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Switzerland starts pilot phase of Covid tracing app with Google, Apple API

Monday 25 May 2020 | 17:08 CET | News
The Swiss Federal Council said that the pilot for the Covid app started on 25 May. The SwissCovid app can be used with the latest iOS and Android versions. It is equipped with the Exposure Notification API developed by Google and Apple. This makes Switzerland the first country in the world to use the Google and Apple interface for proximity tracing. According to a survey, 70 percent of the Swiss population welcomes the introduction of the app.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Google
Countries: Switzerland
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