Certain, yesterday’s big wooden staining HomePod information was a bit of a black eye for Apple’s good speaker, but it’s heading to be a boon for one pretty distinct, particularly narrow product or service classification. I’m absolutely sure I’m heading to get 50 identical pitches the minute this story publishes, but Pad & Quill owner Brian Holmes conquer anyone to the punch by alerting us to a $20 leather coaster that is presently up for pre-get.
I’m not expressing you must acquire this — in actuality, you most likely should not — but it’s there if you want it. And yes, it will, certainly resolve the issue of the HomePod’s silicone base leaving round marks in some wooden finishes. It’s not a important product or service — you could even say it’s a waste of twenty of your hard attained dollars, not to mention a completely good piece of leather.
But hey, it’s practically nothing if not a testomony to American ingenuity and the magic of capitalism, addressing the smallest opening in shopper need with “state-of-the-art area protection…designed in Minneapolis and handmade by experienced artisans.” Certain, it’s designed to in no way basically been witnessed, but you will know it’s there, functioning hard for you and your wooden finish, and at the close of the working day, isn’t that the most vital issue?
In actuality, if you’re heading to shell out $20 on a handcrafted leather HomePod coaster, possibly it’s much better than no one basically ever sees it. The issue must start out delivery following week, so possibly keep the HomePod in a safe and sound house right up until then.