The coronavirus impact on jobs looks brutal

The coronavirus impact on jobs looks brutal

A sign at a Las Vegas casino. Nonessential businesses across the US have been shutting their doors as the country tries to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Ethan Miller/Getty Images As lockdowns increase, businesses close and concern grows about the economic effects of the¬†coronavirus pandemic, Goldman Sachs is projecting that a record 2.25 million […]
Smartphone shipments see record drop as coronavirus stops shoppers

Smartphone shipments see record drop as coronavirus stops shoppers

Shipments of smartphones have been hurt by the coronavirus.  CNET For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. Smartphone shipments saw their biggest ever drop in February as the novel coronavirus ravaged China,...
Microsoft helps CDC build a coronavirus ‘self-checker’

Microsoft helps CDC build a coronavirus ‘self-checker’

James Martin/CNET The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now has a “coronavirus self-checker” tool on its website that can assess people’s symptoms and risk factors, and help them make decisions on seeking medical care. The tool was...