FROM Priya Ganapati
Can Apple Deliver More 'Wow?' Steve Jobs and Apple claim they invented the laptop computer and reinvented the cell phone. Stock in Apple Computer was already sky high when Jobs appeared today at the Macworld Expo-2009 to unveil the iPad , another gadget he hopes will take the world of technology by storm. Priya Ganapati reports on emerging technology for Wired magazine.
The flight bumping heard around 'round the world Recent video of a passenger forcibly removed from a United Airlines plane is a worst-case example of what's happened since consolidation into just four US-based carriers. Management seems to be tone-deaf to a decline in service — and even abuse — of passengers.
Nuclear crisis on the Korean Peninsula slowly coming to a head North Korea did not conduct a nuclear test this weekend, but it did show apparent progress in developing a missile that that could strike the United States. The Trump Administration says it has lost its "strategic patience." We hear what that might -- or might not -- mean for North Korea, China and the prospects for diplomacy.
Mixed Messages from US diplomats on the new hard line on Syria Since President Trump's surprise retaliation against Syria's use of chemical weapons, Bashar al-Assad has used the same airport to launch conventional attacks on his own people. It's not clear what the US, its allies — or Vladimir Putin's Russia -- plan to do now.