Google and Facebook have appeared to users in recent weeks with new updates about the corona virus. To inform users about vaccination, Apple has added a feature to the Maps application where users can see vaccination centers.
To increase competition with applications such as Google Maps and Yandex Maps, Apple continues to work on the map application. Apple, which recently leaked a new feature for the busy business situation, is taking serious steps in the fight against the corona virus.
Apple Maps shows you where to get the coronavirus vaccine
It is not yet known when the occupancy status feature detected by a Reddit user will be available to the end user. The feature is believed to be triggered during the next iOS Beta period.
The whole world, especially state institutions and large companies, continues to take tougher measures to combat the coronavirus. Companies have indefinitely extended the external system to help slow the spread of the virus. Companies such as Google, Facebook and Apple support the vaccination process with the features they have developed in addition to the measures they are taking.
By sharing information about coronavirus testing sites and coronavirus restrictions with users, Apple Maps has activated its new feature. The feature was first active for users in the US and was created in partnership with Boston Children’s Hospital. The vaccine card feature developed using the VaccineFinder system was presented to the users.
The developed feature allows users to see the vaccination centers through the Apple Maps application. In addition, users who want to ask, “Where can I get the COVID vaccine? By asking the question, it can choose the most suitable location from 20 thousand vaccination centers.
Authorities claim vaccine centers on the cards are limited to 20 thousand for now, officials said this number will increase in a short period of time. The company said they think vaccination rates will increase with the new feature.
When users click on the locations specified for the vaccine, they can see their working hours, addresses, phone numbers and registration link.