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The creative way Amazon’s Audible is helping restaurants survive COVID-19

The creative way Amazon’s Audible is helping restaurants survive COVID-19

By: Nate Berg
Source: Fast Company
Date of Publication: August 10th, 2020
Over the past 13 years, Audible has made an effort to integrate itself into the Newark community. When the pandemic struck, it doubled down.
Apple delivers blowout earnings amid COVID-19, market shrugs off iPhone delays

Apple delivers blowout earnings amid COVID-19, market shrugs off iPhone delays

By: Stephen Nellis
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: July 30th, 2020
Apple Inc (AAPL.O) on Thursday delivered blowout quarterly results, reporting revenue gains across every category and in every geography as consumers working and learning from home during the COVID-19 pandemic turned to its products and services.
AMD is weathering coronavirus while biggest rival struggles

AMD is weathering coronavirus while biggest rival struggles

By: Wallace Witkowski
Source: Market Watch
Date of Publication: July 28th, 2020
Advanced Micro Devices in the age of COVID-19: Work-from-home, play-from-home all depend on chip-based infrastructure, which is expected to remain in demand for the year.
PayPal Doubles Down as Coronavirus Shifts Payments - WSJ

PayPal Doubles Down as Coronavirus Shifts Payments

By: Telis Demos
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: July 30th, 2020
As more and more shopping goes digital, PayPal’s profitability is surging. It plans to invest that windfall to shape the future of payments.
Effects of Covid-19 Hit LinkedIn, as 960 Employees Will Be Laid Off

Effects of Covid-19 Hit LinkedIn, as 960 Employees Will Be Laid Off

By: David Cohen
Source: Adweek
Date of Publication: July 21st, 2020
About 6% of its workforce is impacted, across its global sales and talent acquisition areas.
How firms are keeping staff and secrets safe from hackers now everyone is working remotely

How firms are keeping staff and secrets safe from hackers now everyone is working remotely

By: Sam Shead
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: July 27th, 2020
More employees are working from home than ever before due to the coronavirus. Security chiefs from McLaren, Revolut, and Facebook explained what they’re doing to keep their companies safe during the lockdown. Measures range from using privacy screens to extra vetting on new staff.
Google to Keep Employees Home Until Summer 2021 Amid Coronavirus Pandemic - WSJ

Google to Keep Employees Home Until Summer 2021 Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

By: Rob Copeland
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: July 27th, 2020
Search-engine giant pushes back return to normalcy.
Marketers on Fire_ SAP Global CMO Alicia Tillman - Chief Marketer.

MARKETERS ON FIRE: SAP GLOBAL CMO ALICIA TILLMAN

By: Kaylee Hultgren
Source: Chief Marketer
Date of Publication: July 17th, 2020
Last December, SAP’s Global CMO Alicia Tillman wrote a column for Chief Marketer urging brands to be purpose-driven and for CMOs to be champions of their communities. Today, as the world grapples with an ongoing, global pandemic that’s threatened the livelihood of so many people and businesses, that call-to-action rings even more true.
Coronavirus pandemic advances the march of 'cobots'

Coronavirus pandemic advances the march of 'cobots'

By: Rajesh Kumar Singh
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: July 20th, 2020
While a resurgence in coronavirus cases in Texas has brought many businesses to a screeching halt, eight robots have kept All Axis Machining’s metal fabrication facility in Dallas humming.
Apple’s ode to remote working humorously captures its frustrations and blunders

Apple’s ode to remote working humorously captures its frustrations and blunders

By: Imogen Watson
Source: The Drum
Date of Publication: July 14th, 2020
The lockdown edition of ’Apple at Work – The Underdogs’ is an ode to remote working that humorously captures all the frustrations, family responsibilities and video blunders that come with working from home, while articulating how Apple's products are here to help.