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Coronavirus Lifts Nvidia as People Stuck at Home Turn to Games, Remote Work

Coronavirus Lifts Nvidia as People Stuck at Home Turn to Games, Remote Work

By: Asa Fitch
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: May 21st, 2020
Cloud-computing demand strengthens in pandemic, driving up chip maker’s earnings and revenue
These companies plan to make working from home the new normal. As in forever

These companies plan to make working from home the new normal. As in forever

By: Rob McLean
Source: CNN Business
Date of Publication: May 22nd, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has forced many companies to embrace work-from-home solutions. For some, the transition may stick. Several big businesses plan to let much of their staff work from home permanently, even after the pandemic. Working from home could become the new normal — at least for some...
Everyone you know uses Zoom. That wasn't the plan

Everyone you know uses Zoom. That wasn't the plan

By: John Sarlin
Source: CNN Business
Date of Publication: May 22nd, 2020
Zoom grew into a vastly profitable business selling software to businesses that could enable a venture capital firm to seamlessly take virtual pitch meetings from around the globe or an executive to deliver an all-hands to a remote workforce. Powering British Cabinet meetings was never on the radar.
From Facebook to KFC - 11 Brands Honor Moms in Light of the Pandemic

From Facebook to KFC—11 Brands Honor Moms in Light of the Pandemic

By: Mónica Marie Zorrilla
Source: Ad Week
Date of Publication: May 8th, 2020
Mother's Day may look different this year, but it's a holiday worth celebrating
When Will Companies Let Workers Back Into the Office

White-Collar Companies Race to Be Last to Return to the Office

By: David Streitfeld
Source: The New York Times
Date of Publication: May 8th, 2020
Google, Facebook, Amazon, Capital One and others are extending work-from-home policies to September and sometimes far beyond.
All the Things Covid-19 Will Change Forever, According to 30 Experts

All the Things Covid-19 Will Change Forever, According to 30 Experts

By: Mark Sullivan
Source: Fast Company
Date of Publication: April 20th, 2020
Tech execs, VCs, and analysts—from WhatsApp’s Will Cathcart to AOL cofounder Steve Case—on the pandemic’s lasting impact on how we live, work, and think.
Facebook to Shift Permanently Toward More Remote Work

Facebook to Shift Permanently Toward More Remote Work After Coronavirus

By: Jeff Horwitz
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: May 21st, 2020
Mark Zuckerberg is shifting Facebook Inc. FB 0.62% toward a substantially remote workforce over the next decade, permanently reconfiguring the tech giant’s operations around the dispersed structure that the coronavirus pandemic forced on it.
Oracle Ramps Up Free Online Learning and Certifications for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Oracle Autonomous Database

Oracle Ramps Up Free Online Learning and Certifications for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Oracle Autonomous Database

By: Raghu Viswanathan
Source: Oracle
Date of Publication: March 30th, 2020
I’m happy to announce that Oracle is offering free access to online learning content and certifications for a broad array of users for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Oracle Autonomous Database. This program kicks off on Monday, March 30, 2020, and will be available until May 15, 2020.
Zoom Taps Oracle to Keep Schools Teaching, Businesses Running, Friends and Family Connected

Zoom Taps Oracle to Keep Schools Teaching, Businesses Running, Friends and Family Connected

By: Barb Darrow
Source: Oracle
Date of Publication: April 28th, 2020
Zoom, with Oracle as a new cloud partner, has made it much easier for people to continue taking part in common daily activities—from attending business meetings and school classes to practicing yoga—and yes, cocktailing—in the face of this threat, where social distancing is key. In some venues, Zoom is even being used to try civil and criminal cases.
Oracle Therapeutic Learning System Records Effectiveness of COVID-19 Drugs

Oracle Therapeutic Learning System Records Effectiveness of COVID-19 Drugs

By: Oracle
Source: Oracle
Date of Publication: April 1st, 2020
For the last several weeks, Oracle has been actively engaged in the ongoing fight against COVID-19. Our primary goal has been to develop and deploy a series of cloud applications that will gather the data necessary to enable health professionals to answer one critical question: What drugs are effective in treating or preventing the COVID-19 virus?