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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.
The CMO’s New M.O_Forbes

The CMO’s New M.O.—How Salesforce’s Stephanie Buscemi Is Leading Through ‘Listening’

By: Soon Yu
Source: Forbes
Date of Publication: June 29th, 2020
Stephanie Buscemi discusses Salesforce's leadership methods in response to crises, coronavirus and racial inequality in particular.
Coronavirus forces Sonos to lay off 12% of its workforce_Fox Business

Coronavirus forces Sonos to lay off 12% of its workforce

By: Ann Schmidt
Source: Fox Business
Date of Publication: June 24th, 2020
Sonos is laying off 12 percent of its workforce because of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing from Tuesday.