VentureBeat— Nonprofit organization Xprize launched the Pandemic Alliance, which seeks to foster the development of technological solutions to viral threats.
AFP.com—Crowdsourced virtual supercomputer revs up coronavirus research — Anyone with a relatively recent computer can contribute by installing a program which downloads small amount of data for analysis to accelerate research for a coronavirus treatment. Nvidia called on gamers to join the effort as well.. Iran announces 129 new virus deaths, raising toll to 1,685
Mail Online—Calls for a global ceasefire as coronavirus pandemic is 'accelerating'. A senior UN chief has called for a global ceasefire, like the one in north western Syria (pictured), so countries can focus on fighting COVID-19, it comes as WHO said cases were 'accelerating' worldwide.
MSN—Coronavirus live updates: Pandemic is 'accelerating,' WHO warns. Over 367,000 people around the world have been diagnosed with coronavirus.