Zoom wants to partner with, not defeat, Slack and Microsoft

Business / Corporate Oct 15, 2020

Zoom wants to partner with, not defeat, Slack and Microsoft

Zoom Video Communications Inc. Chief Executive Officer Eric Yuan said the company will do a better job integrating office chatroom products from Slack Technologies Inc. and Microsoft Corp., betting that cooperation is better than competition for the software-maker’s growth. "Chat is a very important functionality ...

Microsoft to let employees work from home permanently, report says

Business Oct 10, 2020

Microsoft to let employees work from home permanently, report says

Software giant Microsoft will let employees work from home permanently if they choose to, U.S. media reported Friday, becoming the latest employer to expand work-from-home provisions prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic. U.S. tech news website The Verge said most Microsoft employees are still at home ...