Apple-Google contact tracing tech draws interest in 23 countries, some hedge bets – Cloud – Software- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Authorities in 23 countries across five continents have sought access to contact tracing technology from Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc’s Google, the companies announced on Wednesday as they released the initial version of their system. But authorities would have to stop requiring phone numbers from users under the companies’ rules, one of several restrictions that […]

Germany flips to Apple-Google approach on smartphone contact tracing – Hardware – Networking – Security – Software- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Germany changed course on Sunday over which type of smartphone technology it wanted to use to trace coronavirus infections, backing an approach supported by Apple and Google along with a growing number of other European countries. Countries are rushing to develop apps to give a detailed picture of the risk of catching the coronavirus, as […]