The Shield: the open source Israeli Government app which warns of Coronavirus exposure

On Sunday, the Israeli health ministry released a smartphone app which takes location data from users’ phones in an attempt to determine if they might have been exposed to the COVID-19 Coronavirus. The “Shield” app (“HaMagen” in Hebrew), available for iOS and Android, compares location data from users’ phones to information collected about the location history of those confirmed to have Coronavirus during the 14 days before their diagnosis.

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