If you are familiar with Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell, you are aware that they make high-quality animated explainer videos. They don't disappoint with their latest video, which is all about the novel coronavirus — what it is, how it works, and what we might be able to do about it. Highly recommended.
Pfizer and Biontech report that their covid vaccine led to immunity in 90% of recipients in the first analysis of its effectiveness, far exceeding the 75% hoped for and the 50% that U.S. infectious disease chief Dr. Anthony Fauci said would be acceptable. The companies' stock soared on the news. The analysis evaluated 94 confirmed… READ THE REST
The state of Texas now ranks highest in the total number of COVID-19 cases in the United States, according to a Johns Hopkins University tally from Sunday. The coronavirus pandemic is surging throughout the country. From the Associated Press: As the coronavirus pandemic surges across the nation, the data from Sunday — the most recent… READ THE REST
"They don't catch it," lied impeached president Donald Trump just now, about children getting COVID. Speaking on the campaign trail just days before the Election Day, Trump demanded that all schools in the United States be open for in-person classes, and all children now learning at home should go to those in-person classes. Trump erroneously… READ THE REST
As you scan your eye across your home office desk, is it all starting to get a little…cluttered? Junk piling up, cords tangled everywhere, even important accessories littered across your workspace might be turning your desk at home into what your desk back at the office looks like. With a little forethought, you can not… READ THE REST
An easy way to scare yourself is to think about how badly you, your finances, your family, and more could be hurt if every scrap of information about what you do online was stolen–like all of your banking information, account access, and passwords. If a cyber-criminal was able to infiltrate your system and steal your… READ THE REST
Just a few days ago, streaming giant, Netflix, announced their plans to raise U.S. standard plan prices by $1 a month, and premium plans by $2 per month. It's a safe bet that it won't be the last time Netflix will be asking subscribers for more money. Meanwhile, Comcast is threatening to drop channels owned… READ THE REST