On the WIRED UK podcast this week: loon balloons, we go inside the ghost town of the alt-right web and take a look at the human cost of Amazon Prime day.
These are the stories we discussed this week…
Facebook and Google’s race to connect the world is heating up https://www.wired.co.uk/article/google-project-loon-balloon-facebook-aquila-internet-africa
The wheels are falling off the alt-right’s version of the internet https://www.wired.co.uk/article/alt-right-internet-is-a-ghost-town-gab-voat-wrongthink
Amazon Prime Day created a surge in health and safety complaints from exhausted workers https://www.wired.co.uk/article/amazon-prime-day-uk-worker-health-and-safety
Music by Filip Hnizdo
Show produced and edited by James Temperton