Government calls in technology companies to help fight coronavirus

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Scanning electron microscope image showing the virus that causes COVID-19 isolated from a patient in the US, emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink) cultured in the lab. Image via Wikipedia
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Scanning electron microscope image showing the virus that causes COVID-19 isolated from a patient in the US, emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink) cultured in the lab. Image via Wikipedia

Technology leaders will be asked to pledge their “data, assets and expertise” to combat the outbreak of COVID-19

The government has called the heads of major technology companies into a meeting later today to ask them for their help in fighting the spread of COVID-19, the coronavirus that broke out in Wuhan, China,...

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