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Stir desk uses Fitbit to give you credit for standing

Smart furniture startup Stir folds Fitbit activity tracking into its Kinetic standing desk.

By June 5, 2014

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Hide your high-end PC in your desk with this cool case

Instead of finding space to put a PC under your desk, why not make the table your PC?

By June 5, 2014

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NPR's Tiny Desk Concerts channel coming to Roku later this month

The new channel is NPR's first dedicated app on Roku, offering up nearly 300 short performances from the offices of "All Songs Considered."

By May 8, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 054: The human hamster wheel, Tokyo Game Show 2014, bruise suits, and more

We can't decide if we love or hate this hybrid standing-slash-treadmill desk. Sure, it's in the shape of a gigantic hamster wheel, and you'll be the laughingstock of your office... but doesn't it also seem kind of fun?

By September 18, 2014

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Pretend to be NASA at the Mission Control Desk

Nothing makes a study break more fun than a simulated Apollo program courtesy of this DIY Mission Control Desk that has everything from lighted buttons to an iPad display of astronauts in action.

By February 21, 2014

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Mini industrial robot arm turns your desk into a factory space

Become a mini tycoon of industry with the uArm industrial robot arm, sized to fit on your desk and do your bidding.

By January 21, 2014

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Stir Kinetic Desk

The Stir Kinetic Desk doesn't come cheap but this $3,890 motorized work surface converts on its own between standing and sitting positions. It also has the smarts to suggest when you should sit and take a break or get back on your feet.

November 22, 2013

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Tomorrow Daily 054: The human hamster wheel, Tokyo Game Show 2014, bruise suits, and more

On today's show, we get a good laugh out of the human hamster wheel that's also a standing desk, squeal like tweens over Tokyo Game Show trailers, and marvel at the brilliance of a "bruise suit" created to help Paralympians identify potential injuries.

By September 18, 2014

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This smart desk nudges you to stand more

The $3,890 Stir Kinetic Desk is surely a luxury piece of office furniture, but also has a heart of gold. The device raises and lowers itself between sitting and standing positions on its own, plus wisely keeps track of how long you do either to push you toward a better lifestyle.

By November 22, 2013

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Pedal Power: pedal your desk to power your laptop

Pedal Power aims to increase environmentally friendly electricity usage with an off-grid, pedal-powered electricity generator that can power a laptop for six hours.

By November 19, 2013