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Ireland’s cabinet ‘restricting movements’ after minister tested for COVID-19

Ireland’s cabinet ‘restricting movements’ after minister tested for COVID-19

World
Ireland's entire cabinet had to "restrict their movements" after the health minister felt unwell and was tested for coronavirus.Stephen Donnelly began to feel unwell with a cough and contacted his doctor for a coronavirus test. Mr Donnelly has since said his test results were negative.The Irish parliament was suspended out of an "abundance of caution", Prime Minister Micheal Martin said, but it reconvened a few hours later.Mr Martin had told RTE television that government ministers would restrict their movements while they waited for the results of the COVID-19 test being taken by Mr Donnelly. It had been reported earlier that they would self-isolate. ...
Geofence warrants to be tested in Virginia bank robbery case

Geofence warrants to be tested in Virginia bank robbery case

Technology
RICHMOND, Va. -- It was a terrifying bank robbery: Demanding cash in a handwritten note, a man waved a gun, threatened to kill a teller's family, ordered employees and customers onto the floor and escaped with $ 195,000. Surveillance video gave authorities a lead, showing a man holding a cellphone outside the Call Federal Credit Union in Midlothian, Virginia, on May 20, 2019. So like a growing number of law enforcement agencies, they got a court-approved “geofence” search warrant, seeking the location history of any devices in the area at the time. Google is served with the vast majority of these warrants because it stores information from millions of devices in a massive database known as Sensorvault. If your Android phone or iPhone has Location History enabled, this is where your data i
People with COVID-19 symptoms more than double number who tested positive, app shows

People with COVID-19 symptoms more than double number who tested positive, app shows

Technology
More than 370,000 people in the UK have symptomatic COVID-19, according to an app tracking the virus "in real time".Professor Tim Spector, head of genetic epidemiology at King's College London, said the COVID symptom tracker, which has been downloaded by nearly 2.7 million people, is generating an "unprecedented" amount of data about the disease in the community. The figures from the app are more than double the 148,377 who have tested positive, according to the Department of Health's official numbers. Image: The COVID symptom tracker is generating an 'unprecedented' amount of data about the disease in the community. File pic Those behind the tracker app say it is the largest community monitoring of COVID in the world and it could the...
People with COVID-19 symptoms more than double number who tested postive, app shows

People with COVID-19 symptoms more than double number who tested postive, app shows

Technology
More than 370,000 people in the UK have symptomatic COVID-19, according to an app tracking the virus "in real time".Professor Tim Spector, head of genetic epidemiology at King's College London, said the COVID symptom tracker, which has been downloaded by nearly 2.7 million people, is generating an "unprecedented" amount of data about the disease in the community. The figures from the app are more than double the 148,377 who have tested positive, according to the Department of Health's official numbers. Image: The COVID symptom tracker is generating an 'unprecedented' amount of data about the disease in the community. File pic Those behind the tracker app say it is the largest community monitoring of COVID in the world and it could the...
From actors to royalty: Famous faces who have tested positive for coronavirus

From actors to royalty: Famous faces who have tested positive for coronavirus

Entertainment
The coronavirus has infected hundreds of thousands of people across the world, in turn locking down cities, closing schools and causing families to self-isolate in their homes.Thousands of people have died after testing positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, which has been found in every continent except Antarctica. The virus has also made its way into the worlds of sport, film, politics and royalty.Here we take a look at some of the noteworthy figures to have contracted the illness.Prince Albert II of Monaco Advertisement ...