Velchamy Sankarlingam, president of product and engineering, Zoom, sheds light on how the platform has evolved over the past two years and what lies ahead as the world moves towards more hybrid ways of living and working.
P&O Ferries is one of the UK's leading ferry companies and carries over 10 million passengers a year. However, its demand slumped in the pandemic.
The latest round of layoffs have reportedly started, with an employee telling TechCrunch that affected workers have started receiving severance money through the company’s payroll app with no communication from Better.com executives.
For most of 2021, Indian-origin Vishal Garg’s Better.com was hiring actively in the United States and in India.
Better.com CEO Vishal Garg laid off 900 employees in a single Zoom call in December 2021.
Vishal Garg had apologised for his manner of handling layoffs at Better.com after a video of him firing 900 people via a Zoom call went viral on social media
WhatsApp, Telegram and Snapchat were popular as well
The Merchant Payments Alliance of India (MPAI) and the Alliance of Digital India Foundation (ADIF) have written to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) expressing concerns that a disruption in digital payments could lead to loss of revenue to the tune of 20% to 40% for digital businesses.
Anand Mahindra, who joined hundreds of others in slamming Better.com CEO Vishal Garg, had some strong words for the manner in which he carried out the layoffs.
Anand Mahindra retweeted several people replying to his question, with most of them slamming Better.com's Vishal Garg for his actions.
Vishal Garg, who has come under intense criticism after SoftBank-backed Better.com laid off about 9% of its workforce through the video call, said he had "bl.
Vishal Garg said 15 per cent of employees of the New York-headquartered Better.com have lost their jobs as part of the lay-offs.
Five9 presented an attractive means to bring to customers an integrated contact center offering, Zoom CEO Eric Yuan said on Thursday.
A new study indicates that with too much webcam use, people are increasingly dissatisfied with how they look and it’s giving rise to body image issues.
According to the company the feature will help children stay attentive during classes
Five9 will become an operating unit of Zoom and its chief executive, Rowan Trollope, will become a president of Zoom and stay on as chief of the unit after the deal, which is expected to close in the first half of 2022, it said in a statement.
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Zoom has seen its free user base grow about 60 times in India compared to 30 worldwide in the last year. Education and healthcare will remain areas of focus for the video-conferencing app in India, where it plans to step up hiring as well, says Sankaralingam.
Zoom fatigue or not, it is an app that is here to stay, with the video communication app betting big on India as it seeks to work in the government, education and healthcare space. Zoom has already set up an engineering centre and is looking to hire big. Listen in to Velchamy Sankarlingam, President of Engineering and Product, Zoom in conversation with Moneycontrol's Swathi Moorthy.
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Since last year, the video conferencing platform had emerged as a leading virtual meeting platform as millions were forced into self-isolation due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Outage tracking website Downdetector.com showed nearly 2,000 incidents of people reporting issues with Zoom at its peak at 9 am ET on March 3.
Gorbachev has been in quarantine in hospital for months as a precaution during the coronavirus pandemic, and will host a virtual party with close friends and staff from his foundation, Gorbachev's spokesman Vladimir Polyakov said.
Spending hours stuck in video calls can be mentally and physically draining
He said the app, which enjoyed a runaway jump in valuations after the pandemic, will continue to be relevant for its users as the world switches to a hybrid mode of working, which entails dividing time between home and offices.