There’s criticism that the reopening plan has too few details as to how schools will function in practice, too little money for extra cleaning and doesn’t address teachers’ concerns about their safety

Of these things my 5-year-old is certain: She misses the bus, she misses her friends, and her mom is not a good teacher. Heres what is less certain: That when she returns to a real classroom this fall, it will stick. I want kids back in school. The sooner, the […]

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Coinbase is expected to go public in 2020 or 2021, with most expecting its filing early next year. Though given how hot the IPO market is today (more here), perhaps well see the document sooner rather than later. Regardless of when, the Coinbase debut will be a big deal, providing a booster […]

“After a deadly virus,” people only have a “video interface for communication.” Hmm.

46 with 39 posters participating The email hit my inbox in mid-May. The reader kept things succinct. Subject: Remember Domain? Body: I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately: https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2016/12/the-domain-review-the-internet-can-be-worse-than-humanity-ravaging-epidemics/ Two months into a global pandemic obviously sticking around for a bit, I can’t say I had put much thought […]

The coronavirus pandemic has led to significant disruption to school education in England. Teachers have made a concerted effort to use digital technology and remote teaching and learning …

The coronavirus pandemic has led to significant disruption to school education in England. Teachers have made a concerted effort to use digital technology and remote teaching and learning to lessen the impact of this disruption on their students. However, thanks to a decade of unambitious government policy, many have faced […]

Evaluating the riskiness of activities during the pandemic can be tricky. A team of public health experts created a chart to help with decision-making.

When businesses began reopening from the coronavirus shutdown across the US, Arizona-based epidemiologist Saskia Popescu started fielding a whole series of new questions from colleagues, friends, and worriers on the internet. Everyone, it seemed, had questions.  Can I eat at a restaurant? Can I play tennis? Can I golf? “We […]