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Hacking your way to a vaccine

By Nithin Sasikumar in BFO #276, 04 May, 21

A Pew Research survey in 2018 said that only 24% of India owned a smartphone. 

Still, when the pandemic first struck India, the solution to contact trace was an app—Aarogya Setu—which came with its own set surveillance and privacy issues. Obviously, it worked only on smartphones.