If you find yourself doomscrolling your way through social media, help is at hand | Social media- Tempemail

This year I have learned the secret of time travel. It goes like this: I open my eyes first thing and reach for my phone, checking the news and social media for the latest apocalyptic updates; words and images flash by in seconds, screaming BREAKING NEWS, INFECTION, OUTBREAK, DEATH TOLL. Continue Reading

Jill Lepore: ‘When did we hand Google, Twitter and Facebook the reins?’ | Books- Tempemail

Jill Lepore is professor of American history at Harvard and a prolific essayist for the New Yorker. Her books have included These Truths, a 900-page chronicle of American democracy and The Secret History of Wonder Woman. Her new book, If Then, tells the story of the Simulmatics Corporation – “the Continue Reading

Fujitsu brings hand washing AI to COVID-19 fight – Software- Tempemail

Three months after the World Health Organization recommended singing “Happy Birthday” twice during hand washing to fight the coronavirus, Fujitsu has developed an artificial intelligence monitor it says will ensure healthcare, hotel and food industry workers scrub properly. The AI, which can recognize complex hand movements and can even detect Continue Reading

Contactless hand sanitisation: How officials in PMO, Rashtrapati Bhawan, SC are keeping their hands sanitised- Tempemail

Read Article All government offices and residences of notable personnel, including Rashtrapati Bhawan, PMO, Supreme Court, Ministry of Home Affairs, among others have been equipped with DRDO and Riot Labz developed OakMist, contactless sanitizer dispenser which sprays alcohol-based hand rub sanitizer solution. Following an advisory on MHA for Lockdown’s phase Continue Reading

NBN Co must hand over more data on ‘impaired’ fixed-line services – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

NBN Co will soon have to hand over much more detailed information to regulators about the number of fixed-line services it operates that are “impaired” by congestion or other technical limitations. The information will be used by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) for additional cross-checking of data collected Continue Reading

Face Masks And Hand Sanitizes To Be Donated By Procter & Gamble (P&G)- Tempemail

Read Article Procter & Gamble (P&G), one of the leading FMCG companies in India, has stepped up its efforts to serve the country in response to COVID-19 under its response program ‘P&G Suraksha India’. The company has announced today that it will produce face masks and hand sanitizers for its Continue Reading

Coway joins forces with Grab in Malaysia to distribute hand sanitiser and face masks- Tempemail

Malaysia-based wellness company Coway has joined forces with ride-sharing platform Grab to hand out 10,000 kits consisting of hand sanitisers and masks to people living within greater Kuala Lumpur during the coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19). The kits, created by Universal McCann, called ‘Stay Safe’ kits, are made available to Grab’s food Continue Reading

Coway joins forces with Grab in Malaysia to give out hand sanitiser and mask kits through food delivery- Tempemail

Malaysia-based wellness company Coway has joined forces with ride-sharing platform Grab to hand out 10,000 kits consisting of hand sanitisers and masks to people living within greater Kuala Lumpur during the coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19). The kits, created by Universal McCann, called ‘Stay Safe’ kits, are made available to Grab’s food Continue Reading

Meet These Robots That Offer Hand Sanitisers, Face Masks, And Also Clean Door Handles- Tempemail

Read Article Kerala has made a concrete place for itself in the startup archives of India. Also, sadly Kerala is one of the highest affected stats with the Covid-19 outbreak. However, the good news is that a couple of bots installed at the Integrated Startup Complex, Kochi are creating a Continue Reading

ACLU is demanding Homeland Security, CBP, ICE, and TSA hand over records on facial recognition at the border

Why it matters: Government agencies are notoriously slippery when it comes to any attempt at probing their use of controversial technologies, but that won’t stop the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) from trying. Privacy advocates believe that facial recognition, in particular, can enable persistent, undetectable government surveillance on a massive Continue Reading