Stefano Tonchi is out at W magazine, which has just been sold to Surface Magazine.
The longtime editor of the oversized fashion glossy, who has been at the title for almost a decade, has decided to leave after it was acquired by Surface, as reported by WWD. Tonchi wrote in a statement to WWD that he was “incredibly grateful to my team, my W family, who have been instrumental to the magazine’s success.”
“My top priority in the last year has been to ensure that W finds a new home and carri [...]
Today, Alphabet's Wing division became the first drone delivery company to receive its Air Carrier Certification from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The certification means Wing can begin a commercial drone delivery service, and the company hopes to launch its first delivery trial later this year. Over the next several months, Wing will work with the FAA's Unmanned Aircraft System Integration Pilot Program (UAS IPP) in Southwest Virginia. It will soon begin reaching out to residen [...]
Russia’s Deputy Defense Minister Andrei Kartapolov has claimed that the Metal Gear series of games are ‘actually a weapon used by U.S. intelligence agencies to manipulate the public into protesting against the authorities’
“Internet projects of the American special services, such as … Metal Gear and RuNet Echo are aimed at direct manipulation of the public consciousness, especially among the youth,” said Kartapolov during a State Duma roundtable. The games are “aimed at encouraging [...]