This Is Proof that Office Cubicle Pranks Have Gone Way Too Far

Someone thought that putting a bear inside an office cubicle would be really funny. Maybe it could have been even funnier if the bear ate Mr. Atkinson, from accounting. Yes, maybe they shouldn't have installed that electric fence around him. Then it would have been real fun for the bear too. [Thanks Sophia!] » 4/08/11 10:20am 4/08/11 10:20am

The Anatomy of the Office Prank

The casual office employee stalks his coworker with the intensity of a lion hunting a wildebeest on the African savanna. Never rushed, always contemplated, the average office prank is executed with all the precision found in a well-pressed shirt. In part one of our examination » 9/30/08 11:40am 9/30/08 11:40am of the office prank, we study the…

Man Travels Back in Time to 1738, Brings Laptop and LCD Display With…

DVICE calls this the most luxurious office cubicle, but we see the world's first time traveler. Here's what we think: Mr. Jared Nelson discovered the secret of time travel. He then packed up his favorite gear, which includes his Dell laptop, an LCD display, headphones, a digital camera which he used to take this photo, … » 6/16/08 12:20pm 6/16/08 12:20pm

Cubicle Farm Rampage Video Was Just a Viral Marketing Stunt

Last week's post about a guy absolutely losing his shit in a becubicled office turned out to be a viral ad for Wanted, that new action film with James MacAvoy and Angelina Jolie. I guess the video could be considered a success in that it was convincing and popular, but the fact that it is associated with a commercial … » 6/10/08 7:29pm 6/10/08 7:29pm

Google's Zurich HQ: Office Fun For Everyone... Who Works There, Anyway

Ever looked around your office and thought "surely there's a better way than this soulless cubicle hell?" Well, there probably isn't. Unless you happen to work for Google in their Swiss HQ, that is. Because, frankly, their new office is awe-inspiringly amazing: it's an exercise in lateral-thinking, creativity-run-wild… » 4/06/08 6:15pm 4/06/08 6:15pm

10 Office Gadgets That Will Get You Fired Before the New Year

Toiling away in a cubicle all day can be boring during a slow holiday week, believe me—I know. So it is no surprise that employees will often turn to office toys in an attempt to get to 5 p.m. without doing any actual work. Sounds like a great idea, but you had best stay away from the gadgets below unless you have an… » 12/28/07 4:17pm 12/28/07 4:17pm

Cubicle Stepper Combines Work and Exercise: Two Things That Everyone…

If sitting in an office cubicle all day wasn't bad enough, Gamercize wants you to throw a workout into the equation with their new GZ PC-Sport Power Stepper. The stepper itself is similar to other products on the market, except this one hooks into your computer via USB and shuts down your keyboard or mouse when you… » 11/13/07 6:40pm 11/13/07 6:40pm

Frank Goes Subservient Chicken and Plays With USB Gadgets

Instead of making a chicken dance around by typing in commands, this Frank's Cubicle website has you making Frank play with all his USB gear by clicking on links. It's interesting for a few minutes, especially when you see what he's been looking at with his Spyplane. Makes us wish we had a bunch of USB gadgets to play… » 8/15/07 6:20pm 8/15/07 6:20pm