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Uber bus just around the corner on post-pandemic public transit map

Uber bus just around the corner on post-pandemic public transit map

By: Tina Bellon
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: June 30th, 2020
Urban transportation’s transformation has shifted up a gear as the coronavirus crisis turns travel habits on their head, with Uber making allies of public transit systems by now offering to sell them its software expertise.
A Multibillion-Dollar Opportunity_ Virus-Proofing the New Office - The New York Times

A Multibillion-Dollar Opportunity: Virus-Proofing the New Office

By: Natasha Singer and Julie Creswell
Source: The New York Times
Date of Publication: June 22nd, 2020
Tech, catering and design companies are rushing to sell employers on fever scanners, box lunches and office floor-planning apps for social distancing. But it’s too soon to tell if they will work.
Ford kills COVID-19 with ingenious car heater hack_Fast Company

Ford kills COVID-19 with ingenious car heater hack

By: Mark Wilson
Source: Fast Company
Date of Publication: May 29th, 2020
A software update allows Ford police SUVs to sterilize themselves.
This Seattle startup just raised $1.1M from Vulcan, others to help hospitals care for COVID-19 patients

This Seattle startup just raised $1.1M from Vulcan, others to help hospitals care for COVID-19 patients

By: Taylor Soper
Source: GeekWire
Date of Publication: May 25th, 2020
Vulcan Capital and other Seattle-area firms invested in a $1.1 million round for MDMetrix, a Seattle startup that helps hospitals manage clinical performance.
Oracle Ramps Up Free Online Learning and Certifications for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Oracle Autonomous Database

Oracle Ramps Up Free Online Learning and Certifications for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Oracle Autonomous Database

By: Raghu Viswanathan
Source: Oracle
Date of Publication: March 30th, 2020
I’m happy to announce that Oracle is offering free access to online learning content and certifications for a broad array of users for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Oracle Autonomous Database. This program kicks off on Monday, March 30, 2020, and will be available until May 15, 2020.
NVIDIA Gives COVID-19 Researchers Free Access to Parabricks

NVIDIA Gives COVID-19 Researchers Free Access to Parabricks

By: Kimberly Powell
Source: NVIDIA
Date of Publication: March 19th, 2020
Genome-sequencing software for GPUs accelerates the journey to understanding the novel coronavirus.
NVIDIA Brings GPU, HPC and AI Expertise to COVID-19 Battle

NVIDIA Brings GPU, HPC and AI Expertise to COVID-19 Battle

By: Ken Brown
Source: NVIDIA
Date of Publication: April 6th, 2020
A task force of NVIDIA computer scientists has joined the COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium, which brings together leaders from the U.S. government, industry and academia to accelerate research using the world’s most powerful HPC resources.