If you think you're seeing iPods wherever you turn, there's good reason. Not only do people carry them everywhere, but their design is being copied increasingly for household appliances.
In the bedroom, for instance, we just saw the "Williams-Sonoma kitchen timer, of all things, that sports the ubiquitous click-wheel look as well." alarm clock with its iPod-wannabe appearance. And now we've gotten word of a
Gadget Labs notes that the "Triple Timer" will be particularly comfortable for the iPod veteran to use, as long as it's not confused with the real thing while cooking. It could be worse: If it had a touchscreen like the iPhone, it would be eternally greasy.