Friday, September 18, 2020
Walmart will use drones to deliver health products as it looks to take on Amazon in the skies. The nation’s largest retailer plans to start testing on-demand deliveries of health and wellness items early next year in partnership with Zipline,...
Rep. Jim Clyburn listens to testimony during a House Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis hearing on Capitol Hill on July 31, 2020. | Kevin Dietsch-Pool/Getty Images Updated: 08/31/2020 03:47 PM EDT Senior Trump administration officials in June privately warned seven states...
President Trump on Sunday announced an emergency authorization for convalescent plasma to be used as a coronavirus treatment, dubbing it a “truly historic” declaration. The designation by the Food and Drug Administration will make it easier for some COVID-19 patients...
Pharmacy giants and tech titans are in a crowded battle to deliver your prescriptions — but a startup coming off a coronavirus-fueled growth spurt thinks it can beat them. Consumers wary of waiting in packed drugstores have turned to digital...
CureVac, a German biotech working on a Covid-19 vaccine that is backed by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and has a manufacturing agreement with Elon Musk's Tesla (TSLA), soared again Monday after more than tripling in its Wall...
If anything reflects long-range faith that the city will recover from the pandemic crisis, it’s the counterintuitive commitment to new eating venues even though nobody knows when indoor dining will again be permitted. The latest example: RXR Realty just landed...
Americans likely won’t have to pay for a coronavirus vaccine once researchers have one ready, according to reports. The US government plans to pick up the tab for the hundreds of millions of vaccine doses that pharmaceutical firms are racing...
Courtney Chow Contributor Share on Twitter Courtney Chow is an associate with Battery Ventures in San Francisco who focuses on early and growth-stage internet, software and services companies. Justin Da Rosa Contributor Justin Da Rosa is a vice president...
As the coronavirus hampers the fitness industry, leading to a rapid evolution toward digital classes, ClassPass is pressing onward with its product roadmap, albeit a bit ahead of schedule. The company, which has raised more than $500 million from investors...
Hawaii is battling the highest rate of coronavirus transmission in the nation, new data shows. COVID-19 cases are spreading in the tropical state at a rate of 1.6, which means every person who gets sick is infecting at least one...

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