July 19, 2006

Geek lust strikes

USB hub that looks like a launch consoleUSB hub that looks like a launch console

Diego and I had talked about building something like this, only our idea was to use components sourced from OSHA-spec, and make it an HID-profile device using a Microchip PIC. This one is an actual USB2 hub! And you can almost certainly hack the software to do something cool.

Sixty two bucks, or I’d have pre-ordered one already. Damnably cool.


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