CISPA: CISPA gets US citizenship test in House of Representatives

US House of Representative passed CISPA on Wednesday, allowing it to become law.The bill aims to increase the use of the National Security Letters (NSLs), the practice of requiring tech companies to turn over customers data to the government in order to obtain warrants for search warrants.The legislation is the latest attempt to increase transparency around government surveillance and is opposed...

When to ask a doctor about covid-19 blood test results: ‘It’s a test for something that is already there’

Researchers are testing the effectiveness of a blood test that can detect the presence of coronavirus in patients with symptoms of the virus.The test, known as a dimer, has been used to test for coronaviruses for decades.The tests, which are used to diagnose coronaviremia in people with a history of the coronaviral illness, are typically given to people with mild or moderate symptoms, such as...