Samuel Kazarian

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Texting this phone number will get you 'anything you want as long as it's not illegal'

What if you could text a number and get anything you want?<p>That's the ambitious goal of a new startup called Magic, a text-messaging-based concierge service that promises to pull strings, place orders, and schedule deliveries all so you don't have to.<p>Magic doesn't have a dedicated app. It instead …

Norway's Muslims and Jews link up to denounce extremist violence

Norwegian Muslims organised a peace vigil in Oslo on Saturday in a show of solidarity with Jews a week after fatal shootings in Denmark targeted a synagogue and free-speech seminar.<p>As the mainly elderly Jewish congregation filed out of the synagogue after Shabbat prayers, a group of young Muslims, …

Religion

A Biological Quest Leads To A New Kind Of Breast Cancer Drug

Each year, the Food and Drug Administration approves dozens of drugs, but often those medicines don't make a huge difference to people with disease. That's because these "new" drugs are often very much like existing medicines — or <i>are,</i> in fact, existing medicines, approved for a slightly different …

Cancer

California refinery unit was down with problems before blast

TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — A California oil refinery unit that was damaged by an explosion was already offline for unplanned maintenance when the fire …

Oil

British and US spies hacked mobile SIM card keys

Hack, by NSA and GCHQ, allowed the two spy agencies to monitor a large portion of the world's mobile phone voice and data traffic<p>British and US intelligence services can tap into mobile voice and data communications of many devices after stealing encryption keys of a major SIM card maker, according …

Surveillance