Tools

Evoluent Vertical Mouse 4, reviewed by me

When my wife surprised me with an Evoluent Vertical Mouse 4 for our wedding anniversary, the look on my face was reminiscent of a barn cat stumbling across a clandestine mice suffrage rally - Tasty! Like most of us, I use the keyboard and mouse enough that I have to think about the implications to my wrists. I try to avoid leaving the cozy confines of the keyboard whenever possible, but unfortunately in certain cough environments it just isn’t possible pull the nano receiver completely. This mouse is designed to help alleviate some of those concerns by forcing you to adopt a handshake position with your arm, which is touted to be more ergonomic. So after using the fancy fellow 40-60 hours a week for the past 8+ months or so, what’s the verdict? Let’s start with some live-action shots of the Evoluent VM4RW making first contact with a curious android: