Gov. Newsom Touts Improvements In California's COVID Testing, Contact TracingGov. Gavin Newsom on Monday touted the state's progress in growing COVID-19 testing and contact tracing, reporting that the majority of tests subjects were receiving their results within 48 hours.
Pandemic App From Apple, Google Gets First Tryout In VirginiaVirginia has rolled out a smartphone app to automatically notify people if they might have been exposed to the coronavirus.
New Contact Tracing Apps Need Access To Users' Private Data To Control Spread Of COVID-19With coronavirus infections once again on the rise, contact tracing is ever more critical to control the spread of the virus. A growing number of new apps are designed to help do that.
COVID-19: Phony Contact Tracers Trying To Steal Personal Info, AG Becerra WarnsCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Monday warned residents to be on guard against scammers pretending to be coronavirus contact tracers.
Santa Clara County Seeks Hundreds Of Contact Tracers To Track COVID-19 SpreadSanta Clara County is putting out the call to seek hundreds of contact tracers for tracking coronavirus cases.
'California Connected' Contact Tracing Program, PR Campaign Unveiled To Limit Spread Of COVID-19California is launching a comprehensive contact tracing program to help stop the spread of coronavirus along with a public awareness campaign to educate Californians about the program, with emphasis on underserved communities, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Friday.
Apple Offers Faster Way To Unlock Your iPhone While Wearing A Face MaskApple is rolling out an easier way to unlock your iPhone while wearing a face mask.
Army Of Contact-Tracing Workers Being Recruited To Help Combat Coronavirus PandemicExperts say contact tracing is going to play a critical role in fighting the coronavirus. It’s been practiced for decades, used to fight SARS, Ebola and AIDS, but never on as big a scale.  
Coronavirus Update: UCSF Partners With State To Train Thousands On Contact TracingUniversity of California at San Francisco will partner with UCLA and the California Department of Public Health to train thousands of residents across the state.
Apple iOS Update Will Fix Face Recognition Issue For COVID-19 Masks, Debut Contact TracingApple's next iOS updates will help users wearing masks who can't log onto their iPhones using facial recognition and enable contact tracing notifications during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Unveils New Testing, Contact Tracing Program As Part Of Plan To Ease RestrictionsCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday offered new details on the steps to begin easing some of the restrictions put in place to stop the spread of coronavirus, placing additional emphasis on testing and contact tracing.