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Google, Facebook, SpaceX battle to connect remote workers

Business is getting Biblical. A plague precedes an exodus. The coronavirus crisis, with its sheltering in place, social distancing and remote work is motivating urban workers to move to more rural areas. Some people are “panic moving” — getting out as soon as possible. Still more are planning a move for after the pandemic is…

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When shadow IT goes remote: How to keep workers in the fold

Hosts Juliet Beauchamp and Ken Mingis talk with guests about the latest tech trends and news. Audio IT admins have a hard enough time keeping employees on the technology straight-and-narrow in the best of times. It’s even harder when a pandemic hits and everyone in the office scatters to work from home. How do I…

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Microsoft targets frontline workers with Teams walkie-talkie feature

Microsoft has added new features aimed at frontline workers that use its Teams workstream collaboration app, including a new “walkie-talkie” feature.  With 200 million monthly active users on Office 365, Microsoft has been expanding its focus on  workers in the hospitality, manufacturing and retail industries. Many such employees have been underserved by IT in the…

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