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T-Mobile Officially Completes Merger With Sprint, CEO John Legere Steps Down

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechCrunch: After months of regulatory maneuvering, T-Mobile and Sprint officially completed their $26 billion merger today. The new combined parent company is...

Markets battle amid coronavirus

The pandemic dominates the local and international ICT markets, and is likely to do so for the foreseeable future.Read more

Naspers pledges R1.5bn for coronavirus fight

The company commits R1.5 billion in emergency aid to government’s response to the COVID-19 crisis.Read more

D-Wave Makes Its Quantum Computers Free To Anyone Working On Coronavirus Crisis

An anonymous reader quotes a report from VentureBeat: D-Wave today made its quantum computers available for free to researchers and developers working on responses to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis....

Unicef explores mass e-learning for SA scholars

The UN agency aims to significantly scale up support in all countries to help children continue their learning while keeping schools safe.Read more

Cisco appoints EMEAR partner lead

Elisabeth De Dobbeleer takes over to lead the company’s Partner Organisation in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia.  Read more

Researchers speed the death of ‘bad’ data in the race against good

They have a way to inject 'good' data - i.e., accurate COVID-19 news or security patches - to outpace the spread of fake news or malware. Read more

How much you can be fined for jogging or walking your dog during lockdown

A list of fines has been released for transgressions related to the coronavirus lockdown in South Africa, including the failure to confine yourself to your house. Read more

Games Industry Unites to Promote World Health Organization Messages Against COVID-19; Launch #PlayApartTogether Campaign

Today, the global and far-reaching games industry agreed to disseminate key messages from the World Health Organization to help slow the spread of COVID-19.Read more

Vidyo helps health systems scale telemedicine to mitigate coronavirus risk

The Vidyo Telehealth solution enables hospitals to protect front-line staff and patients by supporting self-isolation and quarantine scenarios.Read more

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Coronavirus: Could Etsy Help Save the World?

Long-time Slashdot reader theodp writes: With the CDC now recommending wearing cloth face coverings in public settings, Etsy has called in the cavalry, encouraging...

Conflux Network mainnet to launch

Unlike most of its peers, Conflux designed a three-phase launch plan to roll out the functionalities and features step-by-step.Read more

Overcome the challenges of protecting and managing a remote workforce with Panda Security

The Webinars will explore the challenges of protecting and managing a remote workforce.Read more