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Simulating an epidemic [video]

Gepubliceerd op 27 mrt. 2020Experimenten met speelgoed SIR-modellenStartpagina: https://www.3blue1brown.comU aangeboden door: http://3b1b.co/sir-thanksSimulaties van Harry Stevens bij de Washington Post:https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphi…Simulaties door Kevin Simler bij Melting Asphalt:https://meltingasphalt.com/interactiv…Uitstekende visualisatie van de huidige groei van elk land van Minutephysics en Aatish Bhatia:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=54XLX…Als je de samenvatting van COVID-19 van een wiskundige / epidemioloog wilt horen, vond ik dit MSRI-gesprek zeer…

The SIR Model of Epidemics

The SIR Model of Epidemics For some reason, a lot of people have gotten really interested in epidemiology lately. Myself included. I have no idea why. Now, I’m not an epidemiologist. I don’t study infectious diseases. But I do know a little about how mathematical models work, so I wanted to explain how one of…

London’s rental market is being flooded by bargain Airbnb listings

Getty Images/Airbnb They’re calling it the Airbnb Apocalypse. In forums and on Facebook groups, in YouTube videos and on subreddits, Airbnb hosts who have built vast but flimsy short-term rental empires are facing huge losses as the global tourism industry collapses due to the coronavirus pandemic. As Airbnb bookings vanish, scores of hosts are scrambling…

Warren Buffett has the cash to buy Tesla, Starbucks, or McDonald’s

Paul Morigi / Stringer / Getty Images Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway can afford almost any of America’s public companies following the coronavirus sell-off. The billionaire investor’s conglomerate held $125 billion in cash and short-term investments at the end of December. Berkshire’s cash pile exceeds the market capitalizations of more than 450 companies in the S&P…

Mobile CPUs and the Performance Inequality Gap

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Glimpse: A Photo Editor For Everyone

Show Off Your Imagination Use a complete set of professional photography tools to turn your snapshots into works of art. Adjust, crop, remove objects, retouch, and repair old photos. Play with color, effects, and more to turn the ordinary into something extraordinary.

These zoo live cams let you hang out with pandas, giraffes, and other animals

The coronavirus may have us all safely social distancing and staying home, but that doesn’t mean we have to stop experiencing the world around us. You can still “go out” — all it takes is an internet connection to do so. Museums and cultural centers around the nation are coming together to help fill our…

SF Bar Owner to Yelp: ‘Fuck All of These People Entirely’

Like many business owners across the country, Jamie Zawinski, the owner of SoMa nightclub DNA Lounge, was less than pleased to learn that a partnership between Yelp and GoFundMe meant that the Yelp listing for his business now had a fundraising button on it that he hadn’t consented to. “What the fuck?” he said regarding…

The SEC Wants Investors to Stop Buying the Wrong Zoom Stock – Nasdaq

Published Mar 27, 2020 9:30AM EDT As the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage across the globe, life has been utterly upended — including how people work. Some companies are seeing demand for their services skyrocket as the world adjusts to this new reality. With businesses asking as many employees to work from home as…

Airbnb to Halt All Marketing, Most Hiring as Losses Mount

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