Can food give you coronavirus? Here’s what you need to know – Appandphones

The novel coronavirus can survive on plenty of surfaces but there’s no evidence it can infect people who ingest food that might contain SARS-CoV-2 droplets. An extensive report explains why...

Summer heat won’t magically stop the coronavirus outbreak

The novel coronavirus outbreak won’t slow down during the summer, the European CDC warns, unless social distancing measures are kept in place to reduce transmission risks. The agency’s warning comes with...

Google Maps listings will display ‘temporarily closed’ warning during coronavirus outbreak – Appandphones

Google Maps now lets business owners update their listings with ‘temporarily closed’ warnings. The feature can be very helpful when planning trips to stores during the coronavirus outbreak, as it’ll let...

Facebook usage skyrockets as the coronavirus forces millions to stay home – Appandphones

Facebook usage has soared during the coronavirus pandemic as millions have been forced to stay at home. Chats via Facebook Messenger have increased by 50%. Facebook isn’t making extra money from this...

iPhone 12 release may be delayed months because of the coronavirus – Appandphones

Apple’s iPhone 12 release may be delayed because of the coronavirus. The iPhone 12 release was planned for September, but Apple is worried that the economic impact of the coronavirus will...

Brilliant app gets you extensions if you can’t pay bills due to the coronavirus...

The novel coronavirus’ impact on the economy remains profound and destructive in a way that’s wholly separate from the toll it takes on human lives, having killed more than 19,000...

iPhone 12 release might be delayed until November – Appandphones

The iPhone 12 leaks and renders that appeared online lately might not show the real thing, a leaker says, as the phone’s design hasn’t been finalized. The coronavirus pandemic is preventing...

YouTube will reduce video quality globally for 30 days – Appandphones

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, YouTube video streams will play in standard definition by default for a full month. HD video can be viewed if manually selected. Netflix recently announced...

Apple will start reopening its retail stores in early April – Appandphones

Apple retail stores will re-open during the first half of April. The openings will be staggered and stores in areas where the coronavirus is still an active threat will likely...

Instagram’s new feature is perfect for connecting with isolated friends – Appandphones

Instagram has introduced a new feature called Co-Watching which lets you view photos and videos on the app while video chatting with your friends. Instagram has also added new stickers that...