Globale

Apple and Google accelerate coronavirus contact tracing apps plan

Apple and Google accelerate coronavirus contact tracing apps plan In a "Frequently Asked Questions" document released by Apple, the tech giants explain how the tool, once enabled, will aid contract-tracing efforts and help authorities and governments around the world to combat the spread of Covid-19. Apple and Google will now provide data about Bluetooth power levels to better estimate how close two phones came to each other and for how long, letting authoriti... [Full Article...]

Spain eases lockdown measures amidst lower infection rates

Spain eases lockdown measures amidst lower infection rates The daily rate of infection fell to 0.8%, down from over 20% a month before. The government's health officials, led by Illa, have the final say to authorise the return of sporting activities that would bring together groups of people and present a collective contagion risk. [Full Article...]

Cuomo: 5,000 New York pharmacies to begin coronavirus testing

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Friday with an N95 coronavirus mask a Kansas farmer mailed for a NY doctor or nurse. On April 9, a record 799 people died. "Only in this insane reality would 1,100 new cases be relatively good news", the governor commented. [Full Article...]

Italy mulls reopening some businesses as early as this week

Italy mulls reopening some businesses as early as this week The number of cases has been falling, however. It is thought the United Kingdom is just two or three weeks behind Italy in terms of the death toll and infection rates. Restaurants can open for takeout and wholesale stores can resume business on May 4. Hit hard by the virus weeks before other major Western countries, Italy has been forced to serve as a model for how to fight it. [Full Article...]

World Health Organization warns against coronavirus "immunity passports"

World Health Organization warns against coronavirus The use of certificates outlining alleged immunity "may therefore increase the risks of continued transmission". "People infected with one or the other of these viruses are capable of producing antibodies which interact with antibodies produced in response to infection caused by SARS-CoV-2", the World Health Organization said. [Full Article...]

India's fight against Corona is people-driven: PM Modi

India's fight against Corona is people-driven: PM Modi Italy, the first European country to be hard-hit by the coronavirus, will allow some businesses to reopen as soon as this week while aiming to reopen manufacturing and construction from May 4, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said. "Their hard work is worthy of praise", he said. We need to understand that in the current circumstances, we need to ensure social distance, not human or emotional distance... [Full Article...]

'Raring to go': UK PM to resume duties on Monday

'Raring to go': UK PM to resume duties on Monday Prime Minister Scott Morrison confirmed the server was in Australia, according to the SMH. With just 50 MPs allowed into the chamber while the rest were told to tune in from home, Mr Starmer asked Mr Raab how many NHS and care staff had succumbed to the virus. [Full Article...]

Satellite images shed new light on Kim Jong Un's possible whereabouts

Satellite images shed new light on Kim Jong Un's possible whereabouts Kang Min-seok, a spokesman at South Korea's presidential Blue House, said there was "nothing to confirm rumours about chairman Kim Jong-un's health , and no special movement has been detected inside North Korea as of now". Cheong Seong-chang, director of the Center for North Korean Studies at the Sejong Institute in South Korea, told the New York Times that Kim not making an appearance at his... [Full Article...]

Year Old Raped In Madhya Pradesh, Eyes Scratched Out After The Rape

Year Old Raped In Madhya Pradesh, Eyes Scratched Out After The Rape He said, "People are not able to move out of home for even essential items due to lockdown restrictions but criminals are moving freely and with impunity in the state". Doctors confirmed rape. On Thursday morning, early-risers followed whimpers of "maa-maa' coming from an abandoned house on the village outskirts and were horrified to find the child trussed up and bleeding from the eyes, say police... [Full Article...]

Cuomo: Study Suggests 13.9% of New Yorkers Have Had Coronavirus

The rest of the state returned much lower results at 3.6 percent. Since then, the number of deaths in NY has risen to 15,740. The current death count doesn't include some people who may have died at home and weren't diagnosed with Covid-19, and may also miss people who died earlier on in the outbreak before diagnostic testing became widespread. [Full Article...]

Intel first-quarter revenue up by 23 percent annually

Intel first-quarter revenue up by 23 percent annually Still, looking ahead, Intel is guiding for lower revenues on a sequential basis, at Dollars 18.5 billion in Q2. Intel's tepid forecast also weighed on shares of other chipmakers. Intel's other main business is making computer chips for PCs, and there too it exceeded expectations. Its Client Computing Group pulled in revenue of $9.8 billion, up 14% from the same period one year ago. [Full Article...]

NFL Draft Draws Record 15.6M Viewers, Up 37 Percent From 2019

NFL Draft Draws Record 15.6M Viewers, Up 37 Percent From 2019 ET with 19.6 million viewers. Being selected in the NFL Draft is a special moment for any player who gets to experience it. Years of hard work, practically your entire life, has built up to this one occassion when it all pays off. The NFL Draft moves to the afternoon for its final day, but Bucs fans may have to wait a bit before their team is on the clock. Coverage of the virtual NFL Dr... [Full Article...]

China pressured European Union to drop COVID disinformation criticism

China pressured European Union to drop COVID disinformation criticism The US is still trying to get an "actual sample" of Covid-19 from China as several questions related to the infection remain unanswered, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said . More on Covid-19Those are the kinds of things that the U.S. needs to address, he said. Before the report was released, however, officials from the communist-run country began pressuring the European Union - and the... [Full Article...]

Ruth's Chris high-end steak chain returns $20M small-business loan

Ruth's Chris high-end steak chain returns $20M small-business loan Senate Committee on Small Business, under the Small Business Administration's (SBA's) "7 (a)" and "504" small business loan programs, lending to women increased by 150% "due in part to SBA's targeted efforts to increase access to small dollar loans to help entrepreneurs who lack access to traditional lenders". [Full Article...]

Samsung reveals another blockbuster 4K TV update for your television

Samsung reveals another blockbuster 4K TV update for your television If you do not want to drop a single penny and just try how it works, you have a promotion that gives you three months completely free, so you will not have to pay until the fourth. So this is seriously great news for any user of Apple's music service, now if only Apple would dump iTunes on Windows 10 and develop a better desktop app and or an online desktop streaming option. [Full Article...]

WorkForce W.Va. says backlog of unemployment benefit claims has been cleared

WorkForce W.Va. says backlog of unemployment benefit claims has been cleared They join an ever-growing number of traditional workers who have lost their jobs - 67,334 for the week ended April 18 - as the coronavirus continues to ravage Colorado's economy. For a second week, the number of people seeking unemployment in Marion and Polk counties has decreased. Speed can mean the difference between a company's survival and its failure or between making a home mortgage paymen... [Full Article...]

Global coronavirus death toll exceeds 200,000

Global coronavirus death toll exceeds 200,000 Prior to these three cases, the first confirmed Covid-19 death in the U.S. was in Seattle on February 26 and the first in the County of Santa Clara was on March 9. "When you have an indicator like deaths of ICU, that means there's some iceberg of cases of unknown size that underlie those iceberg tips", Cody said. [Full Article...]

China sends team to advise North Korea on Kim Jong-un's health

China sends team to advise North Korea on Kim Jong-un's health Citing a "very solid source", the vice director of HKSTV Hong Kong Satellite Television, a Beijing-backed broadcast network in Hong Kong, claimed that Kim was dead. The news has also provided plenty of easy fodder for memes and GIFs from users looking to make various jokes at Kim's expense. Other Kim family members who might take over include Kim Pyong Il, the 65-year-old half-brother ... [Full Article...]

Wisconsin Voters & Poll Workers Diagnosed With COVID-19 After Controversial Election

Wisconsin Voters & Poll Workers Diagnosed With COVID-19 After Controversial Election However, Republic legislators led by Speaker Robin Vos refused the request and used a gerrymandered judicial system to ensure that the public had to vote under risky conditions. Adams said the plan has "ballot integrity built in" while protecting poll workers and voters. States across the country are expecting a surge in demand for absentee ballots from voters who want to avoid the polls durin... [Full Article...]

Trump suggests studying disinfectant injections for coronavirus

Trump suggests studying disinfectant injections for coronavirus Another source close to the deliberations said there simply isn't enough new material to justify Trump appearing before the press every day. That prompted the makers of Lysol to warn consumers about the danger of ingesting or injecting the cleaning product into their bodies. [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580  Next »