Not sure how new this is, because the Brix calculator is currently in the sale. Not that we're complaining, it's a cracking accessory for any desk.
Yes, based on Lego, as you probably guessed, each stud on the Brix calculator performs a calculating function, covering all the basics you'll need. By that, we mean it doesn't do advanced scientific functions, but should cover all our day to day sums.
Available in red and blue, it's available from ThinkGeek for $14.99 - and they do ship worldwide.Find out more at the ThinkGeek website
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