Daily Archives: 14 mayo, 2020

A passenger drone hotel and other technology news

Media player Media playback is unsupported on your device Video BBC Click’s Jen Copestake looks at some of the best technology news stories including: Facial recognition company, Facewatch, says it will upgrade its security cameras to recognise people even when they are wearing a mask Autonomous aerial vehicle company EHang announces a passenger drone-themed hotel…

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Coronavirus ‘could cost global economy $8.8tn’ says ADB

Image copyright Getty Images The coronavirus pandemic could cost the global economy between $5.8tn and $8.8tn (£4.7tn-£7.1tn), according to Asian Development Bank (ADB). That’s more than double last month’s prediction and equates to 6.4%-9.7% of the world’s economic output. It comes as measures to slow the spread of Covid-19 continue to paralyse economic activity around…

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Coronavirus: Doctors ‘told not to discuss PPE shortages’

Image copyright PA Media Some NHS managers have tried to stop doctors speaking publicly about shortages of personal protective equipment, the BBC has been told. WhistleblowersUK said more than 100 healthcare workers had contacted them since the beginning of March, raising concerns about Covid-19 and PPE. The Department of Health said no one should be…

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