updated 04:00 pm EST, Fri November 8, 2002
Griffin today announced the release of a to celebrate the product's one-year anniversary. Available exclusively online, the PowerMate combines "beautiful design and ease of use into a unique award winning multimedia controller that can be used as a volume knob, or programmed for any number of other uses such as a jog/shuttle wheel for movie editing or a scroll wheel for long documents." It is $45. (The standard version is available with a brushed-aluminum finish.) Update: Griffin reports that the company expects to sell out of these limited edition PowerMates by the end of this weekend.