I felt the same way. I love that someone has finally found a viable, consistent and unbeatable way of doing it, but I really don't like the way that they got it done (to the extent that I'm not sure if I even want to buy one at this point, whereas normally I'd be all over something like this). I'm sure some enterprising dude in Hong Kong will figure out a way to reverse engineer both the hardware and the software so they can emulate the functionality, though.
Michael: Jodie, how's my schedule look for today? Jodie: You've got a conference and dinner party at the Japanese Embassy regarding wildlife protection. Michael: Oh, yeah...sorry, but I'll have to cancel that. I'm heading out to save America!