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iPhone 6s vs iPhone 6s Plus: Dual unboxing + impressions [Video]

Meet the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. I’m almost certain this isn’t the first time you’ve seen these phones, but I thought I’d give you my voice on the matter. Sure, we may be on the “S” cycle this year, but does that mean there’s nothing special to look forward to?<p>This year, the iPhone is now available …

Phones

Microsoft asks for exceptions process in Trump's immigration ban

Trump's immigration (read: Muslim) ban has already negatively impacted America's tech industry. Microsoft alone has 76 employees, along with their 41 dependents, who are subject to the president's executive order. And while the rest of the industry has slowly begun rumbling in opposition, Microsoft …

Gonski funding: let defence try to raise funds with chook raffles, says principal

The education minister, Simon Birmingham, has rejected claims by a Queensland principal that casual teachers funded under the Gonski program at a Townsville primary school may not receive new contracts.<p>Bill Shorten makes education a priority as Labor 'underdogs' hit campaign trail<p>Read more<p>The …

Woman talks to police over girl's murder

The woman was questioned for several hours after it was discovered she had pictures of the young mother's murdered daughter Khandalyce on her …

Myuran Sukumaran’s death-row paintings cry out against a monstrous inhumanity

The prison paintings signed by Sukumaran and fellow inmates facing death by firing squad in Indonesia, show the moral evil of the death penalty<p>Art can howl from the abyss and give a face to the judicially murdered. Remember me, say Myuran Sukumaran’s paintings done while the 34-year-old has been on …

Death Row

Black woman's 'lynching' charge: an unsettling tactic to punish activism?

Maile Hampton, the African American activist who was arrested for “lynching” after trying to pull a fellow protester away from police during a January rally against law enforcement brutality in Sacramento, has a large black butterfly tattooed across her neck.<p>Below it, scrawling script reads: “Have …

Silk Road trial: How the Dread Pirate Roberts embraced violence

When "redandwhite" reached out, DPR was solicitous—in more ways than one.<p>NEW YORK—The Silk Road drug-trafficking trial veered toward murder-for-hire …

Silk Road

A Tale of Two Stores Fighting Hunger in America

One is a nationwide business, the other a small local farm. No matter the size, both are giants feeding those in need in their community. That's what it takes to end hunger in America.<p>You need people to care. You need organizations to use what power and influence they have to make a difference.<p>Take …