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Apple, Google join hands on 'contact tracing' technology to curb Covid-19

Smartphones powered by Apple software and Google-backed Android operating system would be able to exchange information

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Lockdown | Coronavirus | Apple

BS Web Team & Agencies 



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The move comes with governments around the world studying or implementing measures to use smartphone location technology

and on Friday announced a joint effort to enable the use of Bluetooth technology to help governments and health agencies reduce the spread of the new coronavirus, with and security central to the design.

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First Published: Sat, April 11 2020. 12:48 IST

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