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Published 28.06.2020 19:09
In Japan, an app lets sports fans cheer out loud in the stadium when watching remotely.
The “Remote Cheerer” app was connected to 58 speakers around the stadium to try to create the atmosphere of a normal match. Fans could choose “Clap” or “Cheer” on their app and corresponding sounds will be delivered to speakers on the ground.
Health,
Published 28.06.2020 19:08
Taiwan is going to share mobile technology with other countries to combat Covid-19.
A health management APP will use artificial intelligence and GPS technology to help users to manage their own health.  Another social distancing APP will use Bluetooth technology to help minimize virus transmission.
Health,
Published 28.06.2020 15:10
In Japan, the goverment has released a Covid-19 contact tracing app for iOS and Android.
If a phone user is found to be infected, people who spent at least 15 minutes within a radius of one meter of the person over the past 2 weeks will be notified. These people who get notification will be prompted to seek medical consultation.
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Published 25.06.2020 15:43
In Morocco, the government has launched a Covid-19 tracking app.
The contact tracking app named “Wiqaytna,” (which means our protection in Arabic) uses Bluetooth to compile a list of people that the user gets in contact with. Should any of these contacts test positive for Covid-19 in the 21 days following the contact, the app will alert the user and…
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Published 20.06.2020 10:48
Kenyan runners are set to compete against their Norwegian counterparts in a virtual race.
Kenyan athletes from the Rongai Athletics Club are set to compete with the Ingebrigtsen brothers from Norway in a virtual 2000m race. The competition named the “Impossible Games” will take place on the 11th of June with the two teams racing in two different stadiums in different continents. For the…
Health,
Published 16.06.2020 06:18
In Norway, the authorities have suspended the contact-tracing app “Smittestopp” (“infection stop”) due to privacy concerns.
This technology was designed to collect the data of users movements and to ask at-rist users to isolate. It was launched in mid-April making Norway one of the first countries to introduce this kind of app in Europe. Two months later, in mid-June, Norway’s health authority ordered the deletion of…
Health,
Published 15.06.2020 20:53
While Brazil is in Covid-19 free fall, people self-organise to protect themselves and offer help
Brazil has the world’s second-highest number of Covid-19 cases. In some cities, the dead are being buried in mass graves. Hospitals are on the brink of collapse. But some help is coming from a community map called Máscara para Todos for people to donate or sell masks, alcohol gel and gloves. The project also provides details on psychologists and mental health support services available in the area.
Health,
Published 15.06.2020 10:49
In India, an automated parking app has partnered with some malls to monitor the entry of customers.
The Delhi-based start-up Park+ generates a mall pass on each client’s phone that must be used to check-in and check out. The app also tracks the body temperature of the customer.
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Published 15.06.2020 07:32
In New Zealand, a chat-bot sharing Covid-19 information will include Pacific languages.
This free Facebook Messenger chat-bot named Ᾱmio was created by three New Zealand doctors, Sanjeev Krishna, Canaan Aumua and Cole Rudolph. It was launched in February for residents in New Zealand and Australia. It is currently in English and Mandarin and they plan to translate it to Samoan, Tongan and…
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Published 13.06.2020 12:21
In Zambia scientists are using new technology to track Covid-19.
Scientists from PATH are using on-site genetic sequencing with nanopore technology which can allow them to read complex strings of RNA or DNA without a complex laboratory setting to track Covid-19. Through this technology, they are able to track Covid-19 and mutations that may occur as the virus replicates. The…

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