Google Drive outages reported across the US

Many of the reports came from teachers who use Google Drive as a virtual classroom tool. “I am a teacher in Shakopee, MN and am unable to open Google Drive. I can open a document that was mailed to me, but not my account,” one Google user reported on DownDetector. “Teacher and cannot open my […]

100 Albums Released in 2020 to Put on Your Radar

Former Heartbreaker Mike Campbell breaks out on his own as the leader of rock outfit The Dirty Knobs. The group first assembled 15 years ago and became an outlet for Campbell when he wasn’t playing with Tom Petty. Nashville singer Chris Stapleton and ex-bandmate Benmont Tench both make guest appearances on the album, which was […]

How Sportswriters Capture the Action From Outside the Bubble

Sometimes, what’s missed is as simple and delightful as Bucks center Brook Lopez lazily thumbing through an Ian Fleming novel while waiting to be interviewed, or a candid video of a player’s young child scampering down the hallway of a Disney World hotel, smiling, her arms akimbo, to greet her father after being separated for […]

Coursera to allow remote working till January 2022, offers $1,000 allowance for ‘office setup’

In a blog post, Rich Jacquet, Chief People Officer of Coursera said that giving all employees more time to work from home offers the flexibility they need to adjust to new routines brought on by the pandemic, like home-schooling and plan the next 16 months with a clear timeline.

Column: Remote work is here to stay. Here’s how to make it work

The kids? The kids are alright. But they’re young and unsuspecting of the rather dark side of the digital economy built by us. They will leave more of their footprints online. The cameras will be on more than ever before. The emails, instant messages, and even whispers in your drawing room will be read, heard, […]

Google will keep employees working remotely until July 2021

Google plans to keep 200,000 full-time and contract employees working remotely until at least July 2021, The Wall Street Journal reported. Other tech firms have announced long-term plans to keep employees working from home due to restrictions from the coronavirus pandemic, but Google would be the first to extend remote working into the middle of […]

Office Ready? Jetson-Driven ‘Double Robot’ Supports Remote Working

Remote Worker Presence The Double device, as it’s known, was designed for remote workers to visit offices in the form of the robot so they could see their co-workers in meetings. Video-over-internet call connections allow people to see and hear their remote colleague on the device’s tablet screen.

Lack of cloud expertise, controls leave APAC firms vulnerable in remote work

RELATED COVERAGEGlobal pandemic opening up can of security wormsAPAC employees not fully secure to work from homeAPAC consumers have concerns about online privacy, but let it go for freebiesOpportune time for APAC firms to assess support for remote workplaceAPAC firms must transform cybersecurity approachAPAC firms see clueless employees as biggest security threatRemote workers in Singapore […]

Coronavirus pandemic | Jobseekers turn to remote working roles

A vaccine works by mimicking a natural infection. A vaccine not only induces immune response to protect people from any future COVID-19 infection, but also helps quickly build herd immunity to put an end to the pandemic. Herd immunity occurs when a sufficient percentage of a population becomes immune to a disease, making the spread […]

Scaling New Heights: Surge in Remote Work Fuels NVIDIA Cloud Service Provider Program

Daniel Kobran, chief operating officer at Paperspace, said, “GPUs and the new era of accelerated computing are powering applications previously thought impossible. The Paperspace cloud platform provides on-demand GPU processing power behind a unified hub to facilitate collaboration across large, distributed teams for customers such as Medivis, which is using Paperspace to build AI-assisted, real-time […]