The European Commission has launched a new system designed to link national COVID-19 tracing apps across the European Union —Read more
UC San Diego electrical engineer Dinesh Bharadia is available as a source to answer questions about proximity detection in contact tracing apps,Read more
Signals sent and received from cell phone microphones and speakers could help warn people when they have been near someone who has contracted COVID-19, researchers say.
In a new paper, researchers described a system that would generate random, anonymous IDs for each phone, automatically send ultrasonic signals between microphones and speakers of phones within a certain radius, and use the information exchanged through this acoustic channel for contact tracing.
A West Virginia University consumer law expert says recent announcements by Apple and Google that they’re developing a system toRead more