1 April 2020 – Wednesday – #17

Let’s start today with maps. Kinsa, a company that has sold a million smart thermometers, sees evidence that social distancing in the US is paying off. The company provides a live map of data from is US customers. Map viewers can drill down to results in their zip code. Here’s a map from two daysContinue reading “1 April 2020 – Wednesday – #17”

29 March 2020 – Sunday – #14

Good news from Spain’s lockdown. Here is a chart of Covid-19 deaths by day over the past ten days. The rate of increase is flattening, a good sign that the lockdown is working and mortality is peaking this weekend. Here is a more comprehensive chart of Spanish Covid-19 statistics for March through today. Believe me,Continue reading “29 March 2020 – Sunday – #14”

28 March 2020 – Saturday – #13

There is plenty of criticism of Spain’s slow response to Covid-19 and an investigation has started, but the trend lines are going the right way now. I’m repeating myself, but Covid-19 is a math problem. Spain is finding the solution. Meanwhile, Spain and the Czech Republic are returning rapid test Covid-19 test kits purchased fromContinue reading “28 March 2020 – Saturday – #13”