How They Blew It: Why Two Major Cities Are Dropping Google's COVID-19 Testing Program

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Published on October 26, 2020 - Duration: 00:40s

How They Blew It: Why Two Major Cities Are Dropping Google's COVID-19 Testing Program

Gizmodo reports San Francisco and Alameda counties in California have stopped using Verily to test for the novel coronavirus.

Google's health-centered sister company launched a $55 million pilot COVID-19 testing program earlier this year to set up mobile and stationary test sites.

However, Verilyโ€™s services werenโ€™t geared towards filling the needs of communities especially vulnerable to the pandemic.


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