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Translation: It’s a desk lamp made from old CDs, with LED lights, powered by a PC USB port. Not the prettiest lamp on the desk, but you could obviously design it however you wish.

The USB powered LED CD lamp

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelancer writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor for Boing Boing and WINK Books. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

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