New York Times: Latvia to Launch Google-Apple Friendly Coronavirus Contact Tracing App

New York Times: Latvia to Launch Google-Apple Friendly Coronavirus Contact Tracing App. “Early success of tracing apps in countries like Singapore and Australia has been patchy because Apple’s iPhone does not support their approach to using Bluetooth short-range radio as a proxy for measuring the risk of infection. Latvia’s Apturi Covid (Stop Covid) app is, by contrast, based on technology launched last week by Apple and Google, whose iOS and Android operating systems run 99% of the world’s smartphones.”