Monthly Archives: December 2014

Jawbone Jumps Into Employee Monitoring

This is a great trend that I hope to see continue.  Many companies are now realizing that a healthy employee is a productive employee.  To that end, they are actually rewarding employees for staying fit, exercising and eating well.  Drafting on this trend are makers of wearable fitness devices like Jawbone, Fitbit or Misfit.  These manufacturers […]

How Tesla’s battery ‘Gigafactory’ could change everything — not just electric cars

Tesla’s founder, Elon Musk, in partnership with Panasonic is building a new battery production facility.  If all goes as planned, the new factory will “produce as much battery capacity as the entire world produced in 2013”.  This is exciting stuff! The new factory will be a green factory, with much of the power coming from […]