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10 of the best new graphic design tools for March

If logo design gets you going, we’ve got a number of top resources for you this month. Pentagram partner Michael Beirut discusses the “hyperbolic …

Graphic Design

Here’s why the imminent test of Jeff Bezos’ BE-4 rocket engine is a huge deal

A good test would prove the doubters wrong and further advance new space.<p>Key Blue Origin officials have begun to drop hints about the imminent …

Space Travel

So THAT'S Why Men Never Use The Second Button On Suits

Loosen up, guys.<p>It’s a well-documented style rule that men should never button the second button of a two-button suit jacket. It’s considered appropriate to button the top one when standing, sure, but never the second.<p>So if no one’s supposed to use the bottom button, why does it exist?<p>As with many …

Doctor Turns Up Possible Treatment For Deadly Sepsis

It's hard not to get excited about news of a potentially effective treatment for sepsis, a condition that leads to multiple organ failure and kills more people in the hospital than any other disease.<p>But there have been so many false promises about this condition over the years, it's also wise to …

Medicine

Should Travelers Avoid Flying Airlines That Have Had Crashes in the Past?

The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine on Thursday, following the disappearance of its Flight 370 in March, is the second mysterious …

Revised voters’ lists to be displayed

ISLAMABAD: The Elec­tion Commission of Pakis­tan (ECP) has announced that the revised voters’ lists will be displayed on Tuesday at 1,000 centres and …

Voting

Google's using neural networks to make image files smaller

Somewhere at Google, researchers are blurring the line between reality and fiction. Tell me if you've heard this one, <i>Silicon Valley</i> fans -- a small team builds a neural network for the sole purpose of making media files teeny-tiny. Google's latest experiment isn't exactly the HBO hit's Pied Piper …

Deep Learning

Teen survives rare amoeba infection that kills most people

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A South Florida boy has survived a rare brain-eating amoeba that kills most people, aided in part because a hard-to-get drug to …

'Pokemon Go' Tour in Karachi, Pakistan, Lets You Catch 'Em All

KARACHI, Pakistan — It is one of the world's most violent places — where criminals, chronic power outages and even terrorist cells are part of life for many of its 20 million residents.<p>But despite its chaos, Karachi has not escaped the "Pokemon Go" craze that has swept the globe this summer.<p>The …

This web app will warn you if you are a Twitter troll

An intern at Intel created it as part of the “Hack Harassment” effort.<p>Rather than spend the summer developing new chips, Alexei Bastidas spent his internship at Intel teaching a computer how to spot harassment on the internet.<p>The result is a web app, currently in testing, that tells people just how …

Web Applications

10 Best Methods to Hack/Crack WiFi Password in PC and Mobile

10 Ways to Hack WiFi Password in PC and Mobile<p>Here we collect 10 Best working methods for hacking/cracking a wifi password in android mobile, Windows …

KPK Govt Security updates after the Army Public School Attack

KPK has almost 37,000 Schools. 5,000 of them are without boundary walls. KP Government had a 3 year plan of putting all the missing basic facilities …

Counterterrorism

K

<b>PESHAWAR: Criticising Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for taking loans in his bid to improve country’s economy, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) Chief Minister</b> …

Loans

Who’ll save the justice system?

In Pakistan we take personal affront to criticism. The content of cries of despair becomes irrelevant. What provokes ire is how someone dare ask …

Is Punjab IGP as powerful as his KP counterpart?

LAHORE - Many may not believe it but it is a fact that KP police chief, Nasir Khan Durrani is the most powerful IG the country has ever had in a …

Pakistan

After Asad Umar, LUMS should apologise to students too

What could be more embarrassing than extending an invitation and then rescinding it?<p>If a private club had revoked the invitation to Asad Umar, it …

Posters

PTI chief dares govt to arrest him

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan said on Wednesday that he would not seek bail from the anti-terrorism court which earlier in …

Public rally: Imran asks govt to accept his demands by Nov 30 or else …

<b>NANKANA SAHIB:</b><p><b>Setting another deadline for the government to probe the ‘massive rigging’ in the 2013 elections, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman</b> …

Pakistan

Google’s Maps App For iOS And Android Gets Material Design And Uber Estimates

Google has updated Maps to keep with the visual theme introduced with Android 5.0 Lollipop, which it calls material design. The new mobile apps now feature bold headers of solid flat colors and animations that evoke pieces of paper sliding over one another. The apps also offer new features, …

How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …

50 Design Problems In 50 Days: Real Empathy For Innovation (Part 1)

Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. Sent 2× a month.<br>You can unsubscribe any …

Tips And Tricks For Testing WordPress Themes

14 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

WhitePages Scoops Up Mr. Number, an Android App for Blocking Unwanted Calls

Seattle-based WhitePages has acquired Mr. Number — a startup whose Android software aims to make it easier for people to see who is calling them, and …

30 Must-Have iPhone Apps For Frequent Flyers

Your iPhone could be your most valuable travel companion. It can help you get the best seats on and off the plane, get you to the gate on time, find convenient airport lounges, avoid weather cancellations and even help you find the bathroom in a pitch dark hotel room. All these apps are available …