Ryan Seacrest was then on hand to remind people of coronavirus that 'It is not a bad flu. Here’s what you can do to protect yourselves and your family: wash your hands for 20 seconds, practice social distancing, stay home as much as you can, keep calm and help others who need help.' … [Read more...] about Elton John’s living room concert featuring Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys and Camila Cabello raises more than $8M for COVID-19 relief
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Knight’s remarks were made at the same time as Premier League officials, alongside those from the EFL and representatives of the player’s union, the PFA, went into their another day of discussions over how to resolve the issue of keeping football clubs solvent during the coronavirus crisis, when live sport has been completely wiped from the national landscape. … [Read more...] about Premier League clubs must face windfall tax over wages, says MP
"I've been at the Extinction Rebellion actions. I'm putting my body there, not just sitting in a chair doing clicktivism, which can be useful, but I want to be there," says musician and creative technologist, Matt Black. "There are communities online, but my impression is that people are very hungry for 'In Real Life' experiences. The internet might just be facilitating. But it's still about the real world and a reminder that you can't eat anything on your computer screen." … [Read more...] about What do futurists imagine for the post-coronavirus-pandemic world?
Bitcoin: Where it came from and where it's headed The shape of things to come? Just before Christmas 2017, Bitcoin saw a dramatic rally, topping out at nearly $20,000 before losing a third of its value in just five days. More intense volatility followed early in the New Year, only to be reversed when it plummeted by almost half. Are we in for an even bigger rollercoaster ride if Wall Street adopts Bitcoin? … [Read more...] about Real Sci-Fi: Anarchists, tech utopians and digital cash
The PCR machines examine DNA taken from a nose or throat swab to look for signs of viral genetic material (RNA) left behind by the coronavirus. This is the kind of testing currently being used by Public Health England, which has eight of its own laboratories and access to 40 in NHS hospitals around the country. … [Read more...] about Matt Hancock vows 100,000 coronavirus tests a DAY: Health Secretary emerges from self-isolation to vow EVERYONE will be able to access vital checks and ‘get back to life’ as government performs huge U-turn on using independent labs