updated 02:55 pm EST, Thu December 4, 2003
NoteRiser for laptops
Contour Design today announced , which enables the laptop/notebook user to position the computer for optimal ergonomic integrity: "Doing so promotes improvements in body posture, during use, minimizing - if not eliminating - the risk of neck and back pain and discomfort. It allows the user to situate the screen at the appropriate height and angle to help decrease eyestrain." The NoteRiser is compact and portable; it is made from space age aluminum alloy and weighs less than 14 ounces, while its dimensions are 11.8"x 10.6" x .17" (when flattened for portability). The NoteRiser is $130 and will be available in mid-December.