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Apple to Run Virtual 'Today at Apple' Art Sessions for Chicago Students

Apple will host free online art sessions for high school students in Chicago next week as part of its continuing "Today at Apple" virtual event series. Titled Sentrock's Summer Studio, the online sessions take place on July 27 through July 31, and feature some of Chicago's "most influential creators," including Sentrock, Hailey M Losselyong, Norma Ojeda, Nikko Washington and Lizz Ortiz. Calling all Chicagoland high school students! From July 27–31, join Sentrock Studio and Young Chicago Auth...
Tags: Apple, Chicago, Chicagoland, WebEx, Young Chicago Authors, Today at Apple, Sentrock Hailey, Losselyong Norma Ojeda Nikko Washington, Lizz Ortiz, Sentrock Studio and Young Chicago Authors


Trump's recent freeze on work visas horrified the tech industry. 16 top leaders who came to the US from around the world speak out on why they think it will 'make America less competitive'

President Trump's decision to suspend key immigrant work visas has been severely criticized by many in the US tech industry, which has long relied on foreign talent. Venture capitalists, founders, and CEOs who are immigrants themselves shared their frustrations with the Trump order with Business Insider. One of them, Togo-born F5 Networks CEO Francois Lo coh Donou, who grew up in France, told Business Insider that the executive order "sends the signal to highly-skilled immigrants around the wo...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Verizon, Hong Kong, UK, Microsoft, Yahoo, Bali, California, Mexico, France, China, India, US, America, Trends


16 top tech leaders who came to the US from around the world explain their forceful opposition to Trump's freeze on immigrant work visas: 'It's only going to make America less competitive'

President Trump's decision to suspend key immigrant work visas has been severely criticized by many in the US tech industry, which has long relied on foreign talent. Venture capitalists, founders, and CEOs who are immigrants themselves shared their frustrations with the Trump order with Business Insider. One of them, Togo-born F5 Networks CEO Francois Lo coh Donou, who grew up in France, told Business Insider that the executive order "sends the signal to highly-skilled immigrants around the wo...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Verizon, Hong Kong, UK, Microsoft, Yahoo, Bali, California, Mexico, France, China, India, US, America, Trends


Meet the 7 Cisco power players helping CEO Chuck Robbins steer the company through the coronavirus crisis and thrive in the cloud era (CSCO)

Cisco has reeled from the effects of the economic downturn, although it has also benefitted from stronger demand for networking and videoconferencing technology due to the sudden rise of the remote workforce. The Silicon Valley giant is also adapting to new enterprise trends, led by the cloud and software-defined networking. Cisco has recently reorganized its top leadership, building a team backing CEO Chuck Robbins that is also "changing the narrative around Cisco," IDC President Crawford Del...
Tags: Asia, Japan, Samsung, Trends, Cisco, Asia Pacific, Ibm, Silicon Valley, Salesforce, Idc, Robbins, Business Insider, Meraki, Jonathan, Martinez, Townsend


After JioMeet, Airtel too aspires to enter videoconferencing market: Reports

After JioMeet’s enterprise version soft-launched last week for free, Airtel seems to have decided to join the highly competitive video conferencing market. Reports in the Economic Times and Mint quote sources in Airtel that say that the company will soon launch a competitor to services like JioMeet and Zoom. We have reached out to Airtel for a comment. Strangely enough, Airtel is a reseller for other videoconferencing services already — under some business plans, the telco bundles subscriptions ...
Tags: Travel, Google, News, Voip, India, Cisco, Telecom, Airtel, Bangalore, Zoom, Economic Times, WebEx, Tata Communications, Google Meet, Cisco Google, Cisco WebEx


Zoom just hired a new security chief. Meet Zoom's 12 power players helping CEO Eric Yuan navigate the product's skyrocketing growth (ZM)

We've identified 12 executives that are leading Zoom behind the scenes and helping CEO Eric Yuan tackle its newfound popularity and future. Zoom has seen massive growth over the last few months, reporting 169% revenue growth in the first quarter, and although usage peaked at 300 million free and paid meeting participants in April, its still seeing higher-than-normal levels of usage. Along with its new popularity, Zoom has faced several privacy and security issues that prompted it to launch a 9...
Tags: Microsoft, China, Trends, Cisco, Department Of Defense, Salesforce, Yuan, Oldham, Vmware, Keybase, Zoom, Lee, PHOENIX Arizona, Pepsi, Bawa, Jason Lee


Codefresh just raised $27 million to help developers release code faster for apps that run on the Google-born cloud computing project Kubernetes

On Monday, the startup Codefresh announced a $27 million funding round led by Red Dot Capital Partners, with participation from Shasta Ventures and other existing investors. Codefresh builds a continuous integration and continuous delivery platform, meaning it helps developers release code faster and more often. Codefresh is specially built for cloud software like Kubernetes, a popular open source cloud computing project created at Google. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. E...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Israel, Trends, Hp, Mercury, Kubernetes, Shasta Ventures, Bessemer, Openshift, Roth, Jenkins, Mountain View California, WebEx, Eric Yuan


How to Stay Financially Afloat During the Coronavirus Pandemic

By Brian Kantor If you’ve found yourself furloughed or unemployed due to COVID-19, or if your startup, small business, or side hustle trajectory has taken a harsh 180 in this new stay-at-home economy, this article is for you. As the founder of Pour My Party, I am always interacting with current and potential vendors and partners as I work to grow our business. Not surprisingly, I’ve gotten tons of messages and bounce backs alerting me that my contact is no longer there or has been temporarily re...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Personal Finance, Facebook, California, New York City, Sales, Economy, Brooklyn, United States, Brian, Career Advice, Freelance, Cnbc, New Job, Upwork


Zoom founder and CEO Eric Yuan will speak at Disrupt 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has bruised and battered many technology startups, but it has also boosted a small few. One such company is Zoom, which has shouldered the task of keeping us connected to one another in the midst of remote work and social distancing. So, of course, we’re absolutely thrilled to have the chance to chat with Zoom founder and CEO Eric Yuan at Disrupt 2020 online. Yuan moved to Silicon Valley in 1997 after being rejected for a work visa nine times. He got a job at WebEx...
Tags: Google, Startups, TC, Enterprise, Tech, Cisco, Silicon Valley, Yuan, Zoom, WebEx, Eric Yuan, Disrupt 2020, Emergence Horizon Ventures, Digital Pro Passes


the new normal of remote work

“Working from home is not an option for every job, but there is clear evidence that it can have major advantages in the right applications and with the right workers. And as we show in this report it also can have a positive impact on the environment.” So concludes the June 2020 report, Technology at Work v5.0 — The New Normal of Remote Work, published by Citi Global Perspectives & Solutions [Disclosure: Citi is a current client]. The report has many contributors and is focused on what remote wo...
Tags: Travel, Work, Usa, Hillary Clinton, Middle East, Mitt Romney, Donald Trump, eLearning, Edcast, Citi, Trump, Gallop, AES, WebEx, Jane Fraser, ConnectedEnterprise


Meet the 7 Cisco power players helping CEO Chuck Robbins navigate the coronavirus crisis and thrive amid the rise of the cloud (CSCO)

Cisco has reeled from the effects of the economic downturn, although it has also benefitted from stronger demand for networking and videoconferencing technology due to the sudden rise of the remote workforce. The Silicon Valley giant is also adapting to new enterprise trends, led by the cloud and software-defined networking. Cisco has recently reorganized its top leadership, building a team backing CEO Chuck Robbins that is also "changing the narrative around Cisco," IDC President Crawford Del...
Tags: Asia, Japan, Samsung, Trends, Cisco, Asia Pacific, Ibm, Silicon Valley, Salesforce, Idc, Robbins, Business Insider, Meraki, Jonathan, Martinez, Townsend


Meet the 7 Cisco executives backing CEO Chuck Robbins as the tech giant navigates the COVID-19 crisis and the rise of the cloud (CSCO)

Cisco has reeled from the effects of the economic downturn, although it has also benefitted from stronger demand for networking and videoconferencing technology due to the sudden rise of the remote workforce. The Silicon Valley giant is also adapting to new enterprise trends, led by the cloud and software-defined networking. Cisco has recently reorganized its top leadership, building a team backing CEO Chuck Robbins that is also "changing the narrative around Cisco," IDC President Crawford Del...
Tags: Asia, Japan, Samsung, Trends, Cisco, Asia Pacific, Ibm, Silicon Valley, Salesforce, Idc, Robbins, Business Insider, Meraki, Jonathan, Martinez, Townsend


Apple Launches 'Apple Camp at Home' Experience for Kids

Apple won't be able to hold its traditional Apple Camp sessions for children this year as Apple Camp takes place in Apple retail stores, so the company has debuted a digital version instead. Apple Camp at home will provide kids aged 8-12 a series of digital programs focused on video, art, design, and coding. Apple plans to offer a self-guided activity book for kids to complete, along with live virtual sessions with Apple Store Creatives. Live sessions, which will be hosted over Webex, will ...
Tags: Apple, Apple Store, Apple Retail, WebEx, Apple Camp, Apple Camp Apple, Apple Launches Apple Camp


SecureX marks the spot: Cisco vows to make unified security control panel thingy generally available this month

And announces a bunch of other tweaks at today's virtual shindig Cisco Live Like pretty much all tech events at the moment, this year's Cisco Live conference was forced online by the coronavirus pandemic. Being a networking giant with Webex up its sleeve, this shift from physical to virtual should have been a cinch for Switchzilla.…
Tags: Cisco, Software, WebEx


Apple Shares Details on 1-on-1 Developer Labs and Design Awards, Releases New WWDC Messages Stickers

With the release of the updated Apple Developer app for iPhone, iPad, and Mac, Apple today released some additional details and resources for developers ahead of the digital WWDC event that's set to kick off on Monday, June 22. Along with the keynote that will take place at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time at Apple Park, Apple plans to hold a traditional Platforms State of the Union at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time to provide developers with an in-depth look at the new features in iOS/iPadOS 14, macOS 10.16,...
Tags: Apple, Wwdc, Mac Apple, Pacific Time, WebEx, Apple Park Apple


Meet Zoom's 11 power players helping CEO Eric Yuan navigate the product's skyrocketing growth (ZM)

We've identified 11 executives that are leading Zoom behind the scenes and helping CEO Eric Yuan tackle its newfound popularity and future. Zoom has seen massive growth over the last few months, reporting 169% revenue growth in the first quarter, and although usage peaked at 300 million free and paid meeting participants in April, its still seeing higher-than-normal levels of usage. Along with its new popularity, Zoom has faced several privacy and security issues that prompted it to launch a 9...
Tags: China, Trends, Cisco, Department Of Defense, Yuan, Oldham, Vmware, Keybase, Zoom, PHOENIX Arizona, Pepsi, Bawa, US Justice Department, WebEx, Blue Jeans Network, Krohn


More online tax settlement days set for LA, DC & Atlanta

Video conferencing is becoming more acceptable, even in IRS communications with some taxpayers. It's possible that a few good things might come from COVID-19. We might be able to adapt our infection precautions to post-pandemic processes that are more worker friendly and business efficient. Yes, I am talking about expanded use of technology. And yes, I mean beyond subscribing to every streaming service to fill your days while you were (or are) in isolation mode. The latest example comes f...
Tags: Taxes, California, Los Angeles, Atlanta, United States, Michigan, Detroit, Sam, South Carolina, Irs, North Georgia, Northern Virginia, Tax Court, LA DC, The IRS, WebEx


Colorado Ethics Commission Votes Unanimously to Hold Hickenlooper in Contempt for Ignoring Subpoena

Former Colorado governor and current Democratic Senate candidate John Hickenlooper skipped a remote hearing and ignored a subpoena by the state’s Independent Ethics Commission over his alleged violations of Colorado’s gift ban.When Hickenlooper did not appear at the virtual hearing — which suffered from technical difficulties — the commission voted unanimously to have the state attorney general’s office enforce the subpoena. After the vote, Ethics Commission chair Elizabeth Espinosa Krupa said t...
Tags: News, Colorado, Washington, Senate, Robin, Federal Election Commission, John Hickenlooper, Hickenlooper, Cory Gardner, WebEx, Ethics Commission, Melissa Miller, Michael Konopasek, Andrew Romanoff, Colorado Ethics Commission Votes Unanimously, Independent Ethics Commission


Zoom doubled its revenue guidance alongside its 'incredible' earnings beat, but some Wall Street analysts think that even that's too conservative. (ZM)

Zoom doubled its revenue target for the year on Tuesday while reporting a huge earnings beat in the first quarter, as it saw its usage and popularity skyrocket due to a coronavirus-related rise in remote work.  The company said that 30% of revenue in the quarter came from customers with 10 or fewer employees, who are more likely to drop off later in the year than large customers would be.  To account for that, Zoom says its guidance is actually conservative. Analysts agree, and say there is a ...
Tags: Microsoft, Trends, Salesforce, White, Zoom, Jmp, DA Davidson, WebEx, BTIG, Pat Walravens, Walravens, Nucleus Research, Trevor White, Rishi Jaluria, Jaluria, Matt Vanvliet


#588 How Modsy Brought Consumer Interior Design Online

Listen to “#588 How Shanna Tellerman Brought Consumer Interior Design Online with Modsy” on Spreaker.         On this episode of The Small Business Radio Show… SEGMENT 1, starting at 0:00: In one of the biggest shifts in consumer behaviors we have ever seen, companies are rushing to bring traditional offline businesses like interior design online. Here to help is Shanna Tellerman, founder and CEO of Modsy, who has done exactly this many years ago. Additionally, she speaks on a range of topics ...
Tags: Google, Technology, Small Business, Washington, Sales, Online Business, Communication, Starbucks, Kim, Seattle, Google Ventures, Skype, Radio Show, SMB, WebEx, IDG


Decrypted: iOS 13.5 jailbreak, FBI slams Apple, VCs talk cybersecurity

It was a busy week in security. Newly released documents shown exclusively to TechCrunch show that U.S. immigration authorities used a controversial cell phone snooping technology known as a “stingray” hundreds of times in the past three years. Also, if you haven’t updated your Android phone in a while, now would be a good time to check. That’s because a brand-new security vulnerability was found — and patched. The bug, if exploited, could let a malicious app trick a user into thinking they’re u...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Android, Security, Startups, Mobile, Privacy, Tech, Cisco, Smartphones, Data Breach, Encryption, Cryptography, Fbi, Cybercrime, Dark Web


Is Zoom the next Android or the next BlackBerry?

Gaurav Jain Contributor Share on Twitter Gaurav Jain is one of the founders of Afore Capital, a $124 million fund focused on pre-seed. He was also an early product manager for Android. More posts by this contributor The pre-seed diligence framework How To Be A VC Without Any Capital In business, there’s nothing so valuable as having the right product at the right time. Just ask Zoom, the hot...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Google, Android, Startups, Apps, Column, Video, Enterprise, Steve Jobs, Tech, Smartphones, Blackberry, Video Conferencing, Zoom, WebEx


Web traffic data shows the biggest winners and losers across 11 different industries during the pandemic: Interest in Chipotle soared while Gucci traffic sank

Alternative-data provider SimilarWeb, which tracks web traffic for millions of websites, lays out the numbers behind the coronavirus pandemic's impact on different industries. Winners include sporting-goods retailers and telehealth providers, while travel companies and luxury brands fell hard. Go inside the data that hedge funds use to make their big market bets. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The best version of alternative data gives a story more detail or a new perspec...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Nordstrom, New York, Ebay, US, Trends, Nike, Walmart, Bank Of America, Alibaba, Pizza Hut, Dominos, Dior, Hermès, Zillow


Slack CEO: Microsoft is 'Unhealthily Preoccupied With Killing Us'

Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield claimed earlier this month that Microsoft Teams isn't a competitor to Slack. In an interview with The Verge, Butterfield has revealed that, inside Slack, the company feels that "Microsoft is perhaps unhealthily preoccupied with killing us, and Teams is the vehicle to do that." From a report: Butterfield expands on why he thinks Microsoft is "unhealthily preoccupied" with Slack and compares Teams to more of a competitor to Zoom. Slack obviously has its own voice and ...
Tags: Microsoft, Tech, Cisco, Skype, Stewart Butterfield, Butterfield, WebEx


Hedge funds are using this web-traffic data to uncover hot investment ideas: From Uber Eats to Etsy, here's a look at the breakout stars of the pandemic across 11 industries

Alternative-data provider SimilarWeb, which tracks web traffic for millions of websites, lays out the numbers behind the coronavirus pandemic's impact on different industries. Winners include sporting-goods retailers and telehealth providers, while travel companies and luxury brands fell hard. Go inside the data that hedge funds use to make their big market bets. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The best version of alternative data gives a story more detail or a new perspec...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Nordstrom, New York, Etsy, Ebay, US, Trends, Nike, Walmart, Bank Of America, Alibaba, Pizza Hut, Dominos, Dior, Hermès


Extra Crunch Live: Join Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg for a live Q&A today at 2pm EDT/11am PDT

As the leader of a publicly traded corporation with 135,000 employees, Verizon Communications CEO Hans Vestberg has a unique perspective on the state of the world. When he appears today on Extra Crunch Live, our virtual speaker series for Extra Crunch members, we’ll ask him about this extraordinary moment in history and his plans for seeing the company through a black swan event that’s reshaping the global economy. The discussion starts at 2 p.m. EDT/11 a.m. PDT/9 p.m. GMT. You can find the f...
Tags: TC, Verizon, Enterprise, Media, Tech, Verizon Communications, Ericsson, 5g, Cto, WebEx, Hans Vestberg, Vestberg, Verizon Media, Extra Crunch, Extra Crunch Live, Global Networks


Extra Crunch Live: Join Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg for a live Q&A right now

As the leader of a publicly traded corporation with 135,000 employees, Verizon Communications CEO Hans Vestberg has a unique perspective on the state of the world. When he appears today on Extra Crunch Live, our virtual speaker series for Extra Crunch members, we’ll ask him about this extraordinary moment in history and his plans for seeing the company through a black swan event that’s reshaping the global economy. The discussion starts at 2 p.m. EDT/11 a.m. PDT/9 p.m. GMT. You can find the f...
Tags: TC, Verizon, Enterprise, Media, Tech, Verizon Communications, Ericsson, 5g, Cto, WebEx, Hans Vestberg, Vestberg, Verizon Media, Extra Crunch, Extra Crunch Live, Global Networks


Will the pandemic derail medical students’ career paths?

As I sit here and stare at my computer screen for the 11th hour today, my attention has drifted from my hypothetical study material to reality. Over the past two months, I’ve spent hours on WebEx lectures as opposed to learning from patients, hours on video lessons instead of casual chats with residents and attendings […] Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.
Tags: Health, Education, Infectious Disease, WebEx, Medical School, PA NP, CRNA, COVID-19 Coronavirus


How a sports-gear company created the first virtual trade show for the outdoor industry, where media personalities and influencers can connect with brands in a video-game-style simulation

Outdoor Retailer is the largest biannual trade show for the outdoor industry, but it had to cancel its summer exposition due to COVID-19. Gearmunk, a gear review platform, configured a virtual solution: the Thin Air Outdoor Media Show, which will run June 24 to June 26. It's being recognized as the first virtual trade show for the outdoor industry, however, the idea for it has been floating in Gearmunk leaders' minds for a while. Any type of content creator, whether blogger, YouTuber, or influ...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Trends, Patagonia, Vr, Google Cardboard, Boles, WebEx, OR, Oculus VR Inc, Thin Air, COVID, Gearmunk, Gearmunk Erik Boles, Salt Lake City Hell, McAfee Intel Boles


Right-Size Your Office For Collaboration And Productivity

by Leonard Callejo, Director of Online Marketing at Cisco Webex   Empty and underused office spaces are teeming with potential.   With so much real estate available, it’s an opportune time to experiment with an office space layout and right-size it with the features you need to build a collaborative office space — one that inspires workers to produce to their fullest potential. That could mean adhering to an open office plan, doubling down on meeting and breakout spaces for your smaller t...
Tags: Startups, Office, Cisco, Workplace Productivity, Online Marketing, Leonard, WebEx, Professionalisms, Cisco WebEx, Leonard Callejo, Right-sizing, Cisco Webex Empty