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INSIGHT: How Covid-19 Changed the Future of Litigation

May 20th, 2020 at 10:11 am » Comments Off

Covid-19 is proving to be the impetus the legal industry needed to embrace remote technologies, Merchant & Gould attorneys write. They look at how law firms are adjusting to new technologies now and how courts may adopt new technologies going forward. In law firms, one might guess the graduation year of attorneys based only on […]

Covid-19 could trigger ‘media extinction event’ in developing countries

May 20th, 2020 at 10:07 am » Comments Off

Critical reporting under threat as revenue losses leave independent news outlets hostage to government subsidies or whims of billionaires Press freedom groups warn that the integrity of independent journalism could be at risk. Fake news laws and political interference along with growing financial pressures has left many independent media groups in developing countries fighting to […]

The Fed doesn’t believe in a V-shaped recovery and neither should you

May 19th, 2020 at 5:45 pm » Comments Off

The Fed is warning of several risks to the economic recovery process including damaged labor market dynamics and the potential for a long and deep recession. Don’t underestimate COVID-19 and the global scale of the economic crisis. We see the risks for stocks as tilted to the downside and expect a correction lower driven by […]

San Antonio robotics firm becomes first to prove its robots kill coronavirus

May 19th, 2020 at 5:39 pm » Comments Off

Xenex’s patented LightStrike robots have been deployed in more than 500 healthcare facilities worldwide to destroy pathogens like SARS-CoV-2 that can cause deadly infections. San Antonio robotics company Xenex Disinfection Services has become the first to scientifically prove its robot can sterilize a room of the SARS-CoV-2 – the virus that causes COVID-19 – and […]

Chinese scientists develop new test that detects antibodies against Coronavirus in just 10 minutes

May 19th, 2020 at 5:35 pm » Comments Off

Scientists from several institutions in Guangzhou, China, have developed a new test that is similar to a pregnancy test, that detects antibodies against COVID-19 The WHO’s war cry against the novel coronavirus pandemic was “test, test, test.” Such is the importance of extensive testing in a rapidly worsening global health crisis where time is not […]

These 4 industries are going to die

May 18th, 2020 at 1:03 pm » Comments Off

We are not going back to our old economy. It’s over. Right now, something incredibly positive is occurring in our society. It’s never happened before in world history (feel free to correct me if you can find an example). Every scientist, health leader, politician, teacher, business leader, family member — everyone — is converging to […]

Walmart is piloting a pricier 2-hour Express grocery delivery service

May 18th, 2020 at 12:48 pm » Comments Off

Record usage of grocery delivery services amid the COVID-19 pandemic has led to delayed orders, fewer open delivery windows and, on occasion, an inability to even book a delivery time slot. Walmart now hopes to capitalize on the increased demand for speedier delivery with the introduction of a new service that allows consumers to pay […]

Get me out of here! Americans flee crowded cities amid COVID-19, consider permanent moves

May 17th, 2020 at 12:01 pm » Comments Off

  Ben Greenzweig is itching to move his wife and three kids South, a plan that may get accelerated due to the coronavirus pandemic. The CEO and co-founder of conference company Momentum Event Group, says he’s looking to move to either North Carolina or South Carolina from the New York City suburbs in Westchester County, […]

Indians are waiting to dineout with family and friends post lockdown: Survey

May 17th, 2020 at 11:51 am » Comments Off

The report also revealed that most of India have been craving Pizza since the lockdown has been implemented, except Chennai, Hyderabad and Kolkata where their popular & indigenous Biryani recipes reign supreme. As per the report, 77% respondents claimed that they are waiting to dine out with friends and family once the COVID-19 lockdown is […]

It’s time to accept that the point of school has changed

May 17th, 2020 at 11:49 am » Comments Off

Lisa Selin Davis is the author of “Tomboy: The Surprising History and Future of Girls Who Dare to Be Different.” She has written The New York Times, CNN, The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian and many other publications. She The views expressed here are hers. (CNN)”Stay out of Google Classroom,” the administrators of my daughter’s […]

Hong Kong airport brings in cleaning robots and disinfection booth

May 16th, 2020 at 1:00 pm » Comments Off

(CNN) — Cleaning robots, temperature checks and antimicrobial coatings could soon become synonymous with airport trips. Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) has provided a glimpse into what international airport procedures might look like once we’re traveling again, and a lot of disinfection technologies are involved. The busy Asia airport claims it’s the first in the […]

Tyson Foods chairman warns ‘the food supply chain is breaking’

May 15th, 2020 at 12:35 am » Comments Off

The chairman of Tyson Foods is warning that “millions of pounds of meat will disappear” from the national food supply chain as the coronavirus outbreak forces food processing plants to shutter. “The food supply chain is breaking,” John Tyson wrote in a full-page advertisement published Sunday in The New York Times, The Washington Post and […]

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