Coronavirus

Uber, After Buying Postmates, Lays Off More Than 180 Employees

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

The layoffs include most of the executive team at Postmates, the food delivery app that Uber bought last year.
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The coronavirus pandemic explained, one year on - CNET

14 hours ago   |   CNET

We've learned so much about the coronavirus in the more than 365 days since our first guide was published.
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Work trips are making a $5 billion comeback

Work trips are making a $5 billion comeback

18 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Would you bet millions of dollars on a corporate travel comeback? Doesn't matter. Andreessen Horowitz, Addition and Elad Gil are anyways. This week, the trio led a nine-figure...
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China now claims that the coronavirus pandemic started in a US lab

China now claims that the coronavirus pandemic started in a US lab

18 hours ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport

Responding to Mike Pompeo's recent claims that the novel coronavirus might have accidentally escaped from a Wuhan lab, China pushed back with its own conspiracy theories...
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Scientists discovered a surprising new way the coronavirus might spread

Scientists discovered a surprising new way the coronavirus might spread

18 hours ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport

Researchers discovered that people who suffer from acid reflux and Barrett's esophagus are at risk of contracting the novel coronavirus in an unusual way via food. People...
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Coronavirus Mutations Posed Challenge to Vaccine Makers as Study Shows It Could Evade Antibodies

Coronavirus Mutations Posed Challenge to Vaccine Makers as Study Shows It Could Evade Antibodies

21 hours ago   |   Tech Times

In 2021, new mutations of the coronavirus has been detected in the UK and South Africa, since then these new variants have been detected in different countries. Scientists are...
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A year into coronavirus, we're still counting the dead

A year into coronavirus, we're still counting the dead

21 hours ago   |   The Verge

Photo by Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images A year ago this week, The Verge published our first story about the virus. It was January 21. The first case had arrived in the US...
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Phishing scams use the promise of COVID-19 vaccines to trick you - CNET

23 hours ago   |   CNET   |   2 articles

Texts, emails and ads for bogus coronavirus vaccines may dog you. They're not legitimate.
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We could know soon whether vaccines work against a scary new coronavirus variant

We could know soon whether vaccines work against a scary new coronavirus variant

1 day ago   |   Technology Review

Salim Abdool Karim was at a cricket match on December 26, Boxing Day, when he made the mistake of looking at his email. He had received a new report and the news wasn't good. A...
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Help With Vaccination Push Comes From Unexpected Businesses

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Microsoft, Starbucks and Amazon are among the companies offering the government assistance with logistics and operations.
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Samsung Galaxy A52 5G gets green light from more organizations

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G gets green light from more organizations

The Samsung Galaxy A52 5G has passed through the and , reports . The models spotted have the identifiers SM-A526B, , and SM-A526N . The listings have revealed that the Galaxy... Read more ...

Weekly poll: can vivo X60 Pro+'s flagship chipset and camera convince you to...

Weekly poll: can vivo X60 Pro+'s flagship chipset and camera convince you to buy one?

What's more important in a new smartphone - the chipset or the camera? The vivo X60 Pro+ answers “both” as it brings the Snapdragon 888 and a fully-loaded quad camera to the... Read more ...

Weekly poll results: the Galaxy S21 Ultra is the favorite, but popularity of...

Weekly poll results: the Galaxy S21 Ultra is the favorite, but popularity of the S21 trio is in question

The results from last week's poll are exactly what you would expect - the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G is easily the fan favorite of the three S21 siblings. It caught some... Read more ...

Review: Xiaomi's 34-inch ultrawide gaming monitor is astonishingly good

Review: Xiaomi's 34-inch ultrawide gaming monitor is astonishingly good

Xiaomi's ultrawide gaming monitor gets a lot of things right, but it misses out on HDR. Xiaomi makes some of the best cheap Android phones you can buy today, but the brand... Read more ...

UFC 257 is happening NOW - here's how to watch it

UFC 257 is happening NOW - here's how to watch it

Here's how to watch UFC 257 online right now, with details on the fight card and the all-important live stream Read more ...

How to watch UFC 257 online: Live stream Poirier vs. McGregor 2 today

How to watch UFC 257 online: Live stream Poirier vs. McGregor 2 today

Want to watch UFC 257 online today? You've come to the right place - here's everything you need to know about UFC 257, including the start time, the full card, and instructions... Read more ...

Best Galaxy S21 screen protector options to shield your shiny new Samsung...

Best Galaxy S21 screen protector options to shield your shiny new Samsung flagship

Say what you want about Samsung using a ‘lower-resolution' FHD+ panel on the Galaxy S21 , that screen looks stunning in person. Thankfully, the company has back to a flat panel... Read more ...

Android 12 could finally bring the double tap on the back gesture

Android 12 could finally bring the double tap on the back gesture

Before the stable version of Android 11 was officially released, a neat double tap on the back of the phone gesture has been introduced in the developer preview. Sadly, the... Read more ...

Cyberpunk 2077 patch 1.1 arrives with stability improvements, bugfixes

Cyberpunk 2077 patch 1.1 arrives with stability improvements, bugfixes

After a rocky launch and several hotfixes, Cyberpunk 2077 got its first major patch. In a tweet on the Cyberpunk Twitter account , developer CD Projekt Red announced patch 1.1... Read more ...

Top 20 best .io games for Android phones and tablets

Top 20 best .io games for Android phones and tablets

Updated: Original list by Jon Mundy, Updated by Jupiter Hadley on January 23rd, 2021. The story of the .io genre is an interesting one. This genre started out with a single... Read more ...