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Canalys:
Canalys: global PC shipments in Q1 declined 8% YoY to 53.7M units because of supply chain issues caused by COVID-19, despite surging demand due to remote work   —  Shanghai (China), Bengaluru (India), Singapore, Reading (UK) and Portland (US) - Friday, 10 April 2020
Apr 11, 2020, 6:10 AMIn context
Lawrence Abrams / BleepingComputer:
A new Zoom update hides meeting ID numbers in videoconference call title bars by default, preventing accidental dissemination of meeting IDs with screenshots   —  A new update to the Zoom client has been released that removes the meeting ID from the title bar when conducting meetings …
Apr 8, 2020, 5:05 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Tyto Care, a NYC-based telehealth startup that sells an in-home kit to help doctors remotely diagnose patients, raises $50M in round led by Insight Partners   —  With social distancing, self isolation, and remote working emerging as the standard behavioral protocol to combat the COVID-19 outbreak …
Apr 7, 2020, 7:05 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Axonius, which provides a cybersecurity-focused network asset management service, raises $58M Series C led by Lightspeed Venture Partners   —  As companies get to grips with a wider (and, lately, more enforced) model of remote working, a startup that provides a platform to help track and manage …
Mar 31, 2020, 9:50 AMIn context
David Uberti / Wall Street Journal:
Experts say the cybersecurity fallout from COVID-19 will not become clear for weeks or months, as sophisticated organizations and nation-states glean more data   —  Sophisticated hackers could lie dormant as they search for valuable data  —  As millions of U.S. workers frantically pivoted …
Mar 25, 2020, 12:20 PMIn context
Mark Gurman / Bloomberg:
Apple SVP of People and Retail says in internal memo that Apple expects to start reopening its retail stores in the first half of April on a staggered basis   —  Apple Inc. expects to start re-opening its retail stores in the first half of April on a staggered basis and has extended remote work abilities …
Mar 24, 2020, 3:25 PMIn context
Tom Krazit / Protocol:
Q&A with Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield on COVID-19 and its impact on the company, competing with Microsoft and Zoom, and Slack's new redesign   —  “We should always be doing what a smart, well-informed customer would have us be doing.”  —  More than 10 years ago, Stewart Butterfield …
Mar 23, 2020, 5:10 PMIn context
Reuters:
The mass move towards remote work could put corporate data at risk, as hackers try to take advantage of weaker home security systems and relaxed restrictions   —  TEL AVIV/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As people disperse to their homes to work and study because of the coronavirus pandemic …
Mar 21, 2020, 11:00 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Slack says it added around 7,000 new customers in the 47 days between February 1 and March 18, compared to the 5,000 it added in its most recent quarter   —  Today, Slack, a popular internal chat application, announced that it added 7,000 new customers between February 1 and March 18.  That is 47 days.
Mar 19, 2020, 3:05 PMIn context
Will Oremus / OneZero :
As COVID-19 hastens the adoption of remote work tools, it deepens the divide between those who can and can't work remotely, and normalizes social distancing   —  How working from home could reshape society  —  8:45 each weekday morning, I drop off my 4-year-old at preschool, hug him goodbye, and drive back home.
Mar 12, 2020, 1:25 PMIn context

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