WIRED: Smartphones Blur the Line Between Civilian and Combatant

WIRED: Smartphones Blur the Line Between Civilian and Combatant. “AS RUSSIA CONTINUES its unprovoked armed aggression, reports from Ukraine note that the smartphones in civilians’ pockets may be ‘weapons powerful in their own way as rockets and artillery.’ Indeed, technologists in the country have quickly created remarkable apps to keep citizens safe and assist the war effort—everything from an air-raid alert app to the rapid repurposing of the government’s Diia app.”

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