Data researchers at odds: Will Americans opt in or out of COVID-19 contact tracing apps?

Results from separate studies by Checkmarx and ExpressVPN reveal consumers won’t easily share their personal information with tracing apps due to concern for misuse. Even though the two behemoths in the technology industry–Apple and Google– this week, Americans are extremely wary about opting in to tracing apps, even if they’re told the information would help in the development of a vaccine to fight COVID-19.

Link: Data researchers at odds: Will Americans opt in or out of COVID-19 contact tracing apps?
via http://www.techrepublic.com

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