netpipe April 4, 2020

Hacker News – Clues to Covid-19 coronavirus’s vulnerability emerge from antibody against SARS – latest science and technology news stories – The architecture of a ‘shape-shifting’ norovirus

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Consumption of 3-6 eggs/week lowers the risk of cardiovascular disease and death

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – An all-organic proton battery energized for sustainable energy storage – latest science and technology news stories – New measurements reveal evidence of elusive particles in a newly-discovered superconductor – latest science and technology news stories – New laser technique will allow more powerful—and smaller—particle accelerators

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Study identifies new temperature sensing mechanism in plants

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Trial drug can significantly block early stages of COVID-19 in engineered human tissues

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – New drug target found for COVID-19

CBC | Canada News – Grocery store staff fed up with ‘social’ shoppers who flout pandemic rules

CBC | Canada News – Sales of Winnipeg company’s COVID-19 detection tests halted by Health Canada

Hack a Day – Using A Vending Machine Bill Acceptor With Arduino

Nano Patents and Innovations – Is COVID-19 in the Water System? It’s Infectious for Days in Sewage and Drinking Water

Slashdot – Linux Mint 20 is 64-bit Only, Based on Ubuntu 20.04, and Named ‘Ulyana’

Slashdot – Potential Vaccine Generates Enough Antibodies To Fight Off Virus

Home – Milliwatts of electricity from mains magnetic field

Engadget – Samsung’s display business will stop producing LCD screens this year

Engadget – FCC vote on 6 GHz WiFi will take place April 23rd

Engadget – NASA successfully deploys the James Webb Telescope’s enormous mirror

Engadget – Google donates Chromebooks and WiFi hotspots to California students

Engadget – Skype rolls out ‘Meet Now’ calls that don’t need a a sign-up or installation

Ars Technica – OpenWRT code-execution bug puts millions of devices at risk

Ars Technica – Intel’s 10th-generation H-series laptop CPUs break 5GHz

Ars Technica – Bugs that let sites hijack Mac and iPhone cameras fetch $75k bounty

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