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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
Katherine Bindley / Wall Street Journal:
How some services, like Donut and Hallway, are attempting to revive serendipitous encounters between employees during remote work, many built atop Slack   —  Innovators in the remote-work space are rushing to build and modify digital services that help people feel like they are working together when they are miles apart
Sep 9, 2020, 2:35 AMIn context
Joe Flint / Wall Street Journal:
Reed Hastings calls working from home “a pure negative” for employees and that the Netflix workforce will return to its offices once a vaccine is approved   —  Co-CEO of streaming giant discusses company's culture of candor and how working from home is harder
Sep 7, 2020, 10:40 PMIn context
Tom Simonite / Wired:
Alphabet, Microsoft, Salesforce, and others are offering tools to get workers back in offices, despite extending their own remote working policies into 2021   —  Alphabet, Microsoft, and Salesforce are offering services to track employees, arrange tests, and record results—all while most of their staffers are remote.
Sep 3, 2020, 5:15 PMIn context

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