TraceTogether token and contact tracing apps: Privacy, data usage and other big questions
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TraceTogether token and contact tracing apps: Privacy, data usage and other big questions(Updated: )
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 existing data gathering methods such as 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 Pinsent Masons.