AluRack

Minimalist rear storage for Apple displays

One of the brilliant advantages about all-in-one desktop computing is the lack of cordage—unfortunately, those of us who prefer to work off of a notebook and attached display are left with a mess of wires. Previously, we posted about Henge Docks and have been working off of it happily for some time, although the precision of Henge can make that system a bit overkill. The …

Stukk

A modular laptop stand born from "ergonomic emergency"

Stukk is a new computer stand that finds innovation in simplicity. Entirely conceived and produced in Italy, the design is modular, versatile and made of expanded PVC. The choice of the material makes Stukk resistant to chemicals and corrosives, extremely lightweight and nearly waterproof—but most of all, it’s remarkably convenient. We had the chance to use a prototype for the last three months and it …

Pivot from Defy Bags

The military-grade bag maker goes streamlined

Based in Chicago, Defy is a manufacturer of heavy-duty bags constructed from heavy-duty military-grade and upcycled materials. The products are unabashedly overkill—considering their customers are mostly techies and non-traditional businessmen—but as founder Chris Tag explains, the feel of the materials in hand justifies the lot. Defy Bags has just announced the launch of Pivot, a laptop bag with serious chops that’s a bit more formal …