"CORONAVIRUS" content on TweakTown - Page 4
The world has rarely seen a crisis as bad as what COVID-19 / coronavirus is unleashing on us. TweakTown is covering the pandemic from a scientific angle and as it relates to technology. Our latest coverage is below.
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Did you know there's coronavirus action figures? Well, you do now!
You didn't know there were COVID-19 coronavirus action figures? You do now.
United Nations wants 10% of global GDP to fund coronavirus response
The United Nations pushes ambitious project, demanding 10% of the global GDP, to fight COVID-19 coronavirus.
Japanese deputy PM: WHO should be called 'Chinese Health Organization'
The Deputy Prime Minister of Japan thinks the World Health Organization should be renamed 'Chinese Health Organization'
China county on lockdown, fears of SECOND wave of coronavirus outbreak
Henan province in central China is on lockdown, authorities fear second coronavirus wave.
COVID-19: worst cover-up in human history, originated at Wuhan biolab?
China should be held accountable for COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, which is 'one of the worst cover-ups in human history'
Trump: Coronavirus may kill up to 240,000 Americans
The Trump administration warns up to 240,000 Americans could die from coronavirus, and over 2,000 deaths are expected in mid-April.
Federal Reserve: Coronavirus job losses could topple Great Depression
The Great Depression unemployment rate at peak was 24.9%, COVID-19 might spike it to a huge 32% -- 47 million job LOST.
D-Wave offer free access to quantum computers for COVID-19 researchers
D-Wave Systems offers immediate and freer access to its quantum computers for COVID-19 researchers.
Billionaire on social media: 'quarantined' on $590 million superyacht
Billionaire David Geffen starts social media war after posting pictures 'quarantined' on his $590 million superyacht.
UN enacts 'battle plan' to fight upcoming worldwide food shortages
United Nations considers whether global food shortages will happen over the COVID-19 crisis.
21 million Chinese phone users vanished NOT attributed to coronavirus
China's 3 largest cellphone companies lose 21 million customers in 3 months because of coronavirus.
Microsoft sees 775% increase in cloud demand with Xbox, Team services
COVID-19 social distancing sees Mircrosoft note a gigantic 775% increase in cloud services with Xbox, Teams services.
UK scientific advice: social distancing will need to last 12 months
COVID-19 coronavirus might see social distancing laws apply for 12 months.
COVID-19: US military teams 'sealed off' in Cheyenne mountain bunker
COVID-19 coronavirus forces NORAD and NORTHCOM teams into Cheyenne Mountain nuclear bunker for protection.
US can expect over 100,000 deaths from COVID-19, millions of cases
Dr. Anthony Fauci, the leading US authority on COVID-19 coronavirus says to expect 100,000 deaths in the US.
A pet cat has been infected with coronavirus in Belgium
COVID-19 coronavirus passed on from owner, to their pet cat in Belgium -- the world's first cat with coronavirus.
Is China hiding the real COVID-19 death toll? 21 million phones VANISH
Chinese phone operators lose 21 million subscribers over COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.
US officials using mobile ad location data to track COVID-19 spread
Location data for up to 500 American cities is there, CDC scraping mobile ad location data for COVID-19 spread.
Facebook Live gets some new upgrades thanks to COVID-19 coronavirus
Facebook is making it even easier to access livestreams now that billions of people are at home over coronavirus.
Lyft refers drivers to Amazon jobs, over coronavirus stopping riders
COVID-19 coronavirus causes Lyft ridership to decline massively, so much so that it recommends drivers to Amazon for jobs.
Here's how to make a Catface N95 mask with whiskers, because why not
If you want to protect yourself from COVID-19 coronavirus in style, make your own Catfask N95 mask.
6 months in jail if you stand too close to someone in Singapore
This is social distancing, taken to the absolute, utter extreme in Singapore.
New York could be quarantined by President Trump over coronavirus
President Trump might quarantine New York and New Jersey over COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.
Experts say coronavirus could force large scale 'internet rationing'
Internet rationing might be a reality, with health services and online lessons prioritized over everything else.
Plague Inc. updated: new mode lets you STOP the virus from spreading
COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic forces Plague Inc. developer to change their game to let you SAVE people, not infect them.
Nintendo donates 9,500 N95 face masks to combat coronavirus
NIntendo does its part and donates a huge stockpile of N95 respirator masks to urgent first responders.
Since everyone is staying home, Facebook is getting ridiculous traffic
Facebook is struggling to keep up with the amount of traffic its servers are now getting due to the coronavirus.
Tokyo 2020 Olympics postponed to 2021 over coronavirus outbreak
Tokyo 2020 OIympics are the first Olympic games rescheduled because of a pandemic over coronavirus COVID-19.
Computex 2020 officially rescheduled until September 28-30, 2020
TAITRA has finally made a call on the cancelation or postponement of Computex 2020, Asia's largest IT trade show.
Folding@Home is now the world's largest supercomputer at 470 petaFLOPS
The public donated so much CPU/GPU resources that Folding@Home is now the world's largest supercomputer.
Poland makes country-wide Minecraft servers for kids that are at home
Polish government creates its own Minecraft server, encourages kids to play Minecraft at home.
Here's a list of the best Apocalyptic/End of the World movies
Stuck at home over coronavirus COVID-19? You should watch all of these movies then!
F1 cancelled, drivers will instead play on the PC and stream online
You can watch the Virtual Grand Prix online, with F1 drivers, esports stars and more compete!
NASCAR races are being replaced by virtual eSports racing with pros
NASCAR will continue racing, but not in the traditional format. Instead it will be turned into an eSports event.
Google Trends see coronavirus searches increase by 100x
Coronavirus searches on Google have skyrocketed, Italians lead the charge with Coronavirus searches on Google.
Increased China nitrogen dioxide emissions, recovery from COVID-19?
Do increased nitrogen dioxide NO2 emissions readings over China confirm the start of a recovery from Coronavirus?
Australian gov to prosecute people over coronavirus shopping frenzy
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton will prosecute Australians who stripped supermarket shelves over coronavirus panic.
Friends reunion special on HBO Max delayed over coronavirus COVID-19
HBO Max's much-hyped Friends reunion special delayed over coronavirus outbreak.
Two members of Congress have just tested positive for coronavirus
Congress members Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart and Rep. Ben McAdams the first two tested positive with coronavirus COVID-19.
President Trump invokes emergency powers, US fights invisible enemy
The rarely-used emergency powers give President Trump tools to fight the coronavirus pandemic.
Facebook worried its servers will 'melt down' over coronavirus panic
Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook is ensuring its infrastructure can handle the additional load thanks to coronavirus.
NYSE to temporarily close floor over positive coronavirus tests
The New York Stock Exchange will fully shift to electronic trading over coronavirus COVID-19.
Trump to temporarily close US border with Canada due to coronavirus
President Donald Trump announces the US will temporarily close its border with Canada to 'non-essential travel' over coronavirus.
Scientists dose first patient with coronavirus COVID-19 vaccine
When will you be able to get a COVID-19 vaccine? Human trials have begin, but coronavirus fears continue to spread.
Apple could acquire Disney because of coronavirus COVID-19
Analyst says now is the perfect timing for Apple to buy Disney, all while panic coronavirus COVID-19 ensues.
Google data: coronavirus might spark US housing market crash
Summary: Even the Federal Reserve can't stop a crash of the US housing market caused by coronavirus.
NASA staffer has COVID-19, lockdown enforced, work-from-home order
NASA forces mandatory work-from-home policy after employee in Alabama tested positive for COVID-19.
UNESCO says 776 million children will be affected by school closures
COVID-19 coronavirus will affect 776 million children by school closures worldwide.
The Matrix 4 production halted over coronavirus outbreak
Warner Bros. pulls the plug on The Matrix 4 production over COVID-19 coronavirus panic.
CD Projekt RED switches to full remote work for Cyberpunk 2077
CD Projekt RED is still aiming at September 17 release of Cyberpunk 2077, updates on COVID-19 coronavirus situation.