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Your Intersection With Everyone in the Last 14 Days

Imagine if you could answer the question, were you close to somebody that had C-19 in the past 14 days, with an accurate answer instantly.

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We are building an app which will give you information about interactions you had with somebody that later got C-19. 

It is possible with these steps:

1. Get the app

2. Update your health status often (daily, multiple times a day)

3. get an alert if you crossed paths with somebody in the past

Upload or share a link to this resource/message/source of information to share it with others.

http://cityatoms.com

Did this resource motivate you to change your behaviors?

  • Yes

Did you share this information with your network?

  • No

In what ways did you share this information?

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • cityatoms app (in development)

What information do you feel you are missing about COVID-19?

Currently what's missing is how can confirm if symptoms are cornavirus or something else? If we can show that we were close proximity of somebody that was sick, then that can help reduce worry amongst the population.

What populations or personas are not currently being addressed with today’s COVID-19 information?

Currently, the information is out there, but it is generic. 

What is your current profession?

Engineer

In what city are you located?

Seattle and Dubai

In what country are you located?

United States

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Team

Well done, a Coronavirus Tracker App is the way to go. I believe leveraging a combination of data, e.g. google maps, and Bluetooth would help. Specifically, Bluetooth would address if one has been in close contact with another person. Of course, it requires both parties to have the app, and hence I believe that working at a National/Governmental level to rolling out the usage of the app around the population is also key.

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Photo of faheem gill
Team

If you know any govt officials that could be interested, that would be great. I recently came across WHO's app initiative which his a bit more comprehensive, we're just trying to build this quickly and get it out in the hand of users.

We should have v0.1 out by first week of April.

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Team

also, please sign up at http://cityatoms.com for the mailing list

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Photo of Malek Joseph Jaber
Team

ok good to hear about your v0.1 release.

Once v0.1 release is ready, I can try to help by sharing it and tagging a few government organisations. I am sure they will be interested, as they are really going to need it for the coming months.

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Photo of faheem gill
Team

Please sign up at cityatoms.com / would love to connect before we release the initial verison.

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Photo of Malek Joseph Jaber
Team

Done, and happy to connect.

BTW: Google has now released COVID-19 Community Mobility Reports here https://www.google.com/covid19/mobility/

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