MIT develops new app which detects coronavirus by listening to your cough

Researchers have developed a new artificial intelligence (AI) system which they claim can detect coronavirus by analysing the sound of people coughing. Scientists at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) said the AI works because  the virus causes temporary muscular impairment which can cause small differences to people’s speech or the sound of their cough – even […]

Millions download NHS tracing app despite ‘teething problems’

More than 10 million people downloaded the NHS Covid-19 app in its first three days, the Government has said, despite a raft of problems which saw users sent infection warnings that vanished without further information. The Department of Health said that six million...