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Looking at the Cloud

At Ars Technica, there's the second part of a two-part interview with HP's Russ Daniels on cloud computing. As CTO and VP of Cloud Services Strategy, Daniels lends his insight to topics such as mobile devices as "sensors" for the cloud and whether HP plans to lease the service or run it in-house, or sell both. "There will be a small number of customers that will have their entire infrastructure delivered as a service, but the vast majority of our customers will continue using data centers, servers, storage, and networks," he says.

The Scan

NFTs for Genome Sharing

Nature News writes that non-fungible tokens could be a way for people to profit from sharing genomic data.

Wastewater Warning System

Time magazine writes that cities and college campuses are monitoring sewage for SARS-CoV-2, an approach officials hope lasts beyond COVID-19.

Networks to Boost Surveillance

Scientific American writes that new organizations and networks aim to improve the ability of developing countries to conduct SARS-CoV-2 genomic surveillance.

Genome Biology Papers on Gastric Cancer Epimutations, BUTTERFLY, GUNC Tool

In Genome Biology this week: recurrent epigenetic mutations in gastric cancer, correction tool for unique molecular identifier-based assays, and more.