The Roost 2.0 Laptop Stand

An easy-to-use, ultra-light frame that minimizes slouching and sore necks

After constant hunching and slouching in front of a laptop forced James Olander to visit the doctor, the former engineer decided to build his own laptop stand. But instead of quickly hacking together a rough makeshift, he spent months over-engineering a stand that could not only support the weight of a full-sized laptop but was itself lightweight and portable enough to take anywhere. The result …

Three Ergonomic Desk Additions

Improve your posture or actively engage your core while you work with these simple workplace accessories

It’s no secret that prolonged periods of sitting isn’t good for one’s health. Hammering away at a keyboard for hours on end is a new phenomenon in the scope of human evolution, and research shows our bodies aren’t made for the sedentary life. Heightened cardiovascular disease and colon cancer top the list of potential hazards associated with repeated sedentary behavior, which also include osteoporosis and …

Bose SoundTrue Headphones

An unobtrusive cord makes this ultra-comfy, around the ear pair perfect for everyday desk use

We’ve tried countless pairs of headphones over the past 11 years at Cool Hunting, and some have stood out for impeccable audio quality, while others were more packable or comfortable on the ear. Headphones are, for most people, an essential part of daily life and because of that the field is in constant refinement. But sometimes it’s the simplest—and possibly even unintended updates—that make all …