It turns out all you need to get wide spread covid-19 testing is for wealthy residents of your town to fund it. I don't think that will scale.

mercurynews.com/2020/04/29/bol

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Well it took over a year but we managed to get Google Fonts removed from the Mozilla Rust project. Thanks to everyone who helped out and supported this.

github.com/rust-lang/mdBook/pu

Devs don’t let devs add surveillance to their tools.

#SurveillanceCapitalism

There is more than a whiff of rising desperation.

Trump's handling of the pandemic, according to the Financial times.
ft.com/content/97dc7de6-940b-1

The Trump administration is largely succeeding in rolling back regulations as they promised. How hard will it be to reinstate the regulations that turn out to be necessary?
nytimes.com/interactive/2020/c

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Carl Malamud won his case about Public.Resource.Org republishing the Georgia laws: supremecourt.gov/opinions/19pd ("Held: The OCGA annotations are ineligible for copyright protection.")

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"It’s an underthought list of tech-lust thinking."
@berkun's response to
@pmarca's essay "Time to Build"

scottberkun.com/2020/its-time-

Marc Andreessen's call to action.
This has already made the rounds, but I just read it.

a16z.com/2020/04/18/its-time-t

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rt.live/

A good visualization Rt, a key measure of how fast the virus is growing.

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Your Librem 5 is Calling

Default and pixel perfect. A snapshot of the preinstalled applications on the Librem 5.

youtube.com/watch?v=KhrnMVJDpf

#librem5 #privacy #security #linux

The battery on my iPad just ran out. I think that means it is time to go to sleep.

I have definitely read enough emails about how some company is supporting its' customers and employees through this crisis. I don't need any more of those. OK?

There is construction work going one near my home. I am not sure how this works with the shelter in place order.

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