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The Moral Underpinnings Of A Two-State Solution

Seldom has an idea been pronounced dead recently more often than that of making peace between Israel and the Palestinians through a two-state solution. Politicians, experts, pundits, analysts and columnists have lined up to deliver their eulogies, lay it to earth, fill in its grave and recite …

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The American Jewish scholar behind Labour’s ‘antisemitism’ scandal breaks his silence

<b>Norman Finkelstein, (image: Youtube)</b><p>Norman Finkelstein is no stranger to controversy. The American Jewish scholar is one of the world’s leading …

Hundreds of redheads in Australia hosted a pride rally against 'gingerism'

On Saturday, hundreds of redheads gathered (with plenty of sunscreen) in solidarity against "gingerism," or the outright bullying, prejudice against and mistreatment of people with red hair.<p>Captured in a video by ABC News, the scores of redheads who attended came ready with signs that read, "Drop …

This is why Tesla's 'sculptural work of art' back seat in the Model X is so tricky

"I don't want to sort of name specific suppliers," Musk said, "but our biggest challenges are with the second row seat, which is, it's an amazing seat, like a sculptural work of art, but a very tricky thing to get right."<p>But wait, isn't a seat a seat? And this is the <i>back</i> seat, not even the …

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Inside Jobs: The Facilities Manager Who’s Been Google, Facebook And Now Flipboard’s Secret Weapon

On a perfect day for Scott Oligher, most of his coworkers will hardly notice the work he’s done at all.<p>That’s because as the head of facilities at Flipboard, Oligher is in charge of making sure everything that happens behind the scenes at the company’s Palo Alto headquarters runs smoothly. From the …

LearnXinYminutes Is The Occasional Coder’s Best Friend

If you’ve never written a line of code, let me let you in on a not-so-secret secret: once you’re pretty good at one programming language, picking up others becomes a <i>whole</i> lot easier.<p>That’s not to say that mastering one language makes you a master in all of them. Hardly. Each language has its own …

Play this: 'A Ride into the Mountains' is a beautiful, challenging adventure

<i>A Ride into the Mountains</i> seems to have two very disparate influences: it has a vibe reminiscent of <i>Shadow of the Colossus</i>, but with a game mechanic straight out of <i>Angry Birds</i>. That may sound weird, but it really works. The game follows a nameless man and his horse as they venture off to fight some …

'Shadow of the Eternals' returns to Kickstarter with Solid Snake's voice actor and a lower goal

Precursor Games has returned to Kickstarter for a second shot at funding <i>Shadow of the Eternals</i>, a spiritual sequel to the GameCube cult classic <i>Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem</i>. The developer cancelled its first Kickstarter about halfway through as funding remained low, but this time around, …

The Postal Service talks about resurrecting a band from the dead after 10 long years

The Postal Service had a pretty strange trajectory — Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard, Rilo Kiley's Jenny Lewis, and Jimmy Tamborello (the sole creative force behind electronic music act Dntel) joined together to do a side project from their main acts in 2002 and 2003. The album, <i>Give Up,</i> didn't …

Mobile App Testing Startup Sauce Labs Raises $5M

Cloud-based app-testing service Sauce Labs closed $5 million in Series C funding today, led by Toba Capital, with angel investor Scott Banister and previous investor Triage Ventures participating. This brings Sauce Labs’ total funding to about $9 million since its first round of funding in 2009.<p>In …