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Workplace wellness programmes benefit healthy employees more than others

A number of studies have pointed to the potential benefits of workplace wellness programmes — from increased gym use to decreased health-care spending. But what wasn’t clear was whether wellness programs are really making people healthier, or whether healthier people are more likely to enroll in them. A new study suggests it’s the latter. Long before this insight was revealed by science, it was ... Read More »

Xiaomi, Microsoft enter Patent Licensing settlement; Xiaomi to Preload workplace, Skype

software program maker Microsoft Corp is promoting approximately 1,500 of its patents to chinese tool maker Xiaomi, a rare departure for the U.S. business enterprise and a part of what the 2 corporations say is the start of an extended-term partnership. The deal, introduced on Wednesday, also includes a patent go-licensing association and a dedication through Xiaomi to put in ... Read More »