Daily Archives: May 11, 2020

Nokia fails to secure 5G contracts in China due to technical issues

BEIJING, May 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A news report by China.org.cn on Nokia fails to secure 5G contracts in China due to technical issues.

A visitor experiences an interactive football shooting game supported by 5G technology at Nokia's exhibition stand during the First China International Import Expo on Nov. 8, 2018.

Finland-based telecommunications equipment company Nokia has come away almost empty-handed in terms of huge 5G contracts …

European Markets Begin Week in Positive Territory

 

European markets are beginning the week on a high note, with all three major indexes making gains in early trading Monday.

The FTSE in London and the DAX in Frankfurt are both 0.4% higher, while the CAC-40 in Paris …

Once Thriving Bartender Struggles to Pay Rent, Buy Food

A record number of Americans are unemployed as much of the nation’s economy remains at a standstill. Nearly 29,000 Virginians lost their jobs in March. Bartender Daniel Arden was one of them. He is grateful that he and his daughter …

AP-NORC poll: Majority Disapprove of Coronavirus Protests

WASHINGTON – A majority of Americans disapprove of protests against restrictions aimed at preventing the spread the coronavirus, according to a new poll that also finds the still-expansive support for such limits — including restaurant closures and stay-at-home orders — …

Viruses Are Always Changing, Here’s Why That Could Hamper Development of an Effective COVID-19 Vaccine

The Trump administration is pushing to have hundreds of millions of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine available by the end of the year. However, experts say the unprecedented speed risks taking shortcuts on safety, and there’s no guarantee that any …

Did Coronavirus Come from the Bat Guano Trade?

Scientists suspect COVID-19 originally came from a bat, which may have harbored a wide range of coronaviruses. Despite the pandemic, the global trade in bat products continues, including in their highly prized feces, called guano.

Bat guano is commonly used …