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Government eases tech sector guidelines to facilitate work from home

06 Nov 2020

Government eases tech sector guidelines to facilitate work from home

The government has simplified guidelines to facilitate permanent Work from Home and Work from Anywhere initiatives for the technology industry.

Amazon employees can work from home until June 2021

21 Oct 2020

Amazon employees can work from home until June 2021

Amazon has allowed its employees who can work from home to continue doing so until June 2021. The guidance is applicable for staff members around the world.

Microsoft is giving its employees permanent 'work from home' option

09 Oct 2020

Microsoft is giving its employees permanent 'work from home' option

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Microsoft has announced the plan to give its employees an option to work from home permanently.

Slack is testing 'Video Stories' and many more features

08 Oct 2020

Slack is testing 'Video Stories' and many more features

After almost every mainstream social media service on the block, even work-focused companies are jumping on the bandwagon of 'Stories'.

Soon, Microsoft Teams will offer a 'virtual commute' experience

30 Sep 2020

Soon, Microsoft Teams will offer a 'virtual commute' experience

From Together Mode to Breakout Rooms, Microsoft has announced some pretty unique features for its Teams work collaboration platform.

Technology companies may cut salaries for leaving Bay Area

13 Sep 2020

Technology companies may cut salaries for leaving Bay Area

In light of COVID-19, many Silicon Valley companies have started offering permanent work from home option.

#HealthBytes: 7 different DIY face packs for the week

04 Sep 2020

#HealthBytes: 7 different DIY face packs for the week

Since staying at home is the norm of this pandemic, why not make it a little interesting!

How to set up an effective 'Work from Home' office

21 Aug 2020

How to set up an effective 'Work from Home' office

Whether we like it or not, Work from Home is now our new normal. Our laptops, or PCs have become our portal to work life.

Government extends 'Work from Home' for IT firms till 2020-end

22 Jul 2020

Government extends 'Work from Home' for IT firms till 2020-end

With rising coronavirus cases overwhelming the medical infrastructure, the government has, once again, decided to relax remote working norms for IT companies and BPOs.

Work from home: The new reality of the 'post-coronavirus world'

31 May 2020

Work from home: The new reality of the 'post-coronavirus world'

In the new "upside-down" world, masks and gloves have replaced hugs and handshakes. Courtesy coronavirus, there's uncertainty, fear, anxiety, and most importantly distancing.

Twitter allows employees to work from home 'forever'

13 May 2020

Twitter allows employees to work from home 'forever'

As the novel coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc around the world, Twitter is moving to let its employees work from home 'forever'.

Five ways to efficiently work from home

27 Apr 2020

Five ways to efficiently work from home

Following the nationwide lockdown in India due to the pandemic, most companies are operating virtually with their employees working from home.

How the coronavirus pandemic is affecting Japan's workforce?

03 Apr 2020

How the coronavirus pandemic is affecting Japan's workforce?

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Japan has been facing backlash for its refusal to declare an emergency.

Coronavirus lockdown: MTNL offers double data on all broadband plans

24 Mar 2020

Coronavirus lockdown: MTNL offers double data on all broadband plans

In the wake of lockdown imposed in Delhi and Mumbai, state-run MTNL has announced to offer double data on all of its broadband plans, as it aims to encourage people to work from home.

Google employee in Bengaluru gets infected with coronavirus, work-from-home announced

13 Mar 2020

Google employee in Bengaluru gets infected with coronavirus, work-from-home announced

Tech giant Google on Thursday confirmed that one of its employees, working at the Bengaluru office, caught the coronavirus infection on his trip to Greece.

Vermont paying $10,000 to move there and work from home

01 Jun 2018

Vermont paying $10,000 to move there and work from home

If you're planning to move out of the hustle and bustle of big cities into somewhere quiet and scenic, you might be in luck.

Work from home: Working practices adopted by a digital generation

17 Jun 2017

Work from home: Working practices adopted by a digital generation

Automattic, the firm behind WordPress.com, is selling its beautiful 15,000 square-feet San Francisco office as its employees have simply stopped coming to work.