Ashfaque Chaudhury

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Cyanogen Camera has landed in the Google Play Store

Before I say anything else, yes, the Cyanogen Camera app is now in the Google Play Store, but no, if you are not running CM11s, you probably can’t have it.<p>Well, with that out of the way, Cyanogen has dropped their Camera app into the Play Store for ‘all’ to enjoy. The camera app is designed to run …

Android News

Isil carried out massacres and mass sexual enslavement of Yazidis, UN confirms

Up to 5,000 Yazidis men shot in cold blood and 5-7,000 women held by Isil, researchers say<p>Thousands of men from the colourful but besieged Yazidi minority in Iraq were murdered in cold blood in scenes reminiscent of the Bosnian Srebrenica massacre when Islamic State jihadists swept through in …

Yazidis

Does the US Prison System Expose Transgender Prisoners to Rape?

Last Friday, a judge ruled that a former transgender prisoner who was raped had no right to sue Orange County for showing deliberate indifference to her safety.<p><i>American jails aren't safe for transgender inmates but might be on the road to reform. Photo via Flickr user Daniel Oines</i><p>Last Friday, a …

iPhone 6 Plus vs Galaxy Note 3 quick look

Over the past hours, we’ve brought you comparisons between Apple’s new iPhones and the Galaxy S5, HTC One (M8), and the LG G3. Now it’s time for another quick look, and this time we have two heavyweights in the ring: the iPhone 6 Plus and the Galaxy Note 3.<p>While the Note 3 is a year old, it’s still …

Phones

How To: Install Custom Keyboards in iOS 8

With the debut of iOS 8, Apple’s mobile operating system now allows the installation of third-party keyboards such as offerings from Swype, SwiftKey, …

Print, Assemble, Drive: The 3-D Printed Plastic Car

Its makers are hoping to have it assembled and ready to roll by the end of the week.<p>In a convention center in Chicago, there's a living-room-sized 3-D printer that's just finished printing the parts for a driveable plastic car. The engineers working on the car -- including those involved in …

3D

Anxiety and sleeping pills 'linked to dementia'

<b>Long-term use of pills for anxiety and sleep problems may be linked to Alzheimer's, research suggests.</b><p>A study of older Canadian adults found that past benzodiazepine use for three months or more was linked to an increased risk (up to 51%) of dementia.<p>NHS guidelines say the drugs should be used for …

Dementia

The Sapphire Industry Just Wasn't Ready For The New iPhone

Apple Inc.<p>Speculation had been rife in the weeks leading up to Tuesday's unveiling of the iPhone 6 that some models would have the extra protection after Apple partnered in November with U.S.-based GT Advanced Technologies Inc.<p>Apple said sapphire glass would be used on its first smartwatch. It also …

World Trade Center complex on way to completion

NEW YORK (AP) — Thirteen years after 9/11 forever changed the New York skyline, officials say most work at the World Trade Center complex is on track …

ISIS Is Now Threatening to Assassinate Twitter Employees

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>ISIS has already broadly threatened the United States for its airstrikes against the group, …

Scientists Doubt That Meteor Caused Crater In Nicaragua

We reported on Monday that a meteor, thought possibly to be a chunk of an Earth-passing asteroid, was the cause of a 40-foot crater outside the international airport in the Nicaraguan capital.<p>But astronomers and NASA scientists are now casting doubt on that possibility. The biggest mystery is that …