UPS to buy electric aircraft to boost package delivery speed in small, medium markets

UPS plans to purchase electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft from Beta Technologies in an effort to speed up its delivery service in select markets. UPS’ Flight Forward subsidiary will test 10…

FDA updates Moderna COVID-19 vaccine EUA in bid to speed rollout

The FDA announced two revisions to the emergency use authorization (EUA) granted to Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine in the hopes that it will help expedite the rollout. The updates, announced Thursday,…

Ex-Operation Warp Speed head Slaoui fired by GSK over harassment allegation

Former Operation Warp Speed chief adviser addresses Biden administration taking credit for coronavirus vaccine distribution. GlaxoSmithKline has dismissed Moncef Slaoui as chairman of a company controlled by the British drugmaker…

Operation Warp Speed Doc: 90% of Biden vaccine rollout plan was same as Trump’s

Former Operation Warp Speed health adviser Dr. Moncef Slaoui claimed that 90% of the current administration’s coronavirus vaccine rollout plan is the same as what the Trump administration had laid out –…

UK drivers face £1,000 fines for social media posts about speed traps

Barron’s Roundtable’ panel discuss economy, job market rebound from COVID crisis British police have introduced fines of up to £1,000 as a deterrent to drivers who post on social…

Moderna, Pfizer single-dose COVID shots may speed up vaccinations: Tennessee lawmaker

Rep. Mark Green, R- Tenn., discusses the COVID-19 vaccine rollout and the need for schools to reopen. Tennessee congressman and physician Mark Green called on President Biden to buy and…

Texas storm hangover could speed pump price jump

Price Futures Group senior analyst Phil Flynn on what factors are contributing to rising gas prices. The winter storm that battered Texas last month could cause a faster than normal…

Michael Andretti sets world speed record … in car made of cake

Now that’s a sweet ride. Michael Andretti has added two Guinness World Records to his racing resume and it was a piece of cake. The 1991 IndyCar champion piloted a…

5 simple ways to speed up your smartphone

Long gone are the days of upgrading your phone every year, at least for most of us. It’s expensive and just plain overkill when today’s smartphones last much longer than…

Elon Musk teases Starlink speed will double later this year

Space documentarian David Brody and ProcureAM CEO Andrew Chanin discuss Elon Musk’s SpaceX and Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origins competing in the Space Race. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk teased in a…