Hewlett-Packard follows Yahoo's lead, which earlier this year put a cap on working from home.
Academic research suggests that working more than one day a week away from the office, for jobs that require a lot of collaboration with colleagues, can cut into performance.
The latest data suggests that energy prices are likely going higher. Now the big question is whether IT will be ready to handle the new demands put on it by more telecommuters.
Telecommuting is nothing new. Nor is Web conferencing. But building a robot to come into the office while you work at home? That's both new and awesome.
Plans for a low-cost broadband network in India suggest offshore threat could intensify.
The electronics retailer nixes its flex-work policy, a week after Yahoo ended its program, as it struggles to turn business around.
This disembodied robot can identify you in a crowd, mimic human emotions, and follow you around the room with its eyes. Plus, it's programmable to display any face, even your own.
Whether in the middle of the Pacific or on the side of the road in Mexico, Crave's Eric Mack always gets his work done. He shares a few of his best telecommutes for the benefit of the doubters among Yahoo management.
Survey from online job site Dice found that a sizable chunk of IT pros surveyed would accept a 10 percent salary cut for the opportunity to telecommute.