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ITCU: People Remote Working Could Have To Accept Mouse-Click Tracking.

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The warning has been issued by ICTU today.

People working from home could have to accept technology tracking the number of mouse clicks they make and time spent on social media.

That's the warning from the Irish Congress of Trade Unions, which says the tools could be used to decide who gets a bonus or let go from a company.

It's urged the government to make sure clear guidance is in place for how bosses can use artificial intelligence technology.

Dr Laura Bambrick from ICTU says many employers are making use of the tools:

 

Dr Laura Bambrick says a lot of employees will struggle to resist the use of artificial intelligence in this way:

Managing Director of the HR Suite Caroline McEnery doesn't think excessive monitoring is the best way

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