Privacy concerns over contact tracing apps largely misguided, says expert
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Privacy concerns over contact tracing apps largely misguided, says expert

Phone makers are beginning to install COVID-19 contact tracing apps on phones amid privacy concerns…

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Privacy concerns grow over China’s health tracking apps
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Privacy concerns grow over China’s health tracking apps

Embedded in popular smartphone apps, the codes use automatically collected travel and medical data to…

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WHO launches two coronavirus related apps
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WHO launches two coronavirus related apps

The WHO Academy app is geared towards helping medical staff combat the disease, and the…

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European virus tracking plans face setbacks
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European virus tracking plans face setbacks

However, there appeared to be some progress to find a vaccine against COVID-19, bolstered by…

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UK pledges contact-tracing program by June 1 amid criticism
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UK pledges contact-tracing program by June 1 amid criticism

The British government pledged Wednesday to have a “test, track and trace” program for the…

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Apple, Google offer coronavirus contact tracing platform
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Apple, Google offer coronavirus contact tracing platform

The tech giants are offering health authorities around the world their platform for coronavirus contact…

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Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracking technology
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Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracking technology

It relies on Bluetooth wireless technology, instead of GPS, to detect when someone who downloaded…

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AARP warns of fraud on mobile payment apps during pandemic
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AARP warns of fraud on mobile payment apps during pandemic

The AARP wants consumers using peer-to-peer payment apps on mobile devices to be conscious of…

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Two different contact tracing apps may be needed for travel across Irish border
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Two different contact tracing apps may be needed for travel across Irish border

People in Ireland may be asked to download both the UK’s NHS contact-tracing app and…

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UK’s NHS building second app based on Google and Apple’s contact tracing system
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UK’s NHS building second app based on Google and Apple’s contact tracing system

The NHS is building a second app to track the spread of COVID-19 The UK’S…

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