July 17th, 2011
- Sharp's Robohon is both a cute robot and a smartphoneFrom the country that brought you pretty much every crazy robot you've ever seen, Sharp on Tuesday showed off a prototype robot that doubles as a smartphone -- or is that a smartphone in the form of a robot? It's not entirely clear, but it is cute.The robot, called RoboHon (a mix of the words robot and phone), will go on sale in Japan in the first […]
- 16Lab shrinks wearable computing ring, will sell dev kit soonJapanese wearable gadget start-up 16Lab has reduced the size and increased the functionality of its Bluetooth gesture controller ring and plans to put it and a development kit on sale soon. The company unveiled a new version of the device called Ozon on Tuesday at the Ceatec electronics show near Tokyo. Compared to a model shown last year, the new ring is ab […]
- So Long, From You’re the BossAfter five years, this is the final post on You're the Boss. As a parting gift, we offer some highlights from another year spent in the trenches, where we all continued to make mistakes and learn lessons.
- Rethinking the Relationship Between Bosses and EmployeesI now have 110 employees, many of whom have been with me for more than 15 years -- with an average tenure of nine years. But are they my friends?