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How to Care for Your Car While Sheltering in Place

Being completely sedentary isn’t just bad for people—it’s bad for vehicles, too. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/how-to-care-for-your-car-while-sheltering-in-place/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Gig Workers’ New Unemployment Benefits Won’t Come Quickly

The $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill makes contractors eligible for unemployment insurance. But states want pay stubs that ride-hail drivers don’t have. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/gig-workers-unemployment-benefits-wont-come-quickly/ Droolin’…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #CoronaVirus #Drugs #TechNews #Wired Japan

Japan Is Racing to Test a Favipiravir, a Drug to Treat Covid-19

Based on a compound discovered in 1998, the antiviral Favipiravir is already being used in Japan and Turkey. Its maker? A subsidiary of Fujifilm. Source:…

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New Yorkers, Once Again at Ground Zero, in Their Own Words

This week in our living oral history, the city’s residents—from the great to the humble—try to come to grips with a metropolis under assault by…

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The Party Goes On in Massive Online Worlds

MMORPGs aren’t a perfect substitute for real-life socializing. But these days it’s about as close as you can get. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/mmorpgs-social-distancing-final-fantasy-wow-classic/ Proactive Computing found this…

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Marriott Got Hacked. Yes, Again

The hotel chain has suffered its second major breach in 16 months. Here’s how to find out if you’re affected. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/marriott-hacked-yes-again-2020/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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This Is Not the Apocalypse You Were Looking For

Pop culture has been inundated with catastrophe porn for decades. None of it has prepared us for our new reality. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/coronavirus-apocalypse-myths/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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What Coronavirus Isolation Could Do to Your Mind (and Body)

Social distancing can lead to adverse psychological and physiological effects. But there are things you can do to maintain your overall health. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/coronavirus-covid-19-isolation-psychology/ Droolin’…

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You Can See the Coronavirus From Space

Satellite images show empty cities, pop-up mega-hospitals, and other signs of the pandemic’s spread. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/coronavirus-satellite-imagery/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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George R.R. Martin Is Social Distancing in Westeros

The author says he’s been writing daily while isolating to avoid Covid-19, raising fans’ hopes that he might complete *Winds of Winter*.  Source: https://www.wired.com/story/george-r-r-martin-social-distancing-writing/ Droolin’…

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Russia Doesn’t Want Bernie Sanders. It Wants Chaos

The point of Kremlin interference has always been to find democracy’s loose seams, and pull. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/bernie-sanders-russia-chaos-2020-election/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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A Coding School Tuition Model Spreads to 4-Year Colleges

Income share agreements first gained popularity with tech bootcamps. Now some traditional universities are offering the tools as substitutes for student loans. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/coding-school-tuition-model-spreads-4-year-colleges/ Droolin’…

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Why Are We Polarized? Don’t Blame Social Media, Says Ezra Klein

The Vox editor explains why there’s no chapter devoted to Facebook or Twitter in his new book about how the US is more divided than…

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How to Share Files Securely Online: Dropbox, Firefox Send, and More

You’ve got no shortage of options sharing documents and more with friends, family, and colleagues. These are your best bets. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/securely-share-files-online/ Proactive Computing found…

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DJI Mavic Mini Review: The Best Drone for Most People

DJI’s latest small drone is lightweight, small enough to fit in your pocket, and tons of fun to fly. Source: https://www.wired.com/review/dji-mavic-mini/ Proactive Computing found this…

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Permafrost Is Thawing So Fast, It’s Gouging Holes in the Arctic

Normally, these terrains of frozen soil thaw gradually. But in some places, it’s thawing so abruptly that landscapes are collapsing in on themselves. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/abrupt-permafrost-thaw/…

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How to Stream Super Bowl 2020 (and Puppy Bowl, Kitten Bowl)

Our full guide to streaming Super Bowl LIV for free online (and the Puppy Bowl and Kitten Bowl). Source: https://www.wired.com/story/how-to-watch-stream-super-bowl-kitten-bowl-puppy-bowl-2020/ Proactive Computing found this story…

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Super Bowl 2020: Watch the Best Ads Here

Hate football but love Squarespace? Watch all the ads now so you can skip the Big Game. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/super-bowl-2020-commercials/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Smartphone’s Encryption

Both iPhones and Androids are encrypted by default. But there are steps you can take to safeguard your data on backups and messaging apps. Source:…

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Donald Trump’s ‘National Security’ Impeachment Defense Is a Red Herring

The president’s cry-wolf strategy is straight from Richard Nixon’s playbook. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/trump-national-security-impeachment-defense/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Animals #Australia #Cats #Fire #TechNews #Wired

Cats Are Making Australia’s Bushfire Tragedy Even Worse

Cats are attracted to bushfire burn scars, where they hunt vulnerable survivors with merciless impunity. It’s devastating for ecosystems. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/cats-australia-bushfires/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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