Most Popular Monitor Mount: Ergotron

Holding up more votes than the other three contenders combined, Ergotron is your choice for best monitor mount. Available in Dual and Single monitor options, you praised Ergotron mounts for their ease of movement, versatility, and premium quality. » 3/04/15 3:16pm 3/04/15 3:16pm

Four Best Monitor Mounts

We've screened your monitor mount nominations and come up with the four pack leaders. Now it's time to find a winner. Read up and vote. » 3/02/15 3:17pm 3/02/15 3:17pm

What's the Best Monitor Mount?

We touched on monitor positioning on our Office Gear Guide, and one of the best ways to elevate your monitor to the right height, utilize multiple monitors, and save space on your desk is with a monitor mount, but which one? Mount up and nominate your favorite in the comments. » 2/26/15 3:15pm 2/26/15 3:15pm

Buying Guide: Upgrades For Your Office

You probably spend more time than you'd like to at a desk, and you should spend your money where you spend time. Today we're recommending the best upgrades for your office, with the help of Lifehacker's huge catalog of tips and your recommendations. » 2/10/15 3:15pm 2/10/15 3:15pm

The Complete Guide to Choosing (or Building) the Perfect Standing Desk

Standing desks are popular, but choosing a good one is no easy task. You could go with a motorized, whole desk replacement, or DIY a simple solution. You could even buy an adjustable attachment to go on top of your existing desk. Let's talk about what you may need in a standing desk, what you can get for your… » 1/28/15 11:26am 1/28/15 11:26am

'Desk Rage' Is a 'Silent Epidemic' Among Assholes

There's this crazy new thing happening called "people hating their jobs" that has spawned this other new thing called "Desk Rage." It's basically being really annoyed with stuff that happens... at work. » 8/21/13 7:31pm 8/21/13 7:31pm

What's The Hardest You've Worked To Obtain A Video Game?

In today's hard-working edition of Speak-Up on Kotaku, commenter Kadin regales us with his epic quest to purchase an imported copy of Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, and challenges you to top his tale. » 4/06/11 11:20am 4/06/11 11:20am

Can Gaming Allow You to "Level Up" in the Workplace?

Next time someone's ripping on you for playing video games, either because they think you're too old or they consider it a waste of time, just tell them it's offsite job training. » 7/23/10 8:20pm 7/23/10 8:20pm

How Much Would You Pay to Work in Video Games?

For a New York graphic artist, it's $1,000 - just $998.95 more than the price of freedom. He's offered $1,000 for information that leads to getting hired to a video games gig, but there are conditions. » 7/07/10 7:20pm 7/07/10 7:20pm

Job Recruiters Instructed To Avoid WoW Players

When filling out your next job application, it might be wise to leave your level 80 Shaman off of your list of accomplishments, as some job recruiters are being told to avoid WoW players. » 12/16/08 2:00pm 12/16/08 2:00pm

'Working for the Man': Models of Play

And you thought you played games to have fun — Steven Poole has a lengthy essay trying to prove you wrong. We're working — working for the (video game) man, man. I must confess that even if we're on a literal or figurative rat race when it comes to 'working' in games (I am, after all, a passionate fan of the Harvest… » 11/02/08 4:30pm 11/02/08 4:30pm