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The National Guard’s Fire-Mapping Drones Get An AI Upgrade | WIRED
Algorithms that quickly track the movement of wildfires could help firefighters‚ but the tech could also be put to non-humanitarian use.
How To Watch The First 2020 Presidential Debate | WIRED
Donald Trump and Joe Biden meet for the first time on a debate stage Tuesday night in Cleveland.
How We’ll Know The Election Wasn’t Rigged | WIRED
Whether you’re casting a ballot in person or by mail, there’s plenty to worry about. Mass voter fraud shouldn’t be on the list.
Trump’s TikTok Circus Will Have Lasting Consequences | WIRED
The larger issues around China’s technological rise aren’t going away.
Epic Games' Lawsuit Fires A Shot At Apple's App Store 'Monopoly' | WIRED
The Fortnite developer filed a suit today in California that suggests it may even want to launch its own app store on iOS.
It’s Not Just TikTok. Chinese Firms Face More US Roadblocks | WIRED
Chinese companies have been free to expand in the US while American firms were stymied by Beijing. Now, the climate is not as welcoming.
What The Science Of Animal Networks Reveals About Protests | WIRED
The movement of demonstrators echoes the fluid collective responses of the animal world, as groups respond to threats and signal across large spaces.
Trump May Soon Order TikTok's Sale, As Microsoft Circles | WIRED
The short-video app is wildly popular with teens, but officials fear it could be a conduit for data to China, or for Beijing's propaganda.
15 Months Of Fresh Hell Inside Facebook | WIRED
Scandals. Backstabbing. Resignations. Record profits. Time Bombs. In early 2018, Mark Zuckerberg set out to fix Facebook. Here's how that turned out.
How to Watch Tonight's Democratic Debate in South Carolina | WIRED
It’s the last time candidates will meet on the debate stage before Saturday's South Carolina primary, as well as Super Tuesday.
Russia Doesn't Want Bernie Sanders. It Wants Chaos | WIRED
The point of Kremlin interference has always been to find democracy’s loose seams, and pull.
How AI Is Tracking the Coronavirus Outbreak | WIRED
Machine-learning programs are analyzing websites, news reports, and social media posts for signs of symptoms, such as fever or breathing problems.
YouTube Will Police Political Videos More Closely | WIRED
The social media site says it will remove manipulated videos and content that promotes conspiracy theories, marking a contrast with Facebook.
All the Ways Facebook Tracks You—and How to Limit It | WIRED
If you have a Facebook account—and even if you don't—the company is going to collect data about you. But you can at least control how it gets used.