Karim Younès

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Dem congressman to GOPer at Obamacare hearing: “Are you really serious!?”

Rep. Bill Pascrell absolutely loses it during a House hearing on Obamacare<p>While today's Obamacare hearing may not have shed much light on the workings of the law, it did teach us this much: New Jersey Rep. Bill Pascrell likes to stand up when he yells at Republicans.<p>And during Tuesday's hearing on …

10 Things Most Americans Don’t Know About America

Imagine you have a brother and he’s an alcoholic. He has his moments, but you keep your distance from him. You don’t mind him for the occasional …

Northern Ireland Is Building a Fake Town (With Government Money) to Make It Look Like Austerity Works

If at first you don't succeed, just pretend you did<p>(Wikimedia Commons)<p>There are no austerians in a foxhole. Or in a city about to host an international confab.<p>Austerity has failed everywhere it's been tried, not least in Northern Ireland.* Budget cuts at home have hit domestic demand just as budget …

SafeIP Hides Your IP Address for Private Browsing, Blocked Media

Windows: If you want access to streaming media restricted by your location, web sites that display differently depending on where you are, or just a …

Information Systems

Top 10 Computer Tricks Every Geek Should Know

We’ve talked before about the things every computer user should know how to do, but we geeks are special: we want to go above and beyond, to explore …

How to Never Miss a Deal with IFTTT

If This Then That is one of our favorite automation services because it can do almost anything you tell it to. One of the things you can do is set up …

How to Ditch iTunes Forever and Keep Syncing Your iOS Devices

The iPhone and iPad are great devices, but unfortunately, Apple heavily tethers them to iTunes, which can be slow, not to mention feature-poor …

Playlist

No justification for Obama’s war on First Amendment

Secretly obtaining phone records is just the latest in a long line of attacks on whistleblowers and the press<p>The U.S. Justice Department’s secret seizure of phone records of reporters and editors at the Associated Press is nothing less than a continuation of attacks on freedom of the press that …