Standing as much as possible throughout the day is the new trend in personal fitness circles. Makers of recent activity trackers, such as Nike, Fitbit, and Jawbone, have built in features to push people upright. Startup company Stir feels its new Kinetic Desk is an even better way to motivate folks to their feet, especially in office settings.
Compared with relatively inexpensive fitness gadgets such as the Nike+ FuelBand SE, Jawbone Up24, and Fitbit Force that run around $150, the $3,890 Stir Kinetic Desk is a downright opulent purchase even for a sizable piece of furniture. That said, I … Read more