Tag: employees

App Review, Applications

Employees want the right tools for work — so let them choose

February 8, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

Driven by employee choice and ease of use, Apple continues to gain share in the enterprise — but businesses still need to fully grapple with the extent to which employees today want tech to get things done that also stays […]

News and Press

Apple used NDAs against workers and ‘straight out lied’ about it, claims report

February 7, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

A report claims that Apple used NDAs against workers, and then lied about it to both investors and the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC). Apple claims that it does not use non-disclosure agreements (NDAs), also known as “concealment clauses,” when […]

News and Press

Google threatens to fire employees who refuse to get vaccinated

December 15, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Almost two years have passed since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, but that does not mean that things have cooled off. That is why companies, including those in the tech industry, are still practicing the work-from-home approach when it […]

Gadgets, Networking

The Unblinking Eye: Employee Monitoring in the IoT Era

December 23, 2016

Via: InformationWeek

Monitoring machines in the Internet of Things can provide valuable data, but there could be privacy issues when employees are using those machines. The privacy concerns raised by the Internet of Things (IoT) have focused mostly on the consumer, whose […]

Gadgets, News and Press

Aetna launching free Apple Watch program for 50,000 employees, customer & employer …

September 28, 2016

Via: 9to5Mac

Healthcare company Aetna shared today that it is partnering with Apple on a new health and fitness initiative for its employees and customers using the iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch starting in 2017. Aetna will be providing its 50,000 employees […]

Editorial, Gadgets, Laptops, Tablets

Productivity – reduced or improved by tech?

June 23, 2016

Via: James Hughes

How does modern mobile technology affect productivity levels in the work environment? Here is a question many online materials have strove to answer, in both positive and negative ways. While some claim that mobile technology is bound to distract employees […]

News and Press

‘Desperate’ Verizon Seeks Scabs to Offset Labor Strike

May 25, 2016

Via: Motherboard

Telecom giant Verizon has put out an urgent call for temporary employees as the company’s bitter feud with thousands of striking workers enters its seventh week. Last month, some 40,000 Verizon technicians and service employees walked off the job after […]

News and Press

J.P. Morgan to stop handing out BlackBerry handsets to employees

October 14, 2015

Via: itCurated

Investment giant J.P. Morgan has announced that the firm is no longer handing out free BlackBerry handsets to all of its employees. Starting next year, some of those toiling for the bank will have to shell out their own hard […]