Disrupting the disruptors: how Covid-19 will shake up Airbnb | Technology

Airbnb was built on the premise of bringing the world closer together. Tourists could travel like locals, while locals could cash in on their desirable neighbourhood properties by letting those visitors in. Last year the company was estimated to be worth more than US$30bn. It is scheduled to go public Continue Reading

IRDAI approves multiple proposals under the Regulatory Sandbox- Tempemail

The second tranche of proposals on launching policies under the regulatory sandbox were received by IRDAI from Non-Life, Life and Intermediaries. They made their recommendations to the Authority Read Article The second tranche of proposals on launching policies under the regulatory sandbox were received by IRDAI from Non-Life, Life and Continue Reading

Gartner Says Growth Companies Are More Actively Collecting Customer Experience Data Than Nongrowth Companies- Tempemail

Read Article Companies that have seen a positive revenue growth collect more customer experience (CX) data than nongrowth companies, according to a recent survey by Gartner, Inc. The survey found that nearly 80% of growth organizations use customer surveys to collect CX data, compared with just 58% of nongrowth organizations. Continue Reading

Adobe’s Digital Economy Index: COVID-19 Drives Surge in eCommerce- Tempemail

Read Article Adobe unveiled the Adobe Digital Economy Index, the first real-time barometer of the digital economy, which analyzes trillions of online transactions across 100 million product SKUs in 18 product categories. Growing at a faster pace than the economy as a whole, the digital economy has never been more Continue Reading

Limelight Networks adds new serverless computing capability- Tempemail

Read Article Now developers can easily deploy their code across Limelight’s global edge platform with EdgeFunctions, a new distributed serverless computing capability. After extensive development and completion of its alpha testing program, Limelight Networks, Inc. announced that EdgeFunctions is in field trials with several customers with planned general availability in Q2. Continue Reading

Dayananda Sagar University establishes AIC-DSU InnovationLab- Tempemail

Read Article To promote the culture of innovation and entrepreneurial spirit among students and researchers, Dayanand Sagar University in association with Atal Innovation Mission and NITI Aayog has established the Atal Incubation Centre-Dayanand Sagar University (AIC-DSU) Foundation in Bengaluru. The AIC-DSU is primarily established to bring in a problem-solving culture Continue Reading

YouTube to suppress content spreading coronavirus 5G conspiracy theory | World news- Tempemail

YouTube will reduce the amount of content spreading conspiracy theories about links between 5G and coronavirus that it recommends to users and actively remove videos that breaches its policies, the company has said. But content that is simply conspiratorial about 5G mobile communications networks, without mentioning coronavirus, is still allowed Continue Reading

In lockdown, parents are mastering the art of the meme. What could go wrong? | Eleanor Margolis | Opinion- Tempemail

My dad’s latest contribution to the family WhatsApp group was a meme. One that he’d forwarded, possibly from another dad. It’s an illustration of Winnie the Pooh and Piglet, walking side by side, with the caption: “Back the fuck up Piglet.” It’s not that the global pandemic has caused my Continue Reading

Zoom meetings weakly encrypted and get keys from China – Security- Tempemail

Technical analysis of how the very popular video conferencing app encrypts meeting data has found significant weaknesses and dubious practices, leading researchers to warn governments and others who need confidentiality to be protected not to use the software. Bill Marczak and John Scott-Railton of the University of Toronto’s The Citizen Continue Reading