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Lantern's user base grew 450% in the pandemic, and it's since closed a $1.4 million seed raise. Most new sign-ups were between the ages of 25 and 45.

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An App Originally Created For Conflict Zones Pivoted to Promote Social Distancing. Its Founder Shares How He Grew it to 100,000 Downloads in 3 Months

Alex Barnes, 33, had an app prototype ready when COVID-19 hit. His tech team quickly reworked it to take advantage of the new normal.

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Experts Predict Virtual Meetings Could Replace In-Person Interactions - and Whether They'll Foster Better Work Dynamics

AI and VR can create more immersive and realistic interactions, and research suggests they create psychological distance that some employees prefer.

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The Rise of Rental-Friendly Decor

Rental-friendly decor is on the rise as more people spend time at home. Business owners and interior designers describe the opportunities in temporary homeware.

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The Loneliness Economy

Companies and entrepreneurs see a spike in interest for rent-a-friend services, chatbots, and online communities that target feelings of isolation.

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