NHS coronavirus contact-tracing app could cause ‘digital divide’

The NHS coronavirus contact-tracing app could cause a ‘digital divide’ as only half of manual workers, pensioners and the unemployed claim they would download it. This low uptake, researchers, would not be mirrored by ‘professionals’ — of whom three quarters of those surveyed said they would use the app. The findings from the UK charity … Read more NHS coronavirus contact-tracing app could cause ‘digital divide’

Brits encouraged to donate devices to kids facing the ‘digital divide’

UK device owners are being encouraged to donate working tablets and smartphones that they no longer need to help those without access to technology in lockdown.  As part of the ‘Great British Tech Appeal’, which kicks off Thursday and runs for six weeks, Brits can donate old devices that are still in working condition by … Read more Brits encouraged to donate devices to kids facing the ‘digital divide’

Online dating platforms are set to offer ‘digital health passports’ to UK singletons

Online dating giants are set to offer digital health passports to millions of UK singletons to prove they are free of coronavirus. Manchester-based cyber firm VST Enterprises (VSTE), is pioneering technology to safeguard daters when coronavirus restrictions are eased. The company says it has been approached for the digital health passports by several leading dating … Read more Online dating platforms are set to offer ‘digital health passports’ to UK singletons

The £683bn tech rally: Digital services boom as millions work from home during coronavirus crisis

The £683bn tech rally: Digital services boom as millions work from home during coronavirus crisis By Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 21:51 BST, 17 April 2020 | Updated: 22:16 BST, 17 April 2020 America’s technology titans have added hundreds of billions of pounds to their value in the past month as the coronavirus … Read more The £683bn tech rally: Digital services boom as millions work from home during coronavirus crisis

SMALL CAP MOVERS: Catenae Innovation rockets on coronavirus digital passports

SMALL CAP MOVERS: Catenae Innovation rockets on coronavirus digital passports By Giulia Bottaro At Proactive Investors For Thisismoney.co.uk Published: 12:39 BST, 17 April 2020 | Updated: 12:39 BST, 17 April 2020 Catenae Innovation ended the week with a blast, rocketing 147 per cent to 1p on the announcement it will take part in the development … Read more SMALL CAP MOVERS: Catenae Innovation rockets on coronavirus digital passports