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Upwork: Businesses Will Stick With Remote Work After Pandemic

Upwork has released its Economist Report: One Year Remote, finding many companies will continue with remote work thanks to its benefits.

WSJ: Tripadvisor Adopting Hybrid Work Model
WSJ: Tripadvisor Adopting Hybrid Work Model

Tripadvisor CFO, Ernst Teunissen says that the company is going to hold the line on adding back costs. Trip Advisor reduced expenditures by a staggering 32 percent in 2020 as governments worldwide banned and restricted travel.

Dropbox Will Acquire DocSend

Dropbox has announced it will acquire DocSend, the secure document sharing and analytics service.

WSJ: Zoom Is Harder On Extroverts
WSJ: Zoom Is Harder On Extroverts

The Wall Street Journal has an interesting article today that concluded that Zoom video conferencing is surprisingly harder on extroverts than introverts.

San Francisco Sunrise
Dropbox Unloading San Francisco HQ For $1.08 Billion

Dropbox is selling its San Francisco headquarters for a near-record $1.08 billion amid the transition to remote work.

Starlink Launch
SpaceX Launches 60 More Satellites, Working Toward 400 Per Trip

SpaceX has successfully launched another 60 satellites for its Starlink constellation.

Senator Michael Bennet
Senators Want High-Speed Internet Threshold Quadrupled

In a letter to several government agencies, a bipartisan group of senators is calling for the definition of “high-speed” internet to be quadrupled.

BlueJeans Meeting
Microsoft and Verizon Deepen Teams/BlueJeans Partnership

Verizon has announced further integration between Microsoft Teams and its BlueJeans videoconferencing platform.

Microsoft Mesh
Boardroom Meets Holodeck: Microsoft Intros Mixed Reality Microsoft Mesh

Microsoft has introduced Microsoft Mesh, a new mixed-reality experience that could revolutionize remote work, communication and socialization.

Cisco WebEx Translation
Real-Time Translation Coming to Cisco WebEx

In the battle for the videoconferencing market, Cisco has announced that WebEx will be gaining live translation for more than 100 languages.