Coronavirus

Read: Study Finds Face Coverings Reduce Accuracy of Facial Recognition Technology

Study Finds Face Coverings Reduce Accuracy of Facial Recognition Technology

The more of the nose a mask covers, the lower the facial recognition algorithm’s accuracy.

Read: More than 130 UNC Chapel Hill Students Infected with COVID-19, Classes Go Online

More than 130 UNC Chapel Hill Students Infected with COVID-19, Classes Go Online

Classes at UNC Chapel Hill had only been in session for a week.

Read: Teachers Call In Sick Due to COVID-19 Safety Concerns

Teachers Call In Sick Due to COVID-19 Safety Concerns

Many school teachers fear for their safety and are protesting the resumption of in-person classes.

Read: viisights wise Analyzes Human Behavior Patterns to Detect Danger

viisights wise Analyzes Human Behavior Patterns to Detect Danger

The technology can detect potentially dangerous situations in progress, such as a person brandishing a weapon or abandoning an object.

Read: Virologists to Americans: Get Your Flu Shot This Year

Virologists to Americans: Get Your Flu Shot This Year

Experts say the combination of the coronavirus and the flu this fall and winter could exacerbate the strain on the U.S. public health system, which is struggling already.

Read: Registration for the Virtual IAHSS 2020 Annual Conference Closes August 20

Registration for the Virtual IAHSS 2020 Annual Conference Closes August 20

IAHSS’ online conference is now scheduled for September 1-3.

Read: Big Ten, Pac-12 Cancel Fall Football Seasons, Aim to Play in Spring

Big Ten, Pac-12 Cancel Fall Football Seasons, Aim to Play in Spring

The remaining Power Five conferences in the NCAA — the SEC, ACC and Big 12 — have not made a decision on the status of their 2020 football season.

Read: The Challenges of Turning HVAC and Other Building Systems Back On as Campuses Reopen

The Challenges of Turning HVAC and Other Building Systems Back On as Campuses Reopen

For building and energy managers, reopening campus buildings cannot be done with the flip of a switch. Here’s how monitoring-based commissioning can help.

Read: Northwell Health Wants to Buy Its Own Medical Supply Company

Northwell Health Wants to Buy Its Own Medical Supply Company

The purchase will help New York’s largest hospital network avoid the PPE and ventilator supply chain issues it experienced this spring during the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.

Read: UC System Requiring Flu Shots for All Students, Staff By Nov. 1

UC System Requiring Flu Shots for All Students, Staff By Nov. 1

The intention of the newly signed executive order is to avoid a surge of flu cases at healthcare facilities as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

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