A Facebook conducted survey of 86K small business owners and employees shows 31% of SMBs have stopped operating and 11% more expect to fail in next 3 months (Bloomberg)

Bloomberg: A Facebook conducted survey of 86K small business owners and employees shows 31% of SMBs…

At an MIT event, Microsoft president Brad Smith says the company was "on the wrong side of history" with open source (Richard Speed/The Register)

Richard Speed / The Register: At an MIT event, Microsoft president Brad Smith says the company…

How to Download Your Files Faster with Persepolis

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As far as I can tell from my daily walks, masks have quietly become more common…

How to Easily Remove the Tendon From a Chicken Breast

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The Best Travel Deals for Essential Workers

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Disney's top streaming exec, Kevin Mayer, resigns to become CEO of TikTok and COO of parent company ByteDance; Disney names Rebecca Campbell as his successor (Brooks Barnes/New York Times)

Brooks Barnes / New York Times: Disney’s top streaming exec, Kevin Mayer, resigns to become CEO…

What the Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Results Mean

Big news: Moderna, one of the companies working on a coronavirus vaccine, released results from a…

What Edison Mail's Security Disaster Means for Your Email

The popular third-party email client Edison Mail recently granted a small number of iOS users access…

Five Books (That Aren't Homework) You'll Want to Read Cover to Cover

We’re at home. Some people are using this time to become cultured. Others are more focused…