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Slim & Trim Gadgets, From the Sony X Series to the MacBook Air

 - Oct 21, 2009   Updated: Jun 8 2011
Somehow, the skinny debate from fashion has translated into the world of technologyâ€"except tech geeks actually want their gadgets to lose weight. Skinny tech is everywhere and virtually every computer and tech company is jumping on the tiny and trim bandwagon.

From the MacBook Air to Sony's skinny gaming systems, here are the top 25 pieces of skinny tech devices you'll find on the market!

Implications - The pattern with technology is a movement toward convenience. All of the newest developments in technology are pocket-sized and easy to carry. This portable and convenient element is reflective of a society that revolves around simplicity. Consumers want products that will not interfere with their day-to-day lives, and tech companies that appeal to this desire will see substantial consumption levels and subsequent profit.