Tagged With Contact Tracing

The first app using Apple and Google's COVID-19 contact tracing tech in the US is about to launch


The US's contact-tracing system is broken. Testing delays set it up for failure.


Woolworths is trialling its own contact tracing tool in Victoria and New South Wales



Contact tracing by some Australian businesses is as good as 'useless' and putting customer information at risk, a data expert has warned


How Ireland built its COVID-19 contract tracing app, which is so successful that US states want to use it


Uber has been quietly helping governments with contact tracing for months



WHO: We can't give up on contact tracing, 'no matter how extremely difficult' it is to track the spread of the coronavirus


California and Florida are rolling back the opening of their economies as they struggle with COVID-19. But public-health experts say the 2 states are not the same.


A former top White House official blasts 'simply inexcusable' delays for coronavirus tests


One step forward, 2 steps back: Harvard's Dr. Thomas Tsai assesses Trump's response to COVID-19, and tells us his fears and hopes about the months ahead


India just surpassed Russia as the country with the 3rd-most coronavirus infections


The WHO said it is a 'lame excuse' to claim COVID-19 contact tracing is too difficult — a clear dig at countries like the UK and US



Trump pulled support for testing sites in 5 states as he's trying to push coronavirus test numbers downward. Health officials say the move could have 'catastrophic cascading consequences.'


Apple and Google's ambitious COVID-19 contact-tracing tech can help contain the pandemic if used widely. But so far only 3 states have agreed — and none has started to use it.


Apple, Google, 23andMe, and others are fighting COVID-19, from wearables to faster CT scans to contact tracing


Why tracing coronavirus cases from the Black Lives Matter protests could be nearly impossible



Singapore will give residents wearable 'tokens' that track the people they interact with in a new effort to contain COVID-19


A coronavirus tracker says he is seeing a spike in case numbers tied to Memorial Day partying: 'I don't believe this is the time to reopen'


As Apple and Google begin to roll out their contact tracing tech, a new bill could enforce strict rules to protect user data


How location data can help track and stop the spread of COVID-19