“The world is shifting from analog to digital technology at a faster pace” – UN Chief

Opening remarks by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations on the Launch of his Roadmap for Digital Cooperation – The State of the Digital World Today and Implementing the Roadmap. “(…) his is the backdrop to the Roadmap for Digital Cooperation that we are launching today.   The Roadmap is a guide for a multilateral, multi-stakeholder way forward in the … Read more “The world is shifting from analog to digital technology at a faster pace” – UN Chief

Cuomo: Opening New York City Is Up to Me, Not De Blasio

New York City’s mayor unveiled a new set of data thresholds Friday to help determine when to loosen restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic, but his frequent political sparring partner, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, later said it will be up to the state, not the city, to make those decisions. “No local official can open or … Read more Cuomo: Opening New York City Is Up to Me, Not De Blasio

Gym-goer Arrested In New Jersey For Reportedly Breaking Lockdown Order

Police arrest a customer at Atilis Gym in New Jersey on May 19 as it reopens despite Governor Phil Murphy’s lockdown order. Philadelphia Inquirer reporter Ellie Rushing said police cited the man for breaking the governor’s emergency stay-at-home order and police obstruction. News reports said he refused to give his name and information to the … Read more Gym-goer Arrested In New Jersey For Reportedly Breaking Lockdown Order

NYC, Long Island Lockdowns Extended by at Least Two Weeks: Cuomo

New York City, Long Island and Western New York will remain closed for the foreseeable future after failing to meet the requirements to begin restarting their economies Friday. Five of 10 regions of the state are slated for a phased reopening when Governor Andrew Cuomo’s stay-at-home order expires: Central New York, Finger Lakes, Southern Tier, … Read more NYC, Long Island Lockdowns Extended by at Least Two Weeks: Cuomo

Trump Announces $1 Billion in Funding to Increase Covid-19 Testing in U.S. States

President Donald Trump has announced that his administration has approved $1 billion for states and U.S. territories to help ramp up testing for the coronavirus. Trump made the announcement from the Rose Garden on Monday. For weeks the White House has resisted calls to set specific testing goals or metrics. And President Trump has reiterated … Read more Trump Announces $1 Billion in Funding to Increase Covid-19 Testing in U.S. States

Revised Covid-19 model reveals grim news

A key Coronavirus model often cited by President Donald Trump’s coronavirus task force, now says that deaths from Covid-19 will rise. Built by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington, the model projects that there will be over 74,000 deaths by August 4. CNN’s Erica Hill and Dr. Sanjay Gupta … Read more Revised Covid-19 model reveals grim news

IGN News Live: Series X Loads Gears 4X Faster, GTA5 Leaving Game Pass – 04/23/2020

Powered by Restream https://restream.io/ Join us for our daily live news show to talk about all the little news bits that dropped today! Finally some concrete Series X speed metrics, good news regarding Tenet, Arthur Morgan rides again, plus the scoop on next week’s Watch From Home Theatre! More details (and your comments? We hope?) … Read more IGN News Live: Series X Loads Gears 4X Faster, GTA5 Leaving Game Pass – 04/23/2020

Experts: U.S. authorities could have acted much earlier to slow the spread of coronavirus

The U.S. will reach its highest daily number of deaths on or around Sunday according to modeling by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington in Seattle. U.S. President Donald Trump has ​maintained his administration​’s response is strong. But experts say U.S. authorities could have acted much earlier to slow … Read more Experts: U.S. authorities could have acted much earlier to slow the spread of coronavirus

Trump says he’ll consult experts on re-opening government, but decide himself | ABC News

Pres. Trump says he will “surround myself with the greatest minds” to make decision on when to reopen country amid federal social distancing guidelines. Asked what metrics he will use to make the call, he points at his head: “The metrics right here. That’s my metrics. That’s all I can do.” abcn.ws/2VwW4d5 #donaldtrump #covid19 #coronavirus … Read more Trump says he’ll consult experts on re-opening government, but decide himself | ABC News

Coronavirus: Up to 240,000 Could Die in U.S. from Covid-19 Outbreak, Birx Says

As many as 200,000 Americans are projected to die in the U.S. coronavirus outbreak, a top White House official said, even with another 30 days of the most stringent public health restrictions. #Coronavirus #Covid19 Deborah Birx, the top public health official coordinating the coronavirus task force, revealed the data Tuesday, after the same analysis caused … Read more Coronavirus: Up to 240,000 Could Die in U.S. from Covid-19 Outbreak, Birx Says

UBS CEO Ermotti on Earnings, Wealth Management, Profit Targets

Jan.21 — UBS Group AG Chief Executive Officer Sergio Ermotti discusses fourth-quarter earnings, wealth management outflows and profit targets. The Swiss bank failed to meet several key metrics set during the last revamp of its goals just over a year ago, highlighting the mounting headwinds for European lenders at a time when their U.S. rivals … Read more UBS CEO Ermotti on Earnings, Wealth Management, Profit Targets

Essential Technologies: Key Privacy Concerns

Artificial intelligence and other emerging technology tools can streamline data collection and tracking to ensure quality patient reporting and other value-based metrics. This panel discusses unique PII and PHI privacy issues in health care when implementing this key technology. Kathleen Blake, Senior Vice President, Healthcare Quality, American Medical Association Lucia Savage, Chief Privacy & Regulatory … Read more Essential Technologies: Key Privacy Concerns

Magazine Industry Moves to Standardize Digital Audience Metrics

Adobe has worked with magazine publishers, MPA – The Association of Magazine Media, Adobe and the American Association of Advertising Agencies (4As) to standardize audience and engagement metrics. Through analytics included with the Adobe® Digital Publishing Suite, Adobe now enables digital magazine publishers to measure: The total number of tablet readers per issue; Total number … Read more Magazine Industry Moves to Standardize Digital Audience Metrics