(PRWEB) November 25, 2011
Following in the footsteps of the overwhelming success of the LunaTik and TikToc (based on the Apple Ipod Nano) watch series, that grabbed international headlines last fall; Crypteks Inc. has unveiled its new secure USB selection on the buzz-worthy kickstarter.com platform, marking yet another serious retail product being launched via crowd-sourcing. Featuring a precision milled CNC lockable USB housing made from solid anodized aluminum alloy, the Crypteks USB features the NSA approved hardware based 256bit AES encryption, synonymous with ultra-high-performance data protection. A spokesman for the company has called the device “A simple device in itself, with very complicated and significant technology” referring mainly to the unique customizable locking combination designed using 3D CAD technology. “We wanted a device worthy of storing what really matters; our digital lives so to speak. Photos, personal information, our work. I don’t think you can put a price on peace of mind.” Mr. F. Komaya – Lead Project Developer Crypteks Inc. after being asked what the initial inspiration was for the project.
Designed in conjunction with the world renowned Slingshot Product Development Group (http://www.slingshotpdg.com), the Crypteks USB is more than just security, it is customizable; featuring a unique user-changeable combination with 14,348,907 possible combinations. Made with precision engineered parts of the highest caliber, Crypteks USB product is destined to make headlines this holiday season. When questioned about the “cryptex” device author Dan Brown used in his plot The DaVinci Code, Mr. Komaya said jestingly “I can’t wait to send him one! Maybe he can use one in his next book. This project definitely won’t forget its roots.” Heavy emphasis on minimalism and simplicity of use has been a core philosophy of the project, from the actual Crypteks USB to the beautifully rendered videos; Crypteks Inc. is definitely proving start-ups with great ideas are principals deep-rooted in the American marketplace; “We’re not trying to compete with anyone really, we just wanted something different, something we’d be proud to own, and secure as heck.”
Now accepting pre-orders just in time for Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the Crypteks USB is slated for a pre-holiday release and is a must-have for gadget aficionados and security buffs alike. Find out more by visiting http://www.crypteks.com or http://www.kickstarter.com (http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/crypteks/crypteks-usbtm-encrypted-and-lockable-usb-solution) to pre-order your very own.
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