Tariq Pervez

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As pride soars, Apple adds LGBT featured section to the App Store

It's Gay Pride in cities worldwide this month, an event sure to get a big boost of excitement following the US Supreme Court's decision to legalize same-sex marriage nationwide on Friday. And in what some digerati may consider added cause for celebration, Apple has added an LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, …

Apple and banks dismiss Apple Pay fraud worries

Worries that fraudsters are using Apple Pay to load stolen credit cards on iPhones are overblown, according to Apple and several banks.<p>Apple Pay -- the new tap-to-pay system that uses your fingerprint to approve transactions -- is the safest way to buy stuff right now. But recent reports have noted …

Apple Pay

Ferguson city manager resigns after critical DOJ report

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ferguson City Manager John Shaw resigned Tuesday in the wake of a scathing Justice Department report.<p>The report blames Ferguson, Missouri, police and courts for abusive behavior that disproportionately targets African-American residents.<p>"Over the last several months I have done everything …

Best and Worst Dressed at the Grammys

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Saudi Arabia's 'reformer' King Abdullah dies

<b>(CNN) —</b> Throngs of mourners gathered in Mecca early Friday just hours after Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al Saud died. He was 90.<p>Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz was appointed as the new king, state television reported.​<p>The announcement of Abdullah's death comes several weeks after the …

Saudi Arabia

The Brain Exercise That Boosts Creativity

Making this simple and short exercise a part of your daily routine will help you and your business.<p>Many corporations use meditation to help employees bring new ideas to the table--Shell Oil, Google, General Mills to name a few. I think it's also important for entrepreneurs to make meditation part …

Meditation

Do This in the Morning and Be More Productive All Day

If you think coffee gets you kickstarted, just wait until you try gratitude.<p><i>Everyone has a unique way of starting their day off on the proverbial right foot. What do successful entrepreneurs do every morning to ensure they are über-effective at getting things done? We asked members of the</i></i> …

Time Management

The Most Bizarre Canned Foods From Around the World

Overlooking the trendiness of organic fresh food, it's actually still perfectly alright to eat canned food too. Certain canned foods, like canned vegetables or canned tuna, preserve the goodness for long periods of time and are a more convenient way of eating healthier food when you don't have easy …

Food

The Clintons' 'conspiracy commerce' memo

The famous Clinton White House document known as "the conspiracy commerce memo" has finally surfaced.<p>The memo, which details how right-wing conspiracy theories made their way into the mainstream press, was written in 1995 and first acknowledged by the White House in 1997. The idea of a “conspiracy” …