Big news from Tesla. Elon Musk writes:
Yesterday, there was a wall of Tesla patents in the lobby of our Palo Alto headquarters. That is no longer the case. They have been removed, in the spirit of the open source movement, for the advancement of electric vehicle technology.
It was the memo heard around the world: In late February, when Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer ordered the company's staffers to stop working from home, she set off a ferocious debate over workplace productivity. "Speed and quality are often sacrificed when we work from home," wrote the company's human resources chief in a leaked memo implying that telecommuting employees were less productive than those in the office.
In Sunday's Chicago Tribune, Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman explained why his manufacturing powerhouse has no plans to expand business operations in its home state of Illinois. The whole op-ed is worth reading, but here are the money grafs: