In case you ever wanted a “golden” USB memory stick, here’s your chance: made by I-O Data, the so-called Gold Ingot USB Memory [JP] offers 4GB capacity. The body is mainly made of Japanese wood and covered by a thin layer of gold.
The stick was designed in collaboration with Japanese company Hakuichi [JP] and weighs 15g. It can be used with Windows PCs and Macs.
The Gold Ingot USB Memory is already on sale in Japan. If you’re interested but live outside this country, you can order it over at Geek Stuff 4 U (for $137.50 plus shipping).