New home working order another blow for small firms

It’s a Christmas present that tens of thousands of businesses were dreading. From Monday, the government says, people should once again work from home “if you can”, as measures are stepped up to fight the Omicron variant of Covid. The move comes after 20 months of pandemic disruption, just as […]

Working Out at Home: How to Get Started

Eufemia Didonato

Whether your New Year’s resolution is to start exercising or you’ve decided to skip the gym and work out at home to stay safe, it’s actually a great time to start a home fitness program. For one thing, regular physical activity has benefits like boosting mood, improving sleep, […]

Overnight Health Care: White House coronavirus task force says ‘significant behavior change’ needed of Americans | HHS working with Biden on transition | 6.4 million COVID-19 vaccine doses expected to be shipped to states by mid-December

Eufemia Didonato

Welcome to Tuesday’s Overnight Health Care. The White House coronavirus task force says Americans need to significantly change their behavior to reduce COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths. States could receive the first shipment of COVID-19 vaccines — about 6.4 million doses — by mid-December. Meanwhile, global flu infections have hit […]

Best gifts for working at home in 2020

Eufemia Didonato

This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2020, CNET’s gift picks with expert advice, reviews and recommendations for the latest tech gifts for you and your family. After working from home went mainstream in the spring, many of our favorite remote-work staples became impossible to buy online. But now […]