Person getting a shot
By  Laura Lovett 02:46 pm May 3, 2021
The Biden administration is rolling out a new set of digital services to help Americans find COVID-19 vaccines. The new tools are multimodal, as well as multilingual, and include text-based services, a website and a call number, which will all be available in English and Spanish. “We want to make it as easy as possible for people to get vaccinated, once they make the decision to do so," Surgeon...
Apple COVID-19 vaccine finder
By  Laura Lovett 01:01 pm March 17, 2021
Apple joins the slew of big tech companies displaying COVID-19 vaccination centers through VaccineFinder, a tool created by Boston Children's Hospital with CDC support. As of today, Apple users will be able to search Apple Maps or ask Siri about available vaccine locations. Apple Maps will be able to display vaccine site locations, operating hours, phone numbers and links to register and make...