contact tracing

Why Victoria’s Coronavirus Contact Tracing Teams Are Under the Pump

Why Victoria’s Coronavirus Contact Tracing Teams Are Under the Pump

The emergence of significant community transmission of COVID-19 in Melbourne over the past week is greatly concerning to the whole of Australia. Earlier this week, Victoria’s chief health officer Brett Sutton said the state was struggling to cope with the volume of contact tracing required for more than 2,500 people…

What Does A Contact Tracer Really Do?

What Does A Contact Tracer Really Do?

Contact tracing is a technique epidemiologists and public health officials have long used in the fight against diseases like HIV and tuberculosis. It’s an important tool for identifying those who might be sick and keeping the infection from spreading to others. As the nation continues to reopen, contact tracing could…

How To Unlock Your iPhone Even Faster While Wearing A Face Mask

How To Unlock Your iPhone Even Faster While Wearing A Face Mask

I’ll start with the good news. If you’re using Face ID on your iPhone or iPad Pro, and it’s driving your crazy that you can’t unlock your device while you’re wearing a face mask, worry not. With the upcoming release of iOS 13.5, Apple is making this process slightly easier.