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WHO and game companies launch PlayApartTogether to promote physical distancing

WHO and game companies launch PlayApartTogether to promote physical distancing

4 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

The World Health Organization and the video game industry have teamed up on PlayApartTogether, a campaign that encourages physical distancing.
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Faster way to replace bad info in networks

5 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers have demonstrated a new model of how competing pieces of information spread in online social networks and the Internet of Things. The findings could be used to...
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2020 MLB divisional odds, NL Central predictions, best bets: Proven computer model fading Reds

7 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated the entire 2020 MLB schedule 10,000 times.
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From Dell to Microsoft, save a bundle with these refurbished computers

From Dell to Microsoft, save a bundle with these refurbished computers

8 hours ago   |   New York Post

Here's the secret to scoring a laptop for cheap. You could wait until some major shopping holiday, like Black Friday, to roll around to get access to major markdowns. Or you...
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Looking for Hope, Uplift or Just a Distraction From Virus Fears? Read On

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

It's grim out there. But in music, messages of hope - and goofy stuff online - people are trying to provide ways to get through a scary time.
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Streaming freebies to take advantage of while you're stuck at home

Streaming freebies to take advantage of while you're stuck at home

9 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Streaming subscriptions feeling a little stale? Here are some free ways to spruce them up! Many streaming services are offering free ways to watch or extended free trials to...
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Texts, not door-knocks: Census outreach shifts amid virus

11 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

In tiny Munfordville, Kentucky, the closure of the public library has cut people off from a computer used only for filling out census forms online. In Minneapolis, a concert...
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The Switch Lite's lack of visual output makes it hard to stream gameplay

The Switch Lite's lack of visual output makes it hard to stream gameplay

13 hours ago   |   iMore

Best Answer: Unfortunately, the Nintendo Switch Lite doesn't include the necessary internal hardware to allow for connected streaming. As such, you'll have to rig a camera over...
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Crowdsourcing vs. coronavirus: Inside the global push to 3D-print masks and ventilator parts

13 hours ago   |   Fortune

Subscribe to Outbreak , a daily roundup of stories on the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on global business, delivered free to your inbox. Earlier this month, as the...
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Open Source Fonts Are Love Letters to the Design Community

14 hours ago   |   Wired

Typefaces that be freely used and modified give others a chance to hone their craft-and share valuable feedback.
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Cuomo on possible New York quarantine: 'I don't think it's legal,' would be...

Cuomo on possible New York quarantine: 'I don't think it's legal,' would be a 'federal declaration of war'

"It would be chaos and mayhem," Cuomo said. Read more ...

President considering short-term quarantine for New York, nearby areas

President considering short-term quarantine for New York, nearby areas

The president said he was considering some type of enforceable quarantine to prevent people in New York and parts of New Jersey and Connecticut from traveling. Read more ...

What's essential? In France: pastry, wine. In US: golf, guns

What's essential? In France: pastry, wine. In US: golf, guns

What, really, is essential? It's a question countries across the world are asking, and their answers are telling. Read more ...

Trump: I Might Just Quarantine 3 States

Trump: I Might Just Quarantine 3 States

President Trump said he was considering a quarantine as early as Saturday for coronavirus hotspots in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, though it wasn't clear whether he... Read more ...

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

The man's generosity meant 20 staffers at the restaurant each got an extra $500 just before they were laid off. Read more ...

Tornado watch issued for much of northern and central Illinois

Tornado watch issued for much of northern and central Illinois

A Tornado watch has been issued for most of central Illinois and Will, Kankakee, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, LaSalle and Dekalb counties until 2 a.m. Yellow shaded area shows... Read more ...

Residents of New York, New Jersey & Connecticut urged to avoid all...

Residents of New York, New Jersey & Connecticut urged to avoid all ‘non-essential' travel for 14 days - advisory

Citing “extensive community transmission” of the coronavirus in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, a newly-issued domestic travel advisory has called on the residents to... Read more ...

LJ Figueroa to enter 2020 NBA Draft but may return to St. John's

LJ Figueroa to enter 2020 NBA Draft but may return to St. John's

St. John's hasn't lost any key contributors to the transfer wire, but there is a possibility the professional ranks could take away an important component. LJ Figueroa, the Red... Read more ...

Illinois infant with coronavirus dies, cause of death unknown

Illinois infant with coronavirus dies, cause of death unknown

An Illinois infant with COVID-19 has died, Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Saturday. The cause of death is unknown and an investigation is underway. Read more ...

US coronavirus death toll leaps to over 2,000 as number of fatalities...

US coronavirus death toll leaps to over 2,000 as number of fatalities DOUBLES in 2 days

Over 2,000 people succumbed to the deadly Covid-19 disease in the US, as the country has grown into the global epicenter of the pandemic with over 120,000 confirmed cases... Read more ...