News and other Things I’ve found interesting May 19th 2020

Just another daily list of things I have found interesting. And another Tuesday of not getting paid for my work.

Crooks are using realistic-looking webpage templates to trick you into handing over personal data

Hackers Can Break Into an iPhone Just by Sending a Text

The Boring Company finishes tunnel beneath Las Vegas Convention Center

The Boring Company gets approval to develop Las Vegas tunnel

Tesla Powerpack battery system becomes cash cow for Australian university

What Defines Artificial Intelligence? The Complete WIRED Guide

Judge Denies “Pharma Bro” Shkreli Prison Release to Research Coronavirus Cure: “Delusional”

Coronavirus: Isle of Wight downloads of COVID-19 trial app exceed expectations

Doors closed by COVID-19, Brit retro tech museums need your help

Man who called coronavirus ‘fake crisis’ gets infected, issues warning

Raging house party amid coronavirus ends when man shoots himself in the groin, police say

Coronavirus: Heathrow trials thermal imaging temperature checks for Terminal 2 arrivals

Heathrow boss urges plan to restart flights between low-risk countries

Coronavirus: Brazil overtakes Spain and Italy as new cases grow

Italy’s ‘boys’ club’ politics shuts women out of coronavirus debate

‘It means everything’: Residents fear loss of community post offices to the coronavirus

Alibaba’s Jack Ma bails from SoftBank’s board

Takashimaya reopens main main department store Tokyo’s Nihonbashi district

MPs to vote on bill which repeals EU freedom of movement

Coronavirus: What are social distancing and self-isolation rules?

Coronavirus: Delirium ‘may be common’ in Covid seriously ill

Coronavirus: Five and overs in UK now eligible for test

Donald Trump renews attack on World Health Organization, calling it a “puppet of China”

‘Instead of doctors, they send police to kill us’: locked-down Rio faces deadly raids

‘Caught defenseless in the crossfire’: Rio families cope with deaths by police violence

Health-care worker who had COVID-19 returns to job after 3 weeks and still tests positive

James Woods defends Trump: He ‘loves America more than any president in my lifetime’

This man is delusional and should seek mental health care immediately.

Why People Keep Falling for Viral Hoaxes

US lockdown protests may have spread virus widely, cellphone data suggests

72 got COVID-19 after being at large event

Chaos as eight schools in French city forced to close after child catches coronavirus

Eight schools are shut in French city after a child tests positive for coronavirus days after classrooms reopened

CDC to launch major coronavirus antibody study of up to 325,000 Americans in 25 cities

Coronavirus: Loss of taste and smell added to official symptoms list

Coronavirus: US woman, 96, speaks Welsh for first time in 40 years

Coronavirus: What’s going wrong in Sweden’s care homes?

Coronavirus splits couple from baby born through surrogacy 8,000 miles away

A Canadian crew member has died in an aerobatic flyover crash

Earthquake: Magnitude 4.7 quake hits near Eureka, Calif.

Cyclone Amphan: India’s east coast braces for severe storm

Female infertility drug also treats low testosterone in men