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Ireland donates open source code of Covid Tracker app to Linux Foundation

Monday 20 July 2020 | 17:28 CET | News
Ireland's Health Service Executive (HSE) has confirmed that the Covid Tracker Ireland app has been adopted as one of the first two open-source projects by the newly established Linux Foundation Public Health initiative.

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