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The cruise ship Diamond Princess anchored at Daikoku Pier Cruise Terminal in Yokohama on February 7, 2020.

2 people from the Diamond Princess cruise ship have died from the coronavirus

The deaths came amid initial groups of passengers disembarking from the ship this week, and hundreds being evacuated back to the US.
Customers wearing face masks shop inside a supermarket following an outbreak of the novel coronavirus in Wuhan, Hubei province, China February 10, 2020.

The biggest breakdown yet of novel coronavirus cases suggests that 80% are mild. Some patients don’t show symptoms at all.

On the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship, more than half of the 621 coronavirus patients showed no symptoms.
"Final Fantasy VII Remake" is one of the biggest PlayStation 4 games of 2020, and it was scheduled to be shown at PAX East 2020.

PlayStation is skipping a major video-game conference because of ‘increasing concerns’ over the coronavirus outbreak

Sony's PlayStation group is pulling games and staff from the year's first major gaming convention because of the coronavirus outbreak.
A passenger waits for a Delta Airlines flight.

A couple flew on Delta from Hawaii to Japan and then tested positive for coronavirus. Now the airline is notifying the other passengers.

A Japanese couple flew from Hawaii to Japan on Delta Flight 611 on February 6. They tested positive for the coronavirus after they returned home.
A worker in a protective suit checks the temperatures of passengers who were on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship, on a chartered evacuation aircraft from Japan's Tokyo International Haneda airport, en route to Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, US, on February 17, 2020.

Experts say the cruise ship quarantine was unjustified and violated human rights, letting the coronavirus ‘literally pick them off one by one...

After an extra 14 days on the waves, people left aboard the Diamond Princess for a COVID-19 quarantine in Japan are getting ready to disembark.

Apple’s plans to launch a new iPad Pro model early this year could be delayed thanks to the coronavirus, according to one report

As Apple warned investors that the outbreak might hurt its bottom line, reports emerged that the launch of a new iPad Pro could also be delayed.
A composite image of the Diamond Princess cruise ship and Professor Kentaro Iwata, who inspected it.

A Japanese disease expert who inspected the Diamond Princess said he was ‘so scared’ of catching the coronavirus because hygiene on the cr...

Kentaro Iwata said that while he had weathered the Ebola, SARS, and cholera crises, he was scared of catching COVID-19 on the quarantined cruise ship.
Workers labour at the construction site of the new Leishenshan Hospital, a makeshift hospital for treating patients of the new coronavirus, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China January 31, 2020.

The 1,600-bed Wuhan coronavirus hospital that China panic-built in a few days is less than half full 11 days after it opened

Leishenshan hospital was hailed a modern marvel when it was built in just 12 days. However, its promise of 1,600 hospital beds is so far unfulfilled.

Adidas sales plunge 85% in China as coronavirus ravages demand

The German sportswear giant said it couldn't estimate the overall impact of the fast-spreading illness on its business this year.
Chinese President Xi Jinping

China kicked out 3 Wall Street Journal reporters after it published an op-ed using a term that invokes the biggest humiliation in Chinese history

China's foreign ministry cited a February 3 headline, titled "China Is the Real Sick Man of Asia," as the immediate reason for the expulsions.