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Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Splashtop, a remote access and support service for businesses, raises $50M led by Sapphire Ventures at a $1B valuation   —  Splashtop, a remote access and support platform for businesses, has raised $50 million in a round of funding led by Sapphire Ventures, valuing the company at $1 billion.
Jan 27, 2021, 8:35 AMIn context
Mike Butcher / TechCrunch:
Omnipresent, which helps companies hire remote workers in 150 countries, raises $15.8M Series A, five months after raising a $2M seed round   —  Omnipresent, which helps companies employ remote-working local teams worldwide, has closed a $15.8 million Series A funding round.
Jan 21, 2021, 4:30 PMIn context
Catherine Stupp / Wall Street Journal:
EU regulators are scrutinizing how employers monitor workers, including via video surveillance or key logger tech, and whether such actions violate GDPR   —  Remote work adds surveillance risks, privacy experts say  —  European privacy regulators are scrutinizing how employers collect workers' personal data …
Jan 21, 2021, 4:00 AMIn context
Nellie Bowles / New York Times:
Interviews with more than two dozen tech execs and workers who have left San Francisco for other parts of the US over the last year amid a rise in remote work   —  As a tech era draws to an end, more workers and companies are packing up.  What comes next?  —  SAN FRANCISCO — The Bay Area struck a hard bargain with its tech workers.
Jan 16, 2021, 1:10 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
JumpCloud, a cloud-native directory service for enterprises, raises $100M Series E led by BlackRock, bringing its total raised to $191M   —  JumpCloud, a cloud-native directory service for enterprises, has closed its BlackRock-led series E round of funding at $100 million following …
Jan 12, 2021, 8:25 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
iLobby raises $100M from Insight Partners to help enterprises manage on-site visitors, including mail management that uses AI to streamline package handling   —  Enterprise-focused visitor management software provider iLobby has raised $100 million in a round of funding from Insight Partners.
Jan 5, 2021, 1:30 PMIn context
Mark Sullivan / Fast Company:
35 tech executives, investors, and experts offer their forecasts on tech trends in 2021, from increased investments in remote work to new data governance models   —  As we come to the end of a crazy 2020, many of us are suffering from COVID-19 exhaustion.  But as two vaccines begin their rollouts …
Jan 1, 2021, 8:35 PMIn context
Greg Ip / Wall Street Journal:
Due to the pandemic, trends that normally may have taken years to unfold, like remote work or the shift from physical to virtual commerce, happened in months   —  Spurred by the pandemic, business changes that normally might have taken years unfolded in months.
Dec 27, 2020, 3:30 PMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Parsec, which has built streaming tech for remote work and cloud gaming, raises $25M Series B led by Andreessen Horowitz   —  Parsec, a startup that's built streaming technology for both work and play, is announcing that it has raised $25 million in Series B funding.
Dec 15, 2020, 10:40 AMIn context
Mark Gurman / Bloomberg:
Sources: Tim Cook says it “seems likely” that the majority of teams at Apple won't be back at the office before June 2021   —  - CEO discusses work through pandemic in meeting with employees  — Cook suggests company may be more flexible about remote work
Dec 10, 2020, 7:35 PMIn context

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