COVID is spreading again in California, increasing concerns

COVID is spreading again in California, increasing concerns

SAN FRANCISCO — California is approaching another summer amid growing anxiety over COVID-19 as outbreaks increase and officials try to determine when this new wave will crest. Although case rates are climbing, experts note they are doing so at a more modest pace than the first Omicron surge, which began spiking in December. California’s per … Read more

More than half of early Covid-19 patients at one hospital had symptoms two years later, study finds

More than half of early Covid-19 patients at one hospital had symptoms two years later, study finds

the study, published Wednesday in The Lancet, found that 55% of patients still had at least one Covid-19 symptom two years later. That was actually an improvement from six months after infection, when 68% had symptoms. The researchers from China-Japan Friendship Hospital looked at the records of 1,192 people who had been hospitalized at Jin … Read more

Apple Discontinues iPod, Mobile Gaming Icon, After 22 Years

Apple Discontinues iPod, Mobile Gaming Icon, After 22 Years

photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) Pour one out for every kid who one-strapped a backpack in middle school, as they’re likely in mourning today. With Apple’s discontinuation of the 7th-generation iPod Touch, announced yesterdayit’s official: the iPod is dead. Ostensibly, the iPod was a music device, meant to digitize song libraries and move listeners away … Read more

What rising COVID cases mean for you

What rising COVID cases mean for you

COVID “It’s a funny thing: we’re literally all at risk… but also, #VaccinesWork.” A dose of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine is prepared. Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff With COVID-19 cases rising both nationwide and in Massachusetts, you may know more and more people who are testing positive. Responding to the increasing case trends, Dr. Megan Ranney, an … Read more

All the New Android Features Announced at Google I/O 2022

All the New Android Features Announced at Google I/O 2022

Google took the stage at this year’s I/O event for about two hours, announcing new and exciting products like Pixel 6a, Pixel 7, and the Pixel Watch. While hardware tends to steal the show at these events, the team certainly didn’t gloss over Android: between fresh Android 13 features and general Android updates, Google had … Read more

Half of Covid-hospitalized still symptomatic two years on, study finds | Coronavirus

Half of Covid-hospitalized still symptomatic two years on, study finds |  Coronavirus

More than half of people hospitalized with Covid-19 still have at least one symptom two years after they were first infected, according to the longest follow-up study of its kind. While physical and mental health generally improve over time, the analysis suggests that coronavirus patients discharged from hospital still tend to experience poorer health and … Read more