3M sues price-gougers who used Amazon to sell masks at 1,800% markup

[ad_1] Enlarge / The (replica) disembodied marble head of David probably didn’t need a 3M mask, but he nonetheless looked fashionable sporting it in the window of a jewelry shop in Switzerland in March 2020. 3M—which manufactures N95 filtration masks that have been in high demand since the COVID-19 pandemic began—is suing merchants who used…

Razer is deploying free mask vending machines in Singapore

[ad_1] Razer is most well-known for its rainbow-hued gaming accessories, but the coronavirus pandemic has recently turned its attention to less fun, but more vital accoutrements.  The company announced on Tuesday that it will distribute approximately five million free surgical masks to every Singaporean resident aged 16 and up, with more made available for purchase.…

Coronavirus cases would dwindle if 80% of Americans wore masks, says study

[ad_1] Americans have been receiving contradictory information about the coronavirus pandemic, so much so that it’s become a joke. One example is face masks: In March, the World Health Organization advised people to not wear masks if they aren’t sick or caretakers of the sick.  But given that some coronavirus patients are asymptomatic, opinions of…