Apple works with White House to release ‘COVID-19’ app, website – Software- Tempemail

Apple Inc and the White House said on Friday that the iPhone maker worked with the Trump administration and federal agencies to release an app and website that will direct users to guidance from the Centers for Disease Control on the disease caused by the coronavirus. The app, which will Continue Reading

Uber urges White House to include gig workers in coronavirus stimulus – Finance – Networking- Tempemail

Uber Technologies Inc’s chief executive on Monday called on US President Donald Trump to include independent drivers and delivery workers in the country’s planned US$1 trillion coronavirus stimulus package and urged US lawmakers to change labor laws in the long term. Lawmakers in Washington are discussing a deal to pump Continue Reading

White House puts American supercomputers to work on Covid-19

Why it matters: In a bid to accelerate the understanding of the novel coronavirus and expedite research into potential drugs and vaccines, scientists and researchers will now have unprecedented access to some of the country’s most powerful supercomputers. In response to the Covid-19 pandemic sweeping the globe, the White House Continue Reading

White House Gets Proactive While Dealing With The Coronavirus- Tempemail

Read Article Just a while back Express Computer mentioned about White House’s concern on the Coronavirus. It is reported that on Wednesday, the White House sought help from Amazon, Google, and other tech giants to put up a brave fight against the coronavirus. Also Read: Now Startups Tackling Coronavirus, Have Continue Reading

White House, tech industry meet to discuss coronavirus response – Strategy- Tempemail

White House officials met Wednesday with US technology industry officials to discuss tech-related response efforts to combat the coronavirus outbreak and ways for government to collaborate with the private sector. COVID19, the disease caused by the virus, has killed about 30 people in the United States, and infected more than Continue Reading

Not so white, male and straight: the video games industry is changing | Games

The old stereotype of video game players as spotty, socially isolated boys in basements is finally disappearing after decades, but the popular image of game developers is enduring. They are imagined to be white and beardy, with glasses and a probable fondness for sci-fi and fantasy, and this is hardly Continue Reading

People on the move including Kantar, White House, Starbucks, and Del Taco- Tempemail

This week has seen another wave of appointments and departures at brands, media owners and agencies. Tempemail has rounded up the key moves from the EMEA, APAC and North America regions below. This week includes moves from Starbucks, White House, Del Taco, Disney Channel and Kantar. Kantar After the long-serving Continue Reading

White House calls for biggest NASA budget in decades to reach the moon, Mars – Finance- Tempemail

The White House on Monday asked Congress for US$25.2 billion (A$37.4 billion) for NASA in 2021, the agency’s biggest budget in decades, calling for steady increases over five years to meet President Donald Trump’s goal of landing astronauts on the moon and Mars. The request would boost the Tempemail Aeronautics and Continue Reading

White House dismisses idea of US buying Nokia, Ericsson to challenge Huawei – Finance – Security – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

US Vice President Mike Pence on Friday and the top White House economic adviser dismissed an unusual suggestion from US Attorney General William Barr that the United States consider taking control of two major foreign rivals of China-based Huawei Technologies Co Ltd. Barr, a former general counsel at Verizon Communications Continue Reading

White House adviser says UK’s 5G actions won’t hinder trade deal – Strategy- Tempemail

Britain’s decision to grant China-based Huawei Technologies a limited role in its 5G network despite US concerns will not hinder efforts to reach a US-UK trade deal, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Friday. “We will be working with our British cousins on 5G. We think we can Continue Reading