Google, and Walmart to join U. S. efforts to accelerate the corona virus test

(Reuters) – Corporate America is taking part in the fight against the spread of corona virus on Friday, as President, Donald Trump, and the executives have publicly announced that Google would make a website to help people determine whether or not they have the necessary tests, and the retailers would have to set up a drive-by tests in parking lots.

Ambassador Debbie Birx, the White House, and feline corona virus Response co-Ordinator, to reflect the new testing protocols used for the corona virus, after the then US President, Donald Trump declared to the corona virus the pandemic a national emergency, during a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, d.c., U.S., on March 13, by the year 2020. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Shares of Google, a parent Alphabet, Inc. (“GOOGL.D) Walmart Inc. (WMT.N), Target Corp (TGT.And pharmacy owner owner of CVS Health Corp (CVS).(N) closed up more than 9%, which is in line with the broad stock market, even though the Alphabet has decreased to 2% after hours.

As the pressure is increased on the US officials to to improve the tests for the fast-spreading virus, which has reached almost every state in america, and detected more than 1,660 people in the country.

“I would like to thank Google as well. Google is developing a web site, it’s going to be very quick and easy in contrast to web sites in the past, in order to determine whether or not a test is warranted, and to facilitate the use of the test in a nearby, convenient location,” He said.

Google has 1,700 engineers are working on it right now, a huge improvement.”

An accounting presentation showing a potential user would be asked a number of questions that appear on the website, and then make a recommendation, or a corona virus test.

Those of you who have a test would have to be taken to a shop that can help, including a drive-through test was performed according to the records of the presentation. The results are available online in the next 24 to 36 hours.

The US Vice-President Mike Pence said on the website that the launch would be in the night between Sunday and Monday.

Truly, a make-technology company is in the hands of the Letter, said the cause of the development of the web tool, with the help of an unknown number of Google employees.

“We are still in the early stages of development, and are planning to roll out tests in the San Francisco Bay Area, with hopes of expanding more broadly in the course of time,” for our part, president Kathleen Parkes said.

About 1,700 of Google’s employees have volunteered to help out with the corona virus-related efforts, according to a person familiar with the matter, but it is not clear whether all of them have been involved in the development of the new website.

Professor Wang, the other, Verily, the spokesperson for the police said, in the first instance, focus on the rate of testing for people who are more susceptible to catching the virus, such as workers in the health care industry. But, she said, “it is now planned to test the system and, more generally, in various locations around the San Francisco area.

Wang added that it was ” Indeed “and we work closely with organizations such as Quest Diagnostics and LabCorp, which will also have to work out additional approaches for making the testing more accessible and appropriate to other areas.”

Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX.(N), and Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings (“LH”.(N) did not respond to after-hours requests for comment.

The conditions spokeswomen did not respond to questions about the information provided by the visitors of the site should be protected and re-used.

Leading US retailers have to work with the government to assist with the drive through the corona virus test, and the Retail Industry Leaders Association, said. Senior leaders-from Walmart, Target, and Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA.Oh and CVS, with a Trumpet in the press release.

The tests shall be carried out in the store parking lots, and sent to the labs for a full test, in co-operation with the local health departments and diagnostic laboratories. The testing sites that are not controlled by the companies.


The co-operation with the Trump of administration, as the Alphabet is being confronted with a variety of anti-trust investigations by state and federal agencies in the search and digital advertising.

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He has accused Google of skewing the results to portray him as a negative. The company has also drawn up by the board of directors of the public for the non-renewal of a contract for the provision of the artificial intelligence technology of a military drone program.

“Google is cozying to the government, it does not hurt you,” said Andre Barlow, an antitrust expert with the law firm Doyle, Barlow and Mazard. “Of course, there are a lot of factors that will be considered in the antitrust investigation, which is still there.”

He is also eager to increase testing, after the efforts have been hindered by the faulty kits were distributed by the federal government in February, which gave false results.

Reporting by Chris Sanders, Makini Brice and Diane Bartz in Washington, and Paresh, Dave, and Peter Henderson in San Francisco; Additional reporting by Munsif Vengattil; Editing by Richard Chang and Rosalba O’brien

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