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Was Hamed Shafia a teenager when he murdered his sisters?

A closer look at the controversial documents that could win the convicted “honour killer” a new trial—in youth court<p>A few months after he was …

Crime

China's shadow banking sleuth

Vancouver-born Jason Bedford, director of Asian financials research at UBS, was warning about the dangers in the shadows of China's banking system long before the world began to panic over the country's mounting credit<p>Jason Bedford's pulse ticks a beat faster when he finds out that some obscure …

GOP groups prepare to unload on Obama SCOTUS pick

Oppo research and ad blitzes are well underway. 'They’re going to light this person up,' a Republican aide says.<p>Republicans and outside groups are preparing to inflict maximum political pain on whomever President Barack Obama nominates for the Supreme Court, already scouring through his short list …

Former BlackBerry CEO Admits Company’s Bid to Beat iPhone ‘Blew Up’

Former BlackBerry co-chief executive <i>Jim Balsillie</i> has today admitted publicly that the company’s reputation was dealt a major blow by the …

These are the most elite special forces units in the US

Ever since the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound in 2011, the American public and policymakers have taken an intense interest in US Navy SEALs and Military Special Operators in general.<p><b>Skip to the units ></b><p>The Special Operations Command, or SOCOM, is constantly given spending and personnel increases …

Military

30 Android Hidden Tips and Tricks; Works with Samsung, HTC, Motorola and Others - IBTimes India

Here are 30 secret tips and tricks for your Android smartphone:<p>It is no trade secret now that Android is the #1 smartphone operating systems in the …

MSNBC’s Ed Schultz Loses It on Conservative Guest Over Controversial Indiana Law: ‘Cut His Mic Off!’

MSNBC host Ed Schultz clashed with a conservative guest from the Heritage Foundation Tuesday night over Indiana’s controversial religious freedom law.<p>The liberal host opened up his show asking Ryan Anderson, “How does this law open it up for blatant discrimination?”<p>“This law doesn’t open the door …

The 70 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Knowing what the best Android Apps are for your Android phone or tablet is no easy task. The Google Play Store is chock-full of games and apps, all …

Apps

What’s your software development capability? Try a Developer Foundation Assessment to find out.

Senior Application Development Managers<b>, Pete Fuenfhausen</b> and <b>Paul Martissa</b> spotlight how our <b>Development Foundation Assessment</b> can help identify areas …

Software Development

December 2: Your daily horoscope

<b>IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY</b><p>You have a talent for daydreaming, and there is nothing wrong with that, but your birthday stars warn you may be taking it too far. Over the next 12 months you must focus more on the here and now. Reality isn't as bad as you think it is.<p><b>ARIES (March 21 - April 20):</b><p>You can't …

Free online Android programming course starts today

It’s time for roll call at the University of Maryland, as the first lesson in its free Android programming course starts today. Fortunately students won’t have to drag themselves to the lecture hall to learn how to program mobile applications for Android, the course can be taken from the comfort of …