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Don't own Zoom? Here's the next best bet: fund manager

8 hours ago   |   Reuters

Buy stocks of software companies that boost business efficiency such as AudioCodes, whose technology helps power Zoom and Skype, says growth fund manager Gerry Frigon of Taylor...
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Take a sneak peak at the NSO platform that dozens of countries are testing to track citizens infected with coronavirus - and that a privacy advocate warned us could lead to 'nefarious' uses

Take a sneak peak at the NSO platform that dozens of countries are testing to track citizens infected with coronavirus - and that a privacy advocate warned us could lead to 'nefarious' uses

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Companies and countries alike are desperately trying to track the spread of the coronavirus. Israeli technology firm NSO Group is piloting a platform with dozens of countries...
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3 tips from Adobe on moving employee training online in response to the coronavirus

13 hours ago   |   Fortune

Like most big companies these days, Adobe was already working on replacing much of its face-to-face employee training with sessions in cyberspace, which began back in 2013. “We...
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Facebook is suing an Israeli spyware company for allegedly hacking WhatsApp. Now, that company says Facebook tried to buy its spyware in 2017

Facebook is suing an Israeli spyware company for allegedly hacking WhatsApp. Now, that company says Facebook tried to buy its spyware in 2017

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Israeli spyware firm NSO Group is alleging that Facebook tried to buy its software in 2017 in order to monitor the activities of Facebook users. NSO Group made the...
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Watch tonight: Turning to tech on TRD Talks Live

15 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Live at 5 PM tonight, join The Real Deal‘s E.B. Solomont as she talks to leaders from proptech companies that are changing the way we buy, sell, rent, and refinance our homes...
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General Motors and Honda are expanding their electric-vehicle partnership. That collaboration could be a model for the rest of the industry

General Motors and Honda are expanding their electric-vehicle partnership. That collaboration could be a model for the rest of the industry

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

General Motors and Honda announced that the carmakers would expand their partnership to develop two new electric vehicles, designed by Honda, but using GM's new Ultium...
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Asics Debuts New Sneaker Tech For Olympics, Holds To Original Release Dates

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Asics has announced the debut of three new shoes, the MetacRacer running shoe that combines Guidesole curved midsole technology to ease stress on the ankle joint with a carbon...
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SPONSORED: A Guide to Accounting Basics for Freelancers

1 day ago   |   Business

For many people with full-time jobs, filing taxes requires little more than submitting W-2s, since full-time employers deduct taxes from paychecks. Freelancers, on the other...
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'This is why people are so angry': Tech giants like Google, Facebook, and Uber built their empires on the backs of contractors. A pandemic is showing just how horrifically that model failed American workers

'This is why people are so angry': Tech giants like Google, Facebook, and Uber built their empires on the backs of contractors. A pandemic is showing just how horrifically that model failed American workers

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Over the course of the last decade, the tech industry has spurred the rise of the gig economy. "Gig economy" has since become something of a catch-all phrase to describe many...
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Uber to start shipping car disinfectants to drivers

1 day ago   |   Reuters

Uber Technologies Inc will begin shipping disinfecting car spray to selected drivers in areas most affected by the coronavirus outbreak, an executive said on Thursday.
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Trump fired the intelligence official who handled Ukraine whistleblower...

Trump fired the intelligence official who handled Ukraine whistleblower complaint

Intelligence Community Inspector General Michael Atkinson will be out of the job in 30 days, according to a letter from President Donald Trump that was reported on Friday... Read more ...

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

To the shock of many, alcoholic beverage production was listed as a nonessential business during the shutdown to aid social distancing. Then came the beer hoarding. (Image... Read more ...

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart stores will allow no more than five customers for each 1,000 square feet of space. Walmart employees stationed at store entrances will count customers and admit them... Read more ...

The CDC is recommending that people wear face coverings or cloth masks if...

The CDC is recommending that people wear face coverings or cloth masks if they go out in public

The CDCis recommending - but not requiring - that people cover their faces if they have to go out in public as the coronavirus spreads across the US. There isn't much good... Read more ...

Zoom will enable meeting passwords and virtual waiting rooms by default to...

Zoom will enable meeting passwords and virtual waiting rooms by default to help stop 'Zoombombing' incidents

Zoom is improving the security settings on its app, after facing backlash from users. Starting April 5, Zoom will require passwords if a user tries to enter a meeting using... Read more ...

Roll-out of a business loan program brings hope to small businesses impacted...

Roll-out of a business loan program brings hope to small businesses impacted by COVID-19

Small businesses, crippled by the coronavirus crisis, are hoping government programs will be the safety net to help keep them afloat. Read more ...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of Delta...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of Delta and Southwest shares this week

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of shares in Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines this week, new SEC filings show. The billionaire... Read more ...

'Throwing the commanding officer overboard': Democrats want investigation...

'Throwing the commanding officer overboard': Democrats want investigation after Navy fires aircraft carrier captain

House lawmakers want answers about the Navy's abrupt dismissal of Capt. Brett Crozier, commanding officer of the USS Theodore Roosevelt, after his letter pleading for... Read more ...

US Transportation Department to airlines: Don't 'forget' to refund customers...

US Transportation Department to airlines: Don't 'forget' to refund customers if a flight is canceled

The US Department of Transportation issued an enforcement notice to airlines on Friday, warning them that they must offer refunds to passengers whose flights are canceled. Some... Read more ...

Amazon is reportedly delaying its mega shopping holiday Prime Day until at...

Amazon is reportedly delaying its mega shopping holiday Prime Day until at least August

Amazon is delaying Prime Day, its annual shopping extravaganza, until at least August, according to Reuters. Amazon typically holds the event every July. The company expects to... Read more ...