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"In 1970 I found little difficulty staying 30 years ahead of the man in the street, and now I find it difficult to stay 18 months ahead of the man on the street."
- Vernor Vinge

Aeromuse Pillow  
  A pillow that doubles as a music player.  

Cara Gibson was lying on a traditional bed... In contrast, the girl's head rested on a thoroughly modern aeromuse pillow that had doubtless been programmed to play her favorite music depending on how she shifted the weight of her head against it. For all Ingrid knew it was hammering away right now, transmitting the latest goolmech to the girl via direct acoustic transduction.
From The Human Blend, by Alan Dean Foster.
Published by Del Rey in 2010
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