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Time

What Time From Quirky

by Johan on May 1, 2011

What Time From Quirky

The Quirky Watt Time is a light-bulb shaped alarm clock, which is constructed out of durable high-gloss plastic. It features a bright blue LED display that illuminates the time and date, an easily accessible snooze button that located on top of the bulb’s socket end and discretely-placed back controls. The Quirky What Time alarm clock is currently available for pre-order for $24.99 each. [Quirky]

Tokyoflash Radiation Level LED Concept Watch

The Tokyoflash Radiation Level LED is a new concept watch that tells you the time through the usage of several colorful bars and that light up according to the time. The watch shows hours 1-12 across the bottom, groups of 5 minutes, 5-55 in the top left section and four single minutes in the radioactive symbol in the top right. The effect is something that looks like a display for measuring radiation levels. Watch the video after the jump to get more details. Read more

Gagarin Tourbillon Watch Commemorates 50-Year Space Travel Anniversary

Swiss watch-maker Bernhard Lederer Universe has created a timepiece to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Russian astronaut Yuvi Gagarin’s historic flight into space. Limited to only 50 units, the Gagarin Tourbillon is inspired by the Vostok space capsule, which successfully completed its test flight into space on 25 March 1961. The timepiece features a 60-second orbital flying tourbillon that rotates counterclockwise around the dial counter in 108 minutes. An integrated rotating magnifying glass allows appreciation of details on the dial, while the tourbillon boasts a mechanical manual winding movement, providing a power reserve of approximately 80 hours. Additional features include a case made out of Platinum 950, a sapphire crystal display, a black hand-stitched alligator strap with a platinum tang buckle, a micro-engraved text with highlights of Yuri Gagarin’s flight and a complex movement with 264 components and 35 jewels. [Superyachts]

Light Gap Concept Clock

by Johan on April 7, 2011

Light Gap Concept Clock

The Light Gap is an eco-friendly concept clock that has solar cells on its backside. You can stick it on a window, so sunlight can illuminate the slit on the face to form the hour hand. As day moves into night, batteries will take over where the sunlight left off, illuminating a row of LEDs in the slit. The Light Gap is a Red Dot Concept Design 2010 winning entry. Read more

Event Countdown Clock

by Johan on April 3, 2011

Event Countdown Clock

Countdown the days, hours, and minutes to your birthday, Christmas, a major movie release, video game release date, or any other occasion with the Event Countdown Clock. This stylish stainless steel clock functions as a regular alarm clock, plus it is an event countdown timer for any 3 events. This unique gadget is a lot of fun and makes a great gift idea. The Event Countdown Clock is currently available at the Sharper Image for $29.99. [The Sharper Image]