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February 12, 2008

Top 10 off switches

off switch

Let us now praise simple devices... the little, ubiquitous objects that underly our technological lives. Case in point: The UK version of CNET has a has a sweet little piece titled The Top Ten Off Switches...

In the last ten years, the off switch has seen something of a decline, being replaced by its trendier sibling, the standby button. But we miss good old offy -- his sturdy construction and good humour were a welcome break from the monotony of day-to-day life.

Check out the article and see if your favorite off switch makes their list.

Posted by Chris Spurgeon at February 12, 2008 11:53 PM