ER Doctor Explains How They’re Handling COVID-19 | WIRED

Epidemic expert Dr. Seema Yasmin interviews emergency room physician Dr. Cedric Dark about COVID-19’s effect on the city of Houston, Texas. Dr. Dark talks about how the city is handling the pandemic, and what measures they are beginning to take in preparation for the worst. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Get … Read more ER Doctor Explains How They’re Handling COVID-19 | WIRED

The Point: Pushing privacy limits to contain COVID-19

The biggest names in tech are being tapped to collect an enormous amount of personal data, but not everyone thinks it’s a good idea. Would you want your private medical information in a giant data base? Guests: David Auerbach, writer, critic, and former software engineer at Google and Microsoft Zhang Fan, Associate Professor from Beijing … Read more The Point: Pushing privacy limits to contain COVID-19

Is Big Tech the New Empire? – Maria Ressa and Christopher Wylie | Studio B: Unscripted

In this episode of Studio B: Unscripted award-winning Filipino journalist Maria Ressa and Cambridge Analytica whistle-blower Christopher Wylie discuss the weaponisation of information and how social media threatens democracy around the world. In 2012, Ressa set up the digital news platform, Rappler, now particularly known for its tough scrutiny of the Duterte administration and his … Read more Is Big Tech the New Empire? – Maria Ressa and Christopher Wylie | Studio B: Unscripted

Every Star Trek: Picard Easter Egg Explained | WIRED

Star Trek: Picard’s Michael Chabon and Akiva Goldsman reveal some of the show’s greatest secrets and easter eggs. Akiva and Michael break down the return of the Captain Picard Day sign, the numerous references to The Gorn, and the newest implementation of Vasquez Rocks. You can watch Star Trek: Picard on CBS All Access. Still … Read more Every Star Trek: Picard Easter Egg Explained | WIRED

Extreme altitude, speed & g-load | Russian pilots master Su-57 fighters

Russia Today, the state-funded Russian broadcaster showed that one of the primary benefits of having state-funded broadcast services is the ability to showcase your military weaponry in this report on their Sukhoi Su-57 fighter jet aircraft: Pilots of the Russian Aerospace Forces have fully mastered the flight modes of Su-57 aircraft Su-57 is the 5-gen … Read more Extreme altitude, speed & g-load | Russian pilots master Su-57 fighters

How Is The Coronavirus Outbreak Affecting Tech Companies?

Mar.24 — Krish Sankar, managing director and senior research analyst at Cowen Inc., discusses how the coronavirus outbreak is affecting U.S. technology companies. Apple Inc. told staff that some of its retail stores may reopen in April on a staggered basis and has extended remote work abilities for many employees through at least April 5. Sankar … Read more How Is The Coronavirus Outbreak Affecting Tech Companies?