Apple Creates Coronavirus Screening App and Website

sample screensUpdated CDC info and symptom monitoring among the features.

By Rick Richardson

Apple has launched a COVID-19 website and app with a screening tool and other information about the coronavirus outbreak. Apple said the app and site are meant to “make it easy for people across the country to get trusted information and guidance at a time when the U.S. is feeling the heavy burden of COVID-19.”

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They were developed in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the White House coronavirus task force and the Federal Emergency Management Agency.