William Fernandez

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NATO: Fighting in eastern Ukraine fiercer than ever

BRUSSELS (AP) — Fighting in eastern Ukraine is fiercer than ever in some locations, NATO's top commander in Europe said Thursday — adding that the …

Japanese reporter's bid to save friend led to IS abduction

TOKYO (Reuters) - It is an unlikely friendship that ties the fates of war correspondent Kenji Goto and troubled loner Haruna Yukawa, the two Japanese hostages for whom Islamic State militants demanded a $200 million ransom this week.<p>Yukawa was captured in August outside the Syrian city of Aleppo. …

Microsoft's HoloLens fuses the virtual world with the real

<img src="http://cdni.wired.co.uk/138x138/a_c/ars.png" alt="Ars Technica" style="float: left;"/>For the second time in as many months I feel like …

Are NY-Based VCs Capitalizing on the Startup Nation Opportunity?

NYC has become a hub for Israeli entrepreneurs looking to build big, global companies. It is the home to over 200 Israeli startups, big and small, operating in everything from ad tech to video, mobile and e-commerce. It has attracted some of Israel’s biggest startup success stories, including …

How-To: Sharpen Your Scissors

Are your favorite scissors getting dull? Give inexpensive scissors a new lease on life with a sheet of sandpaper and this scissors sharpening tutorial from Jessi at Practically Functional!<p>I wouldn’t use this method with nice dressmaking shears—if you’ve got high quality scissors, your neighborhood …

Bill Belichick says he had no knowledge 'whatsoever' that Patriots deflated balls

Bill Belichick denied having any knowledge that the Patriots deflated balls during the AFC Championship.<p>Bill Belichick addressed allegations Thursday that the New England Patriots deflated game balls against the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Championship, saying "I had no knowledge of this …