Netflix launches a virtual HBCU boot camp with Norfolk State to increase exposure to the tech industry –

Netflix is going back to school. Working with Norfolk State University, the alma mater of one of the company’s senior software engineers, and the online education platform, 2U, Netflix is … Read More

Europe starts testing app interoperability service to power cross-border COVID-19 exposure alerts – TechCrunch

The European Commission has begun testing backend infrastructure that’s needed to make national coronavirus contacts tracing apps interoperate across the bloc’s internal borders. It’s kicked off test runs between the … Read More

First US apps based on Google and Apple Exposure Notification System expected in ‘coming weeks’ – TechCrunch

Google Vice President of Engineering Dave Burke provided an update about the Exposure Notifications System (ENS) that Google developed in partnership with Apple as a way to help public health … Read More

Join us June 3 for a contact tracing and exposure notification app development and deployment forum – TechCrunch

Exposure notification and contact tracing are two related but distinct measures many public health authorities are either considering or already implementing. Contact tracing is a practice almost as old as … Read More

COVID-19 exposure notification settings begin to go live for iOS users with new update – TechCrunch

Apple has released iOS 13.5, which includes support for the Exposure Notification API that it co-created with Google to support public health authorities in their contact tracing efforts to combat … Read More