Global Observer

Foreign dispatches from correspondents around the world.


In Berlin, 3D printing instruments to produce 'Beat Jazz'

BERLIN -- With his gestural sound design system, Onyx Ashanti wants to enable electronic musicians to improvise live.


In Melbourne, storytelling becomes big business

MELBOURNE -- Once upon a time, storytelling was confined to the land of make-believe. Today, it's a highly prized business leadership skill.


Through the eyes of the first Google Glass surgery

MADRID -- Spain stands at the forefront of Google Glass-enabled medicine.