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This app takes crowdsourcing cicadas to the next level

“It’s a simple interface. All people have to do is go out and find a cicada, take its picture and submit it.”

By Andy Kubis/The Allegheny Front

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People distrust contact-tracing apps: Can a new approach help?

A team at Carnegie Mellon University thinks it can inspire greater buy-in with a new approach that helps users to prevent infection in the first place.

By An-Li Herring/WESA

Pennsylvania launches new corornavirus exposure notification app

The release of the app is part of Pennsylvania’s effort to more quickly break chains of transmission by using the new technology to notify people who may have been exposed.

By The Associated Press

Midstate school district will require coaches to use app to reach student athletes

A midstate school district is changing the way its coaches can talk electronically with student athletes.

By Rachel McDevitt/StateImpact Pennsylvania