The 1-meter rule: virologists pan high fives, ‘bro hugs,’ and kissing as the coronavirus spreads

The 1-meter rule: virologists pan high fives, ‘bro hugs,’ and kissing as the coronavirus spreads

King Henry VI of England banned kissing in 1439 to battle the plague. As the world confronts the coronavirus spreading from China, some health authorities are again urging people to refrain from physical displays of affection. Epidemiologists say limiting contact could help slow the march of a disease that’s turned up in dozens of countries […]

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Udacity’s new, online A.I. course targets an important market: bosses

Udacity’s new, online A.I. course targets an important market: bosses

Udacity, the online education company co-founded by Google X moonshot founder Sebastian Thrun, is trying to capitalize on executive interest in artificial intelligence. The company announced Thursday that it would offer a new online program intended for executives looking to incorporate A.I. into their businesses. Udacity’s online courses have previously been oriented towards people wanting […]

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