Purple has long been considered a royal, even imperial, color- Alexander the Great wore robes of Tyrian purple, and Han purple was used to decorate the warriors of the Xian Terracotta Army. For we ordinary folk, the technology pictured above can help add an imperial punch to our homes without the pressures of governance...

  • Crosley Corsair: $100
  • Eureka Capture Plus Pet Vacuum: $179
  • FujiFilm FinePix Z37fd 10 Megapixel Digital Camera: $130
  • Sandisk 2GB Cruzer Micro U3 USB 2.0 Drive: $20
  • jWIN Electronics JB-TH130 Bluetooth Hands-free Headset: $17
  • Crosley Kettle Classic Desk Phone: $68
  • Dell 17'' Studio 17 Laptop w/ Intel Pentium Dual-Core Processor T3400: $700
  • iHome Candy iPod Lamp: $60