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How Isis crippled al-Qaida | Shiv Malik, Ali Younes, Spencer Ackerman, Mustafa Khalili

Photograph: Mustafa Khalili<p>Abu ­Muhammad al-Maqdisi, the intellectual godfather of al-Qaida.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/10/1433954982833/1b7d66ce-79f0-4547-b570-f68f1f82bd4e-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Mustafa Khalili<p>Abu ­Muhammad al-Maqdisi, the …

Chemistry of Cast Iron Seasoning: A Science-Based How-ToSheryl's BlogSheryl's Blog

<i>The post after this one on “black rust” describes why you should heat the pan before applying oil for seasoning. This helps the seasoning to adhere</i> …

Why Germans Work Fewer Hours But Produce More: A Study in Culture

When many Americans think of Germany, images of WWII soldiers and Hitler often come to mind. But what many people don’t realize is that Germany is …

5 tech gifts you shouldn't buy this holiday season

When you're trying to buy the perfect gift for a friend or family member this Christmas, you're probably going to think about something digital. With smartphones, tablets, TVs, headphones, home theater soundbars, gaming consoles, robots, cameras, cases, video games and more in stores, the options …

Facebook's 'experiment' was socially irresponsible

The British Psychological Society's ethics committee and research ethics reference group have serious misgivings about the recent "experiment" by Facebook (Report, 29 June). Facebook sought to modify peoples' emotional states by selectively withholding postings with emotional content. This appears …

PowerUp 3.0 Is A Bluetooth Module That Turns A Paper Plane Into A Lean, Mean App-Controlled Flying Machine

There’s something intrinsically appealing about a choreographed blend of low and high tech. To wit, meet PowerUp 3.0: a Bluetooth 4.0 device that turns a bog-standard paper airplane into, well, a smartphone-controlled lean, mean flying machine. Or so its makers claim. And if those claims stack up …

The Cyber Security Arms Race Is About To Go Nuclear

By Victor Kotsev4 minute Read<p>Cyber security presents a big enough challenge as it is when it’s just your Gmail password and online banking. A whole …

Google Has Designed A Throat Tattoo That Is Also A Lie Detector

The tattoo isn't permanent — it's applied to a sticky substance on the skin.<p>The intent of the device is to allow someone to wear a communications device on their throat, keeping a mobile phone or similar device in their pocket. The tattoo communicates with the device, transmitting conversation. …

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