Heart of the Matter - S1: TraceTogether token and contact tracing apps: Privacy, data usage and other big questions
The TraceTogether token, a wearable contact tracing device will soon be rolled out. The government has said that it will not collect personal data, but why are some Singaporeans still unconvinced? And how does a device like this work with all the existing data gathering methods like Safe Entry? Lin Suling puts these questions to Janil Puthucheary, Minister-in-Charge of GovTech, Hannah Clapham, Associate Professor at the NUS Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health and lawyer Bryan Tan, Partner at Pincent Masons.