‘Google unveils augmented reality glasses’
Google has unveiled a pair of glasses “as part of a bid to introduce wearable computing into the mainstream technology industry.” The glasses allow you to check the weather, get directions and make video calls.
‘Rupert Murdoch’s American media immunity’
Michael Wolff comments on America’s response to the scandal surrounding Rupert Murdoch: “Murdoch’s empire may be under siege in one of the most riveting business tales of our time – featuring wounded celebrities, a dynastic family drama, and toadying at the highest levels of government – but American journalism has been mostly absent from the story.”
‘Times applies to drop ‘second limb’ of Flood libel appeal’
The Times is reported to be dropping the second part of its appeal in its libel battle with Metropolitan Police detective sergeant Gary Flood.
‘Peabody Awards 2012: CNN, Al Jazeera, NPR, Colbert Among Winners’
CNN, Al Jazeera English and National Public Radio received the 2012 Peabody award for their coverage of the Arab Spring.