What's behind the resistance to digital contact tracing apps and vaccination?

Q Why do some people baulk at adopting digital contact tracing apps and vaccination? Can anything be done about it?

A Modern information technology has offered a seemingly ingenious solution to isolating individuals potentially infected with Covid-19: Since nearly everyone carries a smartphone, have people install an app that identifies, via Bluetooth, the phones of other individuals who they were in close proximity to.

Please or to continue reading the full article.

Get unlimited access to all stories at $0.99/month

  • Latest headlines and exclusive stories
  • In-depth analyses and award-winning multimedia content
  • Get access to all with our no-contract promotional package at only $0.99/month for the first 3 months*

*Terms and conditions apply.

Join ST's Telegram channel here and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.