Covid-19




Better Therapeutics and Colorado Prevention Center Clinical Research Launch Real-World Evidence Study of Prescription Digital Therapeutic for Type 2 Diabetes

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Better Therapeutics, Inc. (Better Therapeutics), a prescription digital therapeutics company delivering cognitive behavioral therapy to address the root causes of card… [+15154 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



Scarlett Johansson Sues Disney Over Black Widow

Black Widow is the first Marvel film to receive a simultaneous streaming and theatrical release. The Natasha Romanoff-centered movie was first slated for a May 1, 2020 debut before being delayed to J… [+2980 chars]... read more (Den of Geek US)



Safe Bulkers, Inc. (SB) CEO Polys Hajioannou on Q2 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Safe Bulkers, Inc. (NYSE:SB) Q2 2021 Earnings Conference Call July 29, 2021 9:30 AM ET Company Participants Polys Hajioannou - Chairman and CEO Loukas Barmparis - President Konstantinos Adamo… [+28955 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)



Are you already vaccinated against Covid-19? -- Poll (in: Off Topic)

Pro Audio Forum - VST, AU, AAX Plugin and Audio Software Discussion Skip to content... read more (Kvraudio.com)



The Kansas City Beacon is expanding to a second city, Wichita, with nearly $4M raised

When The Beacon launched in Kansas City in March 2020, it was newsletter-only out of necessity. (Its website wasn’t quite ready, but it had Covid-19 coverage to start publishing immediately.) For the… [+6786 chars]... read more (Niemanlab.org)



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Good meeting with you to discuss the @GlobalFunds critical work to end the COVID-19 pandemic. Looking forward to continuing to work together on global health security. QT @theglobalfight: @PeterSand… [+209 chars]... read more (ProPublica)



Scarlett Johansson sues Disney over ‘Black Widow’ release

Scarlett Johansson is suing the Walt Disney Co. over its streaming release of “Black Widow,” which she said breached her contract and deprived her of potential earnings.In a lawsuit filed Thursday mo… [+2324 chars]... read more (seattlepi.com)



Draft Day Running Blog

July 29, 2021 | 11:14 a.m. Get Ready to Party, Draft Day is Here After over a month of predicting and speculating what the Warriors might do with the seventh and 14th picks of the 2021 NBA Draft, t… [+1879 chars]... read more (Heat.com)



Suri Cruise, 15, Looks Like Mom Katie Holmes’ Twin In White Tank Top & Sweatpants

Katie Holmes’ mini-me daughter Suri is growing up so quickly! The 15-year-old stepped out in New York City rocking a casual ‘fit with flip flops. Suri Cruise, 15, has stepped out for a stroll in New… [+2309 chars]... read more (Hollywood Life)



Scherzer takes care of Phils in his possible Nats finale

Max Scherzer delivered a signature performance in what might be his last start for the Nationals, allowing three hits in six innings as Washington beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 in the opener of … [+3871 chars]... read more (Fox News)



Scarlett Johansson Sues Disney For Releasing ‘Black Widow’ On Streaming Service

Scarlett Johansson sued the Walt Disney Company on Thursday, claiming it breached her contract by releasing the movie Black Widow, which she played the title character in, on Disney+ the same day it … [+3094 chars]... read more (Forbes)



Federal Reserve In The News

uschools/E+ via Getty Images How is the Federal Reserve doing these days? My view is that they are doing terribly. Why, do I take this viewpoint? Well, the answer is very clear in my mind. Nev… [+6605 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)



Explainer: Why you may have a second dose vaccine appointment sooner than recommended

THE HSE HAS moved to reassure people receiving a second dose of a Covid-19 vaccine sooner than the recommended interval between doses that it safe and effective.  The roll-out of Covid-19 vaccine ha… [+2446 chars]... read more (TheJournal.ie)



Midday Fix: Muslim’s Women’s Rights Day

WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) As COVID-19 cases rise across the U.S., President Joe Biden is expected to announce federal employees will have two choices to remain on the job: get vaccinated or get rea… [+302 chars]... read more (WGN TV Chicago)



Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation (VAC) CEO Steve Weisz on Q2 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:VAC) Q2 2021 Earnings Conference Call July 29, 2021 8:30 AM ET Company Participants Neal Goldner - Investor Relations Steve Weisz - Chief Executiv… [+42379 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)



When coin miners evolve, Part 2: Hunting down LemonDuck and LemonCat attacks

[Note: In this two-part blog series, we expose a modern malware infrastructure and provide guidance for protecting against the wide range of threats it enables. Part 1 covered the evolution of the th… [+28855 chars]... read more (Microsoft.com)



Sidney Powell pushed a ‘legal fantasy’ that came from a ‘social media echo chamber’: City of Detroit to judge

Bernard Ashby, a Miami cardiologist who heads the Committee to Protect Health Care in Florida, admitted that she is "angry and ashamed" of DeSantis' handling of COVID in the Sunshine State. "As a ph… [+1747 chars]... read more (Raw Story)



Rapidly Moving Your Face-To-Face Training Online

Are you in a situation where you need to quickly convert your existing face-to-face classroom training materials to the virtual classroom or to an asynchronous or eLearning platform? And by quickly, … [+9391 chars]... read more (Elearningindustry.com)



Manchester United first team players and staff test positive for Covid as Preston friendly cancelled

Manchester United have announced that a small number of first team players and staff are suspected to have tested positive for Covid-19, leading Saturdays friendly with Preston North End to be cancel… [+1268 chars]... read more (Independent)



Please join me and respectfully fight COVID misinformation

Another COVID outbreak appears to be transpiring. As America celebrated significant milestones with vaccination efforts, many people were still spurred by misinformation, lack of evidence, and educat… [+5454 chars]... read more (Kevinmd.com)



'There might be a tightening of the belt': What's the future for Ireland's public transport post-Covid?

AT THE BEGINNING of 2020, Irelands public transport providers were looking into a future of continued passenger growth, increased revenues and further investment in the network to ensure it was envir… [+10326 chars]... read more (TheJournal.ie)



New CalCPA Chair to Prioritize Re-Opening of the CPA Profession, Expanding Diversity and Inclusion and Student Outreach for the Coming Year

ANAHEIM, Calif., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Christie Simons, CPA, an Audit & Assurance partner at Deloitte & Touche LLP, was named the new chair of the CalCPA Board of Directors during Cal… [+6632 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)



Can G7 Countries Compete With China’s Belt And Road Initiative?

Financial giant Goldman Sachs is… Global automakers are seeing their… A battle between oil and… By Oxford Business Group - Jul 29, 2021, 2:00 PM CDTFollowing the expansion of Chinese-led projects … [+4355 chars]... read more (OilPrice.com)



NAMI and The Steve Fund Announce New Partnership Focused on Improving Mental Health in Black Families

ARLINGTON, Va. , July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and The Steve Fund have established a new partnership to promote programs and services to support the men… [+5088 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)



Highlights From The Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2021

DENVER, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Research presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference ® (AAIC®) 2021 suggests COVID-19 is associated with long-term cognitive dysfunction a… [+9961 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)



COVID-19 Associated With Long-Term Cognitive Dysfunction, Acceleration Of Alzheimer's Symptoms

DENVER, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Much has been learned about SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes the novel coronavirus, since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, questions remain abou… [+8944 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)



New Research Shines Light On How Covid-19 Can Damage The Brain

getty Its no secret that Covid-19 infections can have an effect on the neurological system. From the early days of the pandemic, reports of brain fog, memory issues and confusion showed that the vir… [+4277 chars]... read more (Forbes)