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Is Repetitive Strain Injury All In The Mind?

Is Repetitive Strain Injury All In The Mind?

Repetitive strain injury, or RSI, is a term which was developed to describe an epidemic of work-related arm and hand pain reported in Australia in the 1980s. While work-related arm and hand pain was and still is common, this particular epidemic was unusual in that it involved workers not previously…

Microsoft Comfort Curve Keyboard 3000 Helps Your RSI For Cheap

Microsoft Comfort Curve Keyboard 3000 Helps Your RSI For Cheap

Although I don’t suffer from serious RSI, I’ve always favoured ergonomic keyboards because they offer an easy way to force myself to keep my hands in the correct posture to avoid wrist pain. The problem though, is that most ergo keyboards are chunkier and taller, which is bad for people…

Keep Your Cursor Out of Your Way with MouseAway

Keep Your Cursor Out of Your Way with MouseAway

Windows only: Keep your mouse cursor from obscuring your text as you type with lightweight, freeware application MouseAway. As you can see from the animated GIF, MouseAway does just one thing: monitors the proximity of your mouse pointer to your keyboard cursor and, if they’re too close together, moves the…