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More goodies from CES, thanks to our friends at Energi-to-Go:

The trend in the tech world has been consolidating gadgets—by now, we’ve got a phone, email unit, media player, camera, and game module in one…and counting—but the big companies have overlooked some of the simpler ideas out there.

Peek is a widget with just email, which means only one interface and a remarkably slim casing. Since it bypasses the phone companies, they manage to keep the price down to $20 a month for email and text, along with $80 for the unit. Of course, we doubt it’ll do much to pry the business folks away from their Blackberries, but it could do a lot to bring more people into the magical world of mobile email…which should be good for everyong.

And it’s small enough that it won’t break the line of your suit.

—R.B.

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  • Russell Brandom