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Don’t Touch Your Face: Corona And The Killer App

Don’t Touch Your Face: Corona And The Killer App

It’s hard to imagine what it would have been like to live through the pandemic without the Internet. Aside from just staving off boredom, it has made telemedecine, remote work and online education possible. Around the world, contact tracing apps are being rolled out to help identify people who may have been exposed to the virus.  Don’t Touch Your Face hosts Amy Mackinnon and James Palmer look at the way technology has been harnessed to fight the coronavirus in some…

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Glen Ellyn Panel To McChesney Developer: Add More Retail To $30M Apartment Building

Glen Ellyn Panel To McChesney Developer: Add More Retail To $30M Apartment Building

With its sloping topography and limited footprint, a vacant site in downtown Glen Ellyn has vexed developers for years. But one real estate firm says it’s up to the challenge of redeveloping the former McChesney & Miller grocery store property. South Bend, Indiana-based Holladay Properties wants to build and manage a roughly $30 million apartment building targeting millennials and empty nesters. The project is gaining momentum after receiving a largely warm reception from village plan commissioners during an informal presentation…

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Tesco Home Sale: Supermarket Launches Half Price Sale With Homeware From As Little As 50p

Tesco Home Sale: Supermarket Launches Half Price Sale With Homeware From As Little As 50p

Bank Holiday weekends are usually the time for DIY projects, spring cleaning and barbecues, and as lockdown continues it’s likely home improvements will be at an all-time high. As Brits are told to stay in their houses to prevent the spread of coronavirus, Tesco has come to the rescue with a huge half price sale across its homeware range. The low prices start from just 50p, with sale items including everything from mugs and bowls to cushions and bedding.  The…

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House Coronavirus Committee Will Investigate Loans That Went To Publicly Traded Companies, Says Rep. Clyburn

House Coronavirus Committee Will Investigate Loans That Went To Publicly Traded Companies, Says Rep. Clyburn

The House select subcommittee to conduct oversight of the government’s coronavirus response will prioritize looking into how Paycheck Protection Program loans got into the hands of publicly traded companies, according to chairman Rep. Jim Clyburn, D-S.C. The committee was formed by a resolution last week, and will oversee the use of taxpayer funds in relief efforts. Though it is intended to be bipartisan and include Republican members, its passage got no support from the GOP. The rest of the committee’s 12 members…

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Digital Agency Offers Discounted Marketing To Support Businesses In Covid-19 Crisis

Digital Agency Offers Discounted Marketing To Support Businesses In Covid-19 Crisis

MAIDENHEAD, BERKSHIRE, UK / ACCESSWIRE / April 9, 2020 / One of UK’s leading digital marketing agency with representation around the world, Effective Inbound Marketing, is helping brands scale through difficult times during the covid19 crisis by offering a reduction in digital marketing costs to businesses that are helping patients or serving critical human needs during the pandemic. Effective Inbound Marketing offers digital marketing and PR services to large and medium-sized businesses but has seen an increase in demand from…

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How To Build A Hospital In Nine Days: Emergency Architecture In A Pandemic

How To Build A Hospital In Nine Days: Emergency Architecture In A Pandemic

An eerie mechanical hum has joined the usual backdrop of tweeting birds and the roar of the North Circular at Wanstead Flats in London. The sound is coming from behind a large wooden fence, recently erected on wide open fields by Epping Forest, where a group of long, white marquees poke up above the tree line. It looks like the makings of a beer festival, but the reality is far more bleak: the hum is not coming from beer taps,…

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CBS Sports Network To Re-air NCAA Tournament Games, Including Auburn-Virginia, This Week

CBS Sports Network To Re-air NCAA Tournament Games, Including Auburn-Virginia, This Week

Last week, it was announced CBS Sports Network would re-air 26 memorable NCAA tournament games for those missing March Madness with the cancellation of this year’s tournament due to the coronavirus. Another week calls for another round of games as CBS Sports Network has added 15 games to this week’s schedule, starting today. Among those slated is Auburn’s controversial 63-62 loss to Virginia in the 2019 tournament. It is scheduled for Tuesday at 8 p.M. (9 p.M. ET), then again…

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Make Your Home More Bearable With These 5 Tips From Interior Design Maven Kelly Wearstler

Make Your Home More Bearable With These 5 Tips From Interior Design Maven Kelly Wearstler

This spring, the concept of home is going to take on a new meaning. Experts say we’re likely to be confined to our homes for at least a few months in order to curb the spread of the coronavirus. For many of us, this reality is just beginning to sink in. We’re not going out to restaurants and bars, so our eating and drinking will be happening in the kitchen and living room. Many of us aren’t going to work,…

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Mercer-MacKay Digital Storytelling Transcends Typical Marketing Offerings

Mercer-MacKay Digital Storytelling Transcends Typical Marketing Offerings

BURLINGTON, Ontario, March 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Mercer-MacKay Digital Storytelling, a marketing agency that helps technology companies rise above the noise by empowering data with story, is excited to announce general availability of the inaugural Software-as-a-Service marketing portal. This application is one of the first marketing automation software solutions that completely caters to technology companies. Winning Microsoft Awards Methodology Free to Use in Module One Module One of the application is a Microsoft Awards Preparation tool that is free to use. Additional…

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This Retractable Clothing Rack Has Thousands Of Positive Reviews On Amazon—and It’s On Sale

This Retractable Clothing Rack Has Thousands Of Positive Reviews On Amazon—and It’s On Sale

Laundry days are a hassle, and if you live in a large household, they can quickly become a chaotic mess—especially when the laundry space is the size of a children’s playhouse. Before you know it, the pile of clothes you placed on top of the dryer is the size of Mt. Vesuvius and you’re left digging for your phone, your delicates, and your dignity. Luckily, there’s a simple laundry hack out there that can save you from ruin: a retractable…

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