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San Francisco hospitals not yet overwhelmed with coronavirus cases

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A closure sign in San Francisco’s Marina district. Getty Images In San Francisco, once feared to be a hotbed for the coronavirus, doctors are not yet seeing the dire overcrowding of hospitals that areas such as New York are experiencing.......
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Nike gets more exercise app users, and it’s driving online sales

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Nike‘s stores might be temporarily shut due to COVID-19, but the sportswear giant is getting more people to sweat during stressful times. With many gyms like Equinox shut down, people are turning to its apps, and that is helping boost......
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How firms should market themselves during the coronavirus crisis

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Information or irritation? Brand promotion might not seem like the best idea during the coronavirus crisis, with people taking to Twitter to express their annoyance at being sent marketing emails from companies they haven’t heard from in years. And most......
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Israel, China, Singapore use surveillance tech to track Covid-19

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here From Israel to South Korea to China, governments around the world are using technology to track the coronavirus outbreak as they race to stem its spread. But how long will it last and is this an infringement of privacy, rights......
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Facebook gives step-by-step instructions on how to spot fake news

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New York Post – For more and to sign up click here Get better at knowing what’s real news. With human moderators sent home due to the coronavirus, and artificial intelligence systems scrambling to replace them, Facebook is taking a small step to educate its users on how to spot......
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IPG withdraws guidance for 2020 as economic impact hits clients

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Michael Roth, IPG CEO. Michael Newberg | CNBC One of the largest advertising holding companies, Interpublic Group of Cos., withdrew its financial performance targets for full-year 2020 on Thursday amid the increasing spread of COVID-19. Shares of the company, which has......
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Futures flat as investors wait on Congress to pass stimulus bill

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here U.S. stock futures were flat in early trading Wednesday night as markets tried to build on recent strength in the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500. The two indexes have just posted their first back-to-back gains since February. Fueling......
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Airbnb hosts turn to long-term rentals, competitors due to coronavirus

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Many Airbnb hosts like Sean Ray are now listing their properties on more websites and making them available for longer terms at discounted rates. Courtesy Sean Ray Sean Ray normally rents out his 3-bedroom Dallas house for a few days......
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State AGs call on Amazon and others to prevent coronavirus price gouging

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos on October 02, 2019. Elif Ozturk | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images A group of 33 attorneys general from U.S. states and territories called on Amazon, Ebay, Facebook, Walmart and Craigslist to prevent price gouging on coronavirus-related......
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Facebook, Microsoft and other tech companies partner with WHO for coronavirus hackathon

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers the opening keynote introducing new Facebook, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Instagram privacy features at the Facebook F8 Conference at McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California on April 30, 2019. Amy Osborne | AFP | Getty......
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Coronavirus live updates: Deaths in Spain surge

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. All times below are in Eastern time. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks.  Global cases: More than 343,421 Global deaths:......
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Apple CEO Tim Cook, Tesla’s Elon Musk pledge donations

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple Inc., left, speaks as Marc Benioff, chairman and co-chief executive officer of Salesforce.com Inc., listens during a keynote at the 2019 DreamForce conference in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019.......
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Cisco commits $225 million in fight against coronavirus

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Chuck Robbins, CEO, Cisco Systems, speaking at the World Economic Forum, Davos, Switzerland, January 21, 2020. Adam Galica | CNBC A technology giant is committing $225 million to assist in efforts aimed at combating the coronavirus while the rest of......
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Facebook donates emergency reserve of 720,000 masks due to coronavirus outbreak

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FILE PHOTO: Facebook’s founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the Viva Tech start-up and technology summit in Paris, France, May 24, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Sunday that the social media company has donated its emergency reserve of 720,000 masks......
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Facebook to cut video streaming quality in virus-hit Europe

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FILE PHOTO: A Facebook logo is displayed on a smartphone in this illustration taken January 6, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Facebook will downgrade video streaming quality on its platform and on Instagram in Europe, the latest U.S. tech giant to respond to an EU call to stave......
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Investor who made it through ’87 crash gives optimistic case for the stock market right now

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A trader reacts during the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on February 28, 2020 at Wall Street in New York City. Photo by Johannes Eisele | AFP | Getty Images We are all exhausted and depressed,......
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Facebook coronavirus moves could help restore its reputation

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at the F8 Developer Conference in 2017. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg via Getty Images Over the past few weeks, Facebook has been quick to launch a number of efforts to help combat the spread of......
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Facebook bans ads for hand sanitizer, COVID-19 test kits

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A bottle of Purell hand sanitizer. Brian Snyder | Reuters Facebook said Thursday it is banning ads and commercial listings for hand sanitizer, surface disinfecting wipes and COVID-19 test kits.  Rob Leathern, Director of Product Management at Facebook, tweeted about......
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Google is still showing mask ads next to coronavirus stories after

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA), vice chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, speaks at the Council on Foreign Relations on June 17, 2019 in Washington, DC. Mark Wilson | Getty Images Days after Google promised to remove ads for medical face......

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