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Pakistani Muslims Form Human Chain To Protect Christians During Mass (PHOTOS)

Hand in hand as many as 200-300 people formed a human chain outside the St Anthony’s Church adjacent to the District Police Lines at the Empress Road, in a show of solidarity with the victims of the Peshawar church attack two weeks back, which resulted in over a 100 deaths. The twin suicide attack …

Shutdown worst-case: Salmonella

A multi-state <i>Salmonella</i> outbreak is exactly the scenario food safety advocates and lawmakers warned about when the federal government was forced to shutdown last week.<p>Now that nightmare has come true, though the federal agencies charged with arresting foodborne illnesses are scrambling to make …

Right wants focus on Obamacare

The most conservative House Republicans are starting to worry that the growing focus on the debt ceiling could overshadow their top priority: gutting Obamacare.<p>The health care law has always been at the center of the fight over government funding. But the debt ceiling fight, which is already …

2014 Range Rover Sport sets Pikes Peak record

Land Rover says it has set a new record at Pikes Peak for the quickest hill climb in a production sport-utility vehicle. Its 2014 Range Rover Sport ran the 12.42-mile course in 12 minutes and 35.61 seconds, with an average speed of 59.17 miles per hour. In fact, this also sets the new record for …

HTC One Max launching next week

<b>Possibly the worst-kept secret in the world of smartphones is HTC's big-screen variant of the HTC One.</b><p>Dubbed the HTC One Max, the 6-inch device will …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

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Samsung Galaxy Round brings curve to smartphones

Samsung has won the race to be the first phone manufacturer this fall to launch a curved smartphone.<p>The company announced late Tuesday that the new Galaxy Round incorporates the latest in screen technology, along with other unique features.<p>The device resembles the<p>Galaxy S3andS4, but it has slight …

Gear & Gadgets

Microsoft: Facebook Home presentation was 'remarkably similar' to Windows Phone launch

Facebook unveiled its new Home family of apps earlier this week, with a strong focus on "people, not apps." Microsoft's head of corporate communications, Frank Shaw, has taken to the company's official blog to voice his issues with Facebook's presentation. Shaw jokingly notes he had to check his …

T-Mobile USA Rolling Out Software Update for Existing Unlocked iPhone Customers

In line with a report from earlier this week, <i>TmoNews</i> reports that T-Mobile USA has begun rolling out software updates for existing customers running unlocked iPhones on its network.<p>As the carrier notes in its support forum, the update enables a number of features, including LTE support where …

Google Fiber reportedly coming to Austin, Texas

Google Fiber is already settling down in Kansas City, and it’s been slowly making its way to more neighborhoods in the area over the past few months. …

The Breathometer Will Ensure You Don’t Drive (Or Do Video Interviews) While Drunk

There’s a new handy little device for people who like to drink but want to be safe about it. The Breathometer, which is currently for sale through a campaign on Indiegogo, was built to use the processing power of your mobile phone to provide an affordable way to allow users to check their blood …

Microsoft issues statement apologizing for employee's Twitter comments on next-generation Xbox

Microsoft has released an official response following a number of tweets from Microsoft Studios creative director Adam Orth yesterday commenting on rumors that the next-generation Xbox will require an always-on internet connection. The employee — who very likely is familiar with the console …

Alienware X51 Ubuntu Linux compact gaming PC unveiled

If you’re familiar with the Alienware X51, you know you’ve only had it available with Windows software out of the box until now – now you’ll find …

OUYA production goes full steam: shipping has begun!

As the OUYA Android gaming console hits the first tier partners and Kickstarter funders, the team behind production has made it clear that starting …

Bracelet For Human Rights Workers Sends Kidnapping Alerts to Facebook, Twitter

When activated, the device sends "Help!" messages social media accounts and nearby aid workers.<p>Activists and aid workers who document government abuses or monitor elections often risk abduction by those who oppose their work. Now one organization has developed a gadget to help.<p>Stockholm-based Civil …

North Korea warns foreign embassies to prepare escape

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