Day: May 22, 2020

Apple and Google’s COVID-19 notification contrivance won’t work in a vaccum

Apple and Google’s COVID-19 notification contrivance won’t work in a vaccum

Last month, before Google and Apple announced their joint effort to enable COVID-19 exposure notifications, I wrote about the trouble with using Bluetooth-based solutions for contact tracing. Chief among the issues is getting a meaningful number of people to download any app in the first place, public health officials told me. And now that such…