COVID-19 exposure notification system rolling out to Android

Last month, Google and Apple announced that they’re integrating contact tracing capabilities into their respective mobile operating systems. Android and iOS are today gaining exposure notifications, and health agencies can start releasing apps to help combat the spread of COVID-19. Historically, contact tracing has required health officials to physically ask an infected person for a list of everyone they’ve been in contact with as a means to contact those people, and encourage them to look out for symptoms, get tested, or self-isolate as necessary.

Link: COVID-19 exposure notification system rolling out to Android
via 9to5google.com

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