News of Note for the Internet-Minded – 3/9/16


A virtual reality refresher course; Google and privacy concerns; Snapchat visits the dugout; WeChat has some homework for Chinese student; and more …

  • UK startup Babylon plans to launch an app that will listen to symptoms and provide advice. (Simon Parkin, MIT Technology Review)

  • WeChat ups the ante for that bane of student existence … homework. (Yiting Sun, MIT Technology Review)