Quintessential Google: Millions of Android phones with accelerometers == data that could be used. In this case, privately and for good: earthquake detection. Every Android phone can become a little seismometer. Clever, and potentially life-saving:
Announcing our first virtual @SIRIUSXM Pandora Playback with rapper, songwriter and Atlanta native @KCamp427 ! Join us on Aug 18 at 8pm ET / 5pm PT #KCAMPas gives an in-depth look into his life and the inspiration behind his music. RSVP now at:
Mozilla Lays Off 250 Employees While it Refocuses on Commercial Products
Fall Guys players will get a free in-game reward as a thank you from the developer 🎁
Google Maps Debuts New Apple Watch App and CarPlay Features by @julipuli
BREAKING: California judge rules Uber and Lyft to immediately classify drivers as employees.
In a 2015 TED talk, Bill Gates warned that the biggest calamity of our time would not be a war, but a virus. He said we weren’t ready for the next epidemic. Turns out he was right. We talked with him in a new episode of our Get WIRED podcast. Listen:
Enjoyed these two posts from @TurnerNovak on ByteDance and Pinduoduo. Both truly remarkable and underrated businesses. , .
That's not a shock wave. It’s a pressure wave—a key difference that affects the number of casualties expected. We had a blast injury specialist break down the physics of the Beirut explosion. Here's why they say videos like this scream “ammonium nitrate”:
The Kurdish language may be restricted in several countries, but dedicated volunteers are working in secret to keep the language alive on Wikipedia. Thanks to them, Wîkîpediya Kurdî has more than 30,000 articles! Learn some Kurdish vocab this #IndigenousDay 🔊
Apple confirms that Microsoft’s xCloud violates its bullshit App Store guidelines