Use the app to monitor the cases of the COVID-19 (a new coronavirus) in the United Kingdom, is about to become a reality. The uk authorities announced on Monday (4), and a new stage in the development of the application of the National Health service (NHS), which will be tested this week at the Isle of Wight.
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The application of the United Kingdom has been in development since mid-march. As well as in other countries, the app is voluntary, and uses Bluetooth connections to monitor other people in your area to see if there is anyone that have tested positive for the disease, but it will leave you with the technology that has been developed for Apple and Google to the side.
The next step in the development of the application, it starts this week, and you don’t have a date and you’re done. According to the authorities of the United Kingdom, the tests are to be carried out, initially on the Isle of Wight. It is expected that the app will be available in other parts of the country by the end of the month.
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Other european countries have announced their own programs in order to monitor COVID-19. This is the case in France and Germany, which was in April, and plans to track down new cases of the disease, and fight it out with the help of technology.
The European Union has also developed a guide to standardize the operation of these applications and preserving the privacy of our users.
Information: the BBC, CNET, and TechCrunch