Facebook is using data in the fight against COVID-19

Bob Sirott

FILE – This Aug. 11, 2019, file photo an iPhone displays the apps for Facebook and Messenger in New Orleans. Proposition 24 on California’s 2020 ballot seeks to expand California’s consumer privacy law by tripling penalties for companies that break laws regarding the collection and sale of children’s private information. It would also create a state agency to enforce consumer privacy protections. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)

Facebook has published a forecast map powered by your data and artificial intelligence tools to predict the spread of COVID-19 across the US, at the county level. Social media strategist Scott Kleinberg joined Bob Sirott with the latest.

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