Remember Ring From Goldsmith's

One of my favorite details from Robert Heinlein novels is the finger watch:

"Seventeen hours" - The Old Man glanced at his finger watch and added - "and twenty-three minutes ago an unidentified space ship landed near Grinnell, Iowa."
(Read more about the finger watch)

Goldsmith Gallery is showing off its Remember Ring, which is a form of finger watch - actually, more like a calendar watch. It helps you with remembering (Remember-Ring, get it?) important dates, like say, your anniversary.


(Remember Ring details)

Here's how it works: You tell the company the date you want to remember, and they set the watch. Then, as you wear it, a micro thermopile inside the Remember Ring keeps the battery charged and on time. Twenty-four hours before the date, a Hot Spot on the interior surface of the ring warms up to 120 degrees Fahrenheit for about ten seconds every hour, all day long.

Read more about the Remember Ring via shiny shiny.

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