Even a newly constructed app using the Apple-Google software API (something NHSx is working on) is unlikely to solve all the issues the app has encountered, and it’s questionable whether new version will incite the public support needed.
Apple and Google have been working together for the last few months on a not-so-secret project to combat the COVID-19 pandemic which uses LE Bluetooth for contact tracing while still preserving privacy.
Apple is releasing a new API to allow developers to add the new sign-in function to their apps for a more convenient way of logging in using Face ID without revealing additional personal information. The new sign-in feature is coming with Apple's new operating systems this fall and will be available across macOS, iOS, and through websites.
"That’s why I chose a new life.” Now, working at CHT with former Google ethicist Tristan Harris, Raskin spends his days grappling with the power companies have in predicting and shaping human behavior.