Chinese online tutor Zuoyebang seeks $600-$800 million at $6.5 billion valuation: sources

Online tutoring start-up Zuoyebang is in talks to raise $ 600-800 million in a new funding round as the coronavirus pandemic encourages investor interest in education technology, two sources with direct knowledge of the deal told Reuters. Reuters: Technology News … Read more…

Smithsonian’s African American Museum Shares Online Portal for Conversations About Race

Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) has launched “Talking About Race,” an online platform that urges valuable and effective conversations about race and racism in America. Coming as countrywide protests demanding justice for the murders of George … Read more…

Express Care Online: Que debe esperar durante su cita virtual a través de su teléfono móvil

Cleveland Clinic SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating … Read more…

Charlotte Church urges fans not to send their children back to school today in sweary online rant

CHARLOTTE Church has called on fellow parents not to send their children back to school today in an extraordinary Twitter rant. The 34-year-old singer railed against the government’s plans to get the nation’s youngsters learning again, with reception, Year 1 … Read more…

The Trump campaign is creating an alternate reality online about coronavirus | The Fact Checker

Washington Post SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating … Read more…

India’s Reliance launches JioMart online grocery service, challenging Amazon, Flipkart

Reliance Industries Ltd has launched an online grocery service, JioMart, the head of its grocery retail business said, in a move aimed at rivalling Amazon.com’s local unit and Walmart Inc’s Flipkart in the huge Indian market. Reuters: Technology News BEST … Read more…

Inside The Online Caribbean Nine Night Celebrations Paying Tribute To Black Lives Lost

During the Covid-19 pandemic, families around the world have moved their funerary traditions online. World News – Breaking News, Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

New Zealand Film Fest Goes Online; UK’s BIFA Offering Bias Training On Zoom; NENT Studios UK Names CEO – Global Briefs

Organizers of the New Zealand International Film Festival have stated that the event, running July 24 – August 2, will move online due to the ongoing pandemic. The country has been one of the most successful combating the virus, and … Read more…

Karlovy Vary Film Festival Canceled, but Plans Select Screenings and Online Industry Section

Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival, Central and Eastern Europe’s leading cinema event, has canceled this year’s edition due to the coronavirus pandemic. Instead, it will offer a selection of movies from its lineup in theaters across the Czech Republic, as … Read more…

Nearly 25,000 email addresses and passwords allegedly from NIH, WHO, Gates Foundation and others are dumped online

Thousands of alleged email addresses and passwords linked to prominent organizations battling the coronavirus pandemic have been dumped on the Internet, where they almost immediately were used to foment hacking attempts and harassment by far-right extremists. Technology BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Caitriona Balfe Tells Sam Heughan’s Online Bullies to Find Something They Love Instead of Hating

After her ‘Outlander’ co-star spoke out about his ‘6 years of constant bullying, harassment, stalking and false narrative,’ the ‘Ford v Ferrari’ actress jumps to his defense to remind trolls that life is short. Aceshowbiz.com – Celebrity News BEST DEAL … Read more…

‘Never Rarely Sometimes Always’ – UK & Ireland Film Releases Heading Online Early Due To Coronavirus Disruption

This list is being updated… Eliza Hitman’s Never Rarely Sometimes Always is heading to digital on May 13, initially for purchase and then VOD rental from May 27. Universal Pictures / Focus Features are releasing the Sundance hit, which took … Read more…

On Twitter, almost 60 percent of false claims about coronavirus remain online — without a warning label

A study by Oxford University researchers examined 225 pieces of content that independent fact checkers had rated false or misleading between January and March. They found that 59 percent remained on Twitter, 27 percent, on YouTube and 24 percent, on … Read more…

Coronavirus: Middle East Distributor Front Row Shifts Raft Of Movies Online Including ‘Resistance’, ‘Endings, Beginnings’ & ‘The Assistant’

Middle East distributor Front Row Filmed Entertainment is shifting a raft of theatrical releases online due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has shuttered cinemas across the region. It’s rare for MENA distributors to forego theatrical releases on decent-sized movies given … Read more…

U.S. legislation targets online child sexual abuse; threatens encryption on Facebook, Google

A bipartisan group of U.S. senators on the powerful judiciary committee on Thursday introduced a bill aimed at curbing online distribution of child sexual abuse material that technology and civil liberties groups said was an attack on strong encryption critical … Read more…