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Cities including San Francisco are telling residents to stay home, contributing to increased use of video chats and other online communications. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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The Coronavirus Crisis

Internet Traffic Surges As Companies And Schools Send People Home

People are turning to video streaming and online gaming, while companies scramble to make sure their systems can handle remote workers.

Cities including San Francisco are telling residents to stay home, contributing to increased use of video chats and other online communications. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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Internet Traffic Surges As Companies And Schools Send People Home

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