News of Note for the Internet-Minded – 11/9/17 – Harry Potter Go?, Chatbot, Esq. and DARPA

NewsofNote-300x250Niantic looks to the Potterverse for its next potential AR blockbuster, Instagram’s ToS don’t travel so well in Germany, Google gives VR and AR app developers a new tool, holograms may help our memories outlive us, and more!


    • Niantic casts its post-Pokémon Go eye toward the Harry Potter universe for its next augmented reality game. (Blake Hester, Rolling Stone)


    • An AI chatbot evolves from helping people fight parking tickets to a means by which you can more easily sue people and companies. (Erin Winick, MIT Technology Review)



    • Instagram has to adjust its terms of service to comply with the law in Germany. (David Meyer, Fortune)