Apple, Google to create contact tracing technology to fight coronavirus spread

By Stephen Nellis and Paresh Dave (Reuters) – Apple Inc <AAPL.O> and Alphabet Inc’s <GOOGL.O> Google…

Singapore stops teachers using Zoom app after ‘very serious incidents’

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore has suspended the use of video-conferencing tool Zoom by teachers, its education…

Nintendo game pulled from Chinese platforms after Hong Kong protest

By Pei Li HONG KONG (Reuters) – A Nintendo Switch video game has been pulled off…

Three U.S. local governments to adopt coronavirus contact tracing app: MIT

By Paresh Dave OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) – Three U.S. local governments plan to sign deals this…

Facebook must face renewed privacy lawsuit over user tracking

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) – A federal appeals court on Thursday revived nationwide litigation accusing Facebook…

Fans of card games resort to playing via video chat during social distancing

By Paresh Dave OAKLAND, California (Reuters) – Fans of popular group card games including Codenames, Spyfall…

Ancient string provides further evidence of Neanderthals talents

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Neanderthals used plant fibers to create string more than 40,000…

As delivery workers emerge as frontline soldiers, India’s government warms to e-commerce

By Sankalp Phartiyal NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Three days after India imposed a nationwide lockdown, Devender…

Facebook sues Bangkok resident for selling fraudulent ad tools

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc <FB.O> sued a Bangkok-based Indian man on Thursday for developing and marketing…

A day in the life of an Amazon courier on the frontlines of the U.S. pandemic

By Nathan Frandino and Shannon Stapleton DUBLIN, Calif. (Reuters) – Excelso Sabulao delivers groceries for Amazon.com…