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In Apple versus Epic Games, courtroom battle is only half the fight

But win or lose at the trial, Epic, which has pursued an aggressive public relations campaign against Apple alongside its court pleadings, may have already accomplished a major goal: Drawing Apple squarely into the global debate over whether and how massive technology companies should be regulated. Apple has mostly succeeded in staying out of the… Read More »

Alumni fight COVID-19 battle on many fronts

When Sadana watches media reports about the COVID-19 pandemic, especially about the risks older populations face, she feels a sense of urgency — and responsibility.  “The speed and severity of the pandemic has touched many lives, with deaths particularly concentrated in older adults and those with underlying conditions,” she said. “You want to get accurate information… Read More »

UK vows 30 billion pounds to fight virus

Britain’s Treasury chief has announced a STG30 billion ($ A60 billion) package of measures designed to help the economy in the face of the coronavirus outbreak. Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak has acknowledged the British people are worried about the threat posed by the virus “but they are not daunted”, he said. Sunak said… Read More »

Singapore ramps up coronavirus fight

Schools in Singapore have asked parents to declare overseas holiday plans as authorities screened travellers at air, land and sea checkpoints, to combat the spread of a deadly flu virus that has revived memories of the SARS pandemic in 2003. The Southeast Asian travel hub confirmed its first case of the coronavirus strain on Thursday,… Read More »