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SplitFish FragFX V2 is the controller bundled with a PlayStation 3 if it were 1988

Unlike Microsoft's silly but sort of understandable proscription against mice on home consoles, Sony doesn't mind letting gamers use a mouse on their lap. Swiss peripherals maker SplitFish has released a new model of their FragFX mouse, the V2, with…

Mouse netbook introduces DVD burner into depressingly standard equation

[netbooktextexpanderscript]1.6GHz Atom processor, 160GB hard disk, 1GB RAM, 10.2-inch (1,024x600) display, and Windows XP Home Edition.[/netbooktextexpanderscript] And thus my post would usually write itself. But hold on a minute, lazy blogger! Mouse's latest netbook, the LB-5100W, comes with a built-in…

Apple Mighty Mouse + Multi-Touch concept probably has it about right

MacBlogz postulates something like this might be the next evolutionary step for the Mighty Mouse in the multi-touch age. The Mighty Mouse is a cursor-swooping rodent I've never liked even half as much as its opera-singing, baritone namesake, but you…

The world's smallest optical mouse

The Z-Nano is the word's smallest optical mouse, about just as large as your fingertip. When not in use, it can be stored in your ear canal or nostril. $60. World's Smallest Optical Mouse [Techeblog]…

The Paradox Mouse is one part steampunk, one part taxidermy

The Paradox Mouse takes the usual raw materials of steampunk aesthetic — wood, brass, copper, gears and typewriter keys — and supplements them with the morbidly ironic: a mouse's skull, shoulder blades and spine. Yeeg. Paradox Mouse [Tentacle Paradox via…

Optical mouse with built-in digital scale is coke fiend blogger's delight

There's little to be done, feature-wise, to make a mouse stand out from the competition short of making it just really excellent: hence, the crap gadgeteer's constant feature mash-ups. This particular $50 optical mouse doubles as a digital scale, capable…

Razor-thin Bluetooth mouse slips into PC Card slot

In a mellifluous babble of random alphanumerics, the MA-BTCARD markets itself as a truly portable laptop mouse: Bluetooth kajiggerered, it slides, envelope thin, into your laptop's Type II PC card slot. It looks decidedly unergonomic, of course, and has a…

Jose E. Rivera's computer mouse scarab

Jose E. Rivera's wonderful creation is like some cogwork-punk scarab imbued into the carapace of a standard USB mouse, its wings unfurled to reveal the circuit board of its own skittering sentience. Gorgeous. Jose E. Rivera's Facebook [Facebook via MAKE

SteelSeries to release 15 button World of Warcraft mouse

The new World of Warcraft SteelSeries mouse contains 15 separate, macro-programmable buttons, both for the poop socker and the gold farmer alike. It will be ergonomically unusable, but I do quite like its carapace-like design. SteelSeries drops WoW oriented 15

Waterproof mouse receiver with GPS

GlobalSat's BR-355 is a waterproof GPS mouse receiver, accurate to 5 meters and unusually small. It boots in under 45 seconds, according to the spec sheet, and has USB or RS232 connections, a built-in antenna, and blinkenlights to indicate how…