'There was always a risk that contact tracing apps would be used beyond their intended purpose, particularly for surveillance. It's not hard to imagine authorities taking advantage of access to contact tracing data and using it to restrict freedom of movement and assembly. … [Read more...] about Chinese city’s plan to track its citizens with a permanent health app sparks an outcry amid fears that Beijing will use COVID-19 as an excuse to expand state surveillance
Employee recognition board
British Airways 'will lay-off thousands of cabin crew then re-hire them on HALF PAY' in huge restructure amid Covid crisis, letters to staff reveal British Airways are set to lay off thousands of cabin crew and then re-hire them on half pay as part of a huge restructure, a letter to staff has revealed. … [Read more...] about Britain’s silent skies reawaken: Airlines take off again as coronavirus restrictions ease – with 100,000 global flights recorded for the first time since March
The lawsuit highlighted what it characterized as a disparity of limitations imposed on churches while retail establishments were allowed to reopen at 50 percent capacity, restaurants were given the go-ahead for resuming on-site dining and permission was granted to 'open the doors of nail care salons, hair salons and barber shops'. … [Read more...] about What happens in Vegas… must be in line with the covid rules: World’s most famous gambling and bachelor party mecca reopens NEXT WEEK – but will the new safety guidelines ruin the party?
Dr Julian Tang, an expert in respiratory conditions, from the University of Leicester, told BBC News that droplets produced by talking don't travel as far as they do from a sneeze or a cough - which can travel up to 22ft - but researchers say it is still dangerous enough to pass on the virus. … [Read more...] about TfL begs company bosses to tell staff to continue working from home to ‘control coronavirus’ as more office workers trickle back into London on commuter trains every day
Porter served as Pompeo's district director when he was a congressman from Kansas. She then followed him to the CIA and on to Foggy Bottom. The investigation began after 'multiple complaints' to an IG hotline, though these did not come from Porter herself. … [Read more...] about Mike Pompeo stayed at the CIA’s top-secret retreat for Christmas and agency held talks about turning a four-story house into his official residence while he was director