shoaib khan

20 Flips | 2 Magazines | 4 Likes | 30 Following | @shoaib_isb | Keep up with shoaib khan on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “shoaib khan”

Woodworker Ariele Alasko Creates Charming, Folksy Objects To Liven Up Your Day-To-Day - The Fox Is Black

Slowly but surely handmade goods are finding a place on the shelves of conventional retailers. Knowing that someone has put time and effort into the …

The Story About Obama Wanting Marines To Wear 'Girly' Hats Is Total B.S.

The Post writer, Jeane MacIntosh, writes of a "plan by President Obama to create a 'unisex' look for the Corps, officials are on the verge of swapping out the Marines' iconic caps - known as 'covers' — with a new version that some have derided as so 'girly' that they would make the French blush."<p>As …

Microsoft Crushes FQ1 Expectations With Revenue of $18.5B, EPS Of $0.62, $400M In Surface Top Line

Microsoft reported its fiscal first quarter results today, with revenue of $18.53 billion and earnings per share of $0.62. Analysts had expected the first quarter of Microsoft’s fiscal 2014 to generated revenue of $17.8 billion and earnings per share of $0.54.<p>Microsoft’s net income was $5.24 …

Teen carrying replica gun killed by US police

A 13-year-old boy from California carrying a replica of an assault rifle was shot and killed by a policeman who believed the gun was real.<p>The child, identified as Andy Lopez and described in media reports as popular in his school, was walking down a street in Santa Rosa on Tuesday on the way to …

Microsoft keeps building its hybrid cloud with Windows Azure updates

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Microsoft(s msft) continues to push out enhancements and updates to its cloud. This week it’s made Windows Azure Backup …

Stephen Elop says he's ready for change at Microsoft

All eyes are on Stephen Elop. Just hours ago, he introduced Nokia's first Windows tablet; he's also overseeing his division's integration into Microsoft; and Redmond is even considering him as its next CEO. During our interview today, Elop understandably couldn't comment on the prospect of taking …

How China's Xiaomi Does In A Week What Apple Does In A Year: Update Devices

Xiaomi, the hot smartphone maker from China which recently overtook Apple in marketshare there, wants to do for hardware what developers do to software: change it. All the time.<p>It’s part of the unique way that Xiaomi operates, closely analyzing the user feedback it gets on its smartphones and …

Apple and Samsung battle over leaked licensing agreement

There was plenty of outrage, but little in the way of resolution, as attorneys for Apple and Samsung traded blows over allegations that Samsung's legal team intentionally shared confidential information from Apple's patent licensing agreements. Magistrate Judge Paul Grewal heard the arguments in …

Google Autocompletes The World’s Opinion Of Women–And It’s Not Pretty

Here’s one easy way to determine how rampant sexism is across the globe: run a Google search. To prove that masses of Internet users have worrying opinions on what women should–or cannot–do, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) tested the search …

AT&T in $4.85bn tower deal with Crown Castle

<b>US telecom giant AT&T has agreed to lease nearly 9,100 of its towers and sell another 600 to tower operator Crown Castle International.</b><p>AT&T will receive nearly $4.85bn (£3bn) in cash upfront as part of the deal.<p>The deal gives AT&T cash to fund a new share buyback announced earlier this year, as …

These images show just how differently cats and humans see the world

Cats and humans have very different perspectives on the world, both literally and figuratively. Indeed, as these visualizations beautifully …

Enhancing the Feeling of Space: The Cresta Residence Designed by Jonathan Segal FAIA

There are those who say that “Less is more” and then, there are those who express their dissatisfaction and state that “Less is never more—less is …

US bank to pay $13bn for role in meltdown

JPMorgan has agreed a provisional deal with the US government to pay $13bn to settle investigations into bad mortgage loans the bank sold to investors before the financial crisis.<p>Under the agreement, the bank will pay $9bn in fines to the US government and $4bn for relief for struggling homeowners, …

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex?

Ai Aoyama is a sex and relationship counsellor who works out of her narrow three-storey home on a Tokyo back street. Her first name means "love" in Japanese, and is a keepsake from her earlier days as a professional dominatrix. Back then, about 15 years ago, she was Queen Ai, or Queen Love, and she …