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News sites ask ad industry to get comfortable alongside coronavirus-related content

7 hours ago   |   CNBC

Brands have been using ad-tech companies to prevent their ads from showing up on news sites for fear of being associated with COVID-19.
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Local farmers open virtual farmers market to fill gap left by restaurant orders during COVID-19

11 hours ago   |   ABC

The closing of restaurants during COVID-19 has also impacted food adjacent industries, and local Chicago farmers are finding unique ways to pivot their businesses in virtual...
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Get In On The Latest Wine Trend: Virtual Tastings

21 hours ago   |   Forbes

Many industrious folks in the wine industry have figured out how to replicate tasting room experiences in the comfort of your own home.
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WHO and game companies launch PlayApartTogether to promote physical distancing

WHO and game companies launch PlayApartTogether to promote physical distancing

22 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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Bear Market For Stocks Continues Even As The Dow Holds 18,000

1 day ago   |   Forbes

The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded as low as 18,213.65 on March 23 then rebounded by about 23%.
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CEO of bailed out United Airlines thanks America for 'vital public assistance' and pledges aircraft to deliver medical supplies throughout the world

CEO of bailed out United Airlines thanks America for 'vital public assistance' and pledges aircraft to deliver medical supplies throughout the world

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz announced Saturday that the company would be dedicating several cargo charter flights to help deliver critical medical supplies. Munoz in an...
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Making Made Right: This Czech Company Guides Global 3-D Printing Pandemic Response

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Desktop 3-D printer manufacturer Prusa Research has designed and validated an effective face shield being 3-D printed and used around the world. Josef Prusa shares a look from...
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Artem Shestakov Is Bringing The World To Peoples' Homes During Global Lockdowns

1 day ago   |   Forbes

With nearly half of the world's population restricted from travel and movement, the travel industry is taking unusual measures to encourage people on lockdown to enjoy the best...
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How coronavirus is boosting booze, weed, and other vice industries

How coronavirus is boosting booze, weed, and other vice industries

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

The COVID-19 outbreak seems to be boosting "vice" industries, with booze and weed companies reporting significant sales spikes.
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This is the biggest lesson investors can learn from recent exchange-traded note liquidations: CIO

1 day ago   |   CNBC

There are differences between ETFs and exchange-traded notes that are worth remembering. Certain ETNs liquidate during historic market swings, industry leaders say.
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Trump is considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and...

Trump is considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

President Trump on Saturday told reporters at a press gaggle he was considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and "certain parts of Connecticut." The state of... Read more ...

The US coronavirus death toll has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just 2 days

The US coronavirus death toll has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just 2 days

The United States' death toll for the novel coronavirus has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just two days. As of Saturday evening, there were 122,666 coronavirus cases across the... Read more ...

Stranded Holland America cruise ship with 2 confirmed COVID-19 cases will be...

Stranded Holland America cruise ship with 2 confirmed COVID-19 cases will be allowed to cross the Panama Canal

The MS Zaandam, a Holland America cruise ship with two confirmed cases of COVID-19 onboard, will be permitted to transit the Panama Canal, according to a statement put out by... Read more ...

'My big fear is being carried off this ship in a box instead of walking...

'My big fear is being carried off this ship in a box instead of walking off': An elderly veteran couple trapped aboard coronavirus-stricken cruise says US should help

Four passengers aboard the MS Zaandam, a Holland America Line cruise ship stricken with coronavirus, have died ; the ship has two more confirmed COVID-19 cases. The remaining... Read more ...

The FDA has approved emergency use of a new coronavirus test that delivers...

The FDA has approved emergency use of a new coronavirus test that delivers positive results in 5 minutes and negative results in 13

Abbott Laboratories announced Friday that the FDA approved the emergency use of its new Abbott ID NOW COVID-19 test, which can deliver positive test results for the novel... Read more ...

Trump reportedly called former Yankees player Alex Rodriguez to ask for his...

Trump reportedly called former Yankees player Alex Rodriguez to ask for his thoughts on handling the coronavirus outbreak

President Donald Trump called the former baseball player Alex Rodriguez for his thoughts on the administration's response to the coronavirus outbreak, ABC News reported Friday... Read more ...

After delaying, Trump finally uses the Defense Production Act to require...

After delaying, Trump finally uses the Defense Production Act to require General Motors to help with coronavirus response

After delaying for days, President Donald Trump activated the Defense Production Act to require General Motors to help produce ventilators for the nation's coronavirus... Read more ...

Panama Canal blocks Holland America cruise ship with 138 ill crew members...

Panama Canal blocks Holland America cruise ship with 138 ill crew members and passengers, and 2 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on board

The MS Zaandam, a Holland America cruise ship dealing with an outbreak of respiratory illness onboard, will be barred from entering the Panama Canal, according to a Panama... Read more ...

4 things you need to understand about edge computing

4 things you need to understand about edge computing

Some aspects of edge computing have been over-hyped, while others have gone under the radar. Here's a look at what's most important. Read more ...

How to mitigate mild symptoms of COVID-19 at home, according to doctors

How to mitigate mild symptoms of COVID-19 at home, according to doctors

Most people who are sick with COVID-19 have mild symptoms and are advised to stay home and take the time to recover. Doctors recommend Tylenol to manage any fever, fluids to... Read more ...