Tech Firms Support Huawei Restriction, Balk at Cost | Government

By John K. Higgins Oct 22, 2020 5:00 AM PT The U.S. government’s policy to restrict federal agency exposure to products and services associated with Huawei Technologies and other China-based companies has gained the support of the U.S. information technology industry. However, a wide swath of U.S. companies, including those in the IT sector, registered […]


The WFH Evolution of the Home Office | Trends

More people than ever now work from home as a result of the pandemic, and this shift has necessitated a rethinking of how home offices are designed and furnished. The E-Commerce Times checked in with providers of workspace furniture and accessories for insights on how the adaptation to WFH has affected home office setups. “It […]


G Suite Rebranded as Google Workplace | Cloud Computing

Google on Tuesday announced its rebranding of G Suite as Google Workplace, along with its newly integrated desktop environment that is designed for enhanced collaboration and communications, marking its latest bid to challenge Microsoft 365. Google Cloud officials said the Workspace environment will create a new user experience that integrates meetings, docs, messaging and tasks, […]


Supply and Demand: A Moving Target for E-Tail Marketers | Marketing

By Jack M. Germain Oct 1, 2020 9:47 AM PT Marketers estimate that 61 percent of students started the new school year where they ended last school year — remotely. So why are retailers still featuring traditional school supplies online, offering discounts and promotions retroactively, rather than using real-time data to inform decisions? That school […]


New Service Relays Customer Texts to In-Store Phone Lines | SMB

By Jack M. Germain Sep 29, 2020 5:11 AM PT Toronto-based telecom company Unite Communications in July launched a subsidiary company called TextMeAnywhere to help retailers manage customer curbside pickup and other customer contact services during COVID-19 and beyond. The new service uses a proprietary web application that transforms a business landline, VoIP, or toll-free […]

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