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Minty Boost is a portable USB charger (

posted by Jason Kottke   May 30, 2006

Minty Boost is a portable USB charger (for your iPod, digital camera, etc.) that fits inside an Altoids gum tin and uses 2 AA batteries as a power source. You can buy a kit, make one from scratch, or even use the instructions to make kits to sell yourself.

The top 10 weirdest USB drives, including drives

posted by Jason Kottke   Jan 06, 2006

The top 10 weirdest USB drives, including drives that look like fried shrimp, a human thumb, and Barbie (her head pops off to reveal the plug).