The architect that helped design Amazon's systems said many of the companies most contentious policies are designed to keep workers from getting lazy.
Harpreet Rai, the CEO of smart ring company Oura, often tells a story about a March 2020 Facebook post. An Oura ring user posted that the device said that his overall health score had dropped below his normal level, which prompted him to get tested for COVID-19 — and the test ended up being positive. The company heard from other users, too.
The anecdotal reports encouraged Oura to partner with research teams to try to figure out how well the ring could predict who might be sick with COVID-19. Their studies were part of a wave of interest over the past year in wearable devices as illness detectors. Now, flush with data, researchers and wearable companies are looking toward their next steps.
Research done over the past year showed that...
Disney CEO Bob Chapek has responded to questions surrounding the streamer’s subscription model.
The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated digital transformation and now industry is leaning into technology that increasingly automates, integrates and harnesses collaboration between disparate business operations.Cape Town,– The accelerated digitisation of 2020 has seen a rapid increase in the adoption of digital products and services, creating a surge in customer touchpoints that has caused an exponential data explosion.Global research from Boston Consulting Group shows 80% of businesses believe digital was central to recovering from 2020’s economic slowdown, with recent McKinsey research revealing that best-in-class companies are driving revenues and cost efficiencies through increased automation.“Because the ERP market has matured and the solution set has transformed, these business technologies are back in the boardroom with the Chief Executive Officer, gaining renewed respect for their ability to integrate, automate and fuel cross-company collaboration,” says Stephen Howe, the co-founder and joint chief executive officer of Times 3 Technologies, a nationally-based IT company that specialises in software and systems that modernise, automate and transform enterprises.“An experience is an orchestration, a bionic marriage of teams and machines and solutions who embrace digital fluency to ensure every single interaction between a company and its customer is integrated into a holistic strategy of continuous improvement,” the solutions specialist says.With global consultants and research houses insisting that digitalisation is impossible without mature ERP systems, this business solution is now increasingly being used to fuel integrated, successful transformations.
A recent report from DSCC founder and CEO @RossYoung claims that Honor’s foldable smartphone is on the way. According to him, Honor’s foldable phone will use ...
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According to JPMorgan Chase & Co. CEO Jamie Dimon, working from home “doesn’t work for young people” or “those who want to hustle. It doesn’t work for [the] spontaneous idea generation. It doesn’t work for culture.”Wow. What can I say, but “OK Boomer!” And, I say this as a Boomer myself who's only a bit younger than Dimon. Unlike him, though, my mental processes didn't freeze in place sometime in the 1990s.To read this article in full, please click here
Brian Albert, managing director, U.S. Agency and Brand Solutions, Google Video watch time, particularly for streamed content, is booming. In December 2020 alone, over 120 million Americans streamed YouTube or YouTube TV on their TV screens. Many advertisers are meeting consumers where they are by reinvesting in digital video. In particular, these three brands transformed […]
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Carro, one of the largest automotive marketplaces in Southeast Asia, announced it has hit unicorn valuation after raising a $360 million Series C led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2. Other participants include insurance giant MSIG and Indonesian-based funds like EV Growth, Provident Growth and Indies Capital. About 90% of vehicles sold through Carro are secondhand, […]
Carro is set to grow 3x for the latest financial year. Its rival, Carsome, could also become a unicorn.
"And you don't think it was a setup? Gimme a break," Lindell said in a recent interview with Rolling Stone magazine.
"Six months from now, Trump will be our real president and our country will be heading toward its greatest rebirth in history," he told Rolling Stone.
Lindell has taken credit for the groundless prediction that Trump will be back in the White House in August. It appears he's pushing that timeline.
Autonomous vehicle startup Waabi's Raquel Urtasun joined Mobility 2021 to talk about her new venture and the challenges facing the self-driving vehicle industry.
"People see May's volatility in many crypto assets as a buying opportunity," said the CEO of Voyager Digital about its Q2 investor survey
George Sherman sold more than 121,000 shares at the stock's four-month high closing price of $302.56 last week.
Electric truck-maker Lordstown Motors is seeing its troubles go from bad to worse, with the exit of its CEO and CFO today sending its stock plummeting. Chief executive officer Steve Burns, and chief financial officer Julio Rodriguez, both resigned, with Burns also stepping down from his position on the company’s Board of Directors. Lead Independent Director Angela Strand is now … Continue reading
It’s easy to assume the name Nubank refers to “new bank,” but that’s not what the founders were going for. The word “nu” in Portuguese means “naked,” and Velez wanted the name to reflect his vision.
Beleaguered electric vehicle startup Lordstown Motors’ stock shares have taken another hit after the company said Monday that CEO Steve Burns and CFO Julio Rodriguez have resigned, just a few weeks after Burns was reassuring investors of the company’s bright future. Lordstown Motors’ Lead Independent Director Angela Strand was appointed executive chairwoman to oversee the […]
The resignations follow a "going concern" warning earlier in June.
Huang also spoke about Nvidia's efforts to create an omniverse, launched a new crypto mining product and addressed the global chip shortage.