Why toy with digital emojis when you can impress others with smiley faces, cats and poop symbols made from solid oak by "Parks and Recreation" actor -- and craftsman -- Nick Offerman?
Dress your iGadget in a sleek handcrafted sleeve from Oregon-based Grovemade. A free one.
A boomerang craftsman turns his skills to fashioning a real batarang that comes back when you throw it.
"The best thing to happen to the Mac in last 10 years was iOS," says Bud Tribble, Apple's vice president of software technology and a member of the original Mac team.
The Graf von Faber-Castell Pen of the Year 2014 takes handwriting to the extreme with gold, jasper, and quartz.
Laser wizard Patrick Priebe has outdone himself with his latest work, a two-handed barrel of six rotating lasers. Balloons, your time is up!
If you're loaded with way too much cash, this one-of-a-kind smartphone might be right up your alley.
Luxury phone designer Gresso takes on the tragic lack of phones for women with a $3,000 handset described as "romantic" and "delicate."
The Vertu Constellation Black Neon is the latest posh phone for the super-rich, handmade from leather, carbon fibre and rubies.
So what did we learn about the technology biz this year? From the passing of Apple's co-founder to a new generation of publicly traded companies...plenty.