What the hell is that? Part 23
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What the hell is that? Part 23

Philipp Rüegg
Zurich, on 06.10.2017
Translation: Eva Francis
Our range is growing constantly. However, some products will have you guessing what it is that you’re looking at. Today's example: the Elmo.

No, it’s not the red Muppet from Sesame Street and it doesn’t have anything to do with robots building cars either. The Elmo MO-1 can be found in schools. Remember the overhead projector your teacher used to make you copy pages of information about local bird populations from? Elmo is the modern equivalent with cooler features. Elmo is equipped with a camera and can project anything onto a connected screen or projector. A dead bird for instance. Wouldn’t this have spiced up our school years?

From flying cameras to water coolers to label printers – we’ve got just about everything. In line with this, we’ve been browsing our range for unusual products that prompt a: What the hell is that? Find something in our range that's downright weird? Let us know: redaktion@digitec.ch

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Philipp Rüegg
Philipp Rüegg
Senior Editor, Zurich
Being the game and gadget geek that I am, working at digitec and Galaxus makes me feel like a kid in a candy shop – but it does take its toll on my wallet. I enjoy tinkering with my PC in Tim Taylor fashion and talking about games on my podcast . To satisfy my need for speed, I get on my full suspension mountain bike and set out to find some nice trails. My thirst for culture is quenched by deep conversations over a couple of cold ones at the mostly frustrating games of FC Winterthur.

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