Global Trends 2020

UK privacy activists raise fears over social distancing tracking

Privacy campaigners have spoken out over a UK government plan to track social distancing measures.  The plan entails mobile phone operators sharing anonymised data with the government to assess whether or not people are following advice to avoid pubs, bars and restaurants.

Source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/mar/20/uk-privacy-activists-raise-fears-social-distancing-tracking-coronavirus

The Future of Health

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way people manage their health. It has challenged our medical systems and driven demand for new solutions. However, our data suggests these changes are not new but rather an acceleration of existing trends.