social distancing

Apple Gets Patent For Socially Distant GRP Selfie Tech

(CNN) - Taking a selfie while you're social distancing is easy, but group selfies not so much. That is unless Apple builds the software they just got the patent for. This software would allow you to invite people to…

Delta To Continue Cap Capacity Through Summer

(CNN) - Delta Airlines is extending social distancing on flights. On Wednesday the company announced it will keep seating capacity in main cabins to 60% through September 30th. The move is in response of course to the coronavirus pandemic.…

Brazil Death Toll Surpasses 10,000

(CNN) - Brazil is maintaining its reputation as hotspot of covid-19 in Latin America. With the country's death toll has officially surpassed 10,000 confirmed deaths. Brazil also leads Latin America in confirmed cases of the virus with 155,939 as…

Georgia Shelter-In-Place Order Expiring at 11:59pm April 30th

Georgia's shelter-in-place order expires at 11:59pm eastern time on April 30th. Governor Brian Kemp will formally extend the public health state of emergency through June 12th to “continue enhanced testing across Georgia, ramp up…

Dick's Furloughs Most Of 40K Employees

(CNN) - Dick's Sporting Goods is finding it impossible to function without any sports. So the big box retailer says it is furloughing most of its 40,000 employees. Dick's said in a regulatory filing that its 800 stores won't…

Amazon To Fire Workers Who Intentionally Violate Distancing

(CNN) - Amazon says its workers who violate its social distancing guidelines could soon be out of their jobs. The company says it will start firing those who intentionally violate the guidelines, after they are given up to two…

NFL Draft To Be Conducted Virtually

(CNN) - The NFL draft will happen virtually this year. Commissioner Roger Goodell says it will take place in the individual homes of players and coaches. The league had said it was considering two options for the three-day draft…

Some Amazon Workers Temporarily Get Overtime Pay Raise

(CNN) - Amazon employees struggling to fulfill orders of people in home isolation; will get a temporary pay raise. Warehouse workers who put in overtime will get twice their hourly pay. That's instead of the company's usual time-and-a-half policy.…