Cruise shifts its self-driving car fleet to food delivery for seniors

[ad_1] Cruise vehicles, the self-driving electric Chevy Bolts usually spotted around San Francisco neighborhoods, are back on the road after a brief pause during the coronavirus outbreak. And now that the fleet is considered an essential service, it’s driving with even more of a purpose. The General Motors-backed autonomous car company repurposed a portion of…

Uber Direct and Connect will deliver toilet paper, meds, and more

[ad_1] Since people in quarantine don’t need many Uber rides, the company is now delivering goods. Uber announced Monday the official launch of Uber Direct and Uber Connect, two trial programs that let people get groceries, medications, and basic supplies, like toilet paper, delivered.  Direct brings items from stores to people’s homes. In New York…