Category: Local DC area

COVID Resources

There are lots of great resources on the state of COVID in general and for your community. Here are some that I frequent: CDC: https://covid.cdc.gov/covid-data-tracker/ NYTimes: https://www.nytimes.com/news-event/coronavirusand https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/us/covid-cases.html Osterholm Podcast: https://www.cidrap.umn.edu/covid-19/podcasts-webinars CIDRAP (Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy): https://www.cidrap.umn.edu The Atlantic: https://www.theatlantic.com/category/what-you-need-know-coronavirus/ Don McNeil (former NYT): https://donaldgmcneiljr1954.medium.com

Cheap Comcast for the Poor and Veterans

Comcast has cheap internet for people who get government housing or food assistance, and now also offers this for Veterans. For $10/month you get 15Mbps/sec download and 2Mbps/sec upload. This is 10x faster than the old DSL speeds and more than fast enough for streaming HD video. There are no