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The transparency on the Canadian COVID exposure tracking app is fantastic. It’s using the Apple/Google API and is great on privacy, too.

@misty Out of curiosity, who is assigning the “random” identities in Canada? Here is Switzerland, where the protocol implemented by Apple/Google was actually developed, they were that stupid to outsource to a US tech monster rather than keep this on a small server at EPFL or ETHZ….

@reto The government is running the server. They actually open sourced the server software along with the phone app.

@misty Thank you for the answer. That’s certainly a better solution than the one we have here in Switzerland. Also our phone app code is open source.

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