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Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 13, 2020

As of 5 am, June 13, 2020: World count: 7,573,699 cases, 3,582,269 recoveries, 423,155 deaths There are now 7,573,699 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 2,077,370 infections, followed by Brazil (809,398) and Russia (511,423).  There have been 423,155...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 5, 2020

As of 8 am, June 5, 2020: World count: 6,573,286 cases, 2,837,955 recoveries, 387,898 deaths There are now 6,573,286 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 387,898 deaths from the coronavirus all over the globe since the pandemic began. The United States has the highest number...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 9, 2020

As of 9 am, May 9, 2020: World count: 3,932,896 cases, 274,422 deaths, 1,313,004 recoveries There are now 3,932,896 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 274,422 deaths. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,316,092 infections, followed by Spain (222,857) and Italy...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 8, 2020

As of 8 am, May 8, 2020: World count: 3,784,085 cases, 264,679 deaths, 1,255,685 recoveries There are now 3,784,085 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 264,679 deaths. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,285,451 infections, followed by Spain (221,447) and Italy (215,858). ...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 5, 2020

As of 9 am, May 5, 2020: World count: 3,578,301 cases, 251,059 deaths, 1,162,279 recoveries There are now 3,578,301 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 251,059 deaths worldwide. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,207,436 infections, followed by Spain (218,011) and Italy...

Asia virus latest: Japan to extend emergency; Malaysia eases curbs

Here are the latest developments from Asia related to the coronavirus pandemic: - Japan set to extend virus emergency - Japan's government prepared to extend its nationwide state of emergency to the end of May as it braced for a lengthy battle against the coronavirus pandemic. Prime...

Work from home innovations: wearable video conference background made of cardboard

Tokyo – What started out as a joke became a business opportunity for one Twitter user who created a wearable background for video calls made out of cardboard. With many companies implementing a work-from-home schedule for their employees, video conferencing has become the go-to medium...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 1, 2020

As of 8 am, May 1, 2020: World count: 3,249,022 cases, 230,804 deaths There are now 3,249,022  confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 230,804 deaths worldwide. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,079,780 infections, followed by Spain (213,435) and Italy...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 20, 2020

As of 9 am, April 20, 2020: World count There are now 2,382,064 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States accounts for the highest number of cases, with 762,690 infections, followed by Spain (198,674) and Italy (178,972).  There have been 165,636 deaths worldwide, and 611,791 people worldwide...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 17, 2020

As of 8 am, April 17, 2020: World count  There are now 2,138,763 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 671,308 infections, followed by Spain (184,945) and Italy (168,941).  There have been 142,735 deaths worldwide. The US, again, is on top...