health care

The Economist: Google Is Muscling in on the Healthcare Market

A recent report from The Economist reveals that Google’s parent company Alphabet is spending billions to become a major player in the healthcare market. The company has reportedly made over 100 deals related to life sciences and health care in the last few years.

Google boss Sundar Pichai is masked up ( Drew Angerer /Getty)

Coronavirus, Apathy Mar Cuban Independence Day

Cuba marked an unenthusiastic independence day on Thursday, devoid of Communist Party propaganda events due to the Chinese coronavirus pandemic and amid increasingly brazen disinterest in the “Revolution” from the general public.

An elderly person wearing a face mask walks along a street of Havana, on April 6, 2021. - Amidst long queues for food and the effects of the pandemic, Cubans view without much hope the change of baton between Raul Castro and Miguel Diaz-Canel as first secretary of the Cuban …