Posts Tagged ‘fromemail’

NYTimes: The Scientist, the Air and the Virus

June 23, 2020

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/12/well/live/Coronavirus-aerosols-linsey-marr.html

Knoxville Ransomware Attack

June 22, 2020

Knoxville Ransomware Attack Leads to IT Network Shutdown

QT:{{”
“In 2019, a total of 113 state or municipal entities were impacted by ransomware. Knoxville is the 51st city to be hit in 2020, Callow said.

Last year, two Florida cities – Lake City and Riviera Beach – were both hit by ransomware attacks and decided to pay off the hackers…. ”

‘ “These smaller government agencies often chug along old legacy infrastructure, and that old legacy infrastructure is easy for bad actors to exploit.” ‘
“}}

https://threatpost.com/knoxville-ransomware-attack-leads-to-it-network-shutdown/156537/

COVID-19 FAQ – RZ Mask

June 20, 2020

https://rzmask.com/pages/covid-19-faqs

Fauci said US government held off promoting face masks because it knew shortages were so bad that even doctors couldn’t get enough

June 19, 2020

https://www.businessinsider.com/fauci-mask-advice-was-because-doctors-shortages-from-the-start-2020-6

Jim Simons’ Renaissance scored a 39% gain in its flagship Medallion fund as the coronavirus hammered rivals | Markets Insider

June 16, 2020

https://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/jim-simons-renaissance-technologies-39-percent-gain-medallion-flagship-fund-2020-4-1029106340#:~:text=Renaissance%20Technologies%2C%20a%20secretive%20hedge,Street%20Journal%20reported%20on%20Friday.

Renaissance’s $10 Billion Medallion Fund Gains 24% Year to Date in Tumultuous Market – WSJ

June 16, 2020

https://www.wsj.com/articles/renaissance-s-10-billion-medallion-fund-gains-24-year-to-datein-tumultuous-market-11587152401

Personalized and graph genomes reveal missing signal in epigenomic data

June 14, 2020

Personalized and graph genomes reveal missing signal in epigenomic data Cristian Groza, Tony Kwan, Nicole Soranzo, Tomi Pastinen & Guillaume Bourque Genome Biology volume 21, Article number: 124 (2020)

QT:{{ “Using permissive cutoffs, modified reference genomes are found to alter approximately 1% of peak calls while de novo assembled genomes alter up to 5% of peaks.” }}

biorxiv pre-prints can have PMIDs

June 13, 2020

https://www.nlm.nih.gov/news/Preprint_Pilot.html

facial recognition debate

June 11, 2020

A Case for Banning Facial Recognition

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/09/technology/facial-recognition-software.html

Turn a YouTube video into a Zoom virtual background video : coolgithubprojects

June 8, 2020

https://www.reddit.com/r/coolgithubprojects/comments/g6rgiy/turn_a_youtube_video_into_a_zoom_virtual/