The U.S. has set a record for newcases on Tuesday for the fourth time in a week, reporting more than 136,000 new cases — the highest in a single day since the start of the pandemic.
On Tuesday, Minnesotathat limit gatherings and target situations where young people congregate. much of the state is seeing the worst surge since the pandemic started. And Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers gave an unusual prime-time address, advising people to stay home and calling on businesses to expand work-from-home options.
Plenty of technology companies are angling for a piece of the action, from established players such eBay’s Magento , IBM , and NetSuite to smaller developers including Shopify and Volusion. But relative underdog Bigcommerce is stealing mindshare and market share, fueled by more than $75 million in venture capital, including $40 million from entrepreneur Steve Case’s Revolution Growth firm.
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, to give update on cases
Refugees from Syria, which has been torn apart by a five-year-old civil war that has left over 200,000 people dead and millions more displaced, account for half of all those counted, followed by refugees from two other war-torn countries, Afghanistan and Iraq.
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center gives update
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