Omicron cases ‘doubling every 2-3 days’ and expected to be dominant strain with a month

Omicron cases ‘doubling every 2-3 days’ and expected to be dominant strain with a month

Boris Johnson has warned the Omicron COVID variant is “growing much faster” than Delta and its doubling rate could be between two and three days. Speaking during a Downing Street news conference, where he also announced the introduction of Plan B restrictions in England, the Prime Minister said Omicron’s “severity, its exact rate of transmission…

Boris Johnson announces Plan B restrictions to combat spread of Omicron variant

Boris Johnson announces Plan B restrictions to combat spread of Omicron variant

Boris Johnson has toughened coronavirus rules in England amid concern over the increasing spread of the Omicron variant.Speaking at a Downing Street news conference on Wednesday evening, the prime minister announced the measures in the government’s “Plan B” for dealing with COVID-19 this winter. What did the PM announce?The new COVID restrictions being implemented in…

Anno 1800 getting a fourth season of paid DLC next year and its first scenario next week

Anno 1800 getting a fourth season of paid DLC next year and its first scenario next week

Plus, Anno 1404: History Edition currently free on PC. Acclaimed Industrial-Revolution-era city builder Anno 1800 has done really rather well for itself since its release back in 2019 – having recently surpassed 2m players – and Ubisoft is celebrating with the announcement of a fourth season of paid DLC, starting next year.Ubisoft says the Anno team…