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In coronavirus fight, oft-criticized Facebook data aids U.S. cities, states

Reuters Thursday, 2 April 2020
Infectious disease researchers are using Facebook Inc mobile location data to provide daily updates to U.S. cities and states evaluating the effectiveness of social distancing orders aimed at slowing the novel coronavirus.
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