Bleach touted as ‘miracle cure’ for Covid being sold on Amazon | Coronavirus outbreak

Industrial bleach is being sold on Amazon through its product pages which consumers are buying under the mistaken belief that it is a “miracle cure” for Covid-19, despite health warnings from the US Food and Drug Administration that drinking the fluid can kill. The chlorine dioxide solutions are being sold Continue Reading

Medical experts v anti-vaxxers: the Covid-19 information battle | Coronavirus outbreak- Tempemail

On one side is the “anti-vax” movement, a constellation of groupings drawn from across the ideological spectrum, far-right opportunists and celebrities including the former Stone Roses frontman Ian Brown. On the other is the NHS, virtually the entire medical community, government departments and Brown’s former Stone Roses bandmate John Squire. Continue Reading

The DRC’s COVID-19 Response is Based on Approaches Tackling the Ebola Outbreak | Tempemail

Sourced from ScienceMag. The Ebola outbreak in the northeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) was declared over today, almost two years since the first case was confirmed. The DRC Ministry of Health made the announcement after no new cases were reported 42 days since the last patient tested Continue Reading

How the ‘Plandemic’ conspiracy theory took hold | Coronavirus outbreak- Tempemail

T o have one viral sensation, Oscar Wilde might have said, is unfortunate. But to have two smacks of carelessness. And that’s what we have. The first is Covid-19, about which much printer’s ink has already been spilled. The second is Plandemic, a 26-minute “documentary” video featuring Dr Judy Mikovits, Continue Reading

We’re all keen to show we care, but we’ve shaped a society that doesn’t care at all | Coronavirus outbreak- Tempemail

T he writer and activist Elie Wiesel once remarked that the opposite of love is not hate, but indifference. Superficially at least, we seem to have taken his admonition to heart – particularly now, as the Covid-19 pandemic forces us to find new ways of balancing isolation with solidarity. For Continue Reading

Elon Musk threatens to move Tesla HQ out of California over Covid-19 restrictions | Coronavirus outbreak

Tesla is suing local authorities in California as the electric carmaker pushes to reopen its factory there and chief executive Elon Musk threatens to move the company’s headquarters to Texas or Nevada. Musk has been pushing to reopen Tesla’s Fremont, California, factory after Alameda County’s health department said the carmaker Continue Reading

Covidsafe app is not working properly on iPhones, authorities admit | Coronavirus outbreak

Australians running the Covidsafe contact tracing app on iPhones may not be recording all the data required if they don’t have the app running in the foreground or they are using an older model phone, the government has admitted. More than 5.1 million Australians have downloaded and registered to use Continue Reading

Spotify’s subscribers, usage surge amid coronavirus outbreak – Networking- Tempemail

Spotify Technology SA’s paid music subscribers surged to 130 million in the first quarter, driving shares in the Swedish music streaming firm higher as its business model proved more resilient than expected in the coronavirus lockdowns. A double-digit rise in quarterly revenue helped the company weather a virus-related decline in Continue Reading

Sweden to limit online betting during coronavirus outbreak – Networking – Software- Tempemail

Sweden said on Thursday it would introduce a limit on how much punters could gamble in online casinos for the duration of the coronavirus outbreak as isolated individuals increasingly turn to such sites for entertainment. With football and other organised sports shut down by restrictions in place to stem the Continue Reading

From an Operations & Customer Service Perspective: Managing Lockdown due to Covid-19 Outbreak- Tempemail

Read Article Lockdown due to Covid-19 outbreak has brought along a lot of learnings for organizations across sectors. Such crisis like situations don’t ask you before coming, hence corporates need to be prepared in advance assuming things can go topsy-turvy anytime without them having any control. At Bajaj Allianz General Continue Reading