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Covid Pandemic Security

The Endpoint Zone on Working from home

This episode of The Endpoint Zone with Brad Anderson is the first during our “new normal” of working from home. In this episode Brad and Simon talk about how customers are getting their workforces up and running at home while keeping them secure with Microsoft Endpoint Manager. They discuss Cloud Management Gateway for Microsoft Endpoint […]

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How to Create a Coronavirus (COVID-19) Dashboard & Map App in React

Colby Fayock teaches us how to create a new map with confirmed cases using the Novel COVID Coronavirus API. He’ll walk through bootstrapping an app with the Leaflet Gatsby Starter, fetching data from the API, and applying it to the map with Leaflet. More Resources Coronavirus Map Demo https://coronavirus-map-dashboard.netlify.com/ Github with commit by commit steps […]

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Covid Pandemic Science Startups

COVID 19 Antibodies Breakthrough Made in San Francisco

RNZ interviews Jacob Glanville, one of the stars of Netflix documentary Pandemic. He runs Distributed Bio which has been working to find an antibody therapy. Yesterday he tweeted we should get ready for a positive announcement this week. He joins Lisa Owen via Skype from San Francisco.Scientists around the world have been racing to develop […]

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Covid Pandemic Science

How are Viruses Classified?

UsefulCharts explains how scientists classify viruses.

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A Deep Look into the Biology and Evolution of COVID-19

University of California Television (UCTV) posted this video of epidemiology experts to discuss the biology and evolution of the COVID-19 virus.

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Current Events

How is Coronavirus Transmitted and Do Masks Work?

On my last flight to and from Seattle, I wore a mask on the plane. This was early February and I was only one out of three people on the flight in a mask. Fast forward a couple of months and that’s changed. I see people in masks everywhere. But the question remains: are they […]

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Covid Pandemic Current Events Philosophy Fridays

Coronavirus and Stoicism: How Marcus Aurelius Responded To A Pandemic

Daily Stoic shares a lesson we can all learn from history about this COVID Pandemic. In 165 AD, Marcus Aurelius’ Roman Empire was hit with the Antonine Plague. Despite the distance of so many centuries, it’s eerily similar to Covid-19. It caused widespread panic, but Marcus Aurelius was a beacon of sanity and stability during […]

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Current Events

Extreme Events and How to Live with Them by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Darwin College Lecture Series hosts Professor Nassim Nicholas Taleb to talk about the impact of extreme events. While COVID is not directly referenced, it’s clear that the current pandemic counts as an extreme event. Nassim Nicholas Taleb spent 21 years as a risk taker before becoming a researcher in philosophical, mathematical and (mostly) practical problems […]

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A Guide To Designing Low-Cost Ventilators for COVID-19

Real Engineering  examines what it takes to build low cost ventilators to deal with the COVID-19 crisis.

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Security

How and Why Coronavirus Scammers Can Send Fake Emails from the WHO

With the rise of a the Covid-19 pandemic, there’s also a sharp rise in scammers trying to profit on the situation. Unfortunately, WHO’s email servers are not helping with the situation. During the coronavirus pandemic, scammers have sent several emails using the domain of the World Health Organization. Some are addressed from Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, […]

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