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Hike Chatbot Natasha Updates Users On Covid-19

Efforts are on to help control the spread of misinformation on Covid-19 through various tech tools. Hike Sticker Chat app has updated its virtual...

TikTok Pledges $10 Million To WHO’s Solidarity Response Fund

TikTok is donating a sum of $10 million to the World Health Organisation’s Solidarity Response Fund in a bid to help the global community...

After Apple, Google Bans Infowars App From Play Store

Google has banned the Infowars Android app from its Play Store for posting fake claims about new coronavirus. Infowars is a far-right American conspiracy...

Amazon’s Alexa To Help You Diagnose COVID-19 In The US

Amazon Alexa users in the US can now use the voice assistant to help diagnose cases of coronavirus infection, the first steps at least. Queries...

Apple Launches COVID-19 Screening Website And App

Apple has just introduced its new COVID-19 screen website and an app following the CDC (Centers for Disease Control) guidance. The aim of the screening...

Spotify Launches COVID-19 Music Relief Project

Spotify Technology SA said it had launched a COVID-19 music relief project to raise funds for musicians as the coronavirus pandemic grounds life to...

Google, Facebook May Lose Over $44bn In Ad Revenue In 2020

The novel coronavirus pandemic can wipe out more than $44 billion in global ad revenue for the tech giants Facebook and Google in 2020...

TikTok Suspends HD Streaming Across Europe

TikTok has announced that it is going to restrict HD streaming on its platform in Europe for 30 days. This decision has been taken...