Internet & Telecom

Under Coronavirus, Not All Virtual Learning Is the Same

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

The coronavirus pandemic has forced a nationwide reckoning with the lack of internet connectivity and devices for students.
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Bradley Beal's secret handshake, more must-see workouts

11 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Jordan Giorgio takes us around the internet to find the best social moments - including a great one from the Wizards' guard and his son.
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‘White-Collar Quarantine' Over Virus Spotlights Class Divide

13 hours ago   |   NY Times

Child care options, internet access and extra living space can mean starkly different outcomes in coping with disruptions to school and work routines.
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SoftBank is letting internet satellite company OneWeb file for bankruptcy after investing $2 billion

14 hours ago   |   CNBC

SoftBank-backed satellite Internet company OneWeb plans to file bankruptcy when markets close in New York on Friday, according to people familiar with the matter.
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COVID-19: How To Get The Most Out Of Your Home Internet Connection

14 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Louis F. McHugh IV Adjunct Industry Professor, Illinois Institute of Technology Check Your Speed · First, do a speed test · Call internet provider if more speed is needed Tips...
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Homeschooling because of coronavirus? AirPlay is your friend

Homeschooling because of coronavirus? AirPlay is your friend

14 hours ago   |   iMore

We need all the help we can get, don't we? With the schools of the world closed thanks to coronavirus, many of us are trying our best to teach our kids at home. I'm trying to...
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Gritty is the real 'Tiger King,' shows off Joe Exotic impersonation in music video

15 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

Gritty may have just won the internet... again
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Our ‘Digital Selves' Are No Less Real

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

‘Social distance socializing' isn't just a temporary stopgap. Online gatherings are the culmination of a broader shift.
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Venezuela's only telecoms satellite is lost in space

18 hours ago   |   ABC News

Venezuela's only telecommunications satellite has veered off its orbit and stopped working, creating a logistical headache for the cash=strapped South American nation
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We're Online More Than Ever Right Now. Can the Internet Itself Keep Up?

18 hours ago   |   Time

As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads across the world, forcing major cities and entire countries to enter a state of indefinite lockdown, many people are being encouraged or...
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President Trump signs into law $2 trillion coronavirus bailout

President Trump signs into law $2 trillion coronavirus bailout

WASHINGTON - President Trump on Friday signed into law a historic $2.2 trillion coronavirus rescue package, the largest stimulus deal in United States history, as the pandemic... Read more ...

Disney to remain closed until further notice

Disney to remain closed until further notice

Walt Disney World and Disneyland will remain closed until further notice, the company announced Friday afternoon. Read more ...

Leaked audio reveals 4 Holland America passengers have died and 2 have...

Leaked audio reveals 4 Holland America passengers have died and 2 have tested positive for COVID-19 onboard the stranded Zaandam ship. And now the cruise line is scrambling to rescue healthy passengers

Four passengers have died onboard Holland America's MS Zaandam, according to leaked audio from a sister ship sent to rescue stranded passengers. The deaths come about as... Read more ...

Civil Rights leader Joseph Lowery dead at 98

Civil Rights leader Joseph Lowery dead at 98

ATLANTA- The Rev. Joseph E. Lowery fought to end segregation, lived to see the election of the country's first black president and echoed the call for “justice to roll down... Read more ...

Coronavirus Update: Switching From Contacts To Glasses Could Help Slow...

Coronavirus Update: Switching From Contacts To Glasses Could Help Slow Spread, Experts Say

Focus on this, contact lens wearers of the world: To reduce the spread of the pandemic virus that causes COVID-19, experts suggest it's time to put your contact lenses on the... Read more ...

The House just passed the $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill. Here's...

The House just passed the $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill. Here's what it means for the more than one million restaurants in the US

The Senate passed a $2.2 trillion economic stimulus bill on Wednesday to bolster the US economy during the coronavirus pandemic. After more than three hours of debate, The... Read more ...

Boris Johnson is self-isolating after testing positive for the coronavirus

Boris Johnson is self-isolating after testing positive for the coronavirus

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus. He announced the news on Twitter on Friday morning. Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild... Read more ...

Donald Trump asked Alex Rodriguez for advice on coronavirus response, report...

Donald Trump asked Alex Rodriguez for advice on coronavirus response, report says

The president turned to an old Twitter punching bag for help. Read more ...

Mass. health commissioner tests positive for coronavirus

Mass. health commissioner tests positive for coronavirus

Dr. Monica Bharel says she received positive COVID-19 test results Friday from the State Public Health Laboratory. Read more ...

Trump Again Bashes Governors Of Washington And Michigan Over Coronavirus

Trump Again Bashes Governors Of Washington And Michigan Over Coronavirus

“Don't call,” the president told Vice President Pence of the governors as the states battle the growing pandemic. Read more ...