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Contact tracing app 'Immuni' available throughout Italy

Monday 15 June 2020 | 15:28 CET | News
Italy's health ministry has rolled out its "Immuni" app to all of the country's territories following a week's trial in the Liguria, Abruzzo, Marche and Puglia regions. The app is designed to make it easier to alert people who have been in close proximity with someone who has tested positive with Covid-19, advising them to self-isolate and get tested with a view to limiting the spread of the virus, It's based on software launched last month by Apple and Google, and uses Bluetooth technology to swap codes between mobile devices. 

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