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The five: robots helping to tackle coronavirus | Technology

Boston Dynamics Singapore park-goers have been reminded of their social distancing obligations by Boston Dynamics’ yellow “dog”. The robot hound is equipped with numerous cameras and sensors, which it can use to detect transgressors and broadcast pre-recorded warnings. The authorities have reassured locals it is not a quadruped data-collection device. …

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US company trials coronavirus vaccine in Australia

A U.S. biotechnology company has begun human trials in Australia of a vaccine for the coronarvirus with hopes of releasing a proven vaccine this year By ROD McGUIRK Associated Press May 26, 2020, 12:55 AM 3 min read 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article CANBERRA, Australia …

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Amazon should disclose coronavirus deaths

Our essential workers are dying. Just this week, we learned of three more Amazon warehouse workers who have died due to Covid-19, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths to seven. Unofficial tallies, mostly tracked by concerned Amazon employees who receive text message alerts whenever one of their colleagues catches …

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