Liu Senbo carries sealed boxes containing samples collected from Covid-19 patients at the Leishenshan Hospital in Wuhan, Hubei province. Clad in protective gear, he fetches samples twice a day and sends them to a virus testing centre. Photo: Xinhua

Coronavirus: Israeli AI start-up says it has tools for the Chinese, Hong Kong governments to help people in distress

  • Cobwebs Technologies can help monitor mentions of the virus on the web, tweets or posts asking for assistance, or to locate people in case of emergency
  • Company says its tools came in handy during Hurricane Harvey, which struck the US in 2017, by helping to locate people who were seeking urgent help
Topic |   Israel
Liu Senbo carries sealed boxes containing samples collected from Covid-19 patients at the Leishenshan Hospital in Wuhan, Hubei province. Clad in protective gear, he fetches samples twice a day and sends them to a virus testing centre. Photo: Xinhua
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