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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Papaya Global, which offers cloud-based payroll and HR services, raises $100M Series C led by GreekOaks Capital Partners at a $1B+ valuation   —  Remote working — hiring people further afield and letting people work outside of a central physical office — is looking like it will be here to stay …
Mar 4, 2021, 9:50 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
A look at the remote work issues companies are facing, including who should shoulder tax costs and whether to cut salaries of staff leaving high-cost cities   —  Facebook considered tracking its employees.  Lyft is making some workers move before April.  Here's how big companies are wrestling with thorny work-from-home issues.
Mar 2, 2021, 2:25 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google launches new Workspace features, including a Focus Time event type that limits notifications, support for using secondary displays in Google Meet, more   —  Including new ways to set your status in Google's office tools  —  Google is adding a smattering of new features to Google Workspace today …
Mar 1, 2021, 2:15 PMIn context
Catherine Shu / TechCrunch:
Sydney-based HR software developer Employment Hero raises $45M AUD Series D at a $250M+ AUD valuation led by SEEK   —  Businesses, and the tech platforms that support their operations, had to adapt quickly to the pandemic.  Ben Thompson, co-founder and chief executive officer …
Mar 1, 2021, 9:00 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Axonius, a security startup developing an end-to-end device management platform, raises $100M Series D led by Stripes, at a $1.2B post-money valuation   —  Remote work has become the norm for many businesses in the last year, and today a startup that has built a cybersecurity platform …
Mar 1, 2021, 7:15 AMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Ally, a goal-setting collaboration tool for businesses, raises $50M Series C, bringing its total raised to $76M   —  Investors are going all in on Ally.  —  The Seattle startup just landed a $50 million Series C round led by Green Oaks Capital, Tiger Global, and Madrona Venture Group.
Feb 17, 2021, 10:15 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Atlassian updates Trello with a visual overhaul, new card customization, and new board views; Trello says it has 50M+ users   —  The app is getting a visual overhaul and new features  —  Productivity app Trello, a virtual whiteboard-style platform for organizing and managing projects …
Feb 16, 2021, 2:05 PMIn context
Ben Gilbert / Insider:
Mark Zuckerberg made a surprise appearance on Clubhouse on Thursday, discussing VR, AR, Facebook's Reality Labs group, and remote work   —  - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared on a Clubhouse talk show on Thursday evening.  — Zuckerberg appeared on The Good Times Show, a talk show on the buzzy new social networking app.
Feb 5, 2021, 10:20 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Box says it intends to acquire Dutch cloud-based e-signature startup SignRequest for $55M and plans to launch Box Sign in summer 2021   —  Cloud storage and collaboration giant Box has announced plans to acquire SignRequest, a cloud-based electronic signature (e-signature) startup based in the Netherlands, in a deal worth $55 million.
Feb 3, 2021, 11:15 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Oyster, which develops HR software for a distributed workforce, raises $20M Series A, bringing its total raised to about $24M   —  The growth of remote working and managing workforces that are distributed well beyond the confines of a centralized physical office — or even a single country …
Feb 2, 2021, 8:35 AMIn context

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