- HealthThe Guardian
Is Covid’s end closer than we think?Up to half the world’s population may have natural immunity to coronavirus, writes Prof Moin Saleem. Plus Dr David Grimes on the evidence that vitamin D provides some protection
- NewsAssociated Press
Cyprus is trying to salvage a dismal tourist season by touting that only five of the roughly 200,000 tourists that have spent their holidays on east Mediterranean island nation this summer have exhibited any COVID-19 symptoms. Cyprus’ Deputy Minister for Tourism Savvas Perdios said those five people received medical treatment free-of-charge and were sent back home symptom-free. Perdios credits the low number of COVID-19 cases among holidaymakers to the strict health protocols that have been in force for several months to screen incoming passengers for COVID-19.
- TechnologyThe Independent
Apple has released iOS 14, with a range of major feature upgrades as well as smaller tweaks to the way the iPhone works. The tool adds a small orange or green dot in the corner when an app makes use of the microphone or camera. An orange light refers to the microphone, while an orange one indicates that the camera is being accessed.
The couple tied the knot in a secret “winter wonderland” wedding at their home in Newport Beach, California, in December 2018, and welcomed their first child together in September 2019