The virus has upended lives and also the way we work, which has been from home for most of the past five months. But as the world comes to terms with the “new normal” and learns to live with the virus, offices are beginning to open up but with a long list of dos and don’ts and a heavy dose of technology to keep the workplace safe. … [Read more...] about UV air filters to holographic lift buttons, startups offer tech solutions to make offices Covid-safe
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Some companies with leases that are ending this year or next appear to be kicking the can down the road, signing short-term extensions rather than committing to typical deals that last several years. In recent weeks, NBC Universal extended a lease for a secondary office at 1221 Avenue of the Americas and the Stroock & Stroock & Lavan law firm did the same for its office downtown. But they both did so for just a year, according to Colliers. A spokeswoman for NBC Universal declined to comment and Stroock & Stroock did not return a call and multiple emails. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 | Manhattan’s office buildings are empty. But for how long?
Mi TV Horizon Edition will also have a Cortex-A53 processor, paired with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage. Connectivity options on the upcoming Mi TV model include 3 HDMI ports, 2 USB-A ports, an Ethernet port, and 3.5mm headphone jack. It will also have built-in Chromecast, Google Assistant, and Google Data Saver. On the audio front, it has 20W speakers with DTS-HD technology. … [Read more...] about MI TV Horizon Edition launch in India at 12 pm: Where to watch the live stream, expected specifications
There are broadly four types of vaccine — one, a vaccine based on the whole virus (this could be either inactivated, or an attenuated [weakened] virus vaccine); two, a non-replicating viral vector vaccine that uses a benign virus as vector that carries the antigen of SARS-CoV; three, nucleic-acid vaccines that have genetic material like DNA and RNA of antigens like spike protein given to a person, helping human cells decode genetic material and produce the vaccine; and four, protein subunit vaccine wherein the recombinant proteins of SARS-COV-2 along with an adjuvant (booster) is given as a vaccine. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 Impact | Seven ways the pandemic has changed how we shop for food
The second disinfectant is a water-based formulation that removes pesticide residue from the surface of fruits and vegetables. “The decontamination procedure using the formulation is simple; vegetables or fruits are soaked in the diluted solution for 15-20 minutes and thereafter rinsed with fresh water,” it said. … [Read more...] about IPFT develops two disinfectants for surfaces and fruits and vegetables