As you can imagine, with a job title of "technology editor," I get some interesting new product pitches. A lot of them are relevant, and you’ll end up reading about a lot of those products on AgWeb.com or Farm Journal. But occasionally, I get information for a product that’s better suited for, say, a fashion designer in Manhattan, New York, than a farmer in Manhattan, Kan.
Usually I laugh it off as an innocent mistake. When we move at the speed of the Internet, things get misdirected now and then, and I do not take offense. But what to do when I get not one, not two, but three emails about a product that's so laughably removed from our target demographic? I share it with you.
Ladies and gentlemen, may I present to you the JackGem!
The JackGem is a Swarovski crystal-encrusted accessory that you plug into your phone jack to add a chic pop of color. It is a brand new way to personalize your phone with your favorite hue and is perfect for fashionistas, girl geeks, and apparently farmers. I just wish it came in John Deere green…