The Older Generation
BYOD isn't for everyone, but that hasn't stopped some companies from mandating the policy across the workforce. Half of employers will require employees to supply their own device for work purposes by 2017, says a Gartner survey of CIOs. Pity the worker who doesn't want to put up the cash for a fancy mobile device, sign over privacy rights, and then be expected to surf social networks for support when things go wrong. Yeah, I'm speaking to you, dad.