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    Why are so few Canadians using the COVID-19 alert app?

    It has been more than two months since the Canadian government launched COVID Alert, Canada’s novel coronavirus-exposure app, but federal data obtained by Global News shows very few Canadians are using the voluntary COVID-19 app. Just five of Canada’s 13 provinces and territories have officially adopted it, and about 10 per cent of smartphone users have downloaded it. In Ontario,…

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    Here's what to know about the COVID-19 exposure notification app now available

    Canada’s COVID-19 exposure app has been released. Here’s how it works. Subscribe to CTV News to watch more videos: Connect with CTV News: For the latest news visit: For a full video offering visit the CTV News Network: CTV News on Facebook: CTV News on Twitter: Watch CTV News on Twitter: CTV News on Google+: CTV News on Instagram: CTV…

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    Canada’s new COVID-19 contact tracing app: What are the privacy concerns?

    Digital privacy expert and former Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario Ann Cavoukian discusses the new Canadian COVID-19 contact tracing app and explores the possible privacy implications. The new mobile app was revealed on Thursday and will help track the spread of COVID-19, and it is expected to launch in Ontario on July 2. Ontario government officials say the app…

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    Coronavirus: 700,000 Canadians expected to apply for new COVID-19 benefits

    As the pandemic drags on, more Canadians are applying for the new federal benefits aimed at easing the financial burden. The new benefits are now available and are a replacement for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) that was put in place earlier in the pandemic to help those impacted through job layoffs and other issues. Mike Le Couteur explains…

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