High-tech face masks to watch in 2021 – Tom’s Guide

Pandemic-related gear was one of the biggest trends at CES 2021, with exhibitors showing off everything from health gadgets to air purifiers to disinfection devices. What really stood out were the high-tech and smart face masks on digital display. Face masks have become an essential accessory, recommended by health officials to help prevent the spread …

Philly police: Face masks are the ‘number one obstacle’ for homicide investigators – WHYY

As gun violence continues to surge, Philadelphia police say the “overwhelming majority” of shooters have been wearing face masks since the start of the pandemic, making it more challenging for homicide investigators to identify and arrest suspects. “That’s our number one obstacle,” said Capt. Jason Smith, who leads the unit. The department doesn’t keep statistics …

City providing face masks for businesses, nonprofits in need through CARES Act funds – The Star Press

MUNCIE, Ind. — The City of Muncie is attempting to help businesses and nonprofits that are in need of face masks during the pandemic through a new program providing them for free.  Muncie Mayor Dan Ridenour and departments in his administration used money granted to the city though the federal CARES Act to buy a stockpile …

Tory MP Simon Hoare savages Laurence Fox after the actor showed off face mask ‘exemption badge’ – Daily Mail

Laurence Fox was branded a ‘nuclear-powered p***k’ and ‘selfish, loathsome tool’ by a Conservative MP after he posted a photo of himself on social media wearing a coronavirus mask ‘exemption badge’ which he ordered from Amazon.  The actor and political activist, 42, who has repeatedly challenged lockdown restrictions, shared the photo on Twitter on Friday …

The best face masks of CES 2021 – Tom’s Guide

Pandemic-related gear was one of the biggest trends at CES 2021, with exhibitors showing off everything from health gadgets to air purifiers to disinfection devices. What really stood out were the high-tech and smart face masks on digital display. Face masks have become an essential accessory, recommended by health officials to help prevent the spread …

Artificial Intelligence app checks if people are wearing face masks – Innovation Origins

Since December 1, 2020, it has been mandatory to wear a face mask in public places in the Netherlands. This has already been compulsory in public transport for some time. It can be quite difficult for employees to keep an eye on whether everyone abides by this rule. Which is why ML6 developed an AI …

These Amazon Outlet Face Mask Deals Start at Just $6 – PEOPLE.com

Products in this story are independently selected and featured editorially. If you make a purchase using these links we may earn commission. If you’re in need of a few new face masks, now’s a really good time to stock up.   Amazon’s outlet store is packed with deals on face masks, including discounted reusable styles and …

FDA warns public vs using 5 brands of face masks – ABS-CBN News

5 brand ng face mask, huwag gamitin ayon sa FDA. Hindi aniya dumaan sa ahensiya ang mga ito. 📷FDA pic.twitter.com/NS9AtU77qB — Jekki Pascual (@jekkipascual) January 16, 2021 MANILA – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned the public against the purchase and use of 5 brands of face masks that lack product notification certificates. …

Metro statement on inauthentic face masks the agency had purchased – metro.net

In October, Metro published a blog post explaining that Metro had become aware that some N95 masks in the agency’s possession were of questionable quality. Metro subsequently pulled those masks from its inventory and stopped issuing them to employees. As we said at the time, Metro would investigate the origin and efficacy of those masks. …