Deskless workers have seen their jobs change since the pandemic began

Pre-screening, AI and digital tools mean that service providers can be more cautious about doing in-person work. TechRepublic’s Karen Roby spoke with Ashish Joshi, CEO of goDeskless, an app for deskless workers, about how the pandemic has changed the way deskless workers handle field calls. The following is an edited transcript of their conversation. SEE: TechRepublic Premium editorial calendar: IT policies, checklists, toolkits, and research for download (TechRepublic Premium) More about artificial intelligence Karen Roby: The global workforce, of course, shifted to a remote setup virtually overnight, taking many companies…

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Reliance Jio Launch Highlights | Technology News

Reliance Industries’ annual general meeting (AGM) will start at 11 am. The company’s chairman Mukesh Ambani is expected to talk about its biggest launch this year – Reliance Jio. This is the company’s big push in the telecom sector, with Jio betting big on its 4G services. (Also see: How to Get a Reliance Jio SIM for Free) We don’t expect to see the company announce the commercial launch of Jio 4G services just yet, but Reliance Jio officials have hinted that it’s going to be an important announcement. The…

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