These principles are as true today as ever, but we see instances emerging that may need a more deft touch. Many questions are coming up now—What happens after the pandemic? How do we address systemic racism?—that are about longer term issues. They cannot be resolved in a single answer or single step. Yet our tendency as leaders in a crisis may be to respond with a quick answer. There is a sense of urgency about these issues, and we don’t want to seem indecisive. … [Read more...] about What would Bill Campbell do?
This inflammation may also be part of why vaccines, whose effectiveness relies on a robust reaction from the immune system, don’t work as well in older people — an effect that’s likely to extend to COVID-19 vaccines. Akbar and his colleagues have found that people with high levels of inflammation tended to have weaker immune responses to the chickenpox virus, for example. And when they took an anti-inflammatory drug for four days before being injected, their immune responses improved. … [Read more...] about How the aging immune system makes older people vulnerable to COVID-19
“More than anything, it’s the ability to play extremely high-level chess and win while I seemingly am not focused on the game and talking to my chat,” Nakamura said of his ability to draw a large audience, which he usually retains as he plays 20 or more games in one sitting. “At least at blitz chess, I’m probably the best or second-best player ever, in the entire history, at least online.” … [Read more...] about Chess (Yes, chess) is now a streaming obsession
“In the Dengue Virus Viremia Model studies, PNB-001 reduced the mortality of animals significantly, almost 80 percent than the control group. It is also proved that the cytokine storms and spleen size reduced significantly. This means the mortality rate can be reduced considerably by using GPP-Baladol,” Lattmann added. … [Read more...] about PNB Vesper gets DCGI nod to test its experimental drug on Covid-19 patients
The hype around the company tends to focus on the content, which makes a good amount of sense since it started churning out original shows and movies like Nike does sneakers. Or it’s the corporate leaders such as Hastings, talking about the downside of pandemic-imposed working from home. Point is, the focus around Netflix is rarely on the Netflix brand, but rather what the company facilitates for us. … [Read more...] about Why Netflix built its first global brand campaign around one of the most controversial parts of its UX