Norway Shuts Down Contract Tracing App Amid Privacy Concerns

Neil Sweeney, Founder and CEO of Killi, explains to Datanami that with Covid-19 tracing apps, health and safety is important, but it should not come at the cost of violating privacy or breaking laws.

Article Highlights: “As the economy starts to reopen, governments are now working with tech companies to implement contact tracing and location-based tools to track their citizens and prevent the spread of the disease,” Sweeney tells Datanami. “But while the health and safety of the general population is a real concern, the pandemic has opened up new questions around consumer privacy and how data should be appropriately managed and stored.”

Please find the article here.