Overview Covid-19 Tracing Apps and Protocols

Last Update: 2020 May 6th

Protocols and Initiatives

Open Source Apps, Code or Demo/POC

Mobile apps or projects with public accessible sourcecode.

Propietary Apps

Android Apps in the Google Playstore.
To notice quite a number of apps receive rather average reviews and quite some negative comments.
Not all apps are tracing apps, but information portals or self-checks.
[Average rating – number of ratings – installs] (As of April 29th)
Trac(k)ing apps are highlighted with * (Bluetooth) and ** (GPS). Specific contact tracing apps highlighted in bold.Other applications are general health, guidance, self-check or crisis apps.
Source: Respective app page in Google Play Store

Document References

Papers, articles, PhD Thesis, Research Documents. Focus on Wifi/Bluetooth/BLE technology.
No specific order, no attempt to be complete, quite a number of documents are discussing these topics.

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