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Not Even a Pandemic Can Slow Down the Biggest Tech Giants

Not Even a Pandemic Can Slow Down the Biggest Tech Giants

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Here’s a stark example of how the global coronavirus pandemic affects America’s tech giants, versus how it affects pretty much everyone else. On May 12, Alphabet Inc. subsidiary Waymo announced it had scored an additional $750 million to make self-driving cars a commercial reality, bringing its total external fundraising to $3 billion inside two months.…
Police see uptick in speeding, fatal crashes amid pandemic

Police see uptick in speeding, fatal crashes amid pandemic

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In Connecticut, traffic is down, but fatal crashes are up by 40%.May 19, 2020, 1:10 PM7 min read Stay-at-home orders are keeping more people off the roads, but police across the country are reporting a rise in reckless driving. In Connecticut, traffic has been cut in half compared to last year, but fatal motor vehicle…
The Car as Shelter in the Covid 19 Pandemic

The Car as Shelter in the Covid 19 Pandemic

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The role of the automobile has been reinvented in the coronavirus era. Once just a way of getting from one place to another, the car has been turned into a mini-shelter on wheels, safe from contamination, a cocoon that allows its occupants to be inside and outside at the same time. It took a global…
Scientists Warn CDC Testing Data Could Create Misleading Picture of Pandemic

Scientists Warn CDC Testing Data Could Create Misleading Picture of Pandemic

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