Mohamed Hassan

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Germany’s ‘pinstripe Nazis’ plan more anti-Islam marches in new year

Demonstrations against Islam that have attracted thousands to the streets of Dresden in east Germany are set to continue in the New Year, with organisers announcing plans for a protest on 5 January.<p>Although authorities have said there is nothing they can do to prevent further protests, a spokesman …

Mathematician Suggests New Way Get To Mars On A Budget

Sometimes the cheapest distance between two points is not a straight line<p>In 1991, Japan's budding space agency sent its first spacecraft to the moon: Hiten, alongside a smaller orbiter named Hagamoro. Hagamoro was supposed to orbit the moon, but mission control lost contact with it after it …

It's Alarmingly Easy To Take North Korea's Internet Offline

But it appears likely that the country's paltry web infrastructure — which consists of a mere four networks and just over 1,000 IP addresses — was the target of a distributed denial of service attack (DDOS) conceivably motivated in some way by the events surrounding last month's Sony breach and the …

Dubai Buildings Are So High, You Can Look Down at the Clouds

Daniel Cheong's surreal cityscape photos capture some of the world's tallest skyscrapers engulfed in fog. The photographer stakes out incredible vantage points in the city of Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to shoot the tops of ghostly gray buildings as they puncture the thick carpet of fog.<p>Because …

Landscape Photography

6 Biggest Tech Debuts to Watch in 2015

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Material Design

65 of the Best iOS Apps From 2014

Another year, another great set of new apps that hit the iOS store. As you unwrap your new iPhone or iPad, get these apps installed on your new device!<p>More of an Android person? Check out 60 of the best Android apps launched in 2014.<p>Productivity<p>Workflow<p>“Europe's leading digital technology …

Icelandic Volcano Eruption Leads to Air Travel Warning

Ash clouds from a 2010 eruption halted thousands of airline flights.<p><i>Editor's note: Iceland lowered its aviation alert on Sunday, after airplane reconnaissance flights suggested that magma may not, in fact, have erupted from the surface under the glacier.</i><p><b>A small eruption has started beneath a</b> …

Hurricane Arthur races off East Coast, dumping rain but doing little damage

Hurricane Arthur -- or what's left of it -- has rained on many an Independence Day parade, if they weren't canceled ahead of time.<p>But what the first named storm of this hurricane season hasn't done, it appears, is cause significant damage.<p>As of 11 p.m. ET, Arthur was churning deep into the Atlantic …

What to Do if Your Home Button Doesn't Work on iPhone

Home button or Sleep/Wake button not working properly? (Maybe you had some kind of iPhone misfortune involving water or a drop?) You're probably planning to take your phone in to get fixed; but in the meantime, Assistive Touch is a great work around to this problem. Here’s what you can do as a …

Forget Godzilla: Facebook rolls out its own dinosaur

It's been a big week for dinosaurs. With "Godzilla" still rampaging at the box office, Facebook also rolled out some privacy changes along with a friendly blue dino to help explain them all.<p>In addition to making settings for all new users default to "Friends Only," Facebook announced Thursday it …

Molecular Lighting

The Brighter Minds series consists of a hanging lamp reminiscent of a molecule and a matching floor lamp. Teardrop shapes meet omnidirectional globe …

Geologists identify trigger for apocalyptic 'super eruptions'

They rank among the most catastrophic natural disasters on Earth, second only in destructive power to an asteroid impact that could ensure humanity meets the same fate as the dinosaurs.<p>Super eruptions make those from normal volcanoes look like sputters of dust. They blast enough material into the …