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Tesla Cybertruck may have 600,000-plus preorders to its name

Approximately 622,000 and counting. Tesla I'd say Tesla literally took the internet by storm when the Cybertruck entered this world back in November. Since then, Tesla has only dropped small bits of information on the electric pickup truck, but the internet has perhaps given us a big update.Thanks to a…
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March 31, 2020
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Hank Hill will not be kicking anyone’s ass today

Mike Judge, creator of the show, posted this reminder of the need for social distancing to limit the speed of the spread of coronavirus. References Hungary: Coronavirus law lets PM Viktor Orbán rule by decree, threatens 5 years in prison for 'misinformation' spreaders Hungary has passed a coronavirus response law…
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March 21, 2020
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A SpaceX VP cited Elon Musk’s ‘coronavirus panic is dumb’ tweet when telling concerned employees the office would stay open, a new report says

A mock up of the Crew Dragon spacecraft is displayed during a media tour of SpaceX headquarters and rocket factory on August 13, 2018, in Hawthorne, California.Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty ImagesSpaceX has not closed its facilities despite the outbreak of a novel coronavirus, BuzzFeed reported on Friday.Elon Musk, the company's…
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March 21, 2020
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Coronavirus and chloroquine: Has its use been approved in US?

Image copyright Reuters President Trump claims a drug used against malaria has been approved in the United States to treat the new coronavirus.Chloroquine is one of the oldest and best-known anti-malarial drugs. So is the president right and what is known about its effectiveness?Chloroquine has been around for decades. It's…
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March 21, 2020
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Dispensed: The pressures hitting the frontlines of the coronavirus response, all you need to know about a malaria pill Elon Musk and President Trump are touting, and more on coronavirus

Hello, Welcome to Dispensed, Business Insider's weekly healthcare newsletter. We're on week two of work-from-home here at Business Insider. Spirits are high, Broadway is still dark (we miss you, "Six"!), we're doing a whole lot of social distancing, and luckily — we've got reinforcements coming onto the team. It's my pleasure…
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March 20, 2020
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Elon Musk offers to make ventilators for coronavirus patients

Home News Tech SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk discusses the company's successful Falcon Heavy rocket test in February 2018. (Image: © Kim Shiflett/NASA) Elon Musk wants to help combat the coronavirus pandemic. The billionaire entrepreneur — who runs SpaceX and the electric-car company Tesla, among other ventures — offered to…
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March 19, 2020