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Federal data protection officer Kelber warns authorities against WhatsApp use

Ulrich Kelber The Federal Commissioner for Data Protection rejects the use of WhatsApp by ministries and authorities. (Photo: dpa) Berlin The Federal Commissioner for Data … Read more

Health authorities should monitor corona quarantine cases using a mobile app

Nevertheless, Spahns Haus is already planning the next app to contain the pandemic. In the future, the health authorities should be able to use a … Read more

Online consultation hours are booming in the crisis

Treatment via webcam A quarter of German practice now offers online consultation hours. (Photo: imago / Jochen Tack) Berlin In the corona crisis, telemedicine finds … Read more

Exclusion of 5G components from certain manufacturers is possible

5G lettering at a mobile phone fair The next generation mobile network is the central critical infrastructure for future technology. (Photo: Reuters) Berlin The Federal … Read more

Deutsche Telekom wants to rely on Huawei – confrontation in Berlin

The dispute over the correct handling of the controversial Chinese network supplier Huawei is entering a new round. The federal government has not yet decided … Read more