Image copyright Reuters Dyson has announced it will develop a new type of medical ventilator for the NHS, to help with coronavirus. The firm, headed by British inventor Sir James Dyson, said it had responded to the government’s request for help. Meanwhile, a consortium of more than a dozen companiesContinue Reading

The Trump administration and regulators have tried to tamp down speculation that trading should be shut down temporarily until the implications of the crisis become clearer, arguing that the markets are functioning as they should amid the regular trading halts, known as “circuit breakers,” sparked by dramatic drops in stockContinue Reading

OAKLAND, Calif. — While the rest of the economy is tanking from the crippling impact of the coronavirus, business at the biggest technology companies is holding steady — even thriving. Amazon said it was hiring 100,000 warehouse workers to meet surging demand. Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s chief executive, said traffic forContinue Reading

Twitter may not be able to address all tweets that violate its guidelines on incomplete or misleading information regarding the coronvirus. Graphic by Pixabay/Illustration by CNET For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. Just days after announcing a new push to combatContinue Reading