SINGAPORE (Apr 17): From San Francisco to Sydney and Singapore, the commute for office workers these days is from the bedroom to wherever they can use their laptop. Companies, governments and schools around the world have sent employees and students home to prevent infections and to work or study in the largest work-from-home experiment in history as the coronavirus pandemic enters its fourth month. The main enabler of work-from-home and stay-at-home trend is Zoom Video Communications, a videoconferencing software firm whose daily active user base ballooned over 20-fold from 10 million in December to over 200 million in late March. Viral adoption has turned Zoom into a verb, so these days we Zoom someone just like we Google something.

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