Category: Tech

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WATCH: Indian inventor creates corona car to drive home lockdown message

Story by AFP A giant coronavirus is stalking the streets of southern India — propelled by a 100 cc engine and an inventor trying to drive home the message that...

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This mobile app helps people conduct coronavirus test at home in Pakistan

In an unprecedented move, the Aga Khan University has launched a new Android app for those wanting to test for the coronavirus. The new app, called CoronaCheck, can now...

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Tommy the robot nurse helps keep Italy doctors safe from coronavirus

Story by Reuters He doesn’t wear a mask but he is helping save lives from coronavirus just the same. Meet Tommy, the robot nurse. Tommy is one of six new robots...

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A test that takes 5 minutes to tell if someone has coronavirus

A US-based lab has unveiled a portable test that can tell if someone has Covid-19 in as little as five minutes, it said in a statement on Friday. Abbott Laboratories...

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Every 2nd car to be electric one globally in 2050: study

In 2050, every second car on the streets could be electric which would reduce global CO2 emissions by up to 1.5 gigatons per year — equivalent to the total current CO2...

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Robot designed in China could help save lives on medical frontline

Story by Reuters Researchers at one of China’s top universities have designed a robot they say could help save lives on the frontline during the coronavirus outbreak....

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NASA suspends work on Moon rocket due to virus

Story by AFP NASA said it has suspended work on building and testing the rocket and capsule for its Artemis manned mission to the Moon due to the rising number of...

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Twitter takes action against fake coronavirus tweets

Story by Reuters Twitter on March 18 barred users from posting misleading information about the new coronavirus, including denials of expert guidance and encouragement...

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How to clean the bundle of germs that in your phone

You’re washing your hands countless times a day to try to ward off the coronavirus. You should also wash that extension of your hand and breeding ground for germs —...

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Twitter tells its 4,900 employees to work from home until Coronavirus vanishes

Twitter has ordered all staff globally to work from home in an effort to stop the spread of the deadly new coronavirus epidemic. The outbreak has spread across the world...