Task Chair Battlemodo: Herman Miller Setu vs. Steelcase Cobi

Two of the biggest names in office chairs, Herman Miller and Steelcase, both recently released a relatively affordable task chair, each with its own quirks and charms. But which should you convince your office manager to buy? » 9/04/09 12:30pm 9/04/09 12:30pm

Steelcase Cobi Designer Puts Your Design Skills Where Your Ass Is

The Steelcase Cobi, starting at $400, is unique in that it's a higher-end office chair that you get to customize quite a bit of how it looks—avoiding the late '90s dotcom sea of chairs that look exactly alike. » 7/30/09 7:55pm 7/30/09 7:55pm

Conference Bike: Steering by Porsche, Idea by Crackpot Dutchman

I'm off. Leaving. So, tatty-bye. Working for Gizmodo has been fun, but I have a higher calling, thanks to the discovery of this Conference Bike, invented by Eric Staller in 1991. The 15 mph behemoth only cost me $10,000 and I am going to travel to Guyana on a mission to save the indigenous orange-breasted marmoset… » 4/06/07 7:03am 4/06/07 7:03am