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Amazon has adjusted its return-to-work plans for company workers, issuing new steerage on Thursday that may permit for a mixture of distant and in-person work. … Learn Extra
Amazon units corresponding to Ring cameras and Echo audio system will mechanically opt-in to Amazon Sidewalk beginning Tuesday, elevating considerations from some privateness specialists and politicians. … Learn Extra
Personal fairness corporations Bain Capital and Crosspoint Capital will purchase cybersecurity startup ExtraHop for $900 million. … Learn Extra
When Leafly and Headset co-founder Cy Scott heard the information about Amazon stress-free its marijuana testing requirements for job candidates whereas backing federal legalization efforts, two ideas instantly got here to thoughts: Amazon wants folks. … Learn Extra
Gert Drapers and Omri Gazitt have greater than six many years of expertise working in engineering and product management roles at firms together with Microsoft, HP Cloud, Puppet, and Hulu. … Learn Extra
Seattle-based Tableau Software program is not an impartial publicly traded firm, nevertheless it’s again below the watchful eyes of Wall Road for a unique motive. … Learn Extra
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos says he and his brother Mark will fly to house subsequent month on the primary crewed flight of his house enterprise’s suborbital spaceship. … Learn Extra
Would Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson attempt to steal a march on Blue Origin (and Amazon) founder Jeff Bezos when it comes right down to which billionaire flies first on their very own suborbital spaceship? … Learn Extra
Remitly goes public. The cell remittance firm stated Wednesday it confidentially submitted a draft registration assertion with the SEC for its proposed IPO. … Learn Extra