Calls for government to push single contact tracing app for social scene

Calls for government to push single contact tracing app for social scene

Aug. 31, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
There are calls for the government to intervene and push through a single app to allow for easy contact tracing for t...
New app may help Geneva nightclubs stay open and safe

New app may help Geneva nightclubs stay open and safe

July 24, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
An app to help Geneva nightclubs stay open and customers to stay safe is now being backed by the canton. 
Referendum launched against track and trace app

Referendum launched against track and trace app

July 21, 2020, 8:49 a.m.
A referendum has been launched against the Swiss government’s Covid-19 track and trace app.
Track and trace app underused due to privacy fears

Track and trace app underused due to privacy fears

July 9, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
More than half of us don’t want to install the track and trace app because of privacy fears.
Contact tracing app specially created for nightclubs

Contact tracing app specially created for nightclubs

July 8, 2020, 8:53 a.m.
Nightclub goers are enthusiastically downloading an app aimed to improve contact tracing and save nightlife. 
Contact tracing app reveals Covid daily infections up

Contact tracing app reveals Covid daily infections up

June 26, 2020, 9:03 a.m.
The contact tracing app has been downloaded more than 150,000 times, but it won’t work on around 20% of phones ...
Covid-19 contact tracing app expected to be released this week

Covid-19 contact tracing app expected to be released this week

June 15, 2020, 11:15 a.m.
The Swiss contact tracing app should be released at the end of the week. The Federal Health Office says the app is re...
Twint money app finds first security flaw after 100 million transactions

Twint money app finds first security flaw after 100 million transactions

June 11, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
A security flaw has been discovered with the money transfer app Twint. 
Grandparents and grandchildren to reunite soon, contact-tracing app moves to test phase

Grandparents and grandchildren to reunite soon, contact-tracing app moves to test phase

May 26, 2020, 9:35 a.m.
Grandparents should be able to look after their grandchildren soon – and parliament will discuss the rights of ...
Coronavirus tracking app being tested by soldiers in Vaud

Coronavirus tracking app being tested by soldiers in Vaud

May 1, 2020, 7:59 a.m.
A new app designed to track if users have come into contact with an infected person is being tested by soldiers in Va...
App being launched to alert citizens to exposure to Covid-19

App being launched to alert citizens to exposure to Covid-19

April 23, 2020, 9:26 a.m.
An app is being launched for Switzerland, to alert people should they be exposed to someone infected with coronavirus.
Swiss customs app brings in over CHF 1 million

Swiss customs app brings in over CHF 1 million

July 3, 2019, 10:15 a.m.
The Swiss customs office says they have netted more than a million francs since they released a mobile phone app to a...
Kiosk customers to pay using phone app

Kiosk customers to pay using phone app

Feb. 14, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Kiosk, the chain of convenience shops often found at train stations, is planning to take self-checkout one step further.
Alertswiss app alerts population of potential disasters

Alertswiss app alerts population of potential disasters

Oct. 19, 2018, 9:32 a.m.
A new app is now available backed by the government to alert us of earthquakes, floods and other potential disasters.
Delayed rail passengers to receive up to CHF 100 if they use an app

Delayed rail passengers to receive up to CHF 100 if they use an app

July 24, 2018, 8:56 a.m.
Rail passengers who are delayed by ongoing construction work can receive goodwill gift certificates worth CHF 100 if ...
New Swiss dating app ditches conversation

New Swiss dating app ditches conversation

Oct. 4, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
Does the world need a new dating app? Two inventors from Bern think so. One of them, 40 year old Marcos Lopez –...
Swiss government to launch emergency app

Swiss government to launch emergency app

Sept. 12, 2016, 8:26 a.m.
The Swiss government is to launch a smartphone app to warn people of natural disasters or terrorist attacks. The app...
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