Day: March 27, 2021

Flexible work is here to stay but…

Research shows that flexible work is here to stay, but businesses need to re-examine their structure, culture, policies and technology or risk employees finding opportunities elsewhere. Source: http://www.bit.com.au/guide/flexible-work-is-here-to-stay-but-do-business-leaders-trust-employees-to-wfh-562654?utm_source=feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=Business+IT+

Report: Southeast Asian tech startups raised $8.2B in 2020, down 3.5% YoY, compared to a 31% drop in India and 38% in Africa; Indonesia drew 70% of the capital (Yoolim Lee/Bloomberg)

Yoolim Lee / Bloomberg:Report: Southeast Asian tech startups raised $8.2B in 2020, down 3.5% YoY, compared to a 31% drop in India and 38% in Africa; Indonesia drew 70% of the capital  —  – Fundraising remained at 2019 levels even as pandemic raged  — Indonesian startups drew 70% of region’s investments last year Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210327/p4#a210327p4

Artists are tapping into NFT marketplaces, which could pay them thousands for their work, but are running into scams, environmental concerns, and crypto hype (Abby Ohlheiser/MIT Technology Review)

Abby Ohlheiser / MIT Technology Review:Artists are tapping into NFT marketplaces, which could pay them thousands for their work, but are running into scams, environmental concerns, and crypto hype  —  Artists are jumping into a market that will pay thousands for their work.  But they’re running into scams, environmental concerns, and crypto hype. Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210327/p2#a210327p2