/// This Week in Video for ATD: National Media Discovers Work From Home, While Mason Burns and Pebble Smart Watch Debuts

March 3, 2013  |  All Things Digital


There was a lot of big tech news breaking this week, which meant a lot of questions to answer about what happened. That was dominated at the beginning of the week by the story we broke on Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s hot-button ban of working from home for employees, in a bid to turn the Silicon Valley Internet giant around quickly. Also of interest, the launch of the new Pebble Smart Watch and Leap Motion , as well as the ouster of Groupon CEO and co-founder Andrew Mason . Thus, here’s a rundown of some video appearances that staffers at AllThingsD.com made on a number of topics: I appeared on CBS This Morning for a piece on the funny farewell of fired Groupon leader Mason. And here’s Walt Mossberg on WSJ’s online video show on the new Pebble Smart Watch , which allows users to check your phone notifications and control your music without having to pull out an Apple iPhone or Google Android smartphone to control it: Meanwhile, ATD reviewer Lauren Goode appeared on Tech News Today, to talk about the launch of the Leap Motion motion-control sensor and more: Of course, it was the Yahoo work-from-home controversy that was of particular interest to the national media, where the topic blew up like a Roman candle. Here I am on CBS This Morning : And then on Piers Morgan show on CNN : Finally, there was a very good roundtable on PBS MediaShift’s weekly podcast called Mediatwits , which covered the WFH kerfuffle and also the Twitter attack on the unfunny Oscars:

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This Week in Video for ATD: National Media Discovers Work From Home, While Mason Burns and Pebble Smart Watch Debuts



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