Major US internet firms agree not to cancel service over next 60 days – Benchmarking Change- Tempemail

The US telecoms regulator said Friday that major internet providers – including Comcast Corp, AT&T Inc and Verizon Communications Inc – agreed not to terminate service for subscribers for the next 60 days if they are unable to pay their bills due to disruptions caused by the coronavirus. Federal Communications Continue Reading

Coronavirus: US officials claim foreign entity behind disinformation campaign- Tempemail

US officials have claimed that a foreign disinformation campaign is being undertaken to spread fear, according to a report. The three officials believe a deliberate effort is underway by a foreign entity to create fear in US citizens around coronavirus. On Sunday, news started to spread that there would be Continue Reading

Google coronavirus website touted by Trump opens for two California counties – Networking – Software- Tempemail

Google sister company Verily launched a website late on Sunday that invites adults in northern California to answer questions about their recent health and travel that could result in their getting a free coronavirus test. US President Donald Trump had thanked Google on Friday for developing a website that he Continue Reading

Cyberattack hits US health department amid coronavirus – Bloomberg – Networking – Security- Tempemail

The US Department of Health and Human Services, a key part of the federal response to the fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak, was hit by a cyberattack on Sunday night, prompting a response from the Tempemail Security Council, Bloomberg said on Monday. Multiple hacking incidents appeared aimed at slowing down the department’s Continue Reading

Grocery and food delivery apps set record days of app downloads

Unprecedented: The ongoing coronavirus pandemic is rapidly reshaping the daily lives that we’ve all grown comfortable with, forcing millions to work from home and forego public gatherings in an attempt to slow down its spread. Public officials have been advising communities to participate in “social distancing” and based on some Continue Reading

Seagate’s unveils 1TB Xbox Series X expansion card for more storage and better performance

Big quote: “Built in partnership with Xbox, the Seagate Storage Expansion Card for Xbox Series X is a 1TB custom storage solution that expands the capacity of Xbox Series X—seamlessly replicating the full speed and performance of the Series X’s internal storage.” — Seagate On Monday, Microsoft said its Xbox Continue Reading

YouTube will rely on its automated content moderation systems during the COVID-19 outbreak

What just happened? The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is hitting the tech industry pretty hard, but those that can work from home have been mostly spared from its worst effects. Unfortunately, it seems YouTube creators might not be in that group for much longer: Google announced today that it will be Continue Reading

Digital Transformation Festival day 1 recap: BBC Global News, LinkedIn and Asda set the tone- Tempemail

Tempemail’s new Digital Transformation Festival is underway after a busy first day of streamed sessions and exclusive content. Headlining day one was a lively panel discussion in association with BBC Global News examining the unprecedented disruption caused by the coronavirus, and how the fallout from the pandemic is impacting the Continue Reading