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Zoom's market valuation hits $50 billion mark, thanks to COVID-19

Zoom's market valuation hits $50 billion mark, thanks to COVID-19

Zoom's share price now trades at an eye-watering 55 times estimated revenue compared with an average of 7 times for information technology stocks in the S&P 500, according to information obtained from Bloomberg.

Nairametrics - 3 hours ago

Spaced desks, one-way halls, voice technology — your post-COVID-19 office will look much different

Spaced desks, one-way halls, voice technology — your post-COVID-19 office will look much different

Canadians returning to the office could see a host of changes in design, layout and office policy. Others may never see their office again

National Post - 12 hours ago

Wipro Appoints Thierry Delaporte as CEO & Managing Director

Wipro Appoints Thierry Delaporte as CEO & Managing Director

EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. & BANGALORE, India — Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, to…

Financial Post - 18 hours ago

Better Buy: Alibaba vs. Alphabet

Better Buy: Alibaba vs. Alphabet

These two technology giants are leaders in their respective markets. Discover what makes one a better investment choice.

Motley Fool - 20 hours ago

Scared of 5G? A $346 USB stick uses "quantum technology" to protect you from its effects

Scared of 5G? A $346 USB stick uses "quantum technology" to protect you from its effects

Claims that 5G can negatively impact your health have been spreading online for some time. They gained more traction as Covid-19 made its way outside of China and became a worldwide pandemic, with some alleging the virus was caused by…

TechSpot - a day ago

With COVID-19 vaccine in Phase 1 trial, Novavax CEO says goal is to make 1B doses

With COVID-19 vaccine in Phase 1 trial, Novavax CEO says goal is to make 1B doses

Biotechnology company Novavax began phase one of its clinical trial for a coronavirus vaccine candidate. Novavax CEO & President Stanley Erck joins Yahoo Fin...

YouTube - a day ago

Dehydrated Vegetables Market outlook, strategies, challenges, developments, geography trends, applications and forecasts to 2028

Dehydrated Vegetables Market outlook, strategies, challenges, developments, geography trends, applications and forecasts to 2028

Growing Consumer Awareness about Extended Shelf Life of Dehydrated Vegetables

whatech.com - 2 days ago

Bentley Systems adds infrastructure industry experience to Digital Twin Consortium

Bentley Systems adds infrastructure industry experience to Digital Twin Consortium

Consortium brings together industry, government, and academia to drive consistency in interoperability of digital twin technology.

mepmiddleeast.com - 2 days ago

Brau Union erweitert das Management-Team um Digitalisierungsmanager

Brau Union erweitert das Management-Team um Digitalisierungsmanager

Brau Union Österreich holt Wolfgang Ehrengruber als Director Digital and Technology in das Managementteam.

industriemagazin.at - 2 days ago

COVID-19 Keyword Blocking Is Down 88%: IAS' Utzschneider

COVID-19 Keyword Blocking Is Down 88%: IAS' Utzschneider

Education, technology and facts may now be winning back some advertisers who fled news at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. In this video discussion with G...

YouTube - 2 days ago

Tesco Ireland announces new changes to make shopping safer

Tesco Ireland announces new changes to make shopping safer

The new screen technology tells customers at the entrance how many people are inside and if they are allowed to enter

Dublin Live - 2 days ago

Tencent pledges $70 billion investment in high-tech areas as Beijing pushes digital infrastructure

Tencent pledges $70 billion investment in high-tech areas as Beijing pushes digital infrastructure

China has been pushing the development of "new infrastructure" which includes the development of technology like 5G and artificial intelligence. Tencent's investment will bolster that effort.

CNBC - 2 days ago

Micron raises third-quarter revenue forecast

Micron raises third-quarter revenue forecast

Micron Technology Inc raised its revenue forecast for the third quarter on Wednesday to a range of US$5.2 billion to US$5.4 billion from US$4.6 billion to US$5.2 billion, sending its shares about 3per cent higher.

CNA - 2 days ago

Health technology likely feature of Covid-era workplace

Health technology likely feature of Covid-era workplace

Thermal imaging cameras, self-sanitising door handles and doorway-flow sensors are the kind of health and safety technology likely to be used in the workplaces of the near future, as businesses and organisations get back up-and-running in the Covid era.

RTE - 2 days ago

Vodacom zero-rates What3words for emergencies

Vodacom zero-rates What3words for emergencies

Vodacom has zero-rated access to What3words, the technology service that’s mapped the world into a grid of 3m x 3m squares, in an effort to make it easier for people to get access to emergency services.

TechCentral - 2 days ago

Nearmap: focused on scaling upJason Kururangi

Nearmap: focused on scaling upJason Kururangi

Nearmap (NEA) uses aerial imaging and geospatial mapping technology to deliver high-resolution images to customers. Its competitive edge comes from the tech, which enables NEA to fly higher, faster and more often at a lower unit cost than others. It stitches…

Livewire Markets - 2 days ago

Trial of US coronavirus vaccine begins in Australia

Trial of US coronavirus vaccine begins in Australia

A US biotechnology company is beginning human trials in Australia of a coronavirus vaccine with hopes of releasing a proven vaccine this year.

The New Daily - 3 days ago

DHL launches new online freight forwarding platformTechnology, Dhl, Digital

DHL launches new online freight forwarding platformTechnology, Dhl, Digital

Unique follow and share functions provide seamless collaboration with customers and suppliers

logisticsmiddleeast.com - 3 days ago

COVID-19: As Chinese authorities expand use of health tracking apps, privacy concerns grow

COVID-19: As Chinese authorities expand use of health tracking apps, privacy concerns grow

China's health tracking QR codes, which have played a key part in the country's successful containment of the coronavirus, now look set to play a much broader role in daily life as local authorities dream up new uses for the technology.

CNA - 3 days ago

Five ways the pandemic may change airports for the better

Five ways the pandemic may change airports for the better

While air travel will be plagued by long lines and passenger frustrations in the near future, airports are scrambling to adopt technology in the longer term that will mean less waiting, walk-through checkpoints and "touchless" experiences.

CNBC - 3 days ago

2020 Mini Countryman gains cleaner engines and design tweaks

2020 Mini Countryman gains cleaner engines and design tweaks

Big-selling SUV renews attack on the Nissan Juke with emissions-reducing technology and refreshed look

Autocar - 3 days ago

BlaBlaCar and startup Voi Technology join forces to offer e-scooters in France

BlaBlaCar and startup Voi Technology join forces to offer e-scooters in France

Today Swedish e-scooter company Voi Technology has announced a new collaboration with mobility giant BlaBlaCar. Thanks to this strategic partnership, BlaBla Ride scooters will help French cities and their citizens have access to safe and sustainable mobility …

EU-Startups - 3 days ago

COVID-19 Vaccine Update: Novavax starts phase I/II clinical trials, here's all you need to know about the...

COVID-19 Vaccine Update: Novavax starts phase I/II clinical trials, here's all you need to know about the...

Named NVX‑CoV2373, Novavax’s vaccine is created using recombinant protein nanoparticle technology.

Firstpost - 3 days ago

McLaren Group to lay off 1200 employees amid restructure

McLaren Group to lay off 1200 employees amid restructure

McLaren is to make around 1200 staff redundant across its automotive, technology and racing teams as part of a major restructuring of the business.

motorsport.com - 3 days ago

Tencent to invest US$70 billion in 'new infrastructure'

Tencent to invest US$70 billion in 'new infrastructure'

Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings will invest 500 billion yuan (US$70 billion) over the next five years in technology infrastructure including cloud computing, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity, the company said Tuesday.

CNA - 4 days ago

Telstra trials 5G mobile phone technology that could be up to eight times faster than 4G

Telstra trials 5G mobile phone technology that could be up to eight times faster than 4G

Trial marks the next step in 5G in Australia, as telco prepares to build a higher-speed network across the country in 2021

The Guardian - 4 days ago

Coronavirus vaccine from Novavax undergoes human trials in Australia

Coronavirus vaccine from Novavax undergoes human trials in Australia

A US biotechnology company is beginning human trials in Australia of a coronavirus vaccine with hopes of releasing a proven vaccine this year.

PerthNow - 4 days ago

US company starts human trials in Australia in the search for a coronavirus vaccine

US company starts human trials in Australia in the search for a coronavirus vaccine

US biotechnology company has begun trials for a coronavirus vaccine after finding one that's effective on animals.

stuff.co.nz - 4 days ago

Coronavirus: How Chinese rivals are trying to take Zoom's crown

Coronavirus: How Chinese rivals are trying to take Zoom's crown

The coronavirus lockdown has fuelled the market for teleconferencing technology apps.

BBC News - 4 days ago

Internet speeds could be boosted, costs lowered by tiny chip

Internet speeds could be boosted, costs lowered by tiny chip

Australia's internet could be faster and cheaper within a decade, thanks to a piece technology that can blitz even the fastest speeds shown by the NBN.

thenewdaily.com.au - 4 days ago

Here's why the Access More App is arguably the best digital bank in Africa

Here's why the Access More App is arguably the best digital bank in Africa

With the rise of financial technology solutions, banking has become a lot easier, faster and convenient. In the past years, Access Bank has sought various means to keep providing excellent banking experiences to its customers. This innovativeness and tenacity…

techpoint.africa - 5 days ago

ENGIE EPS Storage Technology in the Final Award Group in Hawai'i

ENGIE EPS Storage Technology in the Final Award Group in Hawai'i

Regulatory News: Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc. has selected ENGIE’s (Paris:EPS) project as one of sixteen in the Final Award Group for the Stage 2 V

businesswire.com - 5 days ago

3 Ways Every Company Should Prepare For The Internet Of Things

3 Ways Every Company Should Prepare For The Internet Of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a technology trend that will impact every business. With the amount of smart connected devices exploding, here is how every company can get ready.

forbes.com - 5 days ago

Spending On Blockchain Solutions Could Surpass $16 Billion By 2023

Spending On Blockchain Solutions Could Surpass $16 Billion By 2023

According to CB Insights, spending on blockchain solutions will surpass $16 billion by 2023. The data suggests that 58 industries have practically limitless potential. It is no secret that blockchain technology is on the rise and it’s here to stay.

forbes.com - 5 days ago

Like Y2K again: Banks get ready for negative interest rates

Like Y2K again: Banks get ready for negative interest rates

Banks have to check everything from their legal documents to technology systems.

nzherald.co.nz - 5 days ago

PayPal Makes Contactless Payments Easier, Microsoft Reveals A “List” App…And Other Small Business Tech News

PayPal Makes Contactless Payments Easier, Microsoft Reveals A “List” App…And Other Small Business Tech News

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?

forbes.com - 6 days ago

IBM CEO Krishna plans 'thousands' of job cuts—report

IBM CEO Krishna plans 'thousands' of job cuts—report

IBM CEO Arvind Krishna is looking to right the ship and return Big Blue to profitability by reducing the workforce. The Wall Street Journal reported that IBM will be cutting thousands of employees across several sectors at IBM, including the Global Technology…

fiercetelecom.com - 7 days ago

Covid 19 coronavirus: Kiwi company enters race for vaccine

Covid 19 coronavirus: Kiwi company enters race for vaccine

Vaccine uses technology already developed at Massey University.

nzherald.co.nz - 7 days ago

USA billionaires record a surge in wealth during COVID-19, including newcomer Kanye West.

USA billionaires record a surge in wealth during COVID-19, including newcomer Kanye West.

A new report by Americans for Tax Fairness and the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) shows that American billionaires’ wealth increased by $434 billion since the COVID-19 pandemic, led by technology investors. The study found that between March 18—the rough …

sundayworld.co.za - 7 days ago

US strikes at a Huawei prize: Chip juggernaut HiSilicon

US strikes at a Huawei prize: Chip juggernaut HiSilicon

The latest U.S. government action against China's Huawei takes direct aim at the company's HiSilicon chip division - a business that in a few short years has become central to China's ambitions in semiconductor technology but will now lose access to tools tha…

channelnewsasia.com - 7 days ago

Mobile Data Monitoring (MDM) Market is set to garner staggering revenues by 20142020

Mobile Data Monitoring (MDM) Market is set to garner staggering revenues by 20142020

Mobile Data Monitoring (MDM) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020

whatech.com - 7 days ago

Goodbye Polycrystalline Solar Modules, Hello Mono PERC, HJT, Bifacial

Goodbye Polycrystalline Solar Modules, Hello Mono PERC, HJT, Bifacial

Technology shift in the solar industry has been taking place rapidly across the globe, but India, a notoriously cost-sensitive market, has been slow to ...

mercomindia.com - 7 days ago

Lightspeed's stock skyrockets as early COVID-19 effects look limited

Lightspeed's stock skyrockets as early COVID-19 effects look limited

POS technology firm reports 70 per cent revenue growth in fiscal fourth quarter

thelogic.co - 8 days ago

Young Scientist winner Shane Curran (20) raises $16m for start up firm

Young Scientist winner Shane Curran (20) raises $16m for start up firm

Silion Valley heavyweights back data-privacy technology firm Evervault

The Irish Times - 8 days ago

Australian quantum technology could become a $4 billion industry and create 16,000 jobsThe Conversation

Australian quantum technology could become a $4 billion industry and create 16,000 jobsThe Conversation

A quantum technology boom is coming, and Australia must act to avoid missing out. A new CSIRO roadmap plots a course for this new industry.

theconversation.com - 8 days ago

TikTok nets a Disney exec to build its global brand

TikTok nets a Disney exec to build its global brand

ByteDance Technology, developer of mobile video platform TikTok, has mined another high-profile hire, this time poaching from the prestigious Disney ranks. The company has named Kevin Mayer, Disney…

asiatimes.com - 8 days ago

Zydus Cadila supplies 30,000 Covid Kavach Elisa test kits to ICMR for free

Zydus Cadila supplies 30,000 Covid Kavach Elisa test kits to ICMR for free

These test kits have been manufactured in technology transfer with ICMR-NIV of Pune for surveillance purposes, Cadila Healthcare said in a filing to BSE.

hindustantimes.com - 8 days ago

A survey of thousands of SF Bay Area techies found that 2 out of 3 would consider leaving if they could permanently work remotely

A survey of thousands of SF Bay Area techies found that 2 out of 3 would consider leaving if they could permanently work remotely

Coronavirus and work-from-home policies may radically reshape the epicentre of America's technology industry.

Business Insider - 9 days ago