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Mark Zuckerberg Commits $25 Million to Chinese Virus Research Fund

The philanthropic arm of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s empire, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, has reportedly committed to $25 million to a research fund that aims…

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Video: Delivery Driver Spits on Amazon Package

A video posted online and reported on by TMZ  shows a delivery driver spitting on an Amazon package before delivering it to the recipient’s porch.

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Internet Usage Up 70% During Chinese Virus Pandemic

A recent report states that internet usage has surged by between 50 and 70 percent during the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic while streaming services have seen…

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Apple Leaves Customers Waiting on Store Repairs with No Devices

Tech giant Apple has stated that customers who didn’t pick up devices left for repairs within two days of the company closing its retail stores…

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WSJ: Jeff Bezos Sold $3.4 Billion in Amazon Stock as Coronavirus Hit USA

A recent analysis by the Wall Street Journal shows that top executives in the United States sold a total of roughly $9.2 billion worth of stock…

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Silicon Valley Overlords Promise to Donate Millions of Masks to Fight Chinese Virus

Silicon Valley Masters of the Universe Tim Cook, Elon Musk, and Mark Zuckerberg have reportedly promised to donate as many as 18 million face masks…

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Apple Closes All Retail Stores – Except in China

Tech giant Apple has reportedly closed all of its stores outside of China just days after announcing the reopening of its Chinese retail stores.

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Report: Apple Warns Stores It Is Running Out of Replacement iPhones

Tech giant Apple has warned its retail stores that supplies of replacement iPhones are running low as the coronavirus outbreak puts a strain on the…

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Robinhood Blames ‘Thundering Herd’ Effect for Stock Trading Outages

The Robinhood trading app crashed this week during a major U.S. trading day, preventing customers from making trades as stocks surged, an outage that lasted into…

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Amazon Employee in Seattle Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Amazon announced on Tuesday that an employee working at one of its Seattle, Washington, offices has tested positive for coronavirus.

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Twitter Tells Employees to Work from Home over Coronavirus Fears

Twitter has instructed its employees to work from home in order to avoid spreading the coronavirus.

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Report: Panasonic Will Exit Production at Tesla’s New York ‘Gigafactory’ as Partnership Frays

Panasonic has reportedly stated that it will stop solar cell production at Tesla’s New York “Gigafactory,” the latest sign of strain in the relationship between…

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Report: Uber and Lyft Generate 69 percent More Pollution in Cities

According to a recent study, ride-hailing trips with Uber and Lyft result in an estimated 69 percent more climate pollution on average than the trips…

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Apple Faces Shareholder Vote Criticizing Censorship on Behalf of Communist China

Tech giant Apple is facing a shareholder vote on a proposal critical of the company’s decision to remove apps from its store at the request…

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Amazon Wants to Take Over the Grocery Store Business

E-commerce giant Amazon has opened a new checkout-free “Go” Grocery store in Seattle this week, with 5,000 items available across its largest brick and mortar…

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