Mohamad Taha Ijab

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Hands-on with Tesco's Hudl2

Tesco announced its Hudl2 tablet today, and by now you already know what it's about and how it stacks up against the original Hudl. Well, we've had a chance to play around with the device, and it's immediately clear this is a significant upgrade. Despite a notably larger 8.3-inch screen, the Hudl2 …

Tesco launches the £129 Hudl2: bigger, better, faster

A popular supermarket chain isn't the first place you'd expect to find an own-brand tablet, but with its low price and a prime spot next to the beans, Tesco's Hudl has sold over 750,000 units since launch. While plans to also enter the smartphone racket have been put on hold, today Tesco's spilled …

Head Back to School Via Flipboard’s Virtual Classroom

It seems early, but here in California many kids are already back to school. And while we don’t really miss the days of homework and gym class, we do …

The Plight of Lionel Messi

The Argentinian star is one of soccer's greats. But he just narrowly missed out on an opportunity to cement his legacy and prove skeptical countrymen wrong.<p>Within minutes its conclusion, the World Cup gave us one last meme: Lionel Messi Is Sad. After his team’s 0-1 defeat to Germany, the Argentine …

15-Year-Old Shooting Survivor Lost her Family, Finds Solace in Harry Potter

Cassidy Stay, 15, became the Girl Who Lived on Wednesday, when her ex-uncle broke into her Texas home and murdered both of her parents and all four …

Why I'd like to be … Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones in Raiders of the Lost Ark

When Indiana Jones (played by Harrison Ford) first strode into the Peruvian rainforest in 1936, at the beginning of Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), it was clear even to a little kid that he had the coolest job on earth. In the breaks between terms teaching archaeology at a US university, Indy …

Undercats: cats and owners in purr-fect unison – in pictures

Swiss photographer Sebastian Magnani, 28, has spliced the furry features of pet pussies with the head and shoulders of their owners. In a series called 'Undercats', Magnani shot the owners and their respective pets in the same portrait style. For this project he travelled for a week around …

Like it was ‘made in heaven’: a secret garden in the suburbs offers an Asian-style landscape

<b>To find the secret garden,</b> you must travel down a long road in Darnestown, Md., to a stately brick Colonial. As you pull around the circular drive that cuts through the wide lawn, blowsy pink peonies provide a cheerful welcome.<p>Around back, a large grassy area unspools down the center. To the left, …

The river where swimming lessons can be a health hazard

<b>The monsoon is about to come to Varanasi, India's ancient city on the Ganges, putting an end to the daily swimming lessons held in the river after school. The children will miss the cooling water, but some experts say it is so polluted the lessons should never be allowed at all.</b><p>Hundreds of children …

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An entire island nation is preparing to evacuate to Fiji before they sink into the Pacific

This has to be the weirdest business deal of the week: The Church of England just sold a chunk of forest-covered land on the Fijian island Vanau Levu for $8.8 million to the government of the Pacific island nation of Kiribati. For the moment, Kiribati plans to use its 20-square-kilometer …

Micronesia

Gasoline prices continue to climb

Oil spike due to Iraq keeps prices climbing at time they usually decline<p>Gas prices continued to rise in most parts of the country the past week to a national average of $3.68 for a gallon of regular unleaded, the AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report said Thursday. That's just 2 cents off of 2014's previous …

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The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

During Your Depression: A Letter to My Grandfather (Part 1 of 4)

Dear Grandpa,<p>"As a man thinks, so is he." Those were the words you spoke to Wayne and I as long as I can remember. You told us we are what we think. "Be careful," you'd say. "Be careful little ears what you hear, little eyes what you see, little mouth what you speak," for you said we are a sum of …

Which launcher is the best? I'm planning on buying a launcher. I'm thinking ...

I like Action, but it has issues rendering some widgets, and it doesn't have nearly the options of Nova.<p>Aviate is interesting, but lacks even more …

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After being abducted, Chinese man finds his way home on Google Maps

Chinese media outlets are today reporting the (quite incredible) story of a 28-year-old man who found his way home more than two decades after being abducted.<p>At the age of five, while on his way his kindergarten in Guangan City, Sichuan Province, Luo Gang (not his birth-name) was abducted and taken …

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