Monthly Archives: July 2020

Botswana’s Capital Back in Lockdown After COVID-19 Cases Double

GABORONE – Botswana has put its capital, Gaborone, back into a two-week lockdown starting Friday, closing schools and restricting movements, after confirmed local COVID-19 transmissions doubled this week. Botswana’s health minister, Dr. Lemogang Kwape, said a return to lockdown was needed after the capital saw what he called a “worrying rise” in local cases of

3 Charged in Massive Twitter Hack, Bitcoin Scam

LONDON – A British man, a Florida man and a Florida teen hacked the Twitter accounts of prominent politicians, celebrities and technology moguls to scam people around globe out of more than $100,000 in bitcoin, authorities said Friday. Graham Ivan Clark, 17, was arrested Friday in Tampa, where the Hillsborough State Attorney’s Office will prosecute

Un dispositif médical qui sauve la vie en cas d’hémorragie du post-partum reçoit l’approbation réglementaire au Ghana et au Kenya

Fabriqué en Afrique : Le premier dispositif de tamponnement intra-utérin par ballonnet à faible coût et préassemblé qui protège les femmes contre la cause principale de mortalité maternelle SEATTLE, 31 juillet 2020 /PRNewswire/ — L’organisation de santé mondiale à but non lucratif PATH et la société Sinapi Biomedical d’Afrique du Sud, ont annoncé aujourd’hui que le ballonnet utérin Sinapi Ellavi […]

Les réseaux à très haut débit créent une compétitivité différenciée pour les opérateurs

SHENZHEN, Chine, 30 juillet 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Huawei a organisé la séance « Premium Networks, Better Digital World » (Des réseaux à très haut débit pour améliorer le monde numérique) lors du Better World Summit 2020. Durant cette séance en mode interactif, des opérateurs internationaux, l’analyste d’IDC et Huawei ont discuté de la façon dont les opérateurs pouvaient différencier leurs […]

NBA Resumes Thursday With Playoff Push

    The National Basketball Association is resuming its season Thursday, 20 weeks after suspending play when a player tested positive for the coronavirus. The regular season was nearing its end at the time of the shutdown, so the league is finishing with an eight-game schedule for 22 teams that have either already qualified for

Australia Sees Deadliest Day of Pandemic So Far

SYDNEY – Australia’s COVID-19 crisis is intensifying, with a record 723 new infections reported in the state of Victoria in the past day.  Thirteen people have died.  Some internal borders in eastern Australia will again close in a bid to stop the spread of the virus. Wednesday was Australia’s deadliest day of the pandemic so