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Social distancing rules have reduced many eateries to delivery and take out. But apps like Uber Eats exact a 25 percent toll on their shrinking revenue.
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“It is a contagion, this need to wear a mask, not unlike the contagion the mask is meant to repel.”
This week in our living oral history, the city’s residents—from the great to the humble—try to come to grips with a metropolis under assault by a virus.
Instead of coding a mechanical quadruped's movements line by line, Google researchers fed it videos of real-life pups. Now it can even chase its tail.
The US is short of ventilators to help Covid-19 patients breathe. Ford, GM, and satellite-launch company Virgin Orbit are trying to fill the gap.
As the coronavirus spreads, unhoused people are among the most vulnerable to infection.
The president is presiding over a public health nightmare and a mounting economic crisis. So why are voters warming up to him?
Are you being a good citizen and staying at home? Good. Here are some comics to pass the time.
I had hoped the high-end headset would provide an escape from the real world. It didn’t.
As the government fumbled Covid-19 testing, researchers at UC Berkeley's Innovative Genomics Institute stepped up—with their own time and funding.
Initially criticized for covering up and failing to control the virus, China is rebranding its response as a symbol of leadership and strength.
You may have seen recent videos of goats roaming an empty town. But for more vulnerable species, like rhinos, this shutdown poses a great danger.
Meanwhile, J. K. Rowling has some new treats for Potterheads stuck quarantining at home.
Consumer advocates fear that the deal will lead to reduced competition and higher prices. But regulators and a federal judge let it proceed.
Census-taking used to spur innovation. Now, the pace of technology, and the challenge of going go door to door, could force it to adopt existing systems instead.
The best, most beautiful weather app is about to be an iOS exclusive.
A class action lawsuit. Rampant zoombombing. And as of today, two new zero-day vulnerabilities.
For some longtime preppers, it's not all about bunkers and power generators.
Mohammad Mosaed, a reporter who criticized the Iranian government's response to the coronavirus pandemic, has been arrested and banned from social media.