Tag: Check

The Surprising Group of People Who Might Get a Stimulus Check

Millions of Americans have been hurt by COVID-19, and with the economy still largely shut down, the onslaught is likely to continue. Thankfully, lawmakers passed the CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) Act in late March, and it’s loaded with provisions designed to ease some of Americans’ financial woes. In addition to boosting and…

Check out the awesome acoustic alert on the new Fiat 500 EV

Electric cars glide along so quietly at low speed that for pedestrians and cyclists it can be hard to hear them coming. That’s why regulators in the U.S. and Europe have introduced new rules instructing automakers to equip their electric vehicles with an alert system that makes a sound at low speed. While many manufacturers…

Car2Go car-sharing service shutting down in the U.S. after reality check

Those who predicted and hoped shared autonomous cars would rule the roads by 2020 are in for a serious reality check. Driverless technology is much farther away than expected, and one of the largest car-sharing programs, Share Now, announced it will end its operations in North America and select international cities in early 2020 due…