Video: Evolution of the Desk

Take 55 seconds to watch The Evolution of the Desk by the Harvard Innovation Lab.  See how technological advancements since 1981 have transformed, and in theory, simplified, the desktop landscape.

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However, not even my desk is as clear as the final shot!

clear desk

Nevertheless, this is a clever project and I can't imagine how much time when into creating this.

Read more about it here.

Do you think technology has cleaned or sullied computer desktops? I think it's not so black & white, but people seems to have strong opinions on this, so shoot!  Please share in comments!

 

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Office Organizing Expert Kacy Paide loves to do what most people hate: organize offices & paper.

She works with folks who are desperate for a more functional, more beautiful, more inspiring office. Kacy has been a Professional Organizer since 2001 and has worked with over 500 clients. Call her crazy, but she loves a good mess and wants to fix yours. Learn her time-tested solutions in her eBook, The Inspired Office: Organize Your Life One Paper at a Time. Based in Silver Spring, MD, Kacy is nationally available for consulting & speaking.