Wow... an enlightening article on the increase of wearable technology in the workplace. Some applications I understand and some, surely, are the activities of a real big brother society?

What do you think of the way Hitachi are using wearables in the workplace to track every move their employees make? I guess it will provide a good input into personal development and perhaps a more effective and productive environment but I still say wow!!

We at Collingwood have entered the world of wearable technology through our participation in the Global Corporate Challenge. We have challenged one another to do 10,000 steps every day and it has delivered some health benefits, some internal friendly competition and a real buzz.