Hey y'all ... Happy Virtual Easter! Like me, you probably Zoomed (or Skyped, or Facetimed) your family and friends, and I hope you were able to get some of the pleasure and joy of being together. Truly a weird time, and one we will all never forgot.
Health Care Blog: the Tipping point for Telehealth. "Many ways of doing business will change forever after the experience of the COVID-19 pandemic, and health care, too, will never be the same." Amen.
A month ago I shared this graphic from the Visual Capitalist comparing the deaths due to Covid-19 to other pandemics. They update it daily; at that time the toll was 4.7K people; now it stands at 112K. Still catching the Swine Flu of 2009-2010 which kills 200K people, but getting there quickly.
As benefits being leader of the US during a crisis, President Trump has been holding daily press briefings. The "journalists" present beclown themselves. Allie Beth Stuckey: Every. Single. Coronavirus briefing is like this. Sadly, true.
How DuckDuckGo makes money without tracking you. "It’s actually a big myth that search engines need to track your personal search history to make money or deliver quality search results... search advertisers buy search ads by bidding on keywords, not people." -- Gabriel Weinberg, founder and CEO.
With Paris-Roubaix cancelled this year (well, delayed for now, but, you know), Velonews revisits Philippe Gilbert's masterful win last year. I love this sort of inside insight, cycling is sooo tactical.
Onward... I hope you have a great week sheltering in place, and that we won't have to do so too much longer!