Well if companies can’t beat the ipod at least they can do is come up with a new gimmick that is fun and different for a an MP3 player. The Sandisk Sansa Shaker is just such an item to set it apart from those boring scroll wheel or Ipod Touch screens…this little fella has you shaking your Flash MP3 player to get to the next song. Supposedly made with kids in mind. This is a great way to impress your friends as well as stand out from the crowd. It has a built in speaker so others can listen as well as two headphone jacks for those who want to have a family member or friend listen with you with their own headphones. No more sharing one ear bud road trips for you! Available in 512 MB or 1GB capacity there is also an SD slot to play additional songs or swap with friends. In addition it comes in the colors Blue and Pink a USB cable, lanyard, and stickers so you can shake in style, and finally AAA batteries are included. Overall the best feature of the Sansa Shaker is the price and if you are looking to get a starter MP3 for your youngster than check out Buy.com which currently has the 512MB version on sale for $19.99 with free shipping which is usually sold for $39.99. So if they break it or loose it which most kids do at least it won’t shake your bank account.