
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