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Apple releases COVID-19 screening app and website in partnership with CDC

2 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

Apple on Friday released a website and an iOS app that allows users to screen themselves for coronavirus symptoms, marking another response to the pandemic by a major tech platform.
Both tools were developed in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as well as the White House's Coronavirus Task Force and the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Apple said in a statement to CNN Business. The app and website include a questionnaire and information about the novel coronavirus.
Apple said it will not collect or store users' answers to the questionnaire, though it will...
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Apple releases COVID-19 screening app, website

2 monthes ago   |   By Fortune

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Apple has released a free screening tool to help people better understand the risk factors and symptoms of COVID-19 coronavirus .
The app and website , which were created in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and FEMA, are designed to be a resource for people to get reliable information about the pandemic, as well as guidance on best practices.
Users can answer a series of questions about risk factors...
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Apple just released a COVID-19 app backed by the CDC that tells you whether to quarantine or get tested - here's how it works

Apple just released a COVID-19 app backed by the CDC that tells you whether to quarantine or get tested - here's how it works

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Apple released a COVID-19 screening app Friday in collaboration with the CDC and the White House.
The app, called Apple COVID-19, tells people whether to take measures like social distancing or seek out a coronavirus test based on their answers to a survey.
It also connects people to health resources near them and guidance from the CDC.
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Apple released a new COVID-19 screening app Friday that tells people whether to social distance, quarantine, or seek out a coronavirus test based on their circumstances.
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Apple works with White House to release 'COVID-19' app, website

2 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Apple Inc and the White House said on Friday that the iPhone maker worked with the Trump administration and federal agencies to release an app and website that will direct users to guidance from the Centers for Disease Control on the disease caused by the coronavirus.
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