Coronavirus: Racist ‘zoombombing’ at virtual synagogue

Image copyright Family who attended the meeting Image caption One family held up a sign of peace amid the abuse A synagogue service being held online has been hijacked by

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Sainsbury’s uses ‘loophole’ to keep Argos open

Image copyright Getty Images Sainsbury’s has been accused of exploiting a loophole to keep Argos outlets open during the UK lockdown. Under government restrictions, all non-essential shops have been closed

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Apple buys weather app Dark Sky

Apple has purchased the weather predicting app Dark Sky and plans to shut down the Android and Wear OS versions. Dark Sky is known for its hyper-local weather predictions and

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Coronavirus: US Navy captain pleads for help over outbreak

Image copyright Reuters The captain of a US aircraft carrier carrying more than 4,000 crew has called for urgent help to halt a coronavirus outbreak on his ship. Scores of

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Coronavirus: 3D-printer owners rally to create NHS face masks

Image copyright 3DCrowd UK Image caption 3D-printed equipment is being transported to health workers around the country Some 1,400 3D-printer owners have pledged to use their machines to help make

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Coronavirus: Thai elephants face starvation as tourism collapses

Image copyright Alex Johncola Image caption Elephants are a major feature of Thailand’s tourist trail More than 1,000 elephants face starvation in Thailand because the coronavirus crisis has slashed revenue

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Coronavirus: Amazon workers strike over virus protection

Image caption Amazon has seen a spike in demand amid the coronavirus pandemic Amazon has fired a New York warehouse worker who organised a protest over the safety precautions taken

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Coronavirus: UK considers virus-tracing app to ease lockdown

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWATCH: Why Oxford University experts are urging the rollout of a coronavirus app A coronavirus app that alerts people if they have

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Coronavirus: ‘I don’t want a flight voucher, where’s my refund?’

Image copyright Reuters Frustrated customers are demanding that airlines make it easier to claim a refund for flights cancelled owing to the coronavirus outbreak. But the airlines’ trade body wants

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Coronavirus: World leaders’ posts deleted over fake news

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption President Bolsonaro fell foul of the rules by promoting a supposed cure Facebook and Twitter have deleted posts from world leaders for spreading misinformation

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