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Open by Easter?, Olympics 2021 & YouTube in SD - Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

11 minutes

The news to know for Wednesday, March 25th, 2020!

What to know about the coronavirus crisis in New York right now, and the message for anyone who’s been in the area.

Also, President Trump’s new timeline for getting the country back to normal. Why doctors are telling him -- not so fast.

Plus, YouTube is lowering video quality, new ways to party with your friends (over the internet), and how to avoid "Zoom-bombing."

Those stories and more in less than 10 minutes!

Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. 

Head to to read more about any of the stories mentioned under the section titled 'Episodes' or see sources below...

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Case Counts & Deaths: NY Times, AP, LA Times, Johns Hopkins

Virus Slow to Mutate: WaPo, New York Magazine

FDA Okays Treatment for Critical Patients: NBC News, AP

Trump Wants Country Open by Easter: Politico, CNN, AP

Stimulus Deal: WaPo, AP, The Hill

Stocks Rally: WSJ, Axios,

China to Ease Lockdown: NYT, Al Jazeera

India Orders 3 Week Lockdown: Bloomberg, BBC

Italy Death Toll Rises: Reuters, CNN

Olympics Postponed:, Washington Post

Traffic and Pollution Decline: NYT, CNBC

Social Distancing Tracking: WaPo, Unacast Scoreboard

T-Mobile’s Budget Option: The Verge, Engadget

Verizon Gives Customers Extra Data: Engadget, 9to5google

YouTube Lowers Quality: Bloomberg, Wired, The Verge

Instagram Co-Watching: The Verge, Mashable

Netflix Party: The Verge, Digital Trends

Disney+ Subscriber Spike: Forbes, 9to5mac

Work Wednesday- Zoom-Bombing: NYT, Zoom, ZDNet

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