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Contact Tracing Apps Are Vital To Fighting Coronavirus, But Who Decides How They Work?

Contact Tracing Apps Are Vital To Fighting Coronavirus, But Who Decides How They Work?

Last week the head of Australia’s Digital Transformation Agency, Randall Brugeaud, told a Senate committee hearing an updated version of Australia’s COVIDSafe contact-tracing app would soon be released. That’s because the current version doesn’t work properly on Apple phones, which restrict background broadcasting of the Bluetooth signals used to tell…