Navneet Alang Navneet Alang is a technology-culture writer based in Toronto. You can find him on Twitter at @navalang

Ghetto Blaster Necklace Watch is Functional, Retro-tastic

35 sec read

21839201034817256823185 L

21839201034817256823185 L

The funny thing about tech geeks is that, while most of the time we’re all about the latest and greatest, we also occasionally love us some retro nostalgia.

Whether pixelated images of Sonic the Hedgehog or the bleeps of an Apple II, we like to look back on the technology and style of the past.

And when it comes to the retro-tastic, it’s hard not to respect this ghetto blaster necklace watch from Caliroots. Not only does it recall a time when people would walk down the street blasting Grandmaster Flash on their boomboxes, it also reminds us of the trend for wearing big, fat chains.

On top of it all, the clocks on the ‘speakers’ of this ghetto blaster are functioning timepieces that allow you to keep track of two timezones – so, ya’ know, your crew in Atlanta and your, um, dope friends in NYC.

That’s how cool kids talk these days, right? Do kids still say that word? “Cool”?…

[Source: Geek Sugar]

Avatar of Navneet Alang
Navneet Alang Navneet Alang is a technology-culture writer based in Toronto. You can find him on Twitter at @navalang

Google and Huawei might be working on a new…

Google and Huawei might be joining forces once again. According to a tweet from Evan Blass, once of the most respected leakers in the...
Avatar of Brian Molidor Brian Molidor
1 min read

Xiaomi might unveil its first smartwatch later this week

If Apple did it, you can bet your ass that Xiaomi is going to do it too. In all fairness, the majority of Apple’s...
Avatar of Rocco Penn Rocco Penn
1 min read

Check out the OnePlus smartwatch that will never exist

In the two years since OnePlus exploded onto the smartphone scene with the OnePlus One, rumors that the company is working on everything from a...
Avatar of Rocco Penn Rocco Penn
45 sec read

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *