The 10 places on UK’s coronavirus watch list revealed as app predicts new hotspots

Among the other significant findings from the report was the average number of people infected with Covid-19 falling from 74,000 in May to 39,000 in June/July and no significant differences being detected in the rates of infection by age.

Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides apps to get better

Google has announced that it is soon going to roll out various features to Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides mobile apps for both Android and iOS users. These features have been available for on the web, and are now available on mobile as well. Google DocsGoogle Docs will now support link previews. This means when […]

Common household chemicals hurt our health … and cost us billions

The June reboot, known as the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act, means “the Environmental Protection Agency is on a fast timeline to deal with the requirements associated with that action,” said Frankie Wood-Black, principal at Sophic Pursuits Inc., a boutique consulting firm specializing in environmental and safety regulatory compliance and an instructor at Northern […]

The best iPhone deals you can get in August 2020

iPhone XS review iPhone X Features: 5.8” Super Retina HD display, Glass and stainless steel design, Dual 12MP Wide and Telephoto cameras, 7MP TrueDepth camera with 1080p HD video recording at 30 fps, Face ID, A11 Bionic chip with Neural Engine, Lasts up to 2 hours longer than iPhone 7, Water resistant to a depth […]

Galaxy Watch 3 wants to be your go-to smartwatch for health… and fashion

Samsung announced the new Galaxy Watch 3 at its online Unpacked event Wednesday alongside the new Galaxy Note 20 phones and its latest foldable phone, the Galaxy Z Fold 2. The newly unveiled Galaxy Watch 3 has the same sleek look and large, circular screen as the original Galaxy Watch, with all the fitness features of the 2019 Galaxy Watch […]

The apps giving Alzheimer’s patients new hope

The experience inspired Hooper and his co-founder Etienne Abrahams to create RemindMecare – an app that provides carers with an ever-growing database of knowledge about their patients’ lives. It works by building a profile of the person being cared for through digital tests, remote family interactions and activities such as games.

Virginia becomes first US state to roll out pandemic app from Apple, Google

Virginia has rolled out a smartphone app to automatically notify people if they might have been exposed to the coronavirus, becoming the first U.S. state to use new pandemic technology created by Apple and Google. But hopes for a nationwide app that can work seamlessly across state borders remain unrealized, and there are no known […]

NHS chatbot app Babylon raises $550m with Saudi backing as MP demands inquiry into funding

However, the deal was immediately questioned by an MP whose constituency NHS trust has been using Babylon’s technology with patients. Andy Slaughter, Labour MP for Hammersmith, said he would demand a “full inquiry” from the Department of Health and Social Care committee.

List of banned Chinese apps gets 15 new entries, most are ‘lite’, ‘pro’ versions

New Delhi: Nearly 15 new mobile applications such as ByteDance-owned video editing app CapCut and Xiaomi’s browser app were included in a follow-up ban on 47 Chinese apps late last month, according to a list that ET has reviewed. The remaining were ‘lite’ or ‘pro’ versions of the apps that the government banned earlier in […]

India blocks top Chinese apps Baidu, Weibo, to be taken off from app stores

NEW DELHI: Baidu Search and Weibo, among the most influential apps of China and dubbed as the country’s answer to Google search and Twitter respectively, have been blocked in India.Weibo, launched in 2009 by Sina Corporation, has over 500 million registered users globally. It had Prime Minister Narendra Modi as one of its star users […]