Cédric O defends French COVID-19 app ahead of crunch vote 

By |maj 27th, 2020|Cedric O, contact tracing, contact tracing apps, coronavirus, COVID 19 crisis, COVID-19, COVID19, France, national assembly, News, StopCovid|

France's Secretary of State for Digital, Cédric O, defended the rollout and use of the country's planned coronavirus contact tracing app, StopCovid, ahead of a National Assembly vote on the technology today (27 May).

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Commission seeks ‘largest possible participation’ of EU citizens for COVID-19 apps

By |maj 13th, 2020|contact tracing, contact tracing apps, EU, European Union, Margrethe Vestager, mobile applications, News, smartphones, summer, telecommunications|

The European Commission has said that the 'largest possible participation' of EU citizens is required in order for coronavirus contact tracing applications to work effectively.

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EU-funded COVID-19 app ‘listens to voices and coughs’

By |maj 13th, 2020|contact tracing, contact tracing apps, coronavirus, COVID-19, Margrethe Vestager, News, University of Cambridge|

A recently launched EU-funded mobile application records users' breathing and coughing to diagnose cases of COVID-19, scientists involved in the project have said.

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Germany flips on smartphone contact tracing, backs Apple and Google

By |april 27th, 2020|contact tracing, contact tracing apps, EU, Europe, Germany, mobile applications, News, PEPP-PT|

Germany changed course on Sunday (26 April) 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. Chanceller...

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Vestager: It’s not a choice between fighting the virus and protecting privacy

By |april 17th, 2020|apps, contact tracing, coronavirus, COVID 19 crisis, COVID-19, EU, Europe, European Commission, Margrethe Vestager, mobile applications, mobile apps, News, PEPP-PT|

The EU's digital chief Margrethe Vestager has sought to allay privacy fears over the use of certain mobile applications in the fight against the coronavirus, a day after the EU rolled out a series of recommendations for the use of such technologies.

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‘Major security and privacy issues’ in using location data for COVID-19 apps, Commission says  

By |april 16th, 2020|apps, contact tracing, contact tracing apps, coronavirus, COVID-19, EU, Europe, European Commission, location tracking, mobile applications, News, telecommunications, Telecoms, toolbox|

The European Commission has warned against the processing and storage of location data in the use of mobile applications designed to trace the potential spread of the coronavirus across the bloc.

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