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New credit card-sized gadgets help you shave, pick locks

Jeremy Simon

Sure, credit cards enable all kinds of fun activities — such as buying more stuff you don’t really need and paying bills online. Super awesome! But until now, payment cards have failed to help with some of the most basic tasks, such as shaving, picking locks and holding people at knifepoint. Thanks to the latest collection of card-sized gadgets, however, credit cards finally are becoming the everyday tools they were always meant to be.

Take a gander at this latest assortment of credit card gadgets, and I’m sure you’ll agree.

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Your holiday guide to credit card innovations and gadgets

Jeremy Simon

It’s been some time since I last updated you all on the must-have gadgets and gizmos related to credit cards. To make it up to you, ahead of the holidays, here are the latest payment card innovations — in the form of a Square, Piece of Cake and a Nintendo controller.
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Still more credit card gadgets and gizmos you cannot live without

Jeremy Simon

The small size and convenient shape of a credit card hasn’t gone unnoticed, with inventors and innovators working to shrink various devices down to pocket-sized perfection. Consider the following wallet-ready calculators, Best Buy gift cards with built-in audio speakers and PIN pads — all resembling plastic payment cards and all easily portable.
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More wacky, wonderful payment card innovations and gadgets

Jeremy Simon

Plastic doesn’t stand still. Creative people continue to push payment cards in new directions, from allowing use of a prepaid card for medical marijuana purchases to accepting credit card payments on your iPhone. We’ve got these and other wacky, wonderful innovations and gadgets below.
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