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Hand-Shaped Mice

The G50 Vanguard Provides Comfort While Navigating the Web

— August 3, 2010 — Art & Design
Having grown quite dependent on my computer mouse, I know that just the slightest tweak could make or break my relationship with it--the G50 Vanguard looks like it could make it. Shaped like a hand, it provides the right grooves to support and guide your hand, making your computer experience that much more bearable and, dare I say, pleasurable.

Considering that I spend most of my day whiling away the hours in front of my computer, the G50 Vanguard seems like it would ease my aching hand muscles. Although, as Dvice observes, mice (including the G50 Vanguard) might have a limited lifespan, thanks to the Magic Trackpad.
Trend Themes
1. Ergonomic Computer Accessories - There is an opportunity for businesses to create more comfortable and supportive computer accessories to improve user experience.
2. Gesture-based Technology - The popularity of the Magic Trackpad suggests gesture-based technology could be a disruptive innovation in the computer accessory industry.
3. Personalized Computer Accessories - There is a demand for computer accessories that cater to individuals' unique needs and preferences.
Industry Implications
1. Computer Accessory Manufacturing - Companies can create new designs for computer accessories that prioritize ergonomics and personalization.
2. Gesture Technology - Creating new gesture-based technology could revolutionize the computer and accessory industry.
3. Healthcare and Wellness - There is potential for businesses to create products that address the discomfort and health risks associated with prolonged computer use.
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