News

Benefits you can live with

Today we’re announcing a new feature. Not a single one of our customers will be able to use it, but they’ll all benefit from it in the long run. We’re updating benefits and paid leave for our team members starting new families. When One Mighty Roar was born five years…

Engineering

How do connected environments work?

When we first started building Robin it took a while to get a good sense of how all the pieces fit into place. There was the hardware, the software, and some bits in between. We confused almost everyone we showed the product to in the early days, mainly because of how…

The Internet of Things

Rewritable Space

“Wear our device and it will track how many times you…” Just like that, in 2010 the pedometer was cool again. Not just cool, but an opportunity for early tech adopters to live up to their title. The age of quantified self began, and people started to measure things that…

Office

Seeding a Smarter Office

It’s a big day. We’re proud to announce our initial seed funding for Robin, our way of rebooting how people think of the workplace. Today, we’re happy to share a big step towards that goal —  our first close of $1.4m from the excellent people at Atlas Venture, Deep Fork…

The Internet of Things

Why Device Ownership Will Become Obsolete

Since the first post on invisible devices, I’ve had a few great conversations diving deeper into the idea. Some of the more skeptical feedback (rightfully so) was how devices could possibly be replaced by software. Here’s a follow up for the points worth clarifying. Devices aren’t destined to completely disappear.…

Future of Work

How Companies Use Analytics in the Workplace

Analytics are nothing new to business. From measuring sales to optimizing marketing campaigns, we’ve clearly been doing this for a while. But companies now use data to guide decisions other than just those in the sales, marketing and financial realms. In this post we’ll take a look at two ways…