Posts by Max Zimbert

  • Live updates from Egypt: Experts join Yahoo News editors to cover Egyptian protests

    Yahoo News Staff at Yahoo! News7 mths ago

    The Muslim Brotherhood, which was been devastated by arrests and a government crackdown, have dubbed today, "Friday of Martyrs." It remains to be seen if they can create the large, city-wide protests of previous weeks. The army deployed security early throughout the city and although there are several rallies and marches, so far they have remained peaceful.

    Join Egyptian writers and experts as they take questions and report on the latest clashes in Egypt.

    Egyptian writers and experts join Yahoo News for a live blog of Egyptian protests

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  • Chat with the crew of the solar plane as it completes its journey across America

    Max Zimbert at Yahoo! News9 mths ago

    The solar plane is scheduled to land in New York City this weekend and complete a historic first as the only solar plane to fly across America without fuel day and night.

    On Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET, join the Switzerland-based staff of the Solar Impulse as they take your questions and explain the flight instruments, tactics and technology. The plane is scheduled to land at Kennedy airport in New York City after midnight Sunday.

    The Solar Impulse weighs as much as a sedan and flies about 40 mph on average. The plane's journey began in San Jose in March with stops in Arizona, Texas, Missouri, Ohio and Washington, D.C. The plane has been open to public viewing at each stop, and more than 75,000 visitors have viewed the plane's roughly 70-yard wingspan.

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  • Facebook releases new Android platform: Messages and notifications redefined

    Max Zimbert at The Lookout1 yr ago

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is expected to announce its first foray into the cellphone market during a 10 a.m. PT press event Thursday at his Menlo Park, Calif. headquarters.

    ABC News technology editor Joanna Stern will anchor our live chat from Facebook headquarters and will be joined by Yahoo News columnist Rob Walker and editor Max Zimbert for a live chat about the social network's latest, and potentially most pivotal, mobile move.

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  • Live-blogging Samsung’s next Galaxy smartphone

    Max Zimbert at The Lookout1 yr ago

    Join reporters and editors from Yahoo! and ABC News as we cover Samsung's Unpacked event live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

    <a href="http://www.coveritlive.com/mobile.php/option=com_mobile/task=viewaltcast/altcast_code=1c1c7c69c0" mce_href="http://www.coveritlive.com/mobile.php/option=com_mobile/task=viewaltcast/altcast_code=1c1c7c69c0" >Samsung UNPACKED</a>

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