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Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft says it will let managers approve permanent remote work for employees, and all employees can work from home for less than 50% of their working week   —  Microsoft employees will also be able to relocate  —  Microsoft is allowing its employees to work from home permanently.
Oct 9, 2020, 7:50 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Slack says it will add Snapchat-like stories and push-to-talk audio calls before end of 2020   —  Get ready to Slack your daily stories  —  Slack is getting ready to introduce Instagram-like stories and push-to-talk audio into its communications software before the end of 2020.
Oct 7, 2020, 9:40 AMIn context
Lucas Matney / TechCrunch:
Remotion, a workplace video service for short chats, raises $13M across seed and Series A; its Mac app is live in beta with a waitlist for Windows and Linux   —  One of the broader trends of the pandemic has been the unbundling of Zoom with startups pulling out a feature or two and designing …
Oct 6, 2020, 1:10 PMIn context
Jonathan Shieber / TechCrunch:
Osso VR, which uses Oculus Quest headsets to provide VR tools and content for surgical and medical device training, raises $14M Series A   —  It seems that distance learning is even coming for the healthcare industry.  —  As remote work becomes the order of the day in the COVID-19 era …
Sep 21, 2020, 11:40 PMIn context
Rob Walker / Marker:
Despite a shift to remote work amid COVID-19, Slack is having a hard time living up to its hype, as layoffs and slowed hiring from clients undercut its billings   —  In the war for the remote office, why isn't the hyped messaging app pulling a Zoom?  —  It's no secret that the arrival …
Sep 18, 2020, 4:30 AMIn context
Natalie Gagliordi / ZDNet:
Adobe reports Q3 revenue of $3.23B, up 14% YoY, subscription revenue increased to $3B, from $2.55B YoY, with remote work offsetting a typical Q3 slump   —  Adobe said cash flows from operations were a record $1.44 billion in Q3.  —  Adobe delivered better-than-expected third quarter financial results on Tuesday.
Sep 15, 2020, 8:35 PMIn context
Julia Herbst / Fast Company:
GitLab, which has an all-remote workforce of 1,300+ employees from 67 countries, is advising companies like Twitter on its “radically transparent” working model   —  As 2020's experiment with working from home turns into something more permanent, GitLab—the world's largest all-remote company …
Sep 13, 2020, 10:10 AMIn context
Kate Clark / The Information:
Profile of the note-taking startup Roam Research, which has raised $9M at $200M valuation from Patrick and John Collison, True Ventures, Lux Capital, others   —  The shift to remote work has buoyed the valuations of several startups making productivity tools.
Sep 11, 2020, 9:40 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
StackRox, which offers Kubernetes-native container security tools, raises $26.5M Series C led by Menlo Ventures, bringing its total raised to ~$60M   —  Containers have become a ubiquitous cornerstone in how companies manage their data, a trend that has only accelerated in the last eight months …
Sep 10, 2020, 9:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Deel, which provides payroll, compliance tools, and other services for businesses to run remote workforces, raises $30M Series B, months after its $14M Series A   —  Remote working has become the norm for many of us not on the frontlines, and what's been notable is that this is also changing …
Sep 9, 2020, 11:10 AMIn context

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