Flashing necklace alerts wearer to keep social distance

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Flashing necklace alerts wearer to keep social distance” – below is their description.

A wearable device called ‘Bump’, developed by UK robotics company Tharsus, will send signals when wearers forget to socially distance. The device helped the 2020 London Marathon take place despite the Covid-19 restrictions. Support us: https://subscribe.scmp.com

South China Morning Post YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - South China Morning Post

The South China Morning Post (SCMP), with its Sunday edition, the Sunday Morning Post, is a Hong Kong-based English-language newspaper founded in 1903. It is Hong Kong’s newspaper of record, owned by Alibaba Group.

Recent from South China Morning Post:

China-built clean coal-fired power plant in Dubai completed

California shooting suspect could face death penalty, prosecutors say

North Korea struggles with drug shortages amid surge in Covid-19 cases

In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

5 Recent Items: COVID-19

COVID-19 cases surge to highest point since mid-February | WNT

Madison Cawthorn Ousted After Relentless GOP Campaign to Take Him Down: A Closer Look

Mayor Adams Urges Calm as NYC Raises Covid Alert Level

Jeremy Hunt has ‘extremist positions’ on covid and the EU says Brendan O’Neill

‘Anyone who argued for zero-Covid doesn’t deserves to be taken seriously again’ | Brendan O’Neill

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

Posting....