Big Tech Gets Even Bigger; COVID-19 Testing ProblemsPlay
For the first time since the beginning of the pandemic, Amazon, Microsoft, Apple and Alphabet are each worth more than a trillion dollars according to their market capitalizations. While the virus continues to ravage the U.S. economy generally, the tech sector has remained a relative bright spot for now. Jessica Lessin of The Information explains. Also, many experts say there is a lack of adequate coronavirus testing measures in the U.S. NPR's Rob Stein has the latest on problems with testing. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's July 14, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at hereandnow.org — and follow us on Twitter, Instagram or join the conversation on Facebook.
This program aired on July 14, 2020.