Category: Science / Health

May 8, 2020

Health Officials Say ‘No Thanks’ to Contact-Tracing Tech

Silicon Valley companies have proposed automating the arduous task of identifying people potentially exposed to Covid-19. They’re finding few takers.


by Fred Vogelstein Will Knight in Business
April 14, 2020

The Apple-Google Contact Tracing Plan Won’t Stop Covid Alone

Putting the privacy of these smartphone apps aside, few Americans have been tested—and there’s a risk of false positives.


by Sidney Fussell Will Knight in Business