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New York hospitals overwhelmed as COVID-19 cases soar

Hospitals in New York state, which has recorded more than 44,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases, are already crammed beyond capacity before apex of patients hits.

apex - Al Jazeera English
8:51pm PDT - March 27th, 2020

Coronavirus: Tesla donates hundreds of ventilators to New York

New York has the highest number of coronavirus cases in the US and a shortage of ventilators.

apex - BBC News
12:20pm PDT - March 27th, 2020

This 650-horsepower electric sports car comes with a holographic driving instructor and a giant tail fin for aerodynamics

UK-based boutique carmaker Apex Motors unveiled its latest electric supercar, the AP-0 concept, earlier this month. The concept car boasts a carbon-fiber body and wheels, a feet-forward driving position, and a bumper-shredding ground clearance of just 3.7 inc…

apex - Business Insider
7:49am PDT - March 25th, 2020

India’s courts are switching to video conferencing to hear cases

In terms of the number of registered coronavirus per country, India is quite far down the list. However, the government isn’t taking the pandemic lightly as the virus can spread rapidly. So, after observing a nationwide 14-hour curfew on Sunday, various state…

apex - The Next Web
1:46am PDT - March 23rd, 2020

'Call of Duty: Warzone' hits 30 million players in 10 days

Activision's free-to-play spin on the battle royale genre has only been around for 10 days, but Call of Duty: Warzone has already attracted a significant number of players. The publisher says more than 30 million gamers have dropped into the arena so far. Ove…

apex - Engadget
12:29pm PDT - March 20th, 2020

Apex court upholds SECdecision on local body polls

Govt. also gets relief as its plea to lift model code is granted

apex - The Hindu
11:29am PDT - March 18th, 2020

SC asks Centre, J&K administration to inform by next week if it is releasing Omar Abdullah

Apex court tells Centre’s counsel that Abdullah’s sister Sara Abdullah Pilot’s plea against his detention will be heard on merit if he is not released soon

apex - The Hindu
1:30am PDT - March 18th, 2020

'We're going to have a real problem': New York's governor warns that the coronavirus pandemic could overwhelm hospitals

The coronavirus pandemic threatens to push hospital capacities to the limits. "We're going to have a real problem," when the cases hit their peak, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said in a press conference Monday, noting in particular that there won't be enoug…

apex - Business Insider
1:21pm PDT - March 16th, 2020

EA Suspends FIFA, Madden, Apex Legends Live Events Because of Coronavirus

Concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic have hit the esports community as well. On Friday, EA announced it is suspending live events in its competitive gaming series, EA-operated ...

apex - Bleacher Report
3:13pm PDT - March 13th, 2020

Verdict based on technical grounds can’t be a binding precedent: Supreme Court

“A decision unaccompanied by reasons can never be said to be a law declared by the Supreme Court”

apex - The Hindu
8:45am PDT - March 13th, 2020

Coronavirus outbreak | SC decides to restrict hearings to urgent cases only

The apex court said no persons except the lawyers who are going to act in the matters shall be permitted in the court rooms.

apex - The Hindu
5:38am PDT - March 13th, 2020

YC-backed Legionfarm lets competitive gamers pay to play with pro coaches

Legionfarm, a YC-backed company, is looking to bring coaches to the competitive gaming world. Esports teams at the very top often have coaches, but the rest of the massive competitive gaming scene has to find a way to improve on their own, either via sheer ti…

apex - TechCrunch
7:00am PDT - March 12th, 2020

India used facial recognition tech to identify 1,100 individuals at a recent riot

Law enforcement agencies in India used facial recognition to identify more than 1,100 individuals who allegedly took part in communal violence in the national capital last month, a top minister said in the lower house of the parliament on Wednesday. In what i…

apex - TechCrunch
10:50am PDT - March 11th, 2020

Cryptocurrency is legal, but it isn't a smooth road

India News: The apex court has allowed banks to handle cryptocurrency transactions from exchanges and traders, but there are many challenges going forward

apex - The Times of India
2:51am PST - March 6th, 2020

Cryptocurrency is legal. What next?

India News: The apex court has allowed banks to handle cryptocurrency transactions from exchanges and traders, but there are many challenges going forward

apex - The Times of India
2:51am PST - March 6th, 2020

Cryptocurrency is legal. What next?

India News: The apex court has allowed banks to handle cryptocurrency transactions from exchanges and traders, but there are many challenges going forward

apex - The Times of India
2:51am PST - March 6th, 2020

Local ecology and novel to be in focus at Palakkad seminar

The State Apex Council for Culture and the O.V. Vijayan Smaraka Samithi will jointly organise a seminar on ‘local ecology and novel’ here on Saturday and Sunday. Minister for Culture A.K. Balan will i

apex - The Hindu
9:19am PST - March 5th, 2020

Delhi violence: Supreme Ccourt refers to Delhi HC plea seeking lodging of FIRs against politicians for hate speech

The apex court asked the Chief Justice of the High Court to deal with the matter along with other connected intervention and impleadment pleas as expeditiously as possible.

apex - The Hindu
5:23am PST - March 4th, 2020

After 8 months, Kashmir finally lifts social media ban — but only on 2G

After eight months of zero and partial internet, folks in Kashmir will be able to use all sites. However, restrictions on connectivity are still in place. So, only 2G postpaid connections, verified prepaid connections, and fixed lines with Mac address binding…

apex - The Next Web
4:13am PST - March 4th, 2020

India’s apex court lifts the ban on Cryptocurrency trading

In a historic judgment passed today, India’s Supreme Court has lifted the ban on crypto trading in India. In 2018, the country’s central bank, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), banned cryptocurrencies. Today’s order from the apex court reverses that ruling, mu…

apex - The Next Web
9:35pm PST - March 3rd, 2020

Labour ministry keen to retain 8.65 % interest rate on EPF deposits for 2019-20

The apex decision making body of Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) -- Central Board of Trustees -- is likely to consider the rate of interest on EPF (Employees’ Provident Fund) deposits in its meeting scheduled on March 5, 2020.

apex - The Hindu
10:12pm PST - February 29th, 2020

Inventory of sacred ornaments taken

Move follows apex court directive

apex - The Hindu
11:08am PST - February 28th, 2020

5 Awesome Black Video Game Characters

In honor of Black History Month, we celebrate some of the best black characters in video games.

apex - IGN
10:00am PST - February 28th, 2020

Vivo’s new concept phone comes with a 'gimbal camera'

Now that we're well into 2020, it's about time Vivo gave us its annual update on the APEX concept line which, in its past two generations, had given us a taste of what was to come in the smartphone world -- namely in-display fingerprint reader, pop-up selfie …

apex - Engadget
2:48am PST - February 28th, 2020

Vivo’s bonkers Apex 2020 concept phone hides a camera under its display

Since this year’s MWC trade show in Barcelona was canceled due to the coronavirus scare, Vivo didn’t get a chance to unveil its latest Apex 2020 concept phone to the press in person. I’m bummed because Vivo has pushed the boundaries with its concepts over the…

apex - The Next Web
12:05am PST - February 28th, 2020