“UK-based Memix Direct has begun shipping its USB Memory Watch – a wristwatch with a built-in keychain-style USB solid state hard drive,” The Register reports. “Available in grey and black, each watch contains 128MB of Flash memory. The watch’s strap contain an integrated USB connector, and Memix bundles a USB extension cable for folk whose arms won’t reach round the back of their computer. Like regular keychain USB drives, the Memory Watch is compatible with all USB-supporting operating systems, including Mac OS 8.6 and up, Mac OS X, Linux 2.4, and Windows 98/ME/2k/XP. The drive can be used as an OS boot volume. The watch’s face contains an LED data transfer activity light.”

“The watch itself contains a battery-powered Citizen mechanism, is shock proof, water resistant up to 30m and anti-static. In the UK, the Memory Watch is priced at