Tag Archives: contacttracing

Coronavirus: England’s contact-tracing app readies for launch

Coronavirus: England’s contact-tracing app readies for launch Picture copyright Getty Photos Picture caption The app ought to log when two individuals have been inside 2m of one another for greater than 15 minutes A second try at a Covid-19 contact-tracing app for England will quickly be examined by members of the general public. Officers hope… Read More »

Coronavirus: The great contact-tracing apps mystery

Coronavirus: The good contact-tracing apps thriller Picture copyright Getty Photographs Germany and Eire have each trumpeted their success in rolling out contact-tracing apps. However is there any proof that they’re doing what they’re designed to do – warning folks they might be contaminated with the virus? Not but – and the privacy-conscious means through which… Read More »