Coronavirus is Named | Mon 10th to Thu 13th Feb 2020 — Ned Martin’s Dot Org

Monday 10th February – Home

Home

I stayed home all day!

Tuesday 11th February – Home

Coronavirus Queensland

The WHO now has a name for the disease — COVID-19.

“CO”; signifies corona, “VI”; means virus, “D”; stands for disease, and “19”; represents 2019, the year it was first detected.

The virus itself is named severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).

Worldwide there are more than 40,000 cases and deaths surpass 1,000.

Home

I worked from home.

Wednesday 12th February – Upgrading Exchange

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I drove down to the shops—through a light drizzle—to buy some milk. I then upgraded my Exchange 2010 SP1 install to Exchange 2010 SP3.

I discovered that the cool palm-tree-ish-thing in the backyard had snapped.

Thursday 13th February – Maz’s & Nandos

Home

I spent the day at home.

Maz’s & Nandos

I drove over to Maz’s in the evening, and then on to Nandos, not getting home until 2:20 AM.