Category: Remote

As remote work booms, Everphone grabs ~$40M for its ‘device as a service’ offer
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As remote work booms, Everphone grabs ~$40M for its ‘device as a service’ offer

The latest startup to see an uplift in inbound interest flowing from the remote work boom triggered by the coronavirus pandemic is Berlin-based Everphone, which sells a ‘mobile as a service’ device rental package that caters to businesses needing to kit staff out with mobile hardware plus associated support. Everphone is announcing a €34 million…

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The FAA proposes remote ID technology for drones
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The FAA proposes remote ID technology for drones

The Federal Aviation Administration this week issued proposed rules for the remote identification of drones in the U.S. The “next exciting step in safe drone integration” (their words) aims to offer a kind of license plate analog to identify the some 1.5 million drones currently registered with the governmental body. The document is currently available…

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TriNet sent remote workers an email that some thought was a phishing attack
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TriNet sent remote workers an email that some thought was a phishing attack

It was the one of the best phishing emails we’ve seen… that wasn’t. Phishing remains one of the most popular attack choices for scammers. Phishing emails are designed to impersonate companies or executives to trick users into turning over sensitive information, typically usernames and passwords, so that scammers can log into online services and steal…

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Roku puts a remote on your wrist with new Apple Watch app
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Roku puts a remote on your wrist with new Apple Watch app

The Roku remote is coming to your wrist. The company announced today the launch of an Apple Watch app that lets you control your Roku device, including Roku media players and select Roku TVs, with a tap — just like the Roku mobile app, but sized for your wrist. Considered the limited screen real estate,…

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Steam ‘Remote Play’ Genius Cuts Deep in Another Blow to Epic Store
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Steam ‘Remote Play’ Genius Cuts Deep in Another Blow to Epic Store

Valve’s storefront Steam has launched the beta phase of its Remote Play Together feature, striking a further blow to the Epic Games Store’s ambitions of prying the top dog spot from the established digital retailer. Steam’s New Online Local Multiplayer Feature Remote Play Together allows friends to jump into local multiplayer sessions together over the…

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