Work.com aims to be the command center from everything to protective equipment to contact tracing to response management. In many ways, Work.com will take Salesforce into new areas and be able to leverage everything from MuleSoft to Tableau to Salesforce's clouds. … [Read more...] about Salesforce CEO Benioff: ‘In a moment of crisis, you need to invest through it’
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The Financial Times on Tuesday reported Amazon was also in advanced talks to purchase the self-driving car company Zoox, which was valued at $3.2 billion two years ago. Meanwhile, Facebook in March announced its largest international investment yet, purchasing a $5.7 billion stake in the juggernaut Indian telecoms operator Reliance Jio. … [Read more...] about Big Tech goes on pandemic M&A spree despite political backlash
It’s unclear exactly how widespread the outage was or how much it may have affected Amazon’s other products and services, but some users did report problems with AWS and Prime Video on Downdetector at around the same time Amazon.com was experiencing issues. … [Read more...] about Amazon.com was briefly down for many in the US
Innovation Got an idea for dealing with COVID-19? A Taiwanese supercomputer could help Robots must teach humans about love, says world's most famous robot Best video conferencing software for business: Microsoft Teams plus eight more Zoom alternatives How air travel will change in the 2030s (ZDNet YouTube) See how AI is changing the world around us (CNET) AI in 2020: How use cases will drive artificial intelligence deployments (TechRepublic) … [Read more...] about Contact-tracing app could be ready in two to three weeks
Despite the delays, therefore, one would expect the communications campaign for the NHSX's contact-tracing app to have gone all out. In Australia, after all, even McDonald's and Hungry Jacks pushed notifications to their users encouraging them to download the government's Covidsafe app. But instead, the NHSX app seems to have gone off the radar for the past month or so; in fact, the latest official update on the organization's blog dates back to 8 May. … [Read more...] about Contact-tracing app: How much difference will it really make?