Its no secret that I love the movie Top Gun. I once wanted to be a fighter pilot (the little kid in me still does), but never realized until recently that my desk job seems to be more dangerous to my health than flying into enemy territory at mach one.
There is a lot, and I do mean A LOT of problems that arise when you sit too much, but most people tend to ignore them. In all fairness, there are problems with standing too much as well, but most people tend to sit – from desk, to couch, to car.
Its been a crazy few months since we’ve gotten back from CES and we’ve been too quiet on updates. Lots of possible excuses, ranging from the obvious – we are cranking on product development to the extravagant – there are many beer, BBQ and taco festivals in Arizona during the spring and it would be wrong of us not to attend every one of them.
Lets get down to brass tax and answer the question at least one of you is wondering:
Q: When is zoomStand coming out? This summer, right?
The past couple decades of technology have made our livings significantly easier and living a sedentary lifestyle that much more prominent. Many people don’t realize that they are living a sedentary lifestyle. Or worse, they are in denial that they are a new age couch potato.
Straight from Wikipedia:
A sedentary lifestyle is a type of lifestyle with no or irregular physical activity. A person who lives a sedentary lifestyle may colloquially be known as a couch potato.
Being called a couch potato conjures up images of sloppy, overweight men glued to the TV and slouching on the couch wearing boxers and a white tee with BBQ stains, surrounded by fast food wrappers and empty beer cans. Something similar to the cute cat photo above.