On Buffalo, Elon Musk’s silence is deafening

On Buffalo, Elon Musk’s silence is deafening

Aaron Jordan, of Buffalo, adds to a sidewalk chalk mural depicting the names of the people killed at a mass shooting at Tops Friendly Market in Buffalo, NY. Sunday, May 15, 2022 in Buffalo, NY. | Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images On May 14th, social media platforms found themselves scrambling to […]

Max Q: Near and far

Max Q: Near and far

Hello and welcome back to Max Q. In this issue: Astra’s long game in the small launch market The supermassive black hole at the center of the galaxy News from Virgin Orbit, SpaceX and more Don’t forget to sign up to get the free newsletter version of Max Q delivered to your inbox. Astra’s playing […]

Google hires former FDA digital health leader

Google hires former FDA digital health leader

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Google hired a former Food and Drug Administration leader as its new senior director of global digital health strategy. Bakul Patel spent over a decade at the FDA and most recently was the chief digital health officer of global strategy and innovation. “I am looking forward to learning […]