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
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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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

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
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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