Maybe it's that infamous brain fog
13 Jul 2021
Google lawyers dismiss sueball over 'security flaw' in contact-tracing software as 'theoretical' and 'hypothetical'
'Complaint is noticeably devoid of factual allegations'
01 Jul 2021
Western Australia rushes out legislation after cops access contact-tracing data to investigate serious crimes
Officials fear if info is misappropriated, community will lose confidence in app
15 Jun 2021
Just when everyone thought things might be looking up, Dido Harding admits interest in top job at NHS England
Yep. The exec responsible for shambolic Test and Trace programme, and TalkTalk's 2015 mega-breach
07 Jun 2021
Singapore seeks freer international data flows to boost post-COVID-19 growth
City-state also deploys new contact tracing boxes at entrances to public places
18 Mar 2021
MPs slam UK's £22bn Test and Trace programme for failing to provide evidence that it slows COVID pandemic
'Most wasteful and inept public spending programme of all time'
10 Mar 2021
Australia to track coronavirus encounters with payment card records
Plan calls to link government data across jurisdictions, even sharing airline records to track outbreaks and people who may be at risk of infection
16 Nov 2020
Much like the British on holiday, NHS COVID-19 app refuses to work with phones using unsupported languages
Issue affects Android devices but fix said to be imminent
28 Oct 2020
NHS COVID-19 contact tracing app is leaving some unable to access government self-isolation grants
'That button is there on the app' says minister. How many times have you heard a client make wild claims about functionality?
23 Oct 2020
UK privacy watchdog confirms probe into NHS England COVID-19 app after complaints of spammy emails, texts
Exclusive Officials say it was a 'matter of public health importance to encourage people to download the app'
01 Oct 2020
UK Parliament's human rights committee pushes for better protections of coronavirus contact-tracing data in law
Decentralised app rolling out soon, but manual process remains problematic
22 Sep 2020
COVID-19 tracing without an app? There's an iOS and Android update for that
Google and Apple's new 'Exposure Notifications Express' gives health authorities a shortcut
02 Sep 2020
Dido 'Queen of Carnage' Harding to lead UK's Institute for Health Protection because Test and Trace went so well
Oh, that's right. It was a farce
18 Aug 2020
You think the UK coronavirus outbreak was bad? Just wait till winter: Study shows test-and-trace system is failing
Modelling suggests massive second wave without major improvements
04 Aug 2020
UK.gov admits it has not performed legally required data protection checks for COVID-19 tracing system
No evidence of data being used unlawfully, says health department
20 Jul 2020
Baroness Dido Harding lifts the lid on the NHS's manual contact tracing performance: 'We contact them up to 10 times over a 36-hour period'
Some of them will be feeling very ill and won’t pick up the phone and return the call. Ahem...
06 Jul 2020
Germany is helping the UK develop its COVID-19 contact-tracing app, says ambassador
Deutschland, uber alle allies
01 Jul 2020
Former UK Labour deputy leader wants to know how the NHS's contact-tracing app will ensure user privacy
This is the Apple-Google API one, not the 'world-beating' one
24 Jun 2020