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Mouthguard for glasses wearers: How to wear a mask without fogging up

Wednesday  09:45,   08 april 2020

© Massonstock young white man in glasses and protective mask Misted glasses: If you wear glasses, you will be familiar with this challenge from the winter months. On the occasion of the corona pandemic, you also have to deal with it in the warm... >>>

Dyson's new humidifier cleans itself

Wednesday  08:55,   08 april 2020

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Intel pledges $50 million for coronavirus science, treatment, online schooling

Wednesday  08:00,   08 april 2020

Funds will pay for devices for students, high-performance computers for COVID-19 research and chips for ventilators.Intel headquarters in Santa Clara,... >>>

Blue Origin uses 3-D printers to make visors for medical face shields as well as rocket parts

Wednesday  05:10,   08 april 2020

Blue Origin isn't just turning out parts for rocket ships nowadays: It's also making face shield visors to protect health care workers during the pandemic.“Our machines are running 24 hours a day, seven days per week,” Blue Origin said in a... >>>

Every upcoming phone available this spring and summer of 2020

Wednesday  04:30,   08 april 2020

From the iPhone 12 to the Galaxy Fold 2, here are 13 phones we still expect to see in the coming months.I guess we'll see how well that works out. Phones shipments were down 38% in February compared to the same month in 2019, amid coronavirus... >>>

Nuro's driverless delivery cars are cleared for testing in California

Wednesday  04:06,   08 april 2020

Nuro’s driverless delivery vehicles just got another important approval. California’s DMV has given Nuro a permit to test completely self-driving couriers in specific parts of Santa Clara and San Mateo counties, including Silicon Valley mainstays... >>>

Zoom: Free video chat filters can give you a long beard, devil horns or an egg for a head

Wednesday  03:41,   08 april 2020

You already know how to change your Zoom background. Here's how to change yourself.Makes that trick of changing your background seem pretty boring in... >>>

Netflix Party: Binge-watch Tiger King and other TV shows at the same time as friends

Wednesday  03:15,   08 april 2020

Use this free browser extension to play and pause Netflix movies and shows in sync with your family and pals remotely.There's also a side chat bar where you and your friends can discuss what's going on in the movie -- much like you would if you were >>>

Chan Zuckerberg Biohub and UCSF boost Bay Area coronavirus testing

Wednesday  03:06,   08 april 2020

A new lab can process up to 2,000 samples daily and return results in as fast as 24 hours. © Provided by CNET The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative spearheads several philanthropic efforts. James Martin/CNET More than 200 researchers, graduate students and >>>

UW Medicine seeks 25,000 volunteers to try an outbreak-predicting smartphone app

Wednesday  02:45,   08 april 2020

Can a smartphone app generate an early warning for an epidemic? A project funded by the Pentagon with an assist from the University of Washington aims to find out. © Provided by Geekwire All that’s needed to participate in the HIPPOCRATIC experiment >>>

Apple's Clips video editor on iPad adds mouse and trackpad support

Wednesday  01:40,   08 april 2020

Apple’s Clips video creation app now supports mouse, trackpad and Bluetooth keyboard inputs on iPad, as long as you’re running iPadOS 13.4 or later. Along with a number of other features included in the latest update, that'll greatly expand your >>>

States battle each other for equipment in supply chain crunch

Wednesday  01:26,   08 april 2020

States across the country are racing to stockpile ventilators, personal protective equipment and necessary medical supplies as they prepare for brutal surges of coronavirus cases in the coming weeks and months.But a bottleneck in the global supply... >>>

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear, coronavirus meme hero, sparks hilarity online

Wednesday  01:10,   08 april 2020

"He protec. He attac." A Facebook meme page devoted to all things Beshear is providing unlikely laughs as the state grapples with COVID-19.As in, Andy Beshear, the 42-year-old governor of Kentucky, whose light drawl and strong... >>>

WhatsApp tightens sharing limits to curb virus misinformation

Wednesday  01:00,   08 april 2020

WhatsApp on Tuesday placed new limits on message forwarding as part of an effort to curb the spread of misinformation about the coronavirus pandemic. The new policy limits users to forwarding certain messages to one "chat" at a time, aiming to limit >>>

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey pledges $1B to coronavirus relief

Wednesday  00:26,   08 april 2020

That's around 28% of his wealth, he says.Dorsey shared a Google Sheets link where people can track where the money... >>>