Contact Tracing Apps – A holistic perspective

Contact tracing apps are one of the most argued topics. Google & Apple announced a joint partnership in enabling contact tracing; it is a two-step approach – first it will be released as an interoperability API, later as a platform level functionality. At the same time, countries like China and Singapore have implemented contact tracing apps including location-based services. What are the limitations and the balance between effectivness and privacy in implementing such applications…