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China observes a national day of mourning for victims of coronavirus

CHINA OBSERVES A NATIONAL DAY OF MOURNING FOR VICTIMS OF CORONAVIRUS

Chinese President Xi Jinping led the whole country on Saturday in observing a national day of mourning for those who lost their lives...

While U.S. deals with Wuhan virus pandemic, China tries to take advantage of distraction by expanding in South China Sea

WHILE U.S. DEALS WITH WUHAN VIRUS PANDEMIC, CHINA TRIES TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF DISTRACTION BY EXPANDING IN SOUTH CHINA SEA

The Chinese government may not be able to walk and chew gun at the same time, but the United States president certainly can and Beijing...

 
 
 
China honors virus victims with 3 minutes of reflection

CHINA HONORS VIRUS VICTIMS WITH 3 MINUTES OF REFLECTION

With air raid sirens wailing and flags at half-staff, China held a three-minute nationwide moment of reflection on Saturday to honor...

Factbox: Latest on the spread of the coronavirus around the world

FACTBOX: LATEST ON THE SPREAD OF THE CORONAVIRUS AROUND THE WORLD

Global cases of the new coronavirus have shot past 1 million with more than 54,000 fatalities, a Reuters tally showed on Friday, as...

 
 
 
China holds national day of mourning for coronavirus ‘martyrs'

CHINA HOLDS NATIONAL DAY OF MOURNING FOR CORONAVIRUS ‘MARTYRS'

China observed a rare national day of mourning for its coronavirus “martyrs” Saturday, a somber day that coincided with the nation's...

How America's decimated pandemic response capabilities led to one of the worst coronavirus outbreaks in the world

HOW AMERICA'S DECIMATED PANDEMIC RESPONSE CAPABILITIES LED TO ONE OF THE WORST CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAKS IN THE WORLD

The US is the global epicenter of the novel coronavirus pandemic. The story of how the country got here was set in motion years ago,...

 
 
 
Photos show China coming to a standstill to mourn everyone who died of coronavirus, including whistleblower doctor Li Wenliang

PHOTOS SHOW CHINA COMING TO A STANDSTILL TO MOURN EVERYONE WHO DIED OF CORONAVIRUS, INCLUDING WHISTLEBLOWER DOCTOR LI WENLIANG

Getty Images China held a three-minute-long national moment of silence to honor victims of the novel coronavirus on Saturday morning. Among...

Experts are questioning China's reported coronavirus case and death counts. Here's why it's so important to get the data right

EXPERTS ARE QUESTIONING CHINA'S REPORTED CORONAVIRUS CASE AND DEATH COUNTS. HERE'S WHY IT'S SO IMPORTANT TO GET THE DATA RIGHT

Stringer/Getty Images US intelligence , the UK government , and some Wuhan residents reportedly say China has underreported its coronavirus...

 
 
 
6 countries' responses to the coronavirus are revealing which strategies work and which fall short. Widespread testing is crucial, while lockdowns can buy time

6 COUNTRIES' RESPONSES TO THE CORONAVIRUS ARE REVEALING WHICH STRATEGIES WORK AND WHICH FALL SHORT. WIDESPREAD TESTING IS CRUCIAL, WHILE LOCKDOWNS CAN BUY TIME

REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Countries have taken a range of approaches to battling the new coronavirus . Widespread testing, contact tracing,...

Plugin Learning Blox / People's Architecture Office

PLUGIN LEARNING BLOX / PEOPLE'S ARCHITECTURE OFFICE

East facade. Image Courtesy of People's Architecture Office architects: People's Architecture Office Location: Longgang District, Shenzhen,...

 
 
 
Here are the smartphones launching in April 2020

HERE ARE THE SMARTPHONES LAUNCHING IN APRIL 2020

While the COVID-19 virus truly went global in March, it also went past its peak at the epicentre where it all began Wuhan, China. And...

Shenzhen Longhua Book City / Atelier Global

SHENZHEN LONGHUA BOOK CITY / ATELIER GLOBAL

Exterior. Image Shenzhen, Guangdong, China Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Tianpei Zeng Area: 45500.0 m2

 
 
 
Apple is offering store workers $100 toward work-from-home gear and a new stress-management tool as other retailers cut costs and layoff employees

APPLE IS OFFERING STORE WORKERS $100 TOWARD WORK-FROM-HOME GEAR AND A NEW STRESS-MANAGEMENT TOOL AS OTHER RETAILERS CUT COSTS AND LAYOFF EMPLOYEES

Apple has begun offering a $100 reimbursement to store employees working from home and a new mental health benefit. The benefits signal...

'Nothing could be further from the truth': Mask-maker CEO fires back after Trump accuses company of not doing all it could to get masks to US healthcare workers

'NOTHING COULD BE FURTHER FROM THE TRUTH': MASK-MAKER CEO FIRES BACK AFTER TRUMP ACCUSES COMPANY OF NOT DOING ALL IT COULD TO GET MASKS TO US HEALTHCARE WORKERS

3M CEO Mike Roman on Friday responded to a Twitter attack from President Donald Trump, saying that the company is doing all it can...

 
 
 
Redmi Band, new Xiaomi products announced at Mi Fan Festival in China

REDMI BAND, NEW XIAOMI PRODUCTS ANNOUNCED AT MI FAN FESTIVAL IN CHINA

Xiaomi sub-brand Redmi unveiled its first-ever fitness band in China today at the ongoing Mi Fan Festival 2020. It's dubbed as the...

BYD and Toyota detail electric-vehicle joint venture for China

BYD AND TOYOTA DETAIL ELECTRIC-VEHICLE JOINT VENTURE FOR CHINA

Toyota and BYD have released more details of an electric-vehicle joint venture for the Chinese market, which was announced in November...

 
 
 
China's Hubei province reports four new coronavirus deaths as of April 2

CHINA'S HUBEI PROVINCE REPORTS FOUR NEW CORONAVIRUS DEATHS AS OF APRIL 2

Mainland China reported 31 new confirmed coronavirus cases, including two locally transmitted infections, the country's National Health...

Why the U.S. is changing its mind on coronavirus face masks

WHY THE U.S. IS CHANGING ITS MIND ON CORONAVIRUS FACE MASKS

In his daily COVID-19 press briefing on Wednesday, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti stood at the podium and looped the straps of a black...

 
 
 
Samsung's Exynos team “humiliated” by the decision to sell Snapdragon Galaxy S20s in South Korea

SAMSUNG'S EXYNOS TEAM “HUMILIATED” BY THE DECISION TO SELL SNAPDRAGON GALAXY S20S IN SOUTH KOREA

One unique “feature” of Samsung's Galaxy S-series is that the phones are sold with different system chips depending on the region....

Zhang Yan Cultural Museum / Horizontal Design

ZHANG YAN CULTURAL MUSEUM / HORIZONTAL DESIGN

Zhangyan Village, Chonggu Town, Qingpu District, Shanghai, China Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Schran Images Photographs: Courtesy...