Okta Welcomes Alvina Antar as Chief Information Officer

Noble Horvath

Former Zuora CIO joins identity leader to further its vision to enable any organization to use any technology

Okta, Inc. (NASDAQ:OKTA), the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, today announced the appointment of Alvina Antar as Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer. As an IT leader, Antar brings more than 20 years experience at high-performing IT organizations at both Fortune 50 companies and high-growth startups. At Okta, Antar will report directly to Hector Aguilar, Okta’s President of Technology, and will be responsible for enabling seamless experiences for Okta customers and employees.

Antar is known as the “Subscription Economy CIO” from her years of experience enabling digital enterprises to thrive with recurring revenue business models. As Zuora’s first CIO, Antar built the company’s IT department into a leading modern-day Business Technology organization, led through a successful IPO in 2018, and saw the company’s revenue grow from $30 million to

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COVID-19: Global Computer Accessories Market 2020-2024 | Growing Popularity Of E-sports to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

Noble Horvath

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Technavio has been monitoring the global computer accessories market and it is poised to grow by USD 2.86 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 6% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied. While a few industries will register a drop in demand, numerous others will continue to remain unscathed and show promising growth opportunities. Technavio’s in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19 analysis. We offer $1000 worth of FREE customization

The market is concentrated, and the degree of concentration will accelerate during the forecast period. AZIO Corp., HP Inc., Logitech International SA, Microsoft Corp.,

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Man’s ‘unsettling’ food video leaves TikTok dumbfounded: ‘What in the world?’

Noble Horvath

Some videos are just so unbelievable, they really can’t come with an explanation.

TikTok user Liam Donafee didn’t offer one. When he shared his now-viral video on Aug. 2, he left out a caption, or any words explaining what his clip meant.

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Instead, he let his actions do the talking. In the clip, Donafee can be seen bathing in a tub full of hot dogs — while fully clothed and even wearing shoes (which aren’t even matching).

TikTok users were more than a little confused by Donafee’s actions, calling his video “unsettling” and “uncomfortable.”

“How do you delete someone else’s video,” one user asked.

“Are you OK?” another asked.

“I don’t think I can explain how much I hate this,” another added.

“What in the world?” another wrote.

It’s unclear why Donafee sacrificed his clothes — and several

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The best crowdfunding campaigns to check out in September 2020

Noble Horvath

Crowdfunding is a really cool way for innovative products to see the light of day, without the restrictions placed on in-house development at large companies. It’s also a great place to check out video games from small studios, movies, and even campaigns for social good.

With all of those campaigns competing for your attention, it can be tricky to find ones based on your interests. Let KnowTechie do all the hard work for you, with our picks of the crop for September.

Check out these 10 awesome crowdfunding campaigns this month

So… with how many crowdfunding campaigns there are out there, how do you choose what to back? Well, I use a combination of checking out their campaign page, looking to see if any of the comments on their prior campaigns show dissatisfied backers, and also companies I’ve already had successful pledge fulfillment from.

I also tend to stick to

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