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Coronavirus: Fujitsu announces permanent work-from-home plan

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The programme will offer "unprecedented flexibility" to 80,000 workers in Japan, says Fujitsu.

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Coronavirus: Fujitsu announces permanent work-from-home plan

Coronavirus: Fujitsu announces permanent work-from-home plan

The programme will offer "unprecedented flexibility" to 80,000 workers in Japan, says Fujitsu.

Twitter has made working from home mandatory for all employees

Twitter has made working from home mandatory for all employees

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Social media giants warn of AI content moderation errors, as employees sent home

Social media giants warn of AI content moderation errors, as employees sent home

AI and automated tools are now set to be the sole protectors of social media content, with Facebook warning that “we may see some longer response times and make more mistakes as a result."

Social media giants warn of AI moderation errors as coronavirus empties offices

Social media giants warn of AI moderation errors as coronavirus empties offices

Alphabet Inc's YouTube, Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc warned on Monday that ...

Swiss Court Rules in Favor of Requiring Companies to Help Pay Rent for Employees Forced to Work From Home

Swiss Court Rules in Favor of Requiring Companies to Help Pay Rent for Employees Forced to Work From Home

As the world deals with the global coronavirus pandemic a Swiss court has decided that employees who are forced to work from home should receive financial support from employers to help ...

Can We Just Work From Home Forever?

Can We Just Work From Home Forever?

We don’t really ever have to go back to “normal.” At the end of the day, more companies ought to follow Twitter’s lead, and allow their employees at least the option to continue working ...

Facebook Contractors Must Work in Offices During Coronavirus Pandemic — While Staff Stay Home

Facebook Contractors Must Work in Offices During Coronavirus Pandemic — While Staff Stay Home

Moderators and others employed through vendors like Accenture and Wipro are complaining about health conditions at Facebook offices in Austin, Texas and Mountain View, California.

Silicon Valley Was First to Send Workers Home. It's Been Messy.

Silicon Valley Was First to Send Workers Home. It's Been Messy.

Silicon Valley is a week ahead of the rest of the country in conducting a real-time experiment into whether it is possible to operate a fully remote workforce in the age of the coronavirus. ...

Silicon Valley Rethinks the (Home) Office

Silicon Valley Rethinks the (Home) Office

Some tech companies are adjusting to the pandemic with new WFH perks and even letting employees ditch their commutes forever.

Social Media for Scientists: Extending Your Digital Footprint

Social Media for Scientists: Extending Your Digital Footprint

Webinar speaker: Sree Sreenivasan is the inaugural Marshall R. Loeb Visiting Professor of Digital Innovation at Stony Brook University School of Journalism, named for the legendary editor ...

All the reasons your boss should let you work from anywhere

All the reasons your boss should let you work from anywhere

It’s a fantasy for most workers. But a recent study suggests more employers ought to try it.