During the COVID-19 pandemic, Internet technologies are playing a crucial role in keeping our society in a time of lockdown and quarantine.
Governments need to make full use of digital technologies to confront the COVID-19 pandemic and address a wide range of pandemic.
Today, with converging technologies like mobile, cloud, robotics, 4G/5G, and high-speed internet, it has become possible to test several innovative approaches to pandemic response.
Internet technologies play some role in this pandemic...
- Fighting misinformation:
Misinformation about the number of total cases, number of recover cases, number of death cases, diagnosis and treatment options, vaccines, medicines, government, policies, etc., creates more panic and anxiety among the population.
A large site such as facebook, google is a help to fight fake news.
- Online Shopping and Robot Deliveries:
Online shopping needs to be supported by a robust logistics system. Many delivery companies and restaurants in the US and Other country are launching contactless delivery services.
- Digital and Caseless Payments:
Caseless digital payments, cards or e-wallets, are the payment method to avoid the spread of COVID-19.
- Remote Work (Work From Home):
Many companies have asked employees to work from home.
Remote work is enabled by technologies including virtual private
networks (VPNs), virtual meetings, work collaboration tools and even facial
recognition technologies that enable a person to before a virtual background
to the privacy of the home.
Remote work preventing the spread of viruses, remote work also saves commute time and provides more flexibility.
- Distance Learning:
Many educational institutions and schools started courses online to education was not disrupted by quarantine measures. Technologies involved in distant learning are similar to those for remote work and also include, Online lecture, 3D printing and artificial-intelligence-enabled robot teachers.
Telehealth can be an effective and important way to contain the spread of COVID-19. Many sites give information about the number of total cases, death cases, and recover cases in particular country. People shows the all types of COVID-19 reports.
- Usage of drones for surveillance:
Drones, in some cities, are being used for surveillance to ensure that the current curfew is not violated. In cities like Chennai, they are being used to disinfect areas.
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