Wearing a mask has become the new normal, everyone seems to have a mask on. Sighting someone not wearing a mask has become foreign and unusual.
As face coverings become the norm amid the coronavirus pandemic, Japanese startup Donut Robotics has developed an internet-connected "smart mask" that can transmit messages and translate from Japanese into eight other languages.
In a Twitter thread, Dr. Richard Davis posted photographs of an experiment he conducted to illustrate exactly how wearing a face mask blocks germs from transmitting between two people.
California’s Orange County health officer resigned last week after protests at her house over her mask mandate. Fresno, Riverside and San Bernardino counties softened theirs after push-back. President Donald Trump has famously shunned the coronavirus face covering. And Santa Clara County resisted mask orders for weeks before joining other Bay Area counties in requiring them.
With film and television productions halted in the Philippines due to lockdown, one special effects artist is maximising his skills by making scary face masks to raise cash and a few smiles.
Automobili Lamborghini is converting departments of its super sports car production plant in Italy’s Sant’Agata Bolognese in order to produce surgical masks and protective plexiglass shields.
Dubai Economy reminded businesses to refrain from taking undue advantage of the present situation and also called on pharmacies and medical equipment suppliers to demonstrate their social responsibility by reducing the prices of essentials, such as face masks, sanitisers, and disinfectants.
Vidya shared a video on Instagram on Saturday where she can be seen making a mask with a blouse piece and two bands used for tying hair.
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