TechRadar - 1 hour 6 min ago
Mobile operators stung by the dramatic collapse of roaming revenues in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic could benefit from a surge in demand for 5G roaming in the coming years. A study by Juniper Research predicts the number of international 5G roaming subscribers will grow by 3,300% over the next four years, reaching 147 million by 2025. The market will be driven by wider availability of next-generation networks but also advances in core networking technologies that will power the most revolutionary...
BBC - 1 hour 17 min ago
Organisers of the Coventry festival said the coronavirus pandemic had made planning "challenging".
The Hill - 1 hour 24 min ago
The amount of energy-related carbon dioxide emitted into the world's atmosphere ticked up in December after months of decline during the coronavirus pandemic, according to new research.The International Energy Agen...
CBS News - 1 hour 39 min ago
Despite three vaccines now in play, the CDC is warning the coronavirus pandemic is far from over and urging states to not lift pandemic restrictions. Also, a third woman has accused New York Governor Andrew Cuomo of unwanted advances. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds.
Insider - 2 hours 20 min ago
Summary List Placement Apple has opened all of its US stores for the first time in just under a year, 9to5 Mac reports. On March 13, 2020, Apple closed all of its stores outside of mainland China in response to the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Since then, the openings of its US stores have fluctuated, with virus spikes sometimes forcing closures state-to-state . On Monday, however, Apple re-opened its Texas stores in Houston, Dallas, and San Antonio, meaning all 270 of its physical US stores...
Bleacher Report - 2 hours 29 min ago
March has arrived, so it's time for the most important month on the men's college basketball schedule. And this year, the coronavirus pandemic isn't preventing it from taking place...
Wall Street Journal - 2 hours 29 min ago
Rohit Chopra, President Biden's pick to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, says he will seek to protect Americans struggling with debt amid the coronavirus pandemic from potential abuses by lenders.
Insider - 2 hours 37 min ago
Summary List Placement British broadcaster Channel 4 has said that it will no longer work with Ant Middleton, the star of "SAS: Who Dares Wins," due to his "personal conduct" following comments he made about the Black Lives Matter movement and the coronavirus pandemic. Middleton a British special forces veteran who completed three tours of Afghanistan has been the host of "SAS: Who Dares Wins" since 2015. The hugely popular British show sees civilian contestants taking part...
CNN - 2 hours 59 min ago
If you're planning a trip to Singapore, here's what you'll need to know and expect if you want to visit during the global coronavirus pandemic.
CNN - 3 hours 11 min ago
If you're planning a trip to the Maldives here's what you'll need to know and expect if you want to visit during the global coronavirus pandemic.
The Hill - 3 hours 28 min ago
The political fortunes of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) have dropped like a stone - and his decline is sharpening hard questions about the favorable image he enjoyed in the early stages of the coronavirus pandemic....
NPR - 4 hours 28 min ago
The Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics were delayed a year by the coronavirus pandemic. Now, there's as much uncertainty as there was a year ago. The athletes are doing their best to focus on their training.
NBC News - 4 hours 59 min ago
What is Alexa sorry for? The device's glitches or a poorly designed skill? Amazon's treatment of its workers? The coronavirus pandemic? Being female?...
Deadline Hollywood - 5 hours 53 sec ago
British broadcaster Channel 4 has said that it will no longer work with Ant Middleton, the star of its successful SAS: Who Dares Wins show, after his comments on the Black Lives Matter movement and the coronavirus pandemic. Middleton has become a major television star in the UK after first appearing in military survival show […]...
Fox News - 5 hours 14 min ago
A group of high school athletes in California filed a lawsuit against Gov. Gavin Newsom Monday to challenge his ban on indoor youth sports during the coronavirus pandemic.
Variety - 6 hours 23 min ago
The coronavirus pandemic couldn't have arrived at a worse time for Leszek Bodzak, the producer behind Jan Komasa's Oscar-nominated "Corpus Christi." With just five days to spare before principal photography was set to begin on "Leave No Traces," the latest feature from acclaimed director Jan P. Matuszy ski ("The Last Family"), Bodzak was forced to postpone […]...
CNN - 7 hours 8 min ago
The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. Meanwhile, vaccinations have already started in some countries as cases continue to rise. Follow here for the latest.
BBC - 7 hours 11 min ago
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Tuesday morning.
Associated Press - 8 hours 14 min ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) When frantic messages started trickling in that a tornado had hit a beloved music venue in Nashville, Mike Grimes told himself it couldn't possibly be that bad. Could Basement East really be destroyed? Just hours before, the club Grimes co-owns had hosted a benefit concert for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. Affectionately known as "The Beast," the club was only 5 years old, but already had established a reputation as one of Nashville's trendiest...
Associated Press - 9 hours 3 min ago
Two Nigerian nurses were attacked by the family of a deceased COVID-19 patient. One nurse had her hair ripped out and suffered a fracture. The second was beaten into a coma. Following the assaults, nurses at Federal Medical Centre in the Southwestern city of Owo stopped treating patients, demanding the hospital improve security. Almost two weeks passed before they returned to work with armed guards posted around the clock. "We don't give life. It is God that gives life. We only care or we...
Associated Press - 9 hours 10 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) Democrats across the country celebrated New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo as the face of governing competence as President Donald Trump fumbled his administration's response to the exploding pandemic last year. Now, the Democratic governor is struggling through a sexual harassment scandal that's testing the limits of his party's support as Democrats grapple with one of the first political headaches of the post-Trump era. So far, few Democrats have come to Cuomo's rescue. But...
Associated Press - 9 hours 12 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) Democrats' hopes of including a minimum wage increase in their $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill seemed all but dead as the Senate prepared to debate its own version of the House-passed aid package. Four days after the chamber's parliamentarian said Senate rules forbid inclusion of a straight-out minimum wage increase in the relief measure, Democrats on Monday seemed to have exhausted their most realistic options for quickly salvaging the pay hike. In one decision, they...
Fox News - 11 hours 43 sec ago
Comic-Con will remain virtual this year in light of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, but organizers said they are planning a smaller in-person November event.
Associated Press - 11 hours 38 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) CNN host Chris Cuomo told viewers Monday that he "obviously" couldn't cover the stories surrounding his older brother, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has been accused of sexual harassment by three women. The prime time host addressed the topic immediately at the start of his show, which airs at 9 p.m. Eastern, and just as quickly moved on. Stories about the embattled governor's problems have been awkward for CNN, which allowed the two brothers to banter on the air...