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SPACER – The Social Distancing App

By Mindo - 22nd May 2020 | 43 views


Researchers at NUI Galway’s Health Innovation via Engineering (HIVE) Lab, led by Prof Derek O’Keeffe, have developed a new smartphone app to help with social distancing. ‘SPACER – The Social Distancing App’ aims to reduce the problem of person-to-person spacing by harnessing smartphone technology. The system is currently being evaluated at Galway University Hospital (GUH) and will thereafter be available for the general public.

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