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Now You Can Bike At Your Desk When You Weakly Take A Break From Standing

One day, will we look back fondly at a time when our desks didn’t have any activities attached to them?<p>First came standing desks, then sit-stand desks. Now one company wants to sell you a sit-stand-bike desk, so you can bike or stand until you get tired, lower the desk to sit down for a while, and …

Ergonomics

10 Products for Sleeping on Planes That Look Ridiculous (But Are Actually Amazing)

There are two types of travelers in this world: those who can sleep on planes, and those who can’t.<p>This one ability — or lack thereof — can make a …

Shopping

Teachers welcome standing desks in the classroom

When Mathias Ellegiers made a wooden standing desk for his girlfriend in 2012, he never thought it'd open up a floodgate of interest from teachers nationwide.<p>"My girlfriend Daphne was suffering from back and neck pain while studying for a PhD," said Ellegiers. "We wanted to try a standing desk but …

Middle School

Sound Smart Headphones

Take your auditory experience to the next level by listening to your tunes from these sound smart headphones. They feature an ergonomic design …

10 Gadgets to Improve Your Focus At Work and More

Have you ever felt tired at work after undergoing few days of continuous work load? We all do. And it’s quite natural to feel that way. But what’s …

Ergonomics

We Have Reached Peak Office Chair

Work sitting, standing or lying down. Just never stop working.<p>When I first laid down in the Altwork Station, I squealed. While I held down a button, the fully configurable desk-and-chair combo slowly began to move, the seat reclining like a dentist chair and the monitor rising to follow. My stomach …

Forget standing, kneeling desks should be the new office trend

I work the old-fashioned way: Chair below me, desk in front of me and my laptop on a platform raised high enough that I hope I don't get a permanent …