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To improve the US coronavirus response, Donald Trump should resign - The Verge

theverge.com/2020/3/12/21176170/coronavirus-response-donald-trump-resign-crisis-pandemic-response
We are facing a pandemic about which US President Donald Trump appears incapable of telling the truth — assuming he even knows it. Without quick action, a lot of people are going to get sick. Some of them will die. The president’s incoherence has reached a level that is a hazard to public health. The best thing Trump can do for the country, to speed its response to coronavirus, is resign and let someone capable take over.

Tools for Remote UX Workshops

nngroup.com/articles/tools-remote-ux-workshops/
The type of workshop will dictate which tools your team should use. Ultimately, with limited time and budget, your best bet is to use a tool your team already knows how to use.

How to Make Yourself Into a Learning Machine - Superorganizers

superorganizers.substack.com/p/how-to-build-a-learning-machine
Shopify’s Director of Production Engineering explains how reading broadly helps him get to the bottom of things

Why the US Sucks at Building Public Transit - VICE

vice.com/en_us/article/884kvk/why-the-us-sucks-at-building-public-transit
America is worse at building and operating public transit than nearly all of its peers. Why is that? And what can we do to fix it?

Remove Video Background – Unscreen

unscreen.com/
Remove the background of any video - 100% automatically, online & free! Goodbye Greenscreen. Hello Unscreen.

Repl.it - CLUI: Building a Graphical Command Line

blog.repl.it/clui
> “Command line interfaces. Once that was all we had. Then they disappeared, replaced by what we thought was a great advance: GUIs. GUIs…