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Even before the Covid-19 pandemic, Zoom had a reputation for prioritizing ease of use over security and privacy. An… WIRED
No, you can’t diagnose yourself with Covid19 by holding your breath for 10 seconds to see if you cough. And drinki… WIRED
People with coronavirus appear to be most infectious within their first week of experiencing symptoms, according to… MIT Technology Review
A hacker who tricked a victim into clicking their malicious link would be able to quietly launch the target's webca… WIRED
The FDA has announced they have approved plans for nationwide trials of two treatments for Covid-19, the global pan… WIRED
NEW: The CDC now recommends that citizens should wear "non-medical, cloth masks" to help prevent the spread of the… WIRED
People with coronavirus appear to be most infectious within their first week of experiencing symptoms, according to… MIT Technology Review
More than 4,000 Google Play apps silently collect a list of all other installed apps in a data grab that allows dev… WIRED
Zoom adds new security and privacy measures to prevent Zoombombing The Verge
Campus is closed, so college students are rebuilding their schools in Minecraft The Verge
RIP to the best, most beautiful weather app on Android: Dark Sky. Cause of death: Acquisition by Apple. WIRED
NEW: The US Food and Drug Administration has announced they have approved plans for nationwide trials of two treatm… WIRED
All a victim would have needed to do is click one malicious link and an attacker would have been able to spy on the… WIRED
Once enough people get the coronavirus, it will stop spreading on its own. But the costs will be devastating. This… MIT Technology Review
Producing electricity with solar arrays is now cheaper than burning coal. But solar only accounts for ~ 2% of the U… WIRED
Are you feeling socially overwhelmed by Zoom happy hours, Netflix viewing parties, and nightly check-ins with frien… MIT Technology Review
Masks may be good, but the messaging around them has been very bad The Verge
It would be a mistake to assume that the coronavirus will meaningfully reduce the dangers of climate change. MIT Technology Review
Paper money must be capable of spreading the coronavirus, right? Actually, no. There is no evidence that physical m… MIT Technology Review
Trump says he won't wear a face mask, but you should Gizmodo
In the face of a shortage, dozens of groups are working to create DIY ventilators. But that's the easy part. The ha… WIRED
Skype rolls out 'Meet Now' calls that don't need a a sign-up or installation Engadget
Two U.S. state AGs seek info on Zoom's privacy practices Reuters Tech News
Google research makes for an effortless robotic dog trot TechCrunch
In Dr. Fauci we stan The Verge