Sunday, November 04, 2007

Felt Mouse puts a different spin on ergonomics

Will this work from an ergonomics viewpoint? ...

"We have little choice but to take Joey Roth's word for it, but we've got our reservations about this one. The so-called Felt Mouse forgoes the typical dome shape that most mice made this millennium share in favor of a totally blockish -- and likely uncomfortable -- design. Conceptually, at least, the critter is indeed wireless, and while you will notice a right and left click, you can forget about finding one of those fancy "scroll wheel" contraptions. The unit is said to be constructed primarily from "natural wool felt and laminated bamboo ply," and the former will apparently conform to your hand when you grab hold. Check out the underbelly after the jump -- we promise carpal tunnel syndrome can't be contracted visually."    (Continued via Engadget)    [Ergonomics Resources]

Felt Mouse - Ergonomics

Felt Mouse

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