Olivia Adams, a local software developer on maternity leave, made national news for building a website to improve on the process for Massachusetts residents to get COVID-19 vaccine shots. Now, Adams is getting some friendly competition from a group of Boston-area volunteers who’ve built another alternative to the official government site.
The new site, VaccinateMA.com, contains recent information on vaccine availability at about 125 locations throughout the state. That makes it more comprehensive than Adams’s macovidvaccines.com site, which tracks a much smaller number of locations.
“We think it might be a little bit easier to use than the current