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Facebook says it's dedicating $100 million to prop up news organizations pummeled by the financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Loic Venance/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Facebook Pledges $100 Million To Aid News Outlets Hit Hard By Pandemic

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As a large number of companies opt to work from home, cybersecurity experts say it's a hacker's paradise. Thomas Trutschel/Photothek via Getty Images hide caption

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Cybersecurity Lawyer Who Flagged The WHO Hack Warns Of 'Massive' Remote Work Risks

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The economic rescue package passed by the Senate this week would let gig workers and other self-employed people seek unemployment benefits they wouldn't normally qualify for. John Minchillo/AP hide caption

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Gig Workers Would Get Unemployment Safety Net In Rescue Package

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Facebook says it's directing users across its platforms to more reliable information from established public health organizations in order to prevent the spread of false content. Facebook hide caption

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How Facebook Wants To Handle Misinformation Around The Coronavirus Epidemic

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The Biggest Distance-Learning Experiment In History: Week One

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Former Vice President Joe Biden holds a virtual campaign event on March 13. Since the coronavirus outbreak has grounded campaigning, his staff has spun up a strategy for reaching voters on the internet and TV more aggressively. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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A Grounded Biden Campaign Is Trying To Reach Voters In The Cloud

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Researchers at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory are using supercomputers to calculate which drugs may help in the fight against the coronavirus. Carlos Jones/Oak Ridge National Laboratory hide caption

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Claire Wardle: Why Do We Fall For Misinformation?

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Margrethe Vestager: How Can We Ensure Fair Competition Online?

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Zeynep Tufekci: How Do We Build Systems Of Trust Online?

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Adam Alter: How Do We Take Back Control Of Our Attention?

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Edward Snowden: Why Does Online Privacy Matter?

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Women take a selfie as they wear face masks in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Sunday. ‏Israel has imposed a number of tough restrictions to slow the spread of the new coronavirus. Now the government is carrying out cellphone surveillance of people who may have come into contact with the virus. Oded Balilty/AP hide caption

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Israel Begins Tracking And Texting Those Possibly Exposed To The Coronavirus

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As people make efforts to stay apart from each other physically, video games are filling the socializing gap. Sara Monika/Getty Images hide caption

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A demonstration of a ventilator for future patients with coronavirus at Samson Assuta Ashdod University Hospital in Ashdod, Israel. Jack Guez/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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