Articles about Technology at Work

Technology

The 17 worst passwords of 2017

Researchers took a look at more than five million leaked passwords from largely Western European and North American users. These were the worst of them.

Advice

Work hosted online can disappear instantly — don’t let it happen to you

Employees of DNAinfo and Gothamist watched decades of work disappear from the internet. Here's how to prevent that from happening to you.

News

Uber employees gossiped on this app for four hours a day

Every day was a new upheaval.

Technology at Work

New app will make office gossip a force for good

Can office gossip save your career?

Robots

Eerily smart new robots can read human body language

We are one panopticon away from being completely known.

Billionaires

Billionaires Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg trade insults over future robot invasion

On Sunday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was playing the role of normal human being, holding a Facebook Live from his backyard in Palo Alto, California, as he smoked some meats and shared his views on killing what you cook, exercising, and of course, the future of humanity.

News

Tech firm starts microchipping employees so they can buy potato chips

The era of the corporate cyborg has begun.

Technology at Work

Amazon patents a robot to stalk you at the airport

It knows exactly where you're standing.

technology at work

5 smart ways to protect your job from the coming robot invasion

Don't sit by silently.

Technology at Work

Look at this downtrodden robot and rejoice at your human superiority (for now)

One small step for a robot leads to a watery grave.

Technology at Work

Ridiculous Darth Vader helmet helps you tune out noise at work

Get work done while looking like Darth Vader.

Technology at Work

This is the only out-of-office autoreply you will ever need

The secret to a good out-of-office autoreply is very simple.

Technology at Work

How to end the dreaded email reply-all-pocalypse

This technological scourge can be stopped.

Age at Work

This is why Silicon Valley CEOs always think they’re the good guy

They share a lot about themselves.

Technology at Work

3 excruciating email blunders we never recover from

Never use email if you can avoid it.

office life

5 classic inbox personalities and how to respond to each

You know the type.

News

Petya is the scariest computer virus yet for Microsoft Windows users. Here’s what to do about it.

The Petya virus is sweeping worldwide computer networks. Here's what you need to know.

Technology at Work

We waste 17 hours every week on pointless work email

Three hours a day on email is no way to live.

Technology at Work

We repeat: Your private office messages are never actually private

If it's really confidential, say it in person.

Technology at Work

Job interviews over text message are your next work challenge

U ok, hun?

The Commute

3 ways smart people prepare for a dangerous commute

Whether you take a bike, subway or car, keep these on hand.

Technology of Work

Scientists say Facebook hurts your mental health the more you use it

Socializing with friends face-to-face is a better way to be happier.

Off Hours

Answering email on vacation wipes out your good memories

Even a little work can erase your vacation memories quickly.

levelling up

How to work with Gen Z to advance your career

By adapting to Gen Z’s emergence in the workplace, you can future-proof your career.

Gender at Work

Rejection letters to female engineers in 1919 show how far women have come

Females are strong as hell.