Box introduces Canvas, Content Insights and revamped Box Notes
Box has introduced new features and tools that should improve content management and collaboration in hybrid work situations. Among others, Box Notes, the new Box Canvas and the also new Content Insights have now been presented.
In Box's view, hybrid working is the form of work we continue to wo... Read more
Kyndryl partners with Teradata to boost performance
The partners strive to provide the best of both worlds by combining Kyndryl’s AI expertise and data with Teradata’s cloud analytics services to assist global customers with migrating to the cloud.
Kyndryl, an infrastructure service provider, announced a strategic collaboration with London-ba... Read more
Spain to attract expats with a digital nomad visa
Spain plans to develop a 'digital nomad' visa that would allow residents from the United Kingdom and other non-EU nations to work in the country while enjoying the climate and reduced cost of living.
The visa's full details are still being worked out, but it will be available to anyone working r... Read more
WhatsApp focusses on conferencing, competes with Teams, Zoom and Meet
WhatsApp will soon allow users to invite participants to group calls through URLs. Furthermore, the organization is testing encrypted video conferencing with up to 32 participants. WhatsApp is expected to step up the competition with business tools like Teams, Zoom and Meet.
Mark Zuckerberg, th... Read more
Trust remote workers and ‘end productivity paranoia’, Microsoft says
Although most remote workers claim to be productive, the vast majority of leaders find it difficult to trust the productivity of employees who work from home. Microsoft urges companies to "end productivity paranoia" in a new report.
The tech giant examined the effectiveness of hybrid work. Micr... Read more
Slack rebuilds its platform and introduces Canvas
During Dreamforce, Slack announced that its messaging service is undergoing a major overhaul. The service has been rebuilt, with a more modular architecture. The abilities of the platform remain the same. You can still exchange messages. However, the vision as a digital HQ has taken on more shape.
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Zoom rebrands its chat product to compete with Slack and Teams
Zoom has rebranded its chat product and added additional capabilities as it seeks to compete with Microsoft Teams and Slack. The update includes third-party connectivity.
Zoom's app, now dubbed Zoom Team Chat, will feature capabilities like transferring in-meeting chat to Team Chat and arrangin... Read more
Sage teams up with point-of-sale provider Square
Sage announced a partnership with Square. The partnership aims to integrate Sage's accounting solutions and Square's point-of-sale (POS) systems to assist small businesses in making payments using Square.
The new, joint application for Sage customers is available in the Sage marketplace. Transac... Read more
Hybrid work doesn’t really work yet: Cisco plans to change that
Hybrid work is a big topic at the moment and without a doubt one of the buzzwords of the present day. Still, it doesn't really work that well yet. Cisco has seen that too. During the recent Cisco Live conference, the company explained how it intends to solve the problems surrounding hybrid working.... Read more
IT leaders are struggling to hire new employees
IT leaders all across the world face difficulty in hiring talented IT professionals due to certain aspects.
Recent times have seen many IT organizations struggling to hire talented IT workers. According to a survey, most IT leaders blame 'The Great Resignation' as the root cause, stating that 73... Read more