Nov 122017
 
 November 12, 2017  Surveillance, Workplace  Add comments

Olivia Solon reports:

How can an employer make sure its remote workers aren’t slacking off? In the case of talent management company Crossover, the answer is to take photos of them every 10 minutes through their webcam.

The pictures are taken by Crossover’s productivity tool, WorkSmart, and combine with screenshots of their workstations along with other data – including app use and keystrokes – to come up with a “focus score” and an “intensity score” that can be used to assess the value of freelancers.

Read more on AlterNet.

h/t, Joe Cadillic

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