Wearables at work: the new frontier of employee surveillance

by Volker Weber

He only had himself to blame, Mike Weston thought ruefully as he strapped a Fitbit to his wrist one cold February morning. His company was about to start tracking him 24 hours a day, gathering data on everything from his sleep quality and heart rate to his location and web browsing habits.

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Paywall.

Frank Koehntopp (@koehntopp), 2015-06-09

Unfortunately paywalled for me 😐

Hubert Stettner, 2015-06-09

Kids, you should know how to scale a wall with Google. Link fixed for you.

Volker Weber, 2015-06-09

Thanks, Big daddy-o. now us lazy ones can read it too...

Chris Frei, 2015-06-09

Some further reading about the topic: https://hbr.org/2015/05/what-companies-should-ask-before-embracing-wearables

Armin Grewe, 2015-06-09

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