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UK cell towers torched after bizarre conspiracy theory links 5G to coronavirus pandemic
Cell towers in the U.K. have reportedly been set on fire in the wake of a bizarre conspiracy theory that links 5G communications technology to the coronavirus pandemic.

04/07/2020

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Stimulus check scams, sanitize food deliveries, spying bosses and more: Tech Q&A
Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products, and all things digital.

04/07/2020

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Google searches may be useful tool in coronavirus fight, economist says
An economist and expert┬ on big data penned an op-ed in the New York Times Sunday that said┬ Google search terms may┬ help health officials determine the next coronavirus hot spot.

04/07/2020

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Could a mobile app control the COVID-19 pandemic and help reopen society?
Right now, the┬ SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus┬ pandemic is out of control. In the U.S. we don't know who has it, hospitals are increasingly overwhelmed with patients, and the only method we currently have to control the spread is to keep everyone home as much as possible for an indefinite period of time. When society does reopen, how will we trace and isolate new cases so that we don't have to shut everything down again?

04/07/2020

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New York City hospital starts remote coronavirus monitoring
In the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, Mount Sinai Health System announced a new remote monitoring platform to help provide care and monitor COVID-19 patients who are recuperating at home.

04/07/2020

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Army says major weapons programs 'on track' for future war, despite virus
New future Army attack helicopters, armored infantry carriers, vehicle-fired counter-drone missiles, hypersonic weapons and high-tech networking technologies for future war-- are all expected to remain largely on-track and ultimately deliver on time despite the COVID 19 outbreak, senior service leaders said.

04/07/2020

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Veterans and Gold Star families mobilize to battle coronavirus isolation
A veteran and Gold Star family organization is working to strengthen America's core values and build up resilience among its families during the coronavirus pandemic.

04/07/2020

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Apple to ship 1 million face masks a week for health care workers
Apple is going to design and produce millions of face shields for health care workers as part of its effort to help the workers battling coronavirus in the United States.

04/07/2020

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3 Blue Origin employees test positive for COVID-19 after workers voiced fears about test launch
Three Blue Origin employees have now tested positive for COVID-19 in Washington, according to several media reports.

04/07/2020

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Facebook is building a coronavirus 'heat map,' asking users about their symptoms
Facebook, which has made several overtures to fight the coronavirus pandemic, announced it would start to ask some of its U.S.-based users about their health in an effort to give researchers more information about self-reported COVID-19 patients.

04/07/2020

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