The Eyes Have It: Vision Tools

I remember getting my first pair of glasses. Going to the eye doctor was a big deal. Picking out the frames was a big deal. Waiting for the glasses took forever and was a big deal. Every step took time, money and expertise. It’s hard for me to believe that this sacred ritual could disappear because of technology. Here are …

5 Gadgets that Make You Go “Huh????”

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is one of the biggest tech shows of the year, but some people’s ideas of super-duper tech helpers just make me scratch my head. Here are my top five ridiculous gadgets: The Bluetooth Toothbrush I know we’re supposed to brush after meals, but do we really need to keep track via bluetooth? This gadget will …

Ergonomics Simplified: A free evaluation tool

I took about 15 minutes to run through the free interactive ergonomics evaluation from ErgonomicsSimplified. Although I ran across a few questions that didn’t have answers that applied, I learned much about proper monitor height, mouse adjustment, seat specifics and foot rests. The evaluation gives you tips as you answer the questions, and at the end you get a full …