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Sources: AT&T SportsNet to offer compensation for lost Pirates, Penguins work

Sources: AT&T SportsNet to offer compensation for lost Pirates, Penguins work

5 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

The group affected - everyone from camera operators to audio and video techs - was told today, sources told the Post-Gazette.
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COVID-19: The Need for Secure Labs-and Their Risks

7 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Coronavirus research requires high-containment labs. Journalist Elisabeth Eaves talks with Scientific American contributing editor W. Wayt Gibbs about her article "The Risks of...
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Coronavirus vaccine in works at UW-Madison

Coronavirus vaccine in works at UW-Madison

9 hours ago   |   WISN

Two UW-Madison researchers are working with a pair of bio-tech companies to develop a possible vaccine for the coronavirus.
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Tech start-ups feeling financial pressure of pandemic too

9 hours ago   |   Times Union

Albany It's not just restaurants or bars that are feeling the financial pressures of the COVID-19 pandemic. Start-up tech companies in the Capital Region and across the country...
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Meet the hi-tech toilet brush that uses UV light to clean itself

Meet the hi-tech toilet brush that uses UV light to clean itself

13 hours ago   |   New York Post

If we were to ask you what the dirtiest part of your bathroom is, your toilet is likely the first to come to mind. But ironically, it could be your toilet cleaner that holds...
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African governments team up with tech giants to fight coronavirus lies

African governments team up with tech giants to fight coronavirus lies

1 day ago   |   New York Post

ABUJA- Governments across Africa are teaming up with technology giants including Facebook and WhatsApp to fight misinformation about coronavirus on social media platforms that...
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High-Tech Ghost Ships Will Set Sail sans Sailors

1 day ago   |   Scientific American

Maritime technology groups are building robotic vessels to cross the oceans
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Why a Pandemic Is Bringing Out Our Best Online

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Welcome to On Tech, a daily newsletter on how technology is changing all of our lives - for better or worse.
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This company tells you how well your county is doing with staying home

This company tells you how well your county is doing with staying home

2 days ago   |   New York Post

A tech company is monitoring smartphone data and grading American counties on a “Social Distancing Scoreboard” as authorities across the United States urge residents to...
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High Speed Train Sets Record at 66 mph

2 days ago   |   Scientific American

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President Trump: Government now recommends wearing non-medical face...

President Trump: Government now recommends wearing non-medical face coverings to help slow coronavirus spread

President Donald Trump said the voluntary measure could use basic cloth or fabric, which could be made at home and washed and reused. Read more ...

Two members of the Kennedy family have gone missing after boating in the...

Two members of the Kennedy family have gone missing after boating in the Chesapeake Bay

Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter, Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean and her son Gideon, disappeared on Thursday. Read more ...

Target to limit number of people in stores as it announces further social...

Target to limit number of people in stores as it announces further social distancing guidelines

Target will begin implementing new guidelines as it tries to keep both customers and its employees safe in the coronavirus outbreak. Read more ...

‘Lean On Me,' ‘Ain't No Sunshine' singer Bill Withers dies at 81

‘Lean On Me,' ‘Ain't No Sunshine' singer Bill Withers dies at 81

Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including “ Lean On Me, ” “Lovely Day” and “Ain't No Sunshine,” has died. Read more ...

White House To Give Coronavirus Test To People 'In Close Proximity' To...

White House To Give Coronavirus Test To People 'In Close Proximity' To Trump, Pence

President Trump told reporters on Thursday that he had taken a second coronavirus test, which was negative. (Image credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images) Read more ...

President Trump Says CDC Now Recommends Americans Consider Cloth Masks In Public

President Trump Says CDC Now Recommends Americans Consider Cloth Masks In Public

The recommendation tells Americans to cover their mouths and noses in public, though medical-grade masks are just for medical workers. President Trump said mask wearing is... Read more ...

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

To the shock of many, alcoholic beverage production was listed as a nonessential business during the shutdown to aid social distancing. Then came the beer hoarding. (Image... Read more ...

Hobby Lobby closing stores temporarily, furloughing workers

Hobby Lobby closing stores temporarily, furloughing workers

Stores close at 8 p.m. Friday. Read more ...

CDC now recommends everyone to cover nose, mouth

CDC now recommends everyone to cover nose, mouth

The new guideline recommends everyone wear a face covering that's made of cloth or fabric that can be washed and reused. Read more ...

Nursing home that was an early epicenter of coronavirus cases could face...

Nursing home that was an early epicenter of coronavirus cases could face federal fine of $600,000

At least 35 coronavirus deaths are associated with the Washington state facility, according to officials. The virus infected two-thirds of residents and dozens of staff members. Read more ...