This a new and different kind of contact tracing — Social Contact Tracing
And here is how you do it.
Find and call someone you care about, need, or bond. Make one call a day.
You can even email or text someone you care about or want to hear from.
Or expand Your “Bond Width”. Be a Social Contact Tracer & make some calls.
Just ask questions, be up, and then listen. If they don’t pick up. Leave cheery message. Call again tomorrow.
Problems with auto loan practices, interest rates, & administration are increasing.
Predatory & abusive loan practices are reported to be increasing with the Pandemic and online buying.
Consumers buying cars are looking for & seem to need more protection from the scams and bad practices.
Such complaints are common in America’s current vehicle finance marketplace.
Regulators & Policy makers must step up enforcement of consumer protection laws.
The increased use of on-line vehicle sales offered with online auto financing make problem worse.
Fresh vegetables delivered to your door. That’s what a new app does for COVID bound produce shoppers.
The leading provider an apparent national strategy of delivering fresh vegetables to customer doors is CropSwap.com.
The app offers local produce in an easy ordering and convenient delivery service in major cities.
Customers can arrange subscription or regular deliveries while growers post their produce offerings online.
Nearby farms arrange pickup and delivery service & the app has routing feature for delivery drivers.
Produce will be delivered within 12 hours of the order.
Robots with an autonomous navigation platform now clean/disinfect stores, airports, hospitals, & subway systems.
Brain Corp’s robotic technology has moved into health sector, migrating from core technology for autonomous robots in floor scrubbing. logistics, retail, delivery,& inspection already partially automated.
Focuses on sanitation & unnecessary contact & handling in supply chain.
Pandemic has stirred an increased & continuous need for disinfection thus creating a new market the company.
Seeks to be the Microsoft of Robotics,
In what could be a breakthrough in dealing with COVID19 & it impact on transportation management, Ford has developed software that provides vehicle interior heat that will apparently kill the virus.
The SW installed in vehicles of 2016-2019 ages would raise the internal temperate of a vehicle (Police Vehicle) to over 130 degrees for 15 minutes
The heat process would replace the current wipe down with disinfectants in vehicles.
The Test results are apparently not yet extensive enough, causing caution.
Can we do it? Can the World with leadership from the U.S. and Europe activate, mobilize and focus the resources needed to solve climate change, stifle COVID 19 and any future pandemics, and deal with the inequities of race and economies? We have no choice but to “Seize the Moment?
Food waste is a big problem, particularly fruit and vegetables. Super markets and food stands are fighting against time in the rush to get produce to Market. A company in California, Apeel Science, has developed a “second skin” process to extend the produce life without refrigeration. Slows rotting.
COVID 19 Took Down Hertz #1. Too Much debt, old tired cars, and bad strategic decisions did Hertz in. Now can Hertz, car rental industry, and travel come back with new strategies, funding, and market?
Right Wing extremist protestors carry assault weapons & wear Hawaii shirts to demonstrate against the “pigs” (Police), COVID 19, & stay-at-home orders.
There are many analysts, consultants, and reporting entities who seek to identify, define, and publish what is going on with COVID 19 and what should be done about it. Michelle Avary is probably one of the many we should listen to. So be sure you do.