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Pakistan Army and Modi

[Despite the fact that the writer is a BBC correspondent and an anti-Pakistani Baloch, and worse still, the article was the Qatar state mouthpiece, AlJazeera, I felt the writer had a lot of good points to present us in the following interview.  The more that Modi agitates Balochistan the more power and leeway to act transfers to the Pak Army.  Mr. Modi has always been a dangerous man (SEE: Gujarat riots: Indian SC orders inquiry against Modi ; The Gujarat Pogrom of 2002).]Pakistani journalist...

This rugged AR eyewear is similar to Google Glass but won't break

While some people considered Google Glass eyewear simply cool or nosy, the devices were a gold mine of innovation for Pete Jameson.Jameson, the chief operating officer at Osterhout Design Group, believes Google Glass spread awareness and spawned innovation in eyewear. ODG is among a few companies bringing forward new ideas to make smartglasses practical.ODG's latest R-7HL is a pair of rugged augmented-reality smartglasses that protects eyes from projectiles. The glasses won't break easily and...

How Ray-Ban Invented Sunglasses And Framed 20th Century Style

Like so many men’s style staples — the blazer, trench coat, bomber jacket, desert boots, chinos, even the suit itself — sunglasses in general, and Ray-Bans in particular, are rooted in the military.Ray-Ban’s parent company, Bausch & Lomb was founded in New York in 1863 by John Jacob Bausch, a German immigrant, and his American backer Henry Lomb. Specialising in the import and manufacture of eyeglasses, microscopes, binoculars and telescopes, and soon expanding into photographic lenses, by...