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From the forward-thinking use of GPS and satellites to the innovative use of Bluetooth technology in smartphones, here’s a quick run-through of how different organizations plan to use tech and data to help fight the coronavirus, and more.
We’re seeing a digital-based threat emerging alongside the global spread of COVID-19 itself that needs to be taken seriously, a new breed of what is perhaps more popularly known as ‘fake news’. So what kinds of things should you look out for and be wary of?