The 2012 Consumer Electronics Show officially kicked off Tuesday. Amid the sometimes familiar televisions and appliances that are trotted out for critics and buyers are a whole host of gadgets whose uses aren’t as obvious.
Wednesday, we posted a picture of these Zipbuds earphones and asked you to identify it. The Zipbuds offer a new solution to keep your cords from tangling, and come in pink, blue and black.
For Thursday’s gadget, Washington Post videographer AJ Chavar snapped a picture of this contraption at the show. What do you think it is?
Tweet What do you think this piece of equipment is or does? Is it for work or play? Tell us what you think, using the hash tag #mysterygadget on Twitter, and we’ll post some responses here. We’ll reveal the name and function of the device Friday morning.