Hiroko Tabuchi writing for the New York Times: The incident has brought the Fukushima plant’s vulnerable state into sharp relief, more than two years after its reactors suffered multiple meltdowns when its cooling systems were overwhelmed by a powerful earthquake … Continue reading →
Lynn Elbert writing for Associated Press: Netflix’s House of Cards made Emmy history Thursday with a top drama series nomination, the first time that television’s top awards have recognized a program delivered online as equal in quality to the best … Continue reading →
Daniel Graf, Director of Google Maps, writing on the Google Maps Blog: Last week we launched the new Google Maps app for Android smartphones and tablets. And now, we’re rolling out the brand new Google Maps experience for iPhone and … Continue reading →
YouTube commenter Nancy Siddle: Faith in humanity: Restored.
Jessica Lessin reporting on her blog: Apple has a new trick up its sleeve as it tries to launch a long-awaited television service: technology that allows viewers to skip commercials and that pays media companies for the skipped views. As … Continue reading →
From the biography at gregoryalanisakov.com: To me, the idea of a weatherman is really powerful. There’s a guy on television or on the radio telling us the future, and nobody cares. It’s this daily mundane miracle, and I think the … Continue reading →
Tim Rohan writing for the New York Times: But he feared his money and fame would run out. He retained a lawyer and two financial advisers. He put his money in a trust fund. He would trade it all, though, … Continue reading →
Andy Westlake, writing for DPReview in July 2012: Of course the really big question is how well the EOS M will fare against established competitors from the likes of Olympus, Panasonic and Sony. We’re not expecting any surprises in terms … Continue reading →