Things I’ve found interesting March 5th 2020

Some things I have found interesting for this Thursday.

Catching up with Google BigQuery

Hyundai’s slippery Prophecy concept EV is controlled by joysticks

How’s this for a remote support fix? Solar storm early-warning satellite repaired with million-mile software update

Do these three things to protect your web security camera from hackers

Brave deemed most private browser in terms of ‘phoning home’

US government warns foreign actors with sharp consequences if they meddle in Super Tuesday

Waymo closes with $2.25 billion in first external funding round

Buzz kill? Missouri lawmakers have their own ideas for medical marijuana program

Recreational cannabis sales begin at second Metro East dispensary

Woman dies after falling from downtown St. Louis building

Apple will pay up to $500 million to settle lawsuit over slowing down older iPhones

Apple agrees to pay $500m over claims it slowed down old iPhones

Verizon says it hates extra fees. Then I looked at a phone bill

9 missing snowmobilers found safe near Whistler, B.C.

Ballwin man charged with threatening members of University City church

UPS worker in Sunnyvale arrested in mass shooting threat had 20,000 rounds of ammunition, police say

Australian government’s certified cloud list to expire come June 30

Elon Musk wants Jack Dorsey to remain CEO of Twitter

Samsung and LG hit with more coronavirus cases

Open source is getting bigger and richer, says SUSE

Robots need rules. So Missouri lawmakers are looking at guidelines for delivery services

Queensland Airports consolidates IT asset management system

Facebook claims Myanmar telco spent $1.2m on fake accounts to criticise competitors

Microsoft cancels MVP Summit due to COVID-19 coronavirus fears

Climate change will cause half of world’s beaches to disappear by 2100

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak suggests he might be coronavirus ‘patient zero’

Oregon lawyer skips out on strip club tab, tries to escape via train tunnel: cops

Oregon lawyer refuses to pay for $200 lap dance, leads cops on foot chase near strip club, authorities say

Three men wrongly imprisoned for 36 years could receive $2.9 million each from Maryland

St. Louis Alderman Larry Arnowitz resigns while under federal investigation

College apologizes for high school line-up by skin color

Ex-St. Louis officer pleads guilty to killing fellow cop in Russian roulette shooting

Appeals court reverses federal judge’s cash bail ruling for St. Louis inmates

Missouri pays out another $2 million over prison worker discrimination case

Leave Italy, Washington U. tells study-abroad students after CDC coronavirus alert

Changes to Missouri’s voter ID law approved by House after Supreme Court ruling

Attorney general could prosecute more St. Louis murders under plan Gardner opposes

St. Alexius’ nursing school gets temporary reprieve in effort to stay open

1st African American on Illinois high court dies at 86

Water to be turned off at four T.E.H. Realty apartment complexes in St. Louis region

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