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
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
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
‘Most home networks are unsecured, wave of cybercrime underway’
European employers rarely secure the home networks of employees. At the same time, smart consumer devices are increasingly popular. "The perfect conditions for cybercriminals", BlackBerry warns in a new report.
The organization spoke with thousands of remote workers across Europe. 25 percent sa... Read more
Survey says endpoints are a growing security problem
A new survey on edge computing says remote working is leading to increased vulnerability.
A survey released this week says that nearly half of the endpoint devices corporations manage are at risk. The endpoints in question are unmonitored or outdated.
Endpoint management firm Adaptiva issued... Read more
How to secure the home office?
Working from home was a habit for many organisations and departments during the Covid-19 pandemic. The option is expected to remain popular due to habituation and the fact that it has proven to be possible. Therefore, securing remote working requires careful consideration. Where do you need to pay ... Read more
Miro raised $400 Million in Series C funding
Miro's online whiteboarding and visual collaboration tool has acquired $400 million in a Series C funding round with a $17.5 billion valuation. It is utilized by top firms, including the likes of Dell, Cisco, and Deloitte.
Miro has raised around $1.7 billion in valuation in a Series C funding ro... Read more
Zoom’s stock falls despite solid earnings report and healthy guidance
Zoom posted another strong earnings report on Monday, thanks to a growing customer base. The company also offered healthy guidance for the next three months. However, this was not enough to satisfy investors, as the stock fell more than 6% in extended trading.
Before costs like stock compensatio... Read more
Businesses opt for SASE and Zero Trust approaches for remote work security
Businesses have enabled their employees to work remotely since the start of the pandemic. Attention is moving to protect them from the surging cybersecurity threats. Of all the different ways to solve the problem, many organizations opt for zero trust strategies and SASE.
The confirmation for th... Read more
Study: remote work is slowing productivity and innovation
The Microsoft study found employees spent less time communicating and collaborating with colleagues outside of their immediate business teams. Employees do work longer hours.
A study of Microsoft employees in the US concluded that the organization-wide switch to remote working in 2020 damaged ... Read more