A different kind of “third hand”

A different kind of “third hand”

A pic from a 1948 issue of Popular Mechanics of a “spring-arm” hands-free calling device.

Flexible steel arm for hands-free calling, 1948 – [via] Link


Gareth Branwyn is a freelance 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 to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

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