The Ballpoint Pen Laser-scans Documents
This unusual ballpoint pen made from anodized aluminum switches easily from writing to scanning mode with a turn of a dial. It can both scribe notes and laser-scan documents, letters, recipes, as well as 2048 x 1536 pixel images with the help of a high-precision auto-focus lens and 5-megapixel sensor built into the pen. The gadget features 1 GB of built-in flash memory that holds up to 1,000 scanned pictures in JPEG format, all you have to do is to twist the pen apart and the USB plug will download scanned images to a computer. Moreover, due to the integrated microphone it can also capture voice memos in WAV format. This pen is compatible with Mac OSX, Windows 8, 7, Vista, and XP.