Facebook announces new measures to help businesses including a gift card registry, says applications for its $100M SMB grant program will open next week (Andrew Hutchinson/Social Media Today)

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Twitter deletes 20K fake accounts linked to governments of Serbia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Honduras, and Indonesia for “attempt to undermine public conversation” (Julian Borger/The Guardian)

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Coronavirus: India’s bailout may not be enough to save economy

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMillions of people in India are struggling for…

FCC approves $200M COVID-19 Telehealth Program to help cover the cost of new telehealth services and devices with up to $1M in funding for medical providers (Devin Coldewey/TechCrunch)

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Can We Use Digital Technology to Cushion the Pandemic’s Blow?

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Source: Apple’s new entry level iPhone will be called iPhone SE, available in white, black, and red, with 64GB, 128GB, or 256GB storage options (Zac Hall/9to5Mac)

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South Africa’s ruthlessly efficient fight against coronavirus

Image copyright Gallo Images One week into South Africa’s nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of…

Africa’s week in pictures: 27 March-2 April 2020

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Coronavirus: What does ‘from Russia with love’ really mean?

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Quiz of the week: Who joined James Corden’s lockdown show?

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