o make a wireless speaker, a decision has to be made beforehand how it will connect to the audio source. Once this is done, all of the rest of the technology, from cabinet size to speaker size to ergonomics, comes ... FULL ARTICLE AT GadgetReview
The LG G Flex smartphone was one of the winners of the iF Design Awards, getting a Gold Award along with 74 other products this year. According to LG, "The G Flex was commended by iF judges for implementing a ... FULL ARTICLE AT GSM Arena
Another reason to loathe the open office.There are plenty of reasons to hate the open office plan. Open offices are loud . They make it hard to focus . And, according to new research, they might make us sick. Read Full ... FULL ARTICLE AT Fast Company
The flu appears to spread a little bit easier when employees don't have personal space to protect them. At least in theory, open floor plans allow employees to collaborate, discussion to flow, and culture to grow. They might also ... FULL ARTICLE AT Inc.
Jawbone's Yves Bhar spoke recently to an audience of founders about the tough job of making design feel natural. If you treat your users extremely well, then you're already on your way to practicing good design , according to ... FULL ARTICLE AT Inc.
The Superdesk puts most outside-the-box workplaces to shame.As companies and countries slowly realize that happiness (elusive as it is) is one of the most important indicators of economic health , more emphasis is being staked on workplace ergonomics than ever ... FULL ARTICLE AT Fast Company
Recently, photographs of Sony's Xperia D6503 made the rounds on the internet. From the picture, the device looks almost bezel-less, suggesting that it has an extremely large screen, while perhaps maintaining manageable ergonomics. Today, we have some news on ... FULL ARTICLE AT GSM Arena
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Ergonomics is the science of designing the job, equipment, and workplace to fit the worker. Proper ergonomic design is necessary to prevent repetitive strain injuries, which can develop over time and can lead to long-term disability.
The International Ergonomics association defines ergonomics as follows.
Ergonomics (or human factors) is the scientific discipline concerned with the understanding... Full
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