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EU Members Agree On Tech Standards For COVID Tracing Apple, Google App

  • Reuters, Tuesday, June 16, 2020 10:06 AM
Germany, Italy, Poland and Latvia have launched Bluetooth-based apps using technology from Apple and Google that log contacts on a mobile device. Reuters reports the approach is backed by a majority of the European Union’s 27 member states. On Tuesday the EU announced member states have agreed on the technical standards for interoperability between smartphone apps that track the risk of COVID-19 infections, a huge step forward for travel across the EU. 

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