Germany has U-turned on building a centralized COVID-19 contacts tracing app — and will instead adopt a decentralized architecture, Reuters reported Sunday, citing a joint statement by chancellery minister Helge Braun and health minister Jens Spahn. In Europe in recent weeks, a battle has raged between different groups backing centralized vs decentralized infrastructure for apps […]
RT @mayazi: First time I’ve seen a government back a privacy preserving decentralized solution!!
However much I doubt the effectiveness of a decentralized contact tracing app, without mass testing, this is still a serious game changer & a step towards decentralized ID https://t.co/yxD5enB7cp