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Sitting At Your Desk For Long Periods is a Danger to Your Health

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Sitting At Your Desk For Long Periods is a Danger to Your Health

This is the key question: Are there things on your desk that don't belong there? http://j.mp/9GR6sA

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This is the key question: Are there things on your desk that don't belong there? http://j.mp/9GR6sA
1984 New York Times Article Says The Whole 'Windows' Fad Is Over (MSFT)

Panasonic KX-TGP500: A Great Wireless SIP Phone

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I've written a bit about our move from landline telephony to VOIP telephony in our family. We use a cloud based VOIP PBX called Onsip and we have ported all of our land lines to their cloud based system. We have several homes on one Onsip account and our total...
Panasonic KX-TGP500: A Great Wireless SIP Phone

The Dealmaster loves monitors and thinks you should have more

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A fine Monday morning to you all, Arsians! Our partners at LogicBuy frequently send over Dell LCDs to compete for the "Top deal" slot, and this week is no exception: until 18:00 CDT this evening, we've got a coupon code that'll let you pick up a 24" Dell Ultrasharp...
The Dealmaster loves monitors and thinks you should have more

Inhon Carbon Tablet uses optional Surface-style keyboard

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Taiwanese manufacturer Inhon has revealed a tablet that shares aspects of its design with the Microsoft Surface. The Carbon Tablet, following on from the 10.7mm-thick Blade 13 Carbon notebook shown yesterday, is able to vary its processing power depending on if it is held closed like a tablet, or opened...
Inhon Carbon Tablet uses optional Surface-style keyboard

Turn your ideas into products with two £1,000 scholarships for Front-End Web Development from GA London

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You’re standing in the shower or maybe sitting at your desk when it happens — that million dollar idea. But then your dreams are quickly dashed when you realize that you don’t yet have the technical chops to pull it off. We’ve all been there, and there’s hardly a feeling...
Turn your ideas into products with two £1,000 scholarships for Front-End Web Development from GA London

Solving Problems The Square Way

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An inside look at Square's design and engineering teams, revealing insight into the company's creative process and Jack Dorsey's leadership style. Not long ago, Square CEO Jack Dorsey challenged his team to create a solution for accepting payments at Starbucks, which the mobile-payments company had partnered with in August....
Solving Problems The Square Way

Matias Quiet Pro review: a mechanical keyboard with less clickety-clack

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Keyboards aren't always high on the list of considerations for folks buying a new computer or looking to upgrade an old one. Some may be more likely to splurge on a high-end monitor, or cram in as much RAM as possible. For this writer, though, the keyboard is one...
Matias Quiet Pro review: a mechanical keyboard with less clickety-clack
New In iOS 6: App Store Doesn't Require A Password To Download Free Apps

10 things we learned during the making of Firestorm

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What comes out of a 3-month-long project involving journalists, designers, and developers across two countries, spanning five editorial desks? Well, lots of lessons. Here's our top 10.1. Don't let your assets terrorise youIn a rich media piece like Firestorm - we had 25 scenes set across 6 chapters - there...
10 things we learned during the making of Firestorm

RT @hackernewsbot: A Desk That Allows You to Stand or Sit... http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/22/technology/personaltech/22basics.html?ref=technology

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RT @hackernewsbot: A Desk That Allows You to Stand or Sit... http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/22/technology/personaltech/22basics.html?ref=technology

The "United Breaks Guitar" guy launches Resolution1, a platform for brands to handle customer feedback

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A couple of years ago, a musician encountered some trouble while flying on United Airlines and his property got damaged. When attempting to get the proper customer support wasn’t possible, he took to social media and created a YouTube sensation called “United Breaks Guitars“. The jaunty tune caught on like...
The "United Breaks Guitar" guy launches Resolution1, a platform for brands to handle customer feedback

Married to Your Desk? 5 Tips for a Better Relationship

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Optimize your work area for better productivity -- no 'standing desk' required....
Married to Your Desk? 5 Tips for a Better Relationship

Facebook Engineering Ringleader Says Zuck Is 'Definitely Not a Dick'

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“Ask me anything, but I won’t promise an answer.” (Photo: flickr.com/andrewfeinberg) In a fitting move for a company that’s all about the openness (whether you want that picture visible or not), today one of the key figures in Facebook’s nascent New York office took to Reddit for an Ask Me...
Facebook Engineering Ringleader Says Zuck Is 'Definitely Not a Dick'

Twelve South HiRise takes iMacs and Apple displays to new heights, tidies up in the process

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Many of those who buy iMacs and Apple-designed displays are eager to avoid clutter in the first place, which makes an organizer all the more logical for those who'd like Desk Zero almost as much as Inbox Zero. Accessory maker Twelve South's newly available HiRise aims to clean it...
Twelve South HiRise takes iMacs and Apple displays to new heights, tidies up in the process

TwelveSouth's BackPack 2 stores drives, MacBook Airs and more behind your iMac or Apple display

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The original TwelveSouth BackPack was a pretty slick way to hang a hard drive on the support bar of an iMac or Apple display, tucking it out of the way and keeping it off of your desk. The new version, the BackPack 2, adds some nice new abilities, like vertical...
TwelveSouth's BackPack 2 stores drives, MacBook Airs and more behind your iMac or Apple display

FLASHr iPhone 4/4S case makes sure you see your new iOS notifications

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We were pointed to this neat new Kickstarter project called the FLASHr case for the iPhone 4 and 4S. The concept is simple, and the designers of the case pulled it off very well. Starting in iOS 5, there is a setting on iPhones with a rear-facing LED flash...
FLASHr iPhone 4/4S case makes sure you see your new iOS notifications

Virtual Pageviews Or Event Tracking – Which Is Right For You?

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An interesting challenge came across my desk this week. A site owner had installed a new contact form plugin on their WordPress website and they were struggling with tracking the submissions. The form submit button triggered some JavaScript and didn’t then open its own thank you page within... Please visit Search Engine...
Virtual Pageviews Or Event Tracking – Which Is Right For You?

Help desk gets a makeover at TVA

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The help desk at the Tennessee Valley Authority, once a career graveyard, has changed its image -- and its success rate....
Help desk gets a makeover at TVA

Roccat unveils Savu hybrid gaming mouse ready for CeBIT

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In the increasingly complex world of gaming mice, we'd be happy with one that doesn't scrape the paint from the top of our desk. Still, if your ambitions are a little loftier, Roccat's unveiled the Savu gaming mouse in anticipation for its big day out at CeBIT. Named after...
Roccat unveils Savu hybrid gaming mouse ready for CeBIT

Apple App Store reviewer’s Facebook test account discovered, then shuttered

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If you’re at all interested in Apple’s App Store review process, then then this is an interesting tidbit that you’ll love. Dive Apple (cached) is what appears to be a (now closed) test account used by App Store reviewers to test Facebook apps. It was uncovered via a tip to Jon...
Apple App Store reviewer’s Facebook test account discovered, then shuttered

Kouziro crafts wired-only, 21.5-inch Android 4.0 mega tablet, makes us think it's compensating for something

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We're wondering if Kouziro saw the ASUS Transformer AIO and developed a little Freudian envy. That would certainly help explain the company's FT103 tablet, which at 21.5 inches is one of the biggest devices running Android 4.0 without veering into full-size TV territory. If you're having sudden flashbacks to...
Kouziro crafts wired-only, 21.5-inch Android 4.0 mega tablet, makes us think it's compensating for something

The Story Of A Man Who Outsourced His Work To China So He Could Watch Cat Videos All Day (VZW)

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A Verizon case study recently revealed that some people will go through great lengths in order to be able to watch cat videos all day. We first heard about it on TNW. The study documents the scam of a developer named Bob. He worked at a "critical infrastructure" company in...
The Story Of A Man Who Outsourced His Work To China So He Could Watch Cat Videos All Day (VZW)

Sex.com Looks Exactly Like Pinterest -- Just With Tons And Tons Of Naked Women

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Sex.com, the most expensive domain name ever sold at $13 million, has launched Pinterest's worst nightmare. It's an exact replica of the photo and video pinning site but with an endless stream of naked women. It even has the red logo and yellow banner at the top telling you what...
Sex.com Looks Exactly Like Pinterest -- Just With Tons And Tons Of Naked Women

The Keyword Research Rabbit Hole

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A few weeks ago, I wrote about how to use your first meeting with a client to understand their business and collect information that could later inform your keyword research. Now, you’re back at your desk and wondering what to do with all that information. To begin with, you should...
The Keyword Research Rabbit Hole

Executive Standing Desk Turns Any Desk into a Standing Desk

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The stands in the desk combo are surprisingly light, at 4 pounds for the Executive and 3 pounds for the Professional, and they fold up compactly enough to lug around....
Executive Standing Desk Turns Any Desk into a Standing Desk

Zendesk: the help desk behind the world’s most helpful companies

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Zendesk: the help desk behind the world’s most helpful companies
New startup Breather rents rooms on demand with a Zipcar-like model
With 1B queries a day, Zuck says Facebook search is "a big opportunity"
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?