OpenOffice

Some Apple employees may quit over new ‘open’ office floor plan

Construction at Apple Park, the tech giant’s new “spaceship” headquarters in Cupertino, Calif., is projected to be completed by the end of this year. The $5 billion campus is to be a state-of-the-art facility, boasting the latest in energy efficiencies, green technologies, a 100,000 square foot …

The Workplace

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ARCHITECTURE,LIFESTYLE<p>NAHAHUM CABIN BY BALANCE ASSOCIATES<p>A promising Cabin located in the expansive hills of Washington, aptly named the Nahahum …

Architecture

These 10 Office Catch-Phrases Will Drive Your Coworkers Absolutely Insane

When Jean-Paul Sartre said "hell is other people," he probably didn't have white board meetings and 80 message long email threads in mind. Still, he …

Jean Paul Sartre

Apple employees are "in revolt" over open offices. Really?

According to Apple expert John Gruber of Daring Fireball, a lot of Apple employees are not happy about the open office plans at the new Apple Park. …

Sustainability

11 Hacks For Your Most Productive Workday, Every Day

A productive workday starts with your surroundings....

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Apple staffers reportedly rebelling against open office plan at new $5 billion HQ

The company has spent more than six years planning and building Apple Park to precise specifications. From a 100,000-square-foot fitness and wellness …

John Gruber

Prosecco Pong Is Officially the Classiest Drinking Game Around

/ @takeittocourt<br>Updated on2017-08-08<p>Ever have one of those moments, staring at the computer screen in your cubicle (or, more likely, shared open …

Prosecco

Vistara’s Phee Teik Yeoh, the democratic expat

Vistara’s Phee Teik Yeoh makes a strong case for the open office

The Workplace

Jabra Evolve 75 Headphones Reduce Open Office Distractions [Review]

If you’ve worked in a startup in the past decade there’s a good chance you’ve worked in an open office layout or maybe even in a coworking space. In …

Gear & Gadgets

Yelp to Open Office in D.C. and They're Hiring

Yelp is opening an office in the District and they’re hiring big time!<p>“For years, the Yelp community in DC has been buzzing about the countless …

MailChimp to open office in Downtown Brooklyn

Everyone’s favorite newsletter maker is coming to Downtown Brooklyn.<b>Technical.ly Brooklyn</b> is first to report that the Atlanta-based email marketing …

Facebook to open office in Indonesia this month

Leading social network provider Facebook will open an office in Jakarta later this month as part of the requirements for its operation in Indonesia, …

Indonesia

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How to Introduce Virtual and Augmented Reality Into Your Work Place

From fixing open office distractions to completely overhauling your company's culture, virtual and augmented reality could have a positive impact on the workplace.<p>The implications of virtual and augmented reality are staggering, and the technology is closer than you think. Estimates show …

Augmented Reality

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18 Simple Ways to Increase Productivity and Focus at Work

Improve your focus and your productivity by trying one of these techniques to create a distraction-free work environment.<p>A recent UC Irvine study showed that it takes up to 23 minutes to recover from a distraction--so it's no wonder that work environments full of social busybodies and rich in shiny …

Happiness

Why this company is implanting microchips in its workers

You’ll never forget your work badge if it’s implanted in your flesh.<p>That’s the thinking at Three Square Market, a Wisconsin vending machine software firm offering to inject microchips into employees so they can open office doors, log in to computers, share business cards and even buy snacks with …

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