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Apple Invests $45 Million In Gorilla-Glass Maker For Future Products

Apple announced this week that they will be investing an additional $45 million in US-based Corning Incorporated, the maker of Gorilla Glass. 
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COVAX Sharing Scheme Shortfall

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COVAX is a global vaccine sharing initiative formed under the organizations Gavi, the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) and The World Health Organization.
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New iOS Update From Apple Includes App Tracking ‘Transparency’ Feature 

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iPhone users will now be able to prevent advertisers from tracking them and their search activity across all the apps on their phone thanks to a new software update from Apple. Despite protests from advertisers and Facebook, the company introduces the new feature as a part of its iOS 14.5 update. 

France Is Testing Digital Covid Travel Certificates For Vaccinated Individuals

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France has become the first member state of the European Union to begin testing a digital Covid-19 travel certificate as a part of Europe’s larger plan to allow people to travel between countries more easily once they’re vaccinated.  

President Biden Launches Emergency Task Force To Address Microsoft Cyber-Attack

The cyber-attack granted hackers access to over 30,000 email accounts linked to organizations in the United States.

The Biden administration has announced the creation of an emergency task force specifically made to address an “unusually aggressive” cyber-attack that took aim at hundreds of thousands of Microsoft customers around the world and within the US. This is now thought to be the second major hacking campaign to hit the US since the election. Read more…