. https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/big-data-is-helping-us-fight-the-coronavirus-but-at-what-cost-to-our-privacy/

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BIG DATA IS HELPING US FIGHT THE CORONAVIRUS  BUT AT WHAT COST TO OUR PRIVACY
In some ways at least, technology has been able to tell us more about how and where the virus is spreading. Mostly, this has involved creatively harnessing the power of big data using temperature readings from smart thermometers to detect COVID-19 hot spots, or aggregating cellphone location data to point to the areas of the country where people are staying home. But against a backdrop of debate between civil liberties and public health, we also need to be asking where the line is digitally: How much surveillance is acceptable in the service of the greater good. READ MORE