Week 1

Friday, April 10

Google and Apple launch a joint contact-tracing system for mobile apps

IBM will offer free COBOL training to address overloaded unemployment systems

Everyone can now access their Instagram DMs on the web

Alphabet's drone delivery service is doing great thanks to COVID-19

Another Zoom ban, this time after 'very serious incidents'

Thursday, April 9

Webcams have become impossible to find, and prices are skyrocketing

Microsoft thinks coronavirus will forever change the way we work and learn

Index Ventures racks up $2 billion in fresh funds, appoints Nina Achadjian as its new partner

Quibi is the anti-TikTok (that’s a bad thing)

Windows 10 will support Linux file systems inside File Explorer

Wednesday, April 8

Google Bans Zoom Videoconferencing Software From Employees' Computers

Windows 10 is getting Linux files integration in File Explorer

Eventbrite lays off half its workforce amid COVID-19 woes

Twitter notifies users that it’s now sharing more data with advertisers

Apple CEO Tim Cook makes surprise appearance on ‘The Tonight Show’ via FaceTime

Tuesday, April 7

Facebook launches an app for couples to talk to each other

Apple publishes instructions and fitting guide for its new face shields

Uber and Lyft Drivers Are Already Going Hungry

Twitter CEO sets aside $1 billion in Square equity for charity, coronavirus relief

Zoom banned by Taiwan's government over China security fears

Monday, April 6

Airbnb raising $1 billion amid fallout from coronanvirus

Exclusive Interview: Masayoshi Son Talks WeWork, Vision Fund And SoftBank Under Siege

Peloton pauses April’s live classes after an employee tested positive for COVID-19

Tesla shows off its ventilator made using Model 3 EV parts

Apple is designing and shipping face shields for medical workers

Sunday, April 5

Apple designing and producing face shields for coronavirus medical workers

Russian telco hijacks internet traffic for Google, AWS, Cloudflare, and others

Leaked image shows off apparent iPhone 12 Pro with triple lens camera and LiDAR Scanner

School districts ban Zoom over security concerns

Amazon employees are upset management targeting a fired New York warehouse worker

Saturday, April 4

VC Backed Startups and PPP: Do You Really Need It?

2020 iPhone SE features, specs, price: What we know so far

Apple Music gains on Spotify in subscribers and revenue, Counterpoint data indicates

How we reduced our Google Maps API cost by 94%

Tesla dismissing contractors from Fremont, Nevada factories