Big Brother Walmart? Company awarded employee surveillance patent

July 16, 2018

Via: HR Dive

Just because Walmart won the patent does not mean it will execute the surveillance technology. “We file patents frequently but that doesn’t mean the patents will actually be implemented,” according to a company statement emailed to CIO Dive. “We’re always thinking about new concepts and ways that will help us further enhance how we serve customers.”

But the patent does speak to growing tends in the technology and retail spaces.

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