5 Signs Big Tech Has Benefited From the Pandemic So Far

While the overall economy sputtered, giants like Facebook, Amazon gained more users and raked in more revenue

The recent reports about quarterly financial performance has provided investors a first look at how the coronavirus pandemic has helped giants like Netflix, Facebook and Amazon.

Earnings season offers plenty to talk about in the tech world, even during a “normal” year. But this isn’t a normal year. With companies sharing their April-through-June performances — representing Q2 for most firms one overarching theme has emerged: Big Tech looks to have only benefited from the pandemic.

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Sean Burch

Sean Burch

Tech reporter • sean.burch@thewrap.com • @SeanB44  

Samson Amore

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