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Readings on COVID-19

I take a longer term view on many things, this current COVID-19 is no different. Here are some sites to help learn and not succumb to emotions. By all means, admit your emotions and acknowledge…

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Planning for the future of San Francisco

In regards to my continued re-imagining of San Francisco, the Planning Department's report on Housing Affordability Strategies is available. A decent overview of the report is at https://sf.curbed.com/2020/3/9/21171492/housing-affordability-strategies-san-francisco-targets-planning-report. Who knew my interest in urban planning…

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Speaking at CORE-IT on 24-30 March 2020

Are you interested in computer networking? internetworking? Do you want to know what actually happens on your wifi? What is this Wireshark thing? Join the Chappell University's CORE-IT Virtual conference from 24-30 March, https://www.chappell-university.com/core-it. CORE-IT…

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Fist Bump for Health

From https://marginalrevolution.com/marginalrevolution/2020/02/all-praise-the-fist-bump.html A study by Mela and Whitsworth in the American Journal of Infection Control found that fist bumps transferred one-quarter as much bacteria as a moderate handshake and even less compared to a strong…

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Preparing for Pandemic

Back in university, I took an elective class in virology/immunology. The class setup was a bunch of graded lab work and a research paper. My paper was on the Herpes family of virii. While viruses…

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