When we look back on 2019, it’s inevitable that one of the standout topics of conversation we will remember will be the KonMari method – namely the system of decluttering your home made popular by author and television personality Marie Kondo.
But it’s a concept that isn’t confined to the home – our workplaces too are spaces that can wind up covered in the detritus of our everyday work lives – with everything from staplers to coffee
containers (KeepCups, naturally) battling for their share of the desk real estate.
So anything that keeps that clutter at bay or at least reorganises it to be out of sight and neatly tucked away is to be warmly welcomed. M/Connect 2 does just that – it’s a USB docking station
that provides power delivery to USB-C and Thunderbolt notebooks, while also being backwards compatible with USB 3.0 notebooks.
Where the innovation lies is in its split dock technology, which allows all cables to be connected under the desk and off the work surface. This limits accessibility to connections that aren’t
required by the user, while an easily accessible compact hub allows instant access to data, charging and audio ports.
The design works with or without a monitor arm, but either way increases usable workspace and enhances user performance. After all, an uncluttered desk leads to an uncluttered mind…