New Smartphone App Will Record Interactions

New Smartphone App Will Record Interactions

The smartphones carried in so many pockets and purses could play a key role in keeping COVID-19 under control as the nation cautiously reopens the economy. An app designed for the phones could make a record of person-to-person interactions that have the potential for transmitting contagious diseases. (Credit: Christopher Moore, Georgia Tech)

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Research, Computer Science/Information Technology and Security
Keywords
contact tracing, interactions, crowds, smartphones
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  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Apr 14, 2020 - 2:57pm
  • Last Updated: Apr 14, 2020 - 2:57pm