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Ireland set to launch contact tracing app based on Apple/Google technology

Tuesday 23 June 2020 | 14:35 CET | News
Ireland's Health Service Executive (HSE) is set to launch a coronavirus contact tracing app based on Apple/Google technology, BBC News reports.

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