Wednesday, May 07, 2014
Introducing CNN iReport + Google Glass

Here's some cool news: We launched a new feature that invites you to share photos and videos with CNN directly from Google Glass. Yep, iReport is part of the wearable technology trend and we're pretty excited about it.

 

iReport has led the way with citizen journalism for years, and this is no exception. CNN is the first major news network to allow its audience to contribute stories directly via Google Glass.

 

If you're part of the Glass Explorer program, we hope you'll test out the iReport functionality. You never know when you'll spot breaking news, and it's a simple, fast way to share the images and videos you capture with your Glass.

 

To get started, you will need to authorize CNN to send notifications to your Glass. Once that's completed, you can manage your settings, like linking up your iReport profile. "CNN iReport" will then appear as sharing option for your photos and videos.

 

If you're a Glass Explorer, give it a try! We can't wait to see what kinds of stories you'll share.

10 Comments
May 8, 2014
Click to view robgarner's profile

I'm in - this should be fun. I've witnessed a lot of interesting things with Glass, and sometimes they are even newsworthy.

 

Look forward to seeing the first one that breaks...

 

 

May 13, 2014
Click to view psaluzzi's profile

Hi

 

I have glass. How do I participate.  Please look at my life log on google plus

 

 

Thanks

May 14, 2014
Click to view katie's profile

@pslaluzzi Great! You'll need to authorize CNN to send notifications to your Glass here: http://cnn.currentnewsnotify.com/

 

Then you can sign up for iReport and share your photos and videos with us. Looking forward to seeing your stories!

May 25, 2014
Click to view BarryB123's profile

hello folks, i have been trying to find a page to write you folks. i am not that computer savvy. i am a veteran that has been recently affected by the big VA scandal. approximately  a month ago i went to my closet VA hospital and that was in East Orange, New Jersey. Ive been coming to this hospital for the past 20 years. in the past i was always treated with great care it made me feel proud to be a veteran. I had an emergency with my tooth, the whole left side of my face was swollen. you could clear see that something was wrong with my teeth. When i went to the VA hospital for this pain i figured that i would get the great care that i was given in the past but things changes this time. upon trying to check myself in the lady at the front desk asked me for my info. and i was happy to give it. when she ran my info she told me that i am in the system but as a civilian not as a veteran. i tried to explain to her that i was here in the past as a vet but she said " no, i can't give you an appointment, i can't even admit you because you are not a vet". But i am. I couldn't believe it. she told me that she couldn't give me an appointment ever. A couple days later i called the VA hotline and the lady i spoke to could not believe that that lady did that to me because i am in the system as a disabled veteran. all the lady at the front desk had to do was point to the emergency room and i would've been taken care of. what i am trying to get at is that the New Jersey VA hospitals have some dirty laundry that needs to be checked out.

May 28, 2014
Click to view Anodius's profile

Great

May 30, 2014
Click to view sunethra's profile

Glass?  what glass?  is it available only there what the dickens is the looking glass? ;D

June 2, 2014
Click to view kurtstift's profile

it is nice..

but why should i need a glass?

June 3, 2014
Click to view sabihoff12's profile

The technology behind the Google Glass is nice but I would never walk which such glasses through the city.

June 14, 2014
Click to view Ratnam40's profile

My rent house has been deliberately designed to cause heath effect. The Land Load and basement people deliberately designed to exposure dust and toxin to our above floor house.  This people have been motived to do this holocaust crime have been paid to exposure the toxins and dust or irregular air to our apartment. Do this conspiracy crime and perpetrator supply these all torture devices and toxins? Canadian Holocaust center never reply or answer our compliant. The most holocaust man died freely. The Canadian support this holocaust and do legally because the constitutions make law less victims.

 

Unlawful surveillance and monitoring all my activities in my residential place and torture causing severe physical and mental pain and suffering. I have been electrocuted and caused intentionally inflicted .the mainly focusing to gentles, head, and eye. Mouth, hear after my sleep. The torture Agent came and trains to do the inhuman treatment. The basement family does this foul play, I able to see the walking and moving the device sound. Land lord do this operation.

Also the basement party have been received the some type of toxins and dust too deliberately to expose to breath.

 

September 12, 2014
Click to view Justinguru's profile

It's nice...however, in my point of view, the Google glass is not really convenient for user at all.

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