Articles about Technology at Work
New headset would allow ‘silent speech’ between humans and tech
There's new technology that wants to make conversations with your devices and other humans completely silent and seamless. People will be able to talk without opening their mouth.
Study: You make five times as many writing errors on your phone than a PC
People make an average of five times as many errors writing on our phones than when using a computer, "even though fewer words are typed on mobile."
4 ways to automate your life and increase work productivity
Here are some of the best ways to use technology to automate and gain back hours of lost time we waste on administrative tasks.
69% of employees waste 1 month a year on workplace apps
New research shows that 69% of employees report spending up to one hour daily going back and forth between apps, which is up to a whopping 32 days annually.
Upgrade your tech game
It’s a good idea to update your tech on a regular —though preferably non-obsessive — basis. Here’s why it's important for your career.
Amazon patents wristbands to track workers’ movements
In the near-future, employees will wear tracking wristbands in the office that will know where they have gone — including bathroom breaks and if you stray too far from your workstation — and when.
How to regain focus at work by slaying the messaging monster
Tips and tricks for increasing your productivity by decreasing your messaging obsession.
This is what meetings will look like in 2028
How the bring-your-own-device landscape will continue to change the way meetings are viewed and conducted over the next decade, and how it could affect your company’s meeting culture.
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.
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.
Uber employees gossiped on this app for four hours a day
Every day was a new upheaval.
New app will make office gossip a force for good
Can office gossip save your career?
Eerily smart new robots can read human body language
We are one panopticon away from being completely known.
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.
Tech firm starts microchipping employees so they can buy potato chips
The era of the corporate cyborg has begun.
Amazon patents a robot to stalk you at the airport
It knows exactly where you're standing.
5 smart ways to protect your job from the coming robot invasion
Don't sit by silently.
Look at this downtrodden robot and rejoice at your human superiority (for now)
One small step for a robot leads to a watery grave.
Ridiculous Darth Vader helmet helps you tune out noise at work
Get work done while looking like Darth Vader.
This is the only out-of-office autoreply you will ever need
The secret to a good out-of-office autoreply is very simple.
How to end the dreaded email reply-all-pocalypse
This technological scourge can be stopped.
This is why Silicon Valley CEOs always think they’re the good guy
They share a lot about themselves.
3 excruciating email blunders we never recover from
Never use email if you can avoid it.
5 classic inbox personalities and how to respond to each
You know the type.
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.