The Invasion Of Wearables In The Workforce | TechCrunch. Wearable computing devices are taking over the workplace; and, depending on your point of view, this is a horrendous step into the future of Big Brother or a future of increased productivity and efficiency. Current tech makes it possible to monitor employees right down to their location and posture. This may make employees work harder; but, will they be loyal and passionate about their jobs? I am a solo because I don't have to worry about what other employees are doing with their devices. If you aren't solo, you had better start thinking about it; because they WILL be wearing this stuff. Now, my monitoring software tells me that you have been slouching at the keyboard. Sit up straight, or I will tell your mother.