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84 Avant-Garde Apple Gadgets

From Apple iBikes to the Rumored iSlate in All Its Iterations

— January 3, 2010 — Tech
Macheads like me have a pretty solid collection of Apple gadgets in their homes; these tech must-haves embody the devotion this mighty brand inspires. In anticipation of Apple’s big announcement on January 26, in which it’s rumored that the iSlate tablet will officially join the ranks of Apple gadgets, I’ve clustered our favorite Apple concepts from Trend Hunter’s archives.

There are iBikes, iToilets and even several versions of the iSlate. Check out these and more Apple gadgets below.
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Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
84
Green Operating Systems
Green Operating Systems
Apple's Snow Leopard OS Saves $10 Million in Energy Annually
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83
Computerless Video Rental
Computerless Video Rental
Apple TV Gets an Updated Interface
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82
Monumental Mobile Makeovers
Monumental Mobile Makeovers
Apple Announcement Enhances iPhone and iPhone Touch
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81
iPad
iPad
Residential Tower Inspired by Apple's iPod
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80
Apple Launch Disappoints
Apple Launch Disappoints
Germans Not Crazy About iPhone
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79
Costly Custom Computers
Costly Custom Computers
Luxury Apple Modifications
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78
Multitouch Functionality for Notebooks
Multitouch Functionality for Notebooks
Apple to Use Chords to Control Apps
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77
Super-Sized iPods
Super-Sized iPods
Apple Thinks Bigger is Better for MP3 Players
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76
$99 iPhones
$99 iPhones
Apple's Prices Drop From Lower to Lowest for Savvy Shoppers
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75
Sleek Browser Upgrades
Sleek Browser Upgrades
Apple Releases Safari 4.0 Beta
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74
Monitor as a Docking Station
Monitor as a Docking Station
Apple's New Patent
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73
Hymn Book Becomes iPod Cover
Hymn Book Becomes iPod Cover
Worship at the Church of Apple
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72
Apple To Sell DRM Free Music
Apple To Sell DRM Free Music
Apple Announce Deal With EMI
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71
Faux Apple Leaks
Faux Apple Leaks
Apple Tablet Videos Keep Tech Lovers Guessing
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70
Apple Releases 8GB RED nano
Apple Releases 8GB RED nano
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69
Web-Ready Gadgets
Web-Ready Gadgets
Apple Releasing Wi-Fi Equipped iPods
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68
Microsoft's Zune to rival Apple's iPod
Microsoft's Zune to rival Apple's iPod
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67
Reinventing Viral Technologies
Reinventing Viral Technologies
Apple Revamps iPods
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66
20 Slot iPod Docks
20 Slot iPod Docks
Parasync Creates Huge Charger for the Ultimate Apple User
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65
Apple's New iMac Released
Apple's New iMac Released
More Refined & Mature
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64
Color iPod Shuffles?
Color iPod Shuffles?
Apple Shuffle Gets Less Boring
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63
MacWorld Update
MacWorld Update
Apple Air To Create Stir in Mobile Computing?
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62
Computer Greeting Cards
Computer Greeting Cards
The iCard is the Perfect Card for Serious Apple Fans
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61
Apple Teams With Jaguar
Apple Teams With Jaguar
JaguarDrive Selector
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60
Apple Unveils Intel-based Mac Mini
Apple Unveils Intel-based Mac Mini
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59
Credit Crunched Mobiles
Credit Crunched Mobiles
While the iPhone 3G S is Eagerly Awaited, Apple Cuts Prices
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58
It's all About Style.  Apple's New Line of Fashionable Laptops
It's all About Style. Apple's New Line of Fashionable Laptops
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57
Solar Cells on Portable Devices
Solar Cells on Portable Devices
New Apple Patent Promises Green Gadgets
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56
Force Sensing Technology
Force Sensing Technology
Microsoft One Upping Apple?
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55
Apple TV
Apple TV
Forget About TiVo
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54
Apple to Sell Sitcom Hits in iTunes Video Store
Apple to Sell Sitcom Hits in iTunes Video Store
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53
Magical Mighty Mice
Magical Mighty Mice
The Apple Magic Mouse Makes Working on Your Computer Easy
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52
Phone-Controlled Steering
Phone-Controlled Steering
Drivers Can Operate the Apple Car Using an iPhone Remote
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51
Spoof Apple Gadgets
Spoof Apple Gadgets
The iMac Shuffle Nixes the Screen in Favor of Sleek Aluminum
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50
Apple Tablet Underway?
Apple Tablet Underway?
Time for Touch-Screen MacBook
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49
Apple iPhone Video Update
Apple iPhone Video Update
All Features in One Video
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48
Cool Phone Trends
Cool Phone Trends
Samsung's UpStage Versus Apple's iPhone
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47
Affordable Apple Laptops
Affordable Apple Laptops
Invitation Sparks Price Tag Speculation
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46
Sleek iPhone Battery Packs
Sleek iPhone Battery Packs
The 'Juice Pack 3G' is Apple-Approved
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45
Apple Launches 3 New iPods
Apple Launches 3 New iPods
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44
Apple iPods are Made in Sweatshops (Allegedly)
Apple iPods are Made in Sweatshops (Allegedly)
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43
Apple Control at Your Fingertips
Apple Control at Your Fingertips
iRing (UPDATE)
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42
Apple Starts iPhone v2 Before Releasing v1
Apple Starts iPhone v2 Before Releasing v1
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41
Touch-Screen Slider Pianos
Touch-Screen Slider Pianos
The iPiano Concept is a Dream For Apple Addicts
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40
Retro Inventions
Retro Inventions
Apple Admits iPod Invented in 1979, Uses Inventor in Court
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39
Is VW Concept Apple's Mystery Car?
Is VW Concept Apple's Mystery Car?
Space Up! Blue Could Be Apple iCar
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38
iPhone Laptops
iPhone Laptops
Olo Computers And Apple Partnership
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37
Apple Stalks iPhone Users
Apple Stalks iPhone Users
Weather & Stocks Apps As Spy Tools
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36
Engadget Hoax Drives Apple Stock Down $4 Billion
Engadget Hoax Drives Apple Stock Down $4 Billion
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35
Fiat has Apple Envy
Fiat has Apple Envy
Wants its Retro Car to be iPod of Autos
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34
Transforming iPod Docks
Transforming iPod Docks
Optimus Prime Makes His Mark on the Apple Market
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33
Apple Compatible Toilet
Apple Compatible Toilet
Air Poo
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32
Apple iTV
Apple iTV
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31
Apple's Dual Trackpad Phone
Apple's Dual Trackpad Phone
iPhone Flip
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30
Traceable Technologies
Traceable Technologies
The Apple iPhone Stencil Kit Makes Interface Copy Easy
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29
Galactic iPod Wallets
Galactic iPod Wallets
The Silver Krusell Apple Ipod Nano Music Remix Case
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28
Touchscreen Receivers
Touchscreen Receivers
Alpine iXA-W404 2-DIN is Apple and Bluetooth-Friendly (CES 2009)
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27
Mini Touchscreen Netbooks
Mini Touchscreen Netbooks
Signs Point to a Mix of Macbook and iPod Touch for New Apple Computer
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26
£20,000 iPhone
£20,000 iPhone
Diamond Apple Mobile
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25
Apple Netbooks
Apple Netbooks
If It's Real, The iPod Touch HD Will Have a Much Bigger Screen
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24
Apple iPhone
Apple iPhone
New Killer Phone in the Works
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23
Apple Now Offers Double the Capacity
Apple Now Offers Double the Capacity
32 GB iPod Touch
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22
$1000 iPhone Apps
$1000 iPhone Apps
Apple Pulls "I am Rich" Ruby
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21
The iCar
The iCar
Apple To Team With VW
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20
Mac-based Tablet Computer
Mac-based Tablet Computer
Apple Modbook Now On Sale
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19
Keyboardless Computers
Keyboardless Computers
Apple Introduces A Keyboardless MacWheel at MacWorld
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18
Apple iPhone Revealed
Apple iPhone Revealed
iPod + Phone + Internet + No Buttons!
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17
Futuristic File Folders
Futuristic File Folders
Triyi Yeh's Apple 'Mac Folder' is the Next MacBook Air
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16
Superb Branded Vehicles
Superb Branded Vehicles
The Apple iMo Reveals the Next Generation of Robotic Urban Cars
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15
Apple-Licensed Appliances
Apple-Licensed Appliances
Gorenje Fridge
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14
Apple Mines Diamonds & Gold
Apple Mines Diamonds & Gold
Luxury Mac Book Pro
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13
$41,225 Apple Luxury
$41,225 Apple Luxury
Gold & Diamond Encrusted iPhone
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12
iPod Parking Lots
iPod Parking Lots
The 'Charging Station Valet' for Die-Hard Apple Lovers
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11
Extended Laptop Screens
Extended Laptop Screens
Apple triBook Has Fold-Out Panels to Boost Viewing Area
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10
Apple-Branded Automobiles
Apple-Branded Automobiles
The iMo is the iAnswer to Congested City Roads
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9
Copying 1960s Product Design
Copying 1960s Product Design
Braun Products the Secrets to Apple Success
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8
Portable Touchscreen Tablets
Portable Touchscreen Tablets
The Microsoft Courier is Unveiled with No Word from Apple
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7
Pebble-Shaped Phones
Pebble-Shaped Phones
The Apple Pebble Mobile is an Organic Take on the Original
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6
Computer Branded Toilets
Computer Branded Toilets
Bizarre Apple Concepts Designed by Mac Devotees
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5
Cross-Branded Bikes
Cross-Branded Bikes
Apple Bicycle Takes You for a Green, High-Tech Ride
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4
Apple Ring Remote
Apple Ring Remote
iRing Controls iPods
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3
Innovative Apple Appliances
Innovative Apple Appliances
10 Mac Products That Are Flashy, But Fake
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2
Transparent Apple Displays
Transparent Apple Displays
MacBook Touch
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1
Gadget Inspired Coffins
Gadget Inspired Coffins
Apple iPhone & Microsoft Caskets
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