Kose Mihal was the Byzantine governor of Harmankaya and was ethnically Greek. His original name was “Michael Kosses”. Mihal also eventually gained control of Lefke, Mekece, and Akhisar. He is considered to be the first significant Byzantine renegade and convert to Islam to enter Ottoman Ghazi service. He was also known as Ghazi Mihal and Abdullah Mihal Ghazi. Even before his ...

Instagram is testing new ways to verify the age of people using its service, including a face-scanning artificial intelligence tool, having mutual friends verify their age or uploading an ID. But the tools won’t be used, at least not yet, to try to keep children off of the popular photo and video-sharing app. The current test only involves verifying that ...