Three experts discuss life after coronavirus – Channel 4 News

From face masks to social distancing, life has changed dramatically in the coronavirus pandemic – possibly forever. The so-called ‘new normal’ has led to a transformation in the way we work, socialise and behave. Governments, from the UK to Germany, are laying out road maps with details on how their countries will operate post coronavirus. […]

Tory MP Steve Baker breaks ranks to say Cummings ‘must go’ to save Boris’ government | Politics | News

Boris Johnson is under mounting pressure to sack Mr Cummings after it emerged he travelled to County Durham in March to self-isolate with his family. And there are fresh reports that the 48-year-old made a second trip to the North East in April despite social distancing rules. Mr Baker, a prominent member of the 1922 […]

The next Sega mini-console should play Saturn and Dreamcast games

Sega are used to all-in-one consoles (pic: Wikipedia) A reader suggests that Sega’s next mini console should be an all-in-one device that plays Mega-CD, 32X, Saturn, and Dreamcast games. With the recent release of the Mega Drive Mini it will only be a matter of time before Sega releases another mini console. After the Mega […]

‘We all want to protect the people, we are just waiting for the green light’

Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy cannot wait for the text message telling him that football has got the green light to return. The Premier League began stepping up ‘Project Restart’ this week as players started a phased return to training in small, social-distant groups. A resumption of play is scheduled next month and City left-back […]

N.S. shooter who dressed as Mountie during his rampage was related to two retired RCMP members

The gunman who went on a murderous shooting rampage in Nova Scotia last month while masquerading as a Mountie was related to two retired members of the RCMP. Investigators probing the worst mass killing in Canada’s history have identified and spoken to each of the former members of the federal police force. “The retired RCMP […]

We foster citizen empowerment in time of crisis – VoxEurop (English)

In this Op-ed, European Civic Tech actors reaffirm the importance of their role in protecting fundamental rights and providing citizens with the tools to remain in contact with each other, and for collaboration between citizens and decision-makers. During this time of global health crisis, governments all over the world have taken emergency measures to protect […]