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Apple Maps now shows coronavirus testing locations in all 50 states. How to find one – CNET

Apple Maps has started adding COVID-19 testing locations. Angela Lang/CNET <p class=”speakableTextP1″>Earlier this month, <span class=”link” section=”shortcodeLink”><a href=”https://www.cnet.com/news/apple-wants-to-add-covid-19-testing-locations-to-maps/”>Apple announced</a></span> it would be adding <span class=”link”><a href=”https://www.cnet.com/how-to/coronavirus-and-covid-19-all-your-questions-answered/” data-component=”linkTracker” data-link-tracker-options=”{"action":"link_anchor"}”>coronavirus</a></span> testing locations to its <a href=”https://www.cnet.com/how-to/5-lesser-known-apple-maps-features-you-should-use-on-your-iphone/”>Maps app</a> for <a href=”https://www.cnet.com/reviews/iphone-11-2019-battery-deep-fusion-review/” data-annotation=”true” data-component=”linkTracker” data-link-tracker-options=”{"action":"inline-annotation|Apple iPhone 11|CNET_FAM_SERIES|606"}” section=”annotation”>iPhone</a><span section=”inline-annotation|leads”> (<a href=”https://apple.sjv.io/c/159047/605989/7613?prodsku=MWL72LL%2FA&u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.apple.com%2Fus%2Fxc%2Fproduct%2FMWL72″ data-component=”leadsTracker” data-leads-tracker-options=”{"numNodes":3,"trackingData":{"asid":"","assetguid":"10cf6c8c-c553-406c-b587-5bafc67589aa","contype":"magnet_article","destUrl":"https://apple.sjv.io/c/159047/605989/7613?prodsku=MWL72LL%2FA&u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.apple.com%2Fus%2Fxc%2Fproduct%2FMWL72","devicetype":"desktop","ctype":"cpc","leadcpc":"","ltype":"mlst","merid":15000652,"merchantName":"Apple","pagetype":"article","pid":"","rsid":"cbsicnetglobalsite","siteid":"1","topic":"","ttag":"ir","viewguid":"","event":"","assettitle":"apple-iphone-11-black-64gb","campaign":"ir","cval":75,"leadCpc":0.75,"mfgid":272829,"mfr":"apple","ontid":"","pdguid":"738ab5a1-859b-4b2a-a111-c4180104f654","productId":"738ab5a1-859b-4b2a-a111-c4180104f654","productName":"apple iphone 11 (black, 64gb)","productSeriesId":"2d178b34-ff21-4787-a422-be6221e33437","seourl":"https://www.cnet.com/reviews/iphone-11-2019-battery-deep-fusion-review/","sl":"en","topicbrcrm":"Mobile:Phones","topicguid":"1c5a20d4-c387-11e2-8208-0291187b029a","leadProdPrice":699}}” class=”inlineAnnotation norewrite …

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66% of Europeans Believe Crypto Will Still Be Around in 10 Years: Survey

Two-thirds of Europeans surveyed think cryptocurrency is here for the long haul, according to bitcoin exchange bitFlyer. Released Wednesday, the second annual Crypto-Confidence Index poll conducted by the European arm of the exchange, bitFlyer Europe, found 66% of respondents believe cryptocurrencies will continue to exist in 10 years’ time. The survey, conducted via Google Surveys, …

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John Legend, Tinashe to Play Live Shows in Social VR Platform ‘Wave’

<!– Share buttons by mashshare.net – Version: 3.4.0–><em>Wave</em> isn’t your garden variety social VR platform. With an emphasis on virtual raves, replete with immersive visualizations and regular live performances, it’s become the de facto concert platform for VR users. Now <em>Wave</em> says it’s bringing more artists this summer via its <a href=”https://go.wave.watch/” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>One Wave</a> concert …

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KFC Launches Blockchain Pilot for Digital Advertising and Media Buying

Kentucky Fried Chicken has rolled out a blockchain pilot program across the Middle East aimed at improving digital advertising and media buying. KFC Middle East expects the blockchain-powered platform to ensure greater transparency in the advertising supply chain, news publication AMEinfo reported on April 29. By deploying the platform, the company also looks to address …

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Tesla owners are falling in love with driving, and they have the miles to prove it

By Simon Alvarez Posted on April 29, 2020 A recent analysis from a UK-based firm has determined that Tesla owners love to drive their vehicles, so much so that they actually rack up the most miles per year among specific car brands. This is a notable observation, and one that bodes well for the personal …

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Rhythm-shooter ‘Pistol Whip’ to Launch on PSVR This Summer

<!– Share buttons by mashshare.net – Version: 3.4.0–><em>Pistol Whip (2019)</em>, the VR rhythm-shooter from Cloudhead Games, has been available on Oculus Quest and SteamVR-compatible headsets since late last year. However it seems PSVR owners will soon be able to get into the stylish shooting action too. Cloudhead hasn’t said specifically when it will arrive on …

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Gears Tactics and Game Pass show Microsoft is serious about PC gaming

While Microsoft provides the operating system used by the vast majority of PC gamers, it’s fair to say that its attempts to build gaming services atop Windows have often fallen flat. Initiatives like Games for Windows Live failed to take off, and for a while, Microsoft’s overt presence in the PC gaming space was almost …

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Wireality Is A Low-Cost VR Haptics System That Turns You Into A Puppet

We’ve seen a lot of different approaches to solving VR haptics over the past few years. It’s safe to say that Wireality is unlike any other, though. Revealed earlier this month from researchers at Carnegie Mellon University and the Future Interfaces Group, Wireality attaches spring-loaded cables to your fingers a little like a puppet. Connected …

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‘Valorant’ is harvesting talent from stagnating esports

Yesterday, the reigning MVP of Overwatch esports, Jay “sinatraa” Won, confirmed rumors and announced he was leaving his $150,000-a-year deal with San Francisco Shock for a pro career in Riot Games’ new first-person-shooter Valorant. It’s a huge deal for Riot, it’s a blow for Blizzard, the developer behind Overwatch, and it’s just the latest in …

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Drawbacks of Cryptocurrency Exchanges – How Non-Custodial Services Are the Solution

Cryptocurrency exchanges are online platforms where one can buy, sell, or trade cryptocurrencies. The aim of crypto exchanges is to connect buyers and sellers by creating a cycle of supply and demand in one place. Centralized vs Decentralized Exchanges However, almost every exchange is prone to hacking, has privacy issues, and users could end up …

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