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Apple, Google ban location tracking in contact tracing apps

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple and Google have banned the use of location tracking in apps that use a new contact tracing system to help slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. Apple and Google, whose operating systems power 99 percent of

Google will publish user location data to help govts tackle virus

SEATTLE: Google has said it will publish user’s location data around the world to allow governments to gauge the effectiveness of social distancing measures implemented to stem the COVID-19 pandemic. According to an official blog post, the reports on users’