Plastic Surgeons See a 'Zoom Boom' Among Stay-Home Remote Workers During PandemicSince the coronavirus pandemic lockdowns began, the demand for plastic surgery has soared.
Zoom Removes Time Limits On Calls for the HolidaysThe video conferencing platform Zoom announced last week its removing the 40-minute time limits on its service during the holidays so users can interact with their families, free of charge, during the COVID-19 pandemic
Former Zoom Employee Accused Of Censoring Tiananmen Square Video Meetings For Chinese GovernmentA former employee of San Jose-based Zoom is wanted by the FBI for his alleged participation in a scheme to censor meetings on behalf of the Chinese government.
COVID In Silicon Valley: How the Pandemic Powered San Jose-Based Zoom to Worldwide Infrastructure MainstayZoom built a profitable business focusing on large, enterprise customers with an easy-to-use teleconferencing system. It wasn't designed to become the worldwide default for remote communication but pandemic-driven demand forced the Silicon Valley company to retool with lightning speed.
Zoom To Lift 40 Minute Time Limit For Free Meetings On ThanksgivingZoom announced it will lift its timed meeting limit on Thanksgiving so "your family gatherings don't get cut short."
Los Gatos Teacher Accused Of Inappropriate Zoom Calls With Kids, Arrested For Lewd ActsA teacher in Los Gatos was arrested Thursday after two students reported uncomfortable Zoom interactions with him, leading to an investigation that discovered evidence of "a plethora of behavior indicative of a pedophile," according to authorities.
San Jose-Based Zoom Rides Pandemic To Continuing Explosive GrowthA surge in paying customers enabled Zoom to hail another quarter of explosive growth, deepening its integral role in life during the pandemic.
West Contra Costa Unified To Continue Online Learning When School Resumes In AugustThe West Contra Costa Unified School District will continue educating students exclusively online when classes resume Aug. 17 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Zoom Responds To Privacy Backlash, Giving All Users End-To-End EncryptionThe hugely popular video conferencing platform will begin rolling out end-to-end encryption to all its users next month.
Zoom Now Worth More Than Nearly 85% Of The S&P 500 StocksZoom Video Communications of San Jose has arguably been the biggest beneficiary of the remote work and virtual home schooling reality.
Zoom's Revenue Soars 169% As People Flock To Service During Coronavirus PandemicZoom, based in San Jose, said Tuesday that its revenue skyrocketed 169% from the prior year to $328 million for the three months ending in April.