Global Markets in Steep Retreat Tuesday


 A surge of new COVID-19 cases around the world sent global markets into a slump Tuesday.  The FTSE in London is down 1.2%, the CAC-40 in Paris is one percent lower, and the DAX index in Frankfurt is down 1.1%.  Asian markets also took a mostly negative turn Tuesday, with the benchmark Nikkei index in […]

Novavax Awarded $1.6 Billion to Develop US COVID-19 Vaccine


The U.S. government has awarded a $1.6 billion contract to Novavax, Inc. to develop a coronavirus vaccine. The award to the Maryland-based company is the largest to date from the government’s “Operation Warp Speed” initiative to fast-track the development of vaccines and other treatments for COVID-19. Chief Executive Stanley Erck said the company aims to begin […]

US Formally Starts Withdrawal From WHO


WASHINGTON – The White House has formally notified the United Nations that it is pulling the United States out of the World Health Organization, despite the surging number of COVID-19 cases in the country. President Donald Trump froze U.S. funding for the WHO in April and a month later announced his intentions to drop out. […]

Hikvision introduces dedicated series in its DeepinView camera line


Cameras in this Dedicated Subseries come equipped with multiple dedicated algorithms that can be selected and engaged discretely based on the needs of the installation, then switched as the security needs change HANGZHOU, China, July 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Hikvision, an IoT solution provider with video as its core competency, today announced a brand-new addition […]