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What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

As hostilities flare in Crimea, U.S. steps up pressure on Russia - CNN.com

Ukrainian tanks are transported from their base in Perevalne, Crimea, on Wednesday, March 26. After Russian troops seized most of Ukraine's bases in Crimea, interim Ukrainian President Oleksandr Turchynov ordered the withdrawal of armed forces from the peninsula, citing Russian threats to the lives …

Kim Jong Un's Right-Hand Man Resurfaces After Mysterious Absence

Being North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's deputy can be bad for your health, as the sudden execution last year of the young dictator's No. 2 official has conclusively proven.<p>So, when Choe Ryong Hae, the senior Pyongyang official assumed to have stepped into the role, did not show up for several …

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Crimean Deputy PM: Ukraine Troops Are 'Occupiers' And Must Leave Or Surrender

The Ukrainian autonomous region of Crimea has asked to join Russia, and Russia is preparing a bill to (potentially) approve the request.<p>The moves accelerates the Ukraine crisis, which has become a huge international problem, and undercuts efforts by the U.S. to de-escalate the situation through …

Kerry Denounces Russian 'Act of Aggression', Warns of Trade Freeze

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Microsoft on Xbox One 1080p/60fps debate: "It's up to individual developers"

The Xbox One is fully capable of rending games in 1080p at 60fps, but it's up to individual developers to balance resources in such a way that their titles deliver the optimal visual experience to players, a Microsoft executive said today in a new interview.<p>"Let's be clear about this: Xbox One …

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Google Glass is getting Android KitKat, but monthly updates are no more

Google is gearing up for its biggest Glass update yet.<p>The smartglasses are finally getting an upgrade to Android KitKat, the latest version of Google’s mobile OS, as Google moves towards bigger but less frequent Glass updates, according to a private forum posting unearthed by Android …

Separatists accused of China stabbing spree

China has promised tough punishment for knife-wielding attackers who killed 33 people and left nearly 130 people injured in an unprecedented train station rampage, blaming separatists from Xinjiang, as witnesses described a city in shock.<p>The incident happened at around 9 pm local time (1:00pm GMT) …

Ukraine tells Putin: this could be war

Thousands of Ukrainian troops put on combat alert as UK calls urgent meeting of UN Security Council<p>Ukraine defied Russian aggression on Saturday night warning that any military intervention would lead to war.<p>Ukraine’s acting leaders appeared on television in a sombre address to the nation after …

Rogers: Russians playing chess, U.S. playing marbles

The Ukraine crisis is just the latest example of President Barack Obama being outmaneuvered by Russian President Vladimir Putin, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers said Sunday.<p>“Putin is playing chess and I think we are playing marbles, and I don’t think it’s even close” the Michigan …

Here’s what the PlayStation 4 is doing wrong

Sony’s latest console hasn’t had any trouble maintaining its position at the top of the sales charts, but that doesn’t mean the PlayStation 4 is …

Google Glass team forgoes monthly updates for bigger changes, like Kit Kat

Whether you're a Google Glass wearer or merely observing the new devices, you may have noticed a lack of major updates in January and February. <i>Android Police</i> and <i>Glass Almanac</i> reveal a post from the Explorers-only community forum explaining that after version XE12 closed out last year, those monthly …