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Coronavirus Resistance: Can You Get Covid Twice?

In this day and age, being a Covid-19 survivor is quite a big deal. Imagine that you lived through a pandemic and are now feeling indestructible. Clearly, you won’t get it again, right; especially after getting the vaccination?  Well, sorry...

Exotec Raises $335M to Eliminate Human Error

Exotec has raised total funding of $335 million in Series D to raise the company valuation to $2 billion. The project is led by Goldman Sachs’ Growth Equity to partially automate the logistics of a regular warehouse. Also, the...

China Cuts Interest Rates First Time Since April 2020

China’s central bank cuts the interest rate of its medium-term loans for the first time since April 2020, in an attempt to cushion any economic slowdown. The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) said on Monday that it was lowering the...

Hong Kong Detects First Omicron Case After Months

Hong Kong is one of the first places that hasn’t reported a locally sourced case in the last seven months. Even though Omicron cases were being brought in from other countries throughout the year. They never seeped into the...

GM, Google, and Intel Pull Out From CES 2022

Google is the latest company to drop out of in-person events from CES 2022. Google joins its sister company Wamo and a star-studded lineup of tech companies that have canceled their in-person events.  A spokesperson from Google announced, "After careful...

CDC Shortens Covid-19 Isolation to 5 Days

Since the past year and a half, the norm is that asymptomatic people with Covid-19 must isolate themselves for 10 days. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shortened Covid-19 isolation to 5 days only. As Omicron cases...

Fake COVID Vaccination Cards Now a State Crime

Falsifying Covid Vaccination Cards is a State Crime Now When the pandemic started, no one ever imagined that we’d have a treatment for it soon, let alone faking Covid vaccination cards. And, yet, here we are. Making, selling or buying...

Is Omicron Variant More Deadly?

The discovery of the new variant, Omicron, has left everyone wondering what the future holds for us. It has been classified by the World Health Organization as a “variant of concern.” Botswana in Southern Africa was the first to...

What Do We Know About the New COVID Variant

A new Covid-19 variant has been found in South Africa, quite different from all other previous versions of the virus. Positivity rates for the new variant are rising, and researchers are rushing to find more information. There are a lot...

Vaccine Incentives by Different States and Countries

The world has gone through many changes throughout the two years of Covid; we are now standing at the cusp of the ultimate solution: Vaccination. Vaccine incentives provided by different states and countries is what's keeping this process afloat....

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