Magnets rule! One sphere miraculously “floats” toward the month while the other slides along the horizontal rail to indicate the date.
In this age of iCal, a perpetual desktop or wall calendar makes timekeeping an appealingly tactile pleasure. Just don’t forget to make the manual adjustments!
A spin of the finger rotates the plastic panels to reveal the day of the week, date, and month.
Desktop speakers aren't known for their high aesthetic factor; luckily, designers like music, too, and are working to jazz up the littles boxes of sound.