Modern vacation: Fully wired, totally ruined

Staying connected is simple for employees. So is getting burned out.

Weekend getaways and romantic dinners used to be sweet escapes from the daily grind. Nowadays, R&R is often interrupted by a buzzing Blackberry or the ding of an instant message on the wireless laptop.

Yes, staying connected is simple for employees. So is getting burned out.

Read the full story on LiveScience: "The modern vacation: Fully wired, totally ruined"

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