The Cubicle Turns 40 Years Old... Design of the Cubicle 2.0?


This week marked the 40th anniversary of the Cubicle.

A momentous event that Time Magazine called a birthday celebration of "the soul-destroying workspace we call the modern cubicle."

Design firm IDEO and Dilbert Creator Scott Adams teamed up to design Cubicle 2.0 - perhaps the vision of cubicle life for the next 40 years? CNN has complete details of the launch event, which occurred on Pier 28 in San Francisco:

: Scott Adams inspects what may be the most popular amenity of Dilbert's ideal cubicle. It's a "snap hammock." You pull it from one wall module, hook it to another module across the cube -- and keep one eye on your "boss monitor" while you take a little siesta. Sweet dreams.