DTA takes interest in Australian-developed COVID-19 contact tracing app – Software- Tempemail

The federal government appears set to launch contact tracing functionality in an app as early as this week after picking-up on the work of a privately-developed effort over the weekend. ImpactApp had been set to launch on Monday this week following a collaborative effort between 30 Australians – including three small Continue Reading

CoWin-20: An Indian App That Notifies People In Close Contact With Infected Covid-19 People- Tempemail

Read Article India is working towards launching an app called CoWin-20 that will track people infected by the virus and notify users accordingly. The app is currently being tested on Android and iOS and as per reports, the testing is limited to select users at the moment. How does the Continue Reading

Victoria ramps up COVID-19 contact tracing using Whispir – Software- Tempemail

Victoria’s Department of Health and Human Services is expanding its dedicated contact tracing services to fight the spread of coronavirus using messaging platform Whispir. The department will begin using the cloud-based platform from Thursday to regularly interact with those that have come into close contact with someone who has contracted Continue Reading

Microsoft and Genesys partner to launch new cloud service for contact centres- Tempemail

Read Article Microsoft Corp. and Genesys have expanded their partnership to provide enterprises with a new cloud service for contact centres that enables them to deliver superior interactions for customers. With the omnichannel customer experience solution, Genesys Engage, running on Microsoft Azure, enterprises have the security and scalability they need Continue Reading

China launches coronavirus “close contact detection” app

Why it matters: The Chinese government has launched an app that aims to combat the spread of the coronavirus. The “close contact detector” works by letting people know if they’ve been in close proximity to someone with the disease. According to China’s state-run news agency, Xinhua, users can scan a Continue Reading

Radical reform – the new model for customer contact- Tempemail

For the last ten years, the mantra in customer service (or ‘customer experience’ – the phrase with a more contemporary feel) was ‘omni-channel’. Organisations that had invested in providing multiple channels for interaction with their customers were, and indeed still are, amplifying their investment in integrating those channels. In theory, Continue Reading

Mojo Vision is working on a contact lens with an embedded 14,000ppi display

Better vision through technology: The day is coming when people will be able to augment their vision with a heads-up display (HUD) or even correct impairments not currently treatable. Whether through glasses, contacts, or ocular implants, this technology is coming. Tech startup Mojo Vision is designing a contact lens with Continue Reading

No need to draw blood – How a smart photonic contact lens wearable can transform diabetes monitoring- Tempemail

Diabetic patients need to measure their blood-sugar level by drawing blood before and after a meal and it is easy to develop complications due to diabetes. Recently, a research team from POSTECH developed technology that allows diagnosis of diabetes and treatment of diabetic retinopathy just by wearing ‘Smart Light-emitting diode Continue Reading