Apple, Google to adapt phones for virus infection tracking

(FILES) In this combo file photo taken on May 17, 2014, shows Google's logo (top) in New York on May 21, 2012, and Apple's logo in Paris on January 27, 2010. Google and Apple unveiled a joint initiative on April 10, 2020, to use smartphones to trace coronavirus contacts to battle the pandemic. The move brings together the largest mobile operating systems in an effort to use smartphone technology to track and potentially contain the global pandemic. / AFP / Emmanuel DUNAND AND Loic VENANCE





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