Canon's 3-in-1 mouse takes a dubious turn
Combo mice just seem to lead to weirder things.
We're not sure if this is a good or bad thing, but Canon seems to be getting some dubious product-design ideas from those mass-market gadget makers in Asia. Case in point: Its new 3-in-1 mouse that includes a calculator and numeric keypad.
The last time we saw one of these, it was from a Taiwanese company called Ezkey and bore a remarkable resemblance to a. It's far from the weirdest mouse combinations we've seen, of course, which include everything from and to and .
Granted, it costs only $32, which isn't bad for the 1,000 dpi mouse function alone. But as we've seen before, it could be the beginning of an .