Eric McCauley

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Islamic State steps up anti-US propaganda with calls to attack Times Square

Online propaganda videos and messages posted by Isil supporters encourage "lone wolf" attacks against numerous US tourist destinations and details how to make homemade pipe bombs<p>The Islamic State (Isil) has encouraged “lone wolf” attacks by extremists equipped with homemade pipe bombs on Times …

Syria crisis: At least 200 killed in one day, group says

The staggering death toll from the Syrian conflict has grown even further as at least 200 people were killed Tuesday, an opposition group said.<p>About 60 of them were killed in regime air strikes, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.<p>Well over 190,000 people have died in Syria in the …

ISIS video is counterpoint to Obama's 'dismantle' and 'destroy' speech

The production is slick. The imagery: ominous.<p>The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is out with a new video from its Al Hayat Media Center. ISIS also produced the videos of the beheadings of two American journalists and a British aid worker.<p>It took nearly a week, but this appears to be the terror …

Ray Rice Is Also Being Kicked Out Of ‘Madden 15’

EA Games will be sending out a patch for their new <i>Madden ’15</i> video game to remove all traces of former Baltimore Ravens running back / garbage human being Ray Rice, who was caught on tape punching his then-fiancée Janay Rice in the face and casually acting like it was business as usual for a …

An Internal Document Reveals How Terrified Apple Is Of Android

Re/code's Ina Fried reports that Samsung presented the document during its cross-examination of Apple Senior VP Phil Schiller.<p>The document, which was put together by an Apple sales team and was not intended to be seen by the general public, reveals that people inside Apple do worry about the …

Kinect-based system monitoring the Korean border

A security system built on Microsoft's Kinect software is currently monitoring the demilitarized zone between the North and South Korean borders, reports Hankooki.<p>The system, developed by self-taught programmer Jae Kwan Ko, was implemented on the border last August but was revealed to the general …

Not Everyone Thinks Steam Sales Are A Good Idea

Steam sales are universally awesome, right? Everyone gets cheap games, developers sell a ton of games, we're all happy. Right? Well, no.<p>Indie dev …

Call of Duty players have destroyed $3.4 quadrillion in drones, respawned 267K times the Earth’s population, and play 1,900 combined years daily

The human race sure does play a lot of Call of Duty.<p>Publisher Activision released an infographic today that reveals some of the insane stats the military-shooter franchise has racked up over the years. For example, since developer Infinity Ward released the first Call of Duty for PC in 2003, gamers …

Literally no suspects after Los Santos crime skyrockets 150,000% in one week

“Aw, come on!” he cried after the thief. “That’s the second time this week!” He proceeded to chase him for a minute or two, before going back to the …

New $100 Bills to Be Released On Time Despite Printing Mistake

"A small fraction" of the next-generation $100 bills scheduled for release in the fall will be destroyed after they did not pass an inspection by the …

Reddit users spot message in hospital window, send 2-year-old cancer patient pizza

Courtesy of Children's Hospital Los Angeles<p>After a Reddit user posted a photo showing that someone had written "SEND PIZZA RM 4112" on a window of the Children's Hospital in Los Angeles, several of the social site's members teamed up to — what else — send pizza to room 4112.<p>The resident of room …

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