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West Monroe: 77% of Companies Expect to Hire

West Monroe has conducted its quarterly survey of executives, and the results are good news for the job market.

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Slack Introduces Slack Huddles, Audio-First Communication

Slack has introduced a new feature, one that brings lightweight audio communication to the platform.

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Uber Wants Employees in the Office 50% of the Time

Uber has told staff it wants them in the office 50% of the time, as the company continues to adapt to a changed workplace.

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Zoom Acquiring Machine Translation Firm Kites

Zoom has announced it is acquiring Kites GmbH, a firm specializing in real-time Machine Translation (MT).

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iPad Pro Models With Larger Screens May Be Coming

Apple is working on an all-new iPad Pro design with an even larger screen, if reports are to be believed.

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Telegram Adds Group Video Calls

Encrypted communication platform Telegram has finally added group video calls, roughly a year after originally announcing plans for the feature.

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Google Unveils Tool to Help Employees Decide Where to Work From

Google has unveiled a new tool designed to help employees decide where to work from and how it will affect their pay.

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Telecom Companies Win Injunction Against NY Affordable Broadband Act

Telecom companies have won a last-minute injunction against New York’s Affordable Broadband Act, putting the law’s future in jeopardy.

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Salesforce Reworking Operations to be Slack-First

Salesforce is doubling down on its Slack acquisition, reworking its entire operations to be Slack-first.

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Apple Employees Pen Letter Objecting to Return-to-Office Policy

Apple is already experiencing pushback on its announced return-to-office plans, with employees writing a letter objecting and citing demands.