A shop vendor shows a publication about the virus during the coronavirus emergency, Rome, Italy, 18 March 2020. Photo: EPA-EFEA shop vendor shows a publication about the virus during the coronavirus emergency, Rome, Italy, 18 March 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
A shop vendor shows a publication about the virus during the coronavirus emergency, Rome, Italy, 18 March 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE

European mobile operators share location data for coronavirus fight in Italy, Germany and Austria

  • Carriers will share anonymous, aggregated data with health authorities in three European countries to help monitor lockdown compliance
  • There will be no individual tracking, which would be illegal in Europe

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic: All stories
A shop vendor shows a publication about the virus during the coronavirus emergency, Rome, Italy, 18 March 2020. Photo: EPA-EFEA shop vendor shows a publication about the virus during the coronavirus emergency, Rome, Italy, 18 March 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
A shop vendor shows a publication about the virus during the coronavirus emergency, Rome, Italy, 18 March 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
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