Playing video games 12 hours a day and don’t want to break your frag streak by checking your email or IM windows? Just hook up the Pertelian External LCD Display. Plugs in via USB and it displays, and even allows you to interact with instant messages, incoming emails, MP3 and internet radio playback; even check the weather. The included software makes “setup a snap”.


  • POP email checking and reading email headers
  • Unique Instant Messenger (ICQ, AIM, YAHOO) interface to reply to messages while inside a game or other application
  • Play, Stop, Pause, Rewind, and Fast Forward through play lists on supported media applications (Windows Media Player, Winamp, iTunes) plus:
  • Song search by title, artist, or track number for supported media applications
  • UltraSeek feature which automatically previews tracks in the middle of the song
  • Audio volume adjustment for system and supported media applications
  • System information (CPU usage/Memory usage/IP information/Disk drive usage/Processes and thread usage/Uptime)
  • Local Weather information and 5-day forecast
  • Sports Center – giving you real time sports scores
  • RSS feed aggregate
  • And more…

Available at ThinkGeek for $80

Christen Costa

Grew up back East, got sick of the cold and headed West. Since I was small I have been pushing buttons - both electronic and human. With an insatiable need for tech I thought "why not start a blog focusing on technology, and use my dislikes and likes to post on gadgets."