Buzzing Wristbands, Online Weddings, and 20 Million Tests

A roundup of stories we’re reading about Covid-19 today

  • Though we’re all aware of the importance of staying six feet apart, eyeballing the distance isn’t always easy. That’s why a dozen employees at the Ford Motor Co. factory in Plymouth, Michigan, are testing out wristbands that buzz when people get too close, as Bloomberg reports.
  • Social distancing has already forced some couples to get married via Zoom, and now New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has made it official: A new…

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Yasmin Tayag

Editor, Medium Coronavirus Blog. Senior editor at Future Human by OneZero. Previously: science at Inverse, genetics at NYU.

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