29. Apr, 2020

Bored and Brilliant ...

Perfect fit to the last link from yesterday and definitely helpful in the current lockdown at home.

An alternative to boredom could be a podcast or reading an interesting article:

The Tim Ferriss Show Transcripts: Blake Mycoskie (#249)
https://tim.blog/2018/06/01/the-tim-ferriss-show-transcripts-blake-mycoskie/

HOW TO BE A SMART NOVICE AND STOP HURTING YOURSELF AND OTHERS
https://leadershipfreak.blog/2020/04/28/how-to-be-a-smart-novice-and-stop-hurting-yourself-and-others/

"The U.S. government considers the remote-working trend to be a matter of national security. The National Security Agency (NSA) recently released an assessment of 13 of the most popular commercial video chatting tools." - no offense, this is not comedy, after all the NSA stories of the past, could be useful to get an overview
https://media.defense.gov/2020/Apr/24/2002288653/-1/-1/0/CSI-SELECTING-AND-USING-COLLABORATION-SERVICES-SECURELY-SHORT-FINAL.PDF

And finally another Corona story, history does sometimes repeat itself:
"More than a century ago, epidemiologist Dr. Thomas Tuttle prescribed face masks and social distancing to slow the influenza pandemic. He made a lot of enemies—but it worked."
https://www.forbes.com/sites/alexknapp/2020/04/28/the-dr-fauci-of-the-1918-spanish-flu/#4443dd7d3547