A Startup Paid a Facebook Designer $50,000 to Start a Crypto Company

A Startup Paid a Facebook Designer $50,000 to Start a Crypto Company

Party Round has announced a Facebook product designer as the winner of its BigTech Fellowship. Lauren Connolly is a single mom who has worked in Big Tech for over a decade. Her idea is to build a crypto-focused financial literacy platform. Lauren Connolly just won $50,000, so she quit her job at Facebook.For the past … Read more

Children fuel English COVID case rise after slow vaccine start

Children fuel English COVID case rise after slow vaccine start

Cases high with 8% of secondary school children infectedConcern for health service as well as schoolsDebate over the impact vaccines make on transmission in schoolsWalk-in clinics boost Scotland’s efforts to vaccinate childrenLONDON, Oct 19 (Reuters) – The spread of COVID-19 among children in England is fuelling a rise in cases nationally and causing concern among … Read more

B.C. to hopefully start offering COVID vaccines for children in early November

B.C. to hopefully start offering COVID vaccines for children in early November

B.C.’s provincial health officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry, and Health Minister Adrian Dix are providing an update Tuesday on the COVID-19 crisis in the province. Henry said parents can now register their children, ages five to 11, to receive a Pfizer vaccine, once it is approved by Health Canada.She said the province is looking at … Read more

Covid: UK start to pandemic worst public health failure ever, MPs say – BBC News

Covid: UK start to pandemic worst public health failure ever, MPs say - BBC News

Covid: UK start to pandemic worst public health failure ever, MPs say  BBC NewsCummings right about ‘false groupthink’, says Covid inquiry chair  The GuardianBritish government waited too long to implement COVID-19 lockdown, parliamentary report concludes  ABC NewsCovid response ‘one of UK’s worst ever public health failures’  The GuardianView Full coverage on Google News Source link

Vietnam’s biggest city to start lifting COVID-19 curbs to spur business

Vietnam's biggest city to start lifting COVID-19 curbs to spur business

Motorbikes drive past a billboard warning against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) after the government eased nationwide lockdown during the outbreak in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, April 25, 2020. REUTERS/Yen DuongJobs available as industry restarts – government99.6% of Vietnam’s COVID-19 cases recorded since MayCrisis centred largely in Ho Chi Minh CityHANOI, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Vietnam’s … Read more