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Facebook unveils its first smart glasses

  • LONDON: Facebook Inc. launched its first smart glasses on Thursday in a step toward its aim of offering true augmented-reality spectacles. The glasses, which were created in partnership with Ray-Ban maker Essilor Luxottica, allow wearers to listen to music, take calls or capture photos and sho...
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Trump’s Truth Social app, self-proclaimed foe of Big Tech, needs Apple and Google to survive

  • NEW YORK: With just weeks to go before an expected launch, Donald Trump’s new media venture is trying to strike a delicate balance with its app: giving Trump’s base the freedom to express themselves, without running afoul of Apple and Google’s app store policies. The launch of Truth Social com...
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Turn on, tune in: Ray Hanania radio show returns for 2nd season

  • LONDON: The Ray Hanania radio show returns for its second season on Wednesday with a wide array of guests tackling crucial topics in the Arab world — a timely return at the start of Arab American Heritage Month. “Although we are Arab American and Middle East oriented, in English, our audience...
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Meta opens first physical store

  • BURLINGAME: Facebook parent Meta has opened its first physical store — in Burlingame, California — to showcase its hardware products like virtual and augmented reality goggles and glasses. The store, which is open to the public as of Monday, is made for people who want to test out products lik...
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Arab-American journalists reflect on the legacy of 9/11 on their communities

  • ATLANTA, US: As the 20th anniversary of Sept. 11 approaches, Arab American journalists said the terrorist attacks undoubtedly had a damaging effect on views of Arabs and Muslims in the US, and that the media contributed to this by focusing on negative stereotypes. Ray Hanania, Adam Elmahrek a...
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Snap announces new tools, features at partner summit

  • DUBAI: Social media company Snap Inc. used its recent annual partner summit as the stage to announce new features and tools for consumers, developers, and advertisers. According to its chief executive officer, Evan Spiegel, the firm’s Snapchat messaging app and service now reaches more than 6...
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US accused of double standards over Khashoggi, urged to deploy same sanctions on killers of other Arab journalists

  • LONDON: After US President Joe Biden’s administration took measures to sanction Saudi officials that took part in 2018 murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, several Middle East experts have accused the US of deploying double standards. White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki, as well as s...
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How the inconvenient truth of Jeff Bezos’s fabricated ‘phone leak’ story revealed a deeply-rooted media bias against Saudi Arabia

  • LONDON: On May 8, Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel Aljubeir took to Twitter to ask whether or not those who have accused the Kingdom of the so-called Bezos Hack would come forward and acknowledge their mistake, or “simply delete their tweets and hope that their positions at the ...
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Arab News launches ‘The Mayman Show’ podcast

  • RIYADH: Arab News, the leading English-language Middle East daily, has launched a new podcast to bolster its growing range of multimedia products. “The Mayman Show” is a weekly podcast hosted by reporter Hussam Al-Mayman and recorded at the company’s headquarters in Riyadh. In his many years ...
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Saudi green initiatives explained in Arab News US radio show

  • CHICAGO: Saudi Arabia’s innovative efforts to “Go Green” to protect the environment and sustain its natural resources are moving forward at unprecedented speeds, Rawan Radwan, a deputy section editor and writer for Arab News, explained Wednesday. During an appearance on “The Ray Hanania Show,”...
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