The Link #242: [Adapting]
April 5, 2020

Where we’re at vs. the virus, in words and in charts.

An uplifting view: we’re going to win. And the actions we take matter for the scale and speed of that victory. But it’s going to feel weird along the way, as is viscerally clear from this wild photo series: New York Was Not Designed for Emptiness.

Apple buys Dark Sky, productivity app Notion raises funding at $2B, and the FTC is suing to block Altria’s investment in Juul.

Zoom — nice for ease and video quality, not so nice for security and privacy.

How to understand the toilet paper shortage. Plus, calculate how much to buy.

The business (or lack thereof) of cruise ships.

Advice for your romantic relationship in quarantine.

Papers on love: the closer your credit scores, the better the chances for the relationship to last, and a law review proposal.

36 Hours in… Wherever You Are.

While we’re inside, two trends: domestic cozy, and a photogenic pantry. Plus, some suggestions for upgrading your space.

The beginnings of an accent, heard in an Antarctic research facility.

Data viz of the week: James Bond theme song titles.

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