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With many countries in lockdown and Australians urged not to interact socially, it would be easy to completely disconnect from the world. In the video above: Joe Wicks on his online PE sessions Luckily, thanks to technology and some people thinking outside the box, there are plenty of ways to stay in touch and keep …

Self-isolation can be tough for any age group as it is mentally draining, especially for those who are alone at home. Just over 40% of elderly adults live on their own and during the national lockdown (announced on the 25th of March), set to occur for at least 3 weeks, this will be a difficult …

Historically, communities of faith overcome obstacles together. Many Valley churches of all faiths are crossing their latest hurdle — finding ways to worship while buildings are closed due to the novel coronavirus outbreak — both alone and together thanks to modern technology. “Regular life and ministry have been disrupted by the coronavirus and we’re adjusting,” said …

Drones are also being used to counter the pandemic spread. By Shriya Roy With every passing hour, the world continues to grapple with the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic. The novel Coronavirus that first appeared in China has now spread its web across the globe, affecting many with each passing day. The deadly virus outbreak …

CENTERVILLE — Because some parts of Bethany Village Assisted Living Facility in Centerville are off limits because of concerns about the coronavirus, technology is being used to help residents communicate with family. >> Coronavirus: Live updates Thursday night at the facility, John and Lillian Marco used an iPad and the Facetime app to speak with …

Coronavirus hasn’t been cured, but engineering innovations like 3D printing, medical robots and antimicrobial coatings are helping fight against COVID-19. 3D-printed respirators   As more hospitals see an influx of COVID-19 patients, equipment to treat symptoms is in short supply. Hospitals in hard-hit Italy have been overwhelmed and are running out of space and equipment, including …

THESE days we spend more time on our smartphones than talking to our neighbours. Technology and the internet is an inescapably huge part of all of our lives. But imagine what life is like for those who don’t know their iOS from their Android. Just about everything is now online, from train tickets to doctors’ …

With Tony Riley President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus in the press briefing room at the White House in Washington, Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, as Vice President Mike Pence listens.( AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Ctrl + N Silicon Valley could play a critical role in the federal government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak.   The …

SILICON SLOPES, Utah, March 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Domo (Nasdaq: DOMO), today announced it has been named on the Women Tech Council (WTC) 2020 Shatter List, a recognition of companies with active measures that help break the glass ceiling for women in technology. This is Domo’s third consecutive Shatter List inclusion, with each of …

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Technology at the Golisano Children’s Hospital is helping pediatric patients go on explorations, without ever having to leave the hospital. It’s all part of their virtual reality system. The VR system consists of two headsets and a PlayStation. One of the headsets is to play games, while the other takes kids …