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Hot markets, new opportunities: What agents across the country have to say about the industry

Dozens of agents from across the U.S. and Canada shared insights Tuesday during Inman Connect Now. Overall, they described active markets that have also changed during the tumultuous months of the coronavirus pandemic.
Tags: Real Estate, Technology, New York City, Radio, Canada, Agent, Philadelphia, West Coast, Southwest, Midwest, Northeast, Markets & Economy, Select, Pandemic, Vacation Homes, Real Estate Connect


6 ways to diversify and expand during the pandemic

Agents from across the Southwest shared their tips on how to succeed and expand during an Inman Connect Now session on Tuesday.
Tags: Utah, Real Estate, Texas, Technology, Instagram, Colorado, Social Media, Austin, Radio, Arizona, Agent, Park City, San Antonio, Facebook Live, Southwest, Phoenix


The kids aren’t alright

Coronavirus in Context is a weekly newsletter where we bring you facts that matter about the COVID-19 pandemic and the technology trying to stop its spread. You can subscribe here. Hola Pandemic Pals, I took a walk on the beach this morning before work. Everyone has a story about what they were going to do in 2020 if COVID-19 hadn’t shown up. Back in late January, when things started going sour, the year was young and full of potential.  We moved to a bungalow right on the beach at the end of Fe...
Tags: Startups, Science, Newsletter, Tech, Pacific Ocean, Coronavirus, COVID


Read Brad Inman’s Connect Now keynote speech

At Inman Connect Now, Brad Inman shared his thoughts on how the industry has thrived through a pandemic and what's next. Read his speech in full.
Tags: Technology, Radio, Brad Inman, Select, Market Shifts, Coronavirus, Connect Now


A Law Firm’s Guide To Future Readiness

The latest Future Ready Lawyer Survey confirmed that technology is playing an active role in performance and profitability.
Tags: Technology, Law, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Ken Crutchfield


Brad Inman: ‘We must stay focused on what is certain’

During his opening remarks at Connect Now, Brad Inman shared his thoughts on how the real estate industry has thrived through a pandemic and what's next.
Tags: Technology, Radio, Brad Inman, Select, Essential Services, Technology Innovation, Coronavirus, Real Estate Agent Tips, Connect Now, Connect Now 20


WhatsApp pilots new feature to fight misinformation: Search the web

WhatsApp, one of the most popular instant messaging platforms on the planet, has rolled out a new feature in select markets that makes it easier for users to verify whether the assertions made in messages they have received on the app are true. The Facebook -owned service has enabled users in Brazil, Italy, Ireland, Mexico, Spain, UK, and US to click on a magnifying glass-shaped icon next to frequently forwarded messages — those that have been forwarded at least five times — to search the w...
Tags: Social, Facebook, Apps, India, US, Tech, Whatsapp, Coronavirus, COVID, Covid19, Brazil Italy Ireland Mexico Spain UK


12 Tips For Building Your Digital Law Library In The Age Of COVID-19 

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing firms to fast forward into designing the law firm of the future.
Tags: Technology, Law, Law Libraries, Jean O'Grady, Coronavirus, COVID-19


Amid pandemic, returning to offices remains an open question for tech leaders

As COVID-19 infections surge in parts of the U.S., many workplaces remain empty or are operating with skeleton crews. Most agree that the decision to return to the office should involve a combination of business, government and medical officials and scientists who have a deep understanding of COVID-19 and infectious disease in general. The exact timing will depend on many factors, including the government’s willingness to open up, the experts’ view of current conditions, business leadership’s to...
Tags: Health, Work, TC, Enterprise, San Francisco, Future Of Work, Tech, Remote Work, Telecommuting, Pandemic, Cockroach Labs, Extra Crunch, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Iman Abuzeid, Abuzeid


Parenting During COVID-19: Has Anyone Figured This One Out Yet?

It is tough! But my consolation is that I’m not alone.
Tags: Technology, Law, Health and Wellness, Health / Wellness, Olga V. Mack, Coronavirus, COVID-19


Facebook fights order to globally block accounts linked to Brazilian election meddling

Facebook has branded a legal order to globally block a number of Brazilian accounts linked to the spread of political disinformation targeting the country’s 2018 election as “extreme”, claiming it poses a threat to freedom of expression outside the country. The tech giant is simultaneously complying with the block order — beginning Saturday after it was fined by a Supreme Court judge for non-compliance — citing the risk of criminal liability for a local employee were it not to do so. However ...
Tags: Social, Facebook, Twitter, Lawsuit, Instagram, Supreme Court, Tech, Policy, Brazil, Group, Reuters, Facebook Image, Jair Bolsonaro, Fake News, Disinformation, Election Interference


Caring for students goes beyond the teaching project

The Covid-19 pandemic gives universities an opportunity to find new ways of ensuring the health and well-being of students The post Caring for students goes beyond the teaching project appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Technology, Students, Opinion, Data, Universities, Lecturers, Online Learning, Openaccess, Top Six, Coronavirus, South Africa (country, COVID-19, Virtual Learning, Gender-based Violence


Career Counseling And Coping In COVID-19 Quarantine

This COVID-19 exile will likely continue for the foreseeable future.
Tags: Technology, Law, Law Schools, Career Services, Nicholas Alexiou, Coronavirus, COVID-19


First US apps based on Google and Apple Exposure Notification System expected in ‘coming weeks’

Google Vice President of Engineering Dave Burke provided an update about the Exposure Notifications System (ENS) that Google developed in partnership with Apple as a way to help public health authorities supplement contact-tracing efforts with a connected solution that preserves privacy while alerting people of potential exposure to confirmed cases of COVID-19. In the update, Burke notes that the company expects “to see the first set of these apps roll out in the coming weeks” in the U.S., wh...
Tags: Apple, Health, Google, Android, TC, Apps, Bluetooth, Privacy, US, Tech, Smartphones, Canada, United States, Computing, Api, Operating Systems


Mammoth Biosciences’s CRISPR-based COVID-19 test receives NIH funding through RADx program

CRISPR tech startup Mammoth Biosciences is among the companies that revealed backing from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx) program on Friday. Mammoth received a contract to scale up its CRISPR-based SARS-CoV-2 diagnostic test in order to help address the testing shortages across the U.S. Mammoth’s CRISPR-based approach could potentially offer a significant solution to current testing bottlenecks, because it’s a very different kind of test when c...
Tags: Health, Startups, TC, Science, Biology, Funding, Tech, United States, Fda, Biotech, Nih, Genetic Engineering, Crispr, Biotechnology, UCSF, GSK


Mammoth Biosciences’s CRISPR-based COVID-19 test receives NIH fundings through RADx program

CRISPR tech startup Mammoth Biosciences is among the companies that revealed backing from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Rapid Accleration of Diagnostics (RADx) program on Friday. Mammoth received a contract to scale up its CRISPR-based SARS-CoV-2 diagnostic test in order to help address the testing shortages across the U.S. Mammoth’s CRISPR-based approach could potentially offer a significant solution to current testing bottlenecks, because it’s a very different kind of test when co...
Tags: Health, TC, Science, Biology, Articles, Tech, United States, Fda, Biotech, Nih, Genetic Engineering, Crispr, Biotechnology, Startup Company, UCSF, GSK


Genomics startup Helix receives $33 million in NIH funding to scale COVID-19 testing

The U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) is revealing the first beneficiaries of its Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx) program, and San Mateo-based Helix is on the receiving end of $33 million in federal funding as a result. Helix is a health tech startup founded in 2015 that focuses on insights derived from personal genomics, but the company has also developed a COVID-19 test that detects the presence of SARS-CoV-2 using RT-PCR methods. The funding will be used to support Helix’s ...
Tags: Health, TC, Science, Medicine, Tech, United States, Genomics, Helix, Fda, Biotech, Nih, San Mateo, EUA, National Institute of Health, U S National Institutes of Health NIH, Coronavirus


Twitter finally bans former KKK leader, David Duke

Twitter has confirmed it has permanently banned the account of David Duke, former leader of white supremacist hate group the Ku Klux Klan. Duke had operated freely on its platform for years — amassing a following of around 53k and recently tweeting his support for president Trump to be re-elected. Now his @DrDavidDuke account page leads to an ‘account suspension’ notification (screengrabbed below). A Twitter spokesperson confirmed to TechCrunch that the ban on Duke is permanent, emailing u...
Tags: Social, Twitter, UK, Washington, US, Tech, Kkk, Jack Dorsey, Hate Speech, Duke, Trump, David Duke, Donald Trump Jr, Twitter HQ, Ku Klux Klan Duke, Coronavirus


I Only See My Family Through FaceTime

Are you a frontline worker dealing with new stresses or irresponsible management? Is working (or not working) from home starting to take a psychological toll? How are you coping with reopening? Submit a story using this Google form or send me an email with the subject line “My Covid Story” and…Read more...
Tags: Google, Science, Labor, Facetime, Sick Days, Coronavirus, Covid 19, Reopening, Working During Covid


Is The Pandemic Ushering In A New Normal For The Legal Profession?

The experts have some thoughts on the subject.
Tags: Technology, Law, Nicole Black, Coronavirus, COVID-19


Google Maps reminds you to wear a mask in new update

The new banner says: Wear a Mask. Save Lives
Tags: Android, News, Trends, Google Maps, Face Masks, Coronavirus


Jesus, SaaS and digital tithing

Will Robbins Contributor Share on Twitter Will Robbins is an early-stage investor at Contrary. More posts by this contributor Voodoo Games thrives by upending conventional product design Venture investing in elder tech There are more than 300,000 congregations in the U.S., and entrepreneurs are creating billion-dollar companies by building software to service them. Welcome to church tech. The s...
Tags: TC, Column, Florida, Hollywood, Media, Religion, Tech, Software, Netflix, United States, SaaS, Jesus, Payments, Computer Science, Free Software, Leader


Survive the Coronavirus in Style With Color-Changing “Mouth Cover”

Japanese company Spec Computer has capitalized on the Coronavirus plague by releasing a special mouth cover that can project one of seven total colors, with it being firmly noted that the facial wear is not actually meant to be used to prevent diseases, as it cannot be washed due to its electronics. Called the illumi-ON, […]
Tags: Fashion, Japan, Technology, Marketing, Anime, Image Gallery, Coronavirus, Spec Computer


Santa Clarita teens craft, donate face shields for coronavirus frontline workers

For most high school students, the coronavirus shutdown of schools has meant extra time at home, filling their days with electronic entertainment and social media. For Kevin Gillespie, it was time to figure out how to help protect essential workers from the deadly disease. With an aptitude for design and creation, he began researching how to make protective face shields at his Stevenson Ranch home. Kevin, 17, found face shield designs on the internet, studied them and designed his own, using a 3...
Tags: Health, Google, Business, News, California, Kaiser Permanente, Sport, Soccer, Matthew, Santa Clarita, Ewan, Kevin, Rachel, Petco Park, Zoe, Los Angeles Daily News


What Big Techs Like Apple Can Teach Banks About Brand Loyalty

The pandemic emphasizes the need for financial institutions to build better bridges to consumers by doing more to improve their lives. The post What Big Techs Like Apple Can Teach Banks About Brand Loyalty appeared first on The Financial Brand.
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Finance, Branding, Featured Content, Coronavirus


The hype, haplessness and hope of haptics in the COVID-19 era

Devon Powers Contributor Devon Powers is an associate professor of advertising at Temple University and the author of "On Trend: The Business of Forecasting the Future." David Parisi Contributor David Parisi is an associate professor at the College of Charleston and author of "Archaeologies of Touch: Interfacing with Haptics from Electricity to Computing." In March, Brooklynite Jeremy Cohen achieved minor intern...
Tags: Health, Startups, TC, Facebook, Wearables, Column, Hardware, Developer, Opinion, Disney, US, Tech, Banking, Smartphones, Brazil, Virtual Reality


Blame the neanderthals

Coronavirus in Context is a weekly newsletter where we bring you facts that matter about the COVID-19 pandemic and the technology trying to stop its spread. You can subscribe here. Hola Pandemic Pals, Sorry we’re late today. My toddler has a stomach bug and we’re out of toilet paper. I had to print out a bunch of copies of Breitbart’s home page to handle the mess. Why the unsolicited jab at Steve Bannon’s propaganda outlet? Because it published a video last night spreading purposely harmful COVI...
Tags: Startups, Science, America, Newsletter, Insights, Tech, Artificial Intelligence, Breitbart, Steve Bannon, Neural, Coronavirus


CES 2021 Cancelled, All-Digital Event Will Take Place Instead

The 2021 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) has been cancelled. The show which happens every January was set to take place January 6-9 2021. The show organizers, the CTA has announced an all digital CES 2021 experience instead. The post CES 2021 Cancelled, All-Digital Event Will Take Place Instead appeared first on ThinkComputers.org.
Tags: Cta, Ces, All News, Hardware News, Web News, Consumer Electronics Show, All Digital, Coronavirus, COVID-19, CES 2021


Let’s Get Digital: Consumer Electronics Show Withdraws From the Real World for 2021

Via a Google search, an old press release floated up from January of 2019 that, in hindsight, foreshadows current events. You see, because of the shutdown, organizers of last year’s Consumer Electronics Show warned attendees that they might see some changes to programming. That shutdown was the byproduct of typical partisan wrangling. Fast-forward to 2020 […] The post Let’s Get Digital: Consumer Electronics Show Withdraws From the Real World for 2021 appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Google, Ces, Autos, Consumer Electronics Show, Trade Shows, News Blog, Coronavirus


Traveloka tops up with $250M amid the coronavirus crisis

Indonesia-based online travel portal, Traveloka, has picked up $250M in fresh funding to beef up its coronavirus-battered balance sheet. The travel aggregator dubs the capital injection a “strong vote of confidence” in its strategy to adjust to what it couches as a ‘new normal’ for travel by retooling its focus on domestic and short hop excursions and activities. The funding round is led by an unnamed global financial institution. Traveloka also says “some” existing investors also participate...
Tags: Travel, Startups, Asia, Indonesia, Tech, Thailand, Malaysia, Tourism, Vietnam, Travel Industry, Expedia, Staycation, Traveloka, Recent Funding, Willson Cuaca, Coronavirus



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