Monday, March 19, 2012
World Watch: Media and Technology
* World: According to the Pew Research Center social networks are boosting news consumption but media outlets earned less revenue in 2011.
* England: The health of soccer player Fabrice Muamba is said to be improving slowly after he collapsed in the middle of a match on Saturday due to cardiac arrest.
* Egypt: Followers of Egypt's Orthodox Church mourned the death of Pope Shenouda III who passed away on Saturday at the age of 88.
* France: Authorities will reportedly raise the French terrorism alert to its highest level as a result of an attack on a Jewish school in Toulouse that left four people dead.
Image Source – Flickr via Johan Larsson
Online Sources – CBS News, Reuters, SI.com, GlobalPost