Things I’ve found interesting March 27th 2020

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European users reporting they’re hitting Azure capacity constraints

Microsoft Azure customers reporting hitting virtual machine limits in U.S. East regions

13 Years Later, Does Anybody Care About Half-Life?

Amazon workers test positive for covid-19 at ten U.S. warehouses

Apple blocks third-party cookies in Safari

Safari becomes second browser after the Tor Browser to block third-party cookies by default for all users.

Chromium Blog: Improving privacy and security on the web

Apple updates Safari’s anti-tracking tech with full third-party cookie blocking

How Did Saloons in the Old West Lock Their Doors at Night?

Listen to nature from eight of the US National Parks to stay calm and productive

Samsung says it has the future of DRAM sorted after success with new EUV process

Chicago’s pandemic plan includes free Divvy for healthcare workers, $1 rides

In Japan, hotels lose out on Olympic delay and coronavirus

Virus-striken Diamond Princess leaves Yokohama

Rickshaws, kimonos, but no tourists – Tokyo’s Asakusa hit by coronavirus

Experts warn Japanese growing complacent of coronavirus risk

Warnings fail to stop Japanese crowds from viewing cherry blossoms

Death of Store Clerk in Italy Highlights Contagion’s New Front Line

What I Learned When My Husband Got Sick With Coronavirus

Italy Announces Restrictions Over Entire Country in Attempt to Halt Coronavirus

How Coronavirus Exposes the Great Lie of Modern Motherhood

Meet the Mom Who Helped Expose Flint’s Toxic Water Nightmare

A $2 Trillion Lifeline Will Help, but More May Be Needed

Rome’s Homeless Don’t Have the Luxury of Staying Home

Prince Charles Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Turkey Indicts 20 Saudis in Jamal Khashoggi’s Killing

Saudis Called Khashoggi ‘Sacrificial Animal’ as They Waited to Kill Him

Pentagon Takes Restrained Role in Coronavirus Response, Despite Calls for Help

Shutdown Spotlights Economic Cost of Saving Lives

Israeli Parliament Speaker Quits, But Political Deadlock No Closer to an End

Brooklyn High School Principal, 36, Dies from Coronavirus

Medicare Is Updating Coverage to Help in the Coronavirus Crisis

Shortage of Virus Tests in U.K. Lures Profiteers and Con Artists

At Least 60 Migrants Are Found Dead in a Truck in Mozambique

Terror Attack Strikes Afghan Capital as Another City Is Locked Down for Coronavirus

I Followed the U.K.’s Advice. Did I Spread Coronavirus?

Homeless man who tested positive for COVID-19 left to wander Montreal streets after screening

The 10 Deadliest Video Game Diseases

The 20 Best Video Game Soundtracks Ever

How Doom Inspired a New Wave of Retro FPS Games

Searching For Half-Life 3

Epistle 3 – Marc Laidlaw

Doom creator John Romero on what’s wrong with modern shooter games