The scope of the coronavirus pandemic is most felt in the United States with the global superpower far exceeding all our countries in terms of positive cases and overall deaths. Partisan politics, blame games and escalating rhetoric over the handling of the crisis has been a feature of the US response, with President Trump himself adding fuel to the fire with comments about bleach and ultraviolet light as a treatment, and recently, a quizzical description of himself being tested as positively towards negative which could be seen as done in sarcastically poor taste given the current situation. Steve and Ben discuss the latest happenings in the US and how the pandemic seems to have exacerbated divisions within their country. In tech news, they discuss reports of Apple Glass coming to the Apple line-up of products, as well as the delayed merger of Skype in to Microsoft Teams.

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