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Renaissance Technologies hedge fund takes 17 percent hit due to coronavirus

Renaissance Technologies hedge fund takes 17 percent hit due to coronavirus

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

The hedge fund empire founded by billionaire Jim Simons has taken a bit of a beating as the coronavirus pandemic rattles stocks,
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Those without broadband struggle in a stuck-at-home nation

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

NEW YORK - In Sandwich, New Hampshire, a town of 1,200 best known as the setting for the movie “On Golden Pond,” broadband is scarce. Forget streaming Netflix, much less...
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Prairie Village church offers residents way to stay connected

Prairie Village church offers residents way to stay connected

2 hours ago   |   KMBC

The Colonial Church in Prairie Village is fostering new relationships in a safe way by using technology.
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Secretive big data company Palantir is reportedly providing software to help the CDC track the coronavirus pandemic, even as critics slam its work with ICE

Secretive big data company Palantir is reportedly providing software to help the CDC track the coronavirus pandemic, even as critics slam its work with ICE

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Palantir is providing the CDC with software to help it monitor the spread of COVID-19 and assess how hospitals are dealing with spikes in new cases, Forbes reported...
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In a Socially Distant World, Artists Are Forging a New Era of Online Performance

4 hours ago   |   Time

Global efforts to restrict social gatherings have led to shuttered venues and canceled tours, cutting performing artists of all kinds off from income and opportunities to...
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Protect Your Mental Health By Podcasting With Friends

5 hours ago   |   Forbes

The concept of time seems irrelevant lately leaving our fingertips free for endless scrolling - a particularly slippery slope for mental health during this global pandemic...
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The US paid millions of taxpayer dollars to a company for thousands of much-needed ventilators. But the company is busy selling more expensive models abroad

The US paid millions of taxpayer dollars to a company for thousands of much-needed ventilators. But the company is busy selling more expensive models abroad

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Millions of taxpayer dollars were spent on developing portable, easy-to-use ventilators to prepare for a national health crisis like the coronavirus pandemic - but not a single...
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NASCAR industry steps up to produce PPE's in COVID-19 crisis

NASCAR industry steps up to produce PPE's in COVID-19 crisis

6 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The five 3D printers at NASCAR's Research & Technology center - two delivered in February and installed less than two weeks ago - are typically focused on...
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Make Zoom more unique by using these interesting settings

Make Zoom more unique by using these interesting settings

7 hours ago   |   iMore

Make Zoom a little bit more unique by using these surprising tools. Zoom has become one of the most popular ways to connect remotely with family, friends, and business...
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Artificial intelligence can help some businesses but may not work for others

7 hours ago   |   Science Daily

The temptation for businesses to use artificial intelligence and other technology to improve performance, drive down labor costs, and better the bottom line is understandable...
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What you need to do to get your government stimulus check

What you need to do to get your government stimulus check

Married couples filing joint returns will receive the full payment - $2,400 - if their adjusted gross income, which is what you report on your taxes, is under $150,000. Read more ...

McConnell: Impeachment 'diverted attention' from coronavirus

McConnell: Impeachment 'diverted attention' from coronavirus

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Trump's impeachment trial distracted the government from paying attention to the novel coronavirus. Read more ...

Models Of Epidemic Predict Huge U.S. Death Toll; Scientists Hope For Better...

Models Of Epidemic Predict Huge U.S. Death Toll; Scientists Hope For Better Outcome

Computer models predict that between 100,000 and 200,000 Americans will die from COVID-19 in the months ahead. Administration officials said public health interventions could... Read more ...

Journalist Chris Cuomo diagnosed with coronavirus

Journalist Chris Cuomo diagnosed with coronavirus

The CNN anchor and brother of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that he is self-quarantined in his basement. Read more ...

A look at Selena's legacy, 25 years after her murder

A look at Selena's legacy, 25 years after her murder

Twenty-five years have passed since the "Queen of Tejano music" was killed by her fan club president but her songs and style still loom large in the memories of her fans. Read more ...

White House projects up to 240K American coronavirus deaths

White House projects up to 240K American coronavirus deaths

The US coronavirus death toll could reach 100,000 to 240,000 even if social distancing guidelines are maintained, the White House projected Tuesday, as President Trump warned... Read more ...

Under Armour begins making medical face masks

Under Armour begins making medical face masks

Under Armour has begun to manufacture and assemble face masks, face shields and specially equipped fanny packs for health care providers and staff. Read more ...

UFC star Jon Jones agrees to plead guilty to latest DWI charge

UFC star Jon Jones agrees to plead guilty to latest DWI charge

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones on Tuesday agreed to plead guilty to driving while intoxicated in a deal with prosecutors, following his March 26 arrest in... Read more ...

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $400,000 to New York's hardest-hit...

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $400,000 to New York's hardest-hit hospitals

It comes two weeks after they donated $1 million to Feeding America and Food Banks Canada. Read more ...

NFL team owners vote to expand playoffs to 14 teams

NFL team owners vote to expand playoffs to 14 teams

NFL team owners voted Tuesday to expand the playoffs by one team in each conference, for a total of 14, next season as they continue to plan for the 2020 season to begin on time. Read more ...