2 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: Could apps help contact tracing?

From Morning Report, 7:39 am on 2 April 2020

The government is expecting a spike in the number of Covid-19 cases after broadening its testing criteria. 

This means contact tracing capacities will need to be ramped up - and phone apps could help. 

Dr Andrew Chen is a research fellow at the University of Auckland's think tank Koi Tū -The Centre for Informed Futures. 

He speaks to Susie Ferguson.