Omar Cornejo Hernandez

49 Flips | 10 Magazines | 27 Following | 18 Followers | @OmarCornejolqjd | Keep up with Omar Cornejo Hernandez 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 “Omar Cornejo Hernandez”

How States Rank on High-School Graduation Rates

Nationwide, the percentage of students getting their diplomas is at an all-time high. But while some states have made incredible strides, others have struggled to keep up.<p>More students are graduating from high school than ever before, and that number could rise again with this year’s seniors.<p>The …

4 Shockers About Social Security That May Make Your Brain Explode

Is Social Security sexist and discriminating against the disabled?<p>On the occasion of the Social Security Act being signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt 80 years ago, we thought we'd highlight some of the crazier things about the nation's retirement safety net -- and who better to …

Retirement

Today Is Social Security's Birthday! Time to Blow Out the Candles?

Social Security turns 80 years old today. Will it live to see 100? I sure hope so, but according to the Social Security Administration (SSA), the Old Age and Survivors Trust Fund (OASI) reserves are currently on track to be depleted by 2037 unless Congress gets its divided act together.<p>There have …

Social Security's Past, Present and Future

As we celebrate the 80th anniversary of Social Security, it is time to recall its contribution to the economic security of America's working families, and to look toward its future.<p>Remarkably, for 80 years, through numerous wars and recessions, Social Security has never missed a payment, and has …

Samsung showing 128GB Samsung S6 Edge+ and Galaxy Note 5 on website (Update: was a mistake)

<b>Update:</b> Samsung has informed <i>The Verge</i> that the listing of 128GB versions was a mistake, and that they do not have plans to sell either the Note 5 or S6 Edge+ with 128GB of storage.<p>While Samsung’s launch of the Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Galaxy Note 5 mentioned only 32GB and 64GB storage options, a number …

Phones

Catalyst commences pre-orders on waterproof Apple Watch case

Now AAPL Stock: The symbol you provided (<b>"AAPL"</b>) doesn't appear to be registered<p>Cirrus creates Lightning-headphone dev kit<p>Apple supplier Cirrus Logic …

Apple Adds New Flyover Locations Around the World to Maps

Apple today added 20 new Flyover locations to Apple Maps on Mac and iOS, highlighting new cities and landmarks in the United States, Austria, Denmark, Netherlands, Italy, Hungary, Spain, France, Mexico, Sweden, Puerto Rico, and Japan. With the new additions, there are now more than 150 Flyover …

Maps

El Capitan file hints at faster iPad mini 4 with full split-view apps support

One of iOS 9’s marquee additions is support for split-screen applications on the iPad. This allows users to operate two iPad applications simultaneously, side-by-side. However, due to processor limitations of older iPad models, the full 50/50 split-view functionality is currently only present on …

iPad Mini

9 ways wearables could change health and fitness

With the advent of the smart watch, there’s potential for a lot more innovation in the realm of health and fitness. As more and more customers move to wearables, data collection becomes ever more robust.<p>To find out what could be next for these tech companies, I asked nine entrepreneurs from YEC the …

Apple Watch

iPad Mini 4 Likely to Support Split View Multitasking

Files within OS X El Capitan indicate the upcoming iPad mini 4 will support full Split View multitasking, suggesting its internal specs will be on par with the iPad Air 2. An OS X El Capitan resource file first located by developer Hamza Sood and <i>9to5Mac</i> from the Safari 9 browser depicts an iPad …

iPad Mini

7 Apps to Help You Get Stuff Done Around the House

Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple<p>Apple

How to turn your iPhone into a hologram projector

We’re going to be waiting a few years (or decades?) before Apple gets around to adding holographic displays to the iPhone, but did you know there’s actually a wicked-simple trick that lets you turn your iPhone into a hologram machine?<p>This isn’t the work of crazy science fiction. It’s based on the …

Holograms

70 Years Since the Dropping of the Atomic Bomb on Japan

Aeronautics

How to restore an Android phone when you forget the unlock code

We need codes for everything nowadays. It’s good to keep all our data secure, but this cluster of random words, letters and characters makes it hard to keep track of all our security credentials. I can’t tell you how often I have to reset my passwords, and I have even been known to forget my …

Android News

Best Android smartphones for work and play: August 2015 edition

There's never been a better time to buy an Android smartphone. Not only is there a huge array of different handsets from a multitude of manufacturers …

Tidal music is a time bomb

Ricki and the Flash review – Meryl Streep's badass singing overrides the cliches

Diablo Cody’s script about a runaway rocker mother who attempts to reconnect with her family feels prescriptive, but the cast’s performances are so good that it doesn’t matter<p>It takes just five seconds to realise that this will be a memorable movie. There’s the opening jangly chords to Tom Petty …

Armed Forces

Microsoft upgrades its Surface tablets to Windows 10

You can also continue to save $150 off three of the Surface Pro 3 models, but you'll have to hurry. The sale ends today.<p>Consumers interested in buying one of Microsoft's Surface tablets will now find it with Windows 10 preinstalled.<p>Microsoft's online page for its lower-cost Surface lineup shows …

Surface Pro

This Apple Patent Could Change the Way You Use Your iPhone

Apple has filed a patent for a system that would recognize when an iPhone is smudged, according to Business Insider.<p>Currently, iPhones are unable to …

A Narrow House Built Within Heavily Populated Osaka

The Kakko House was designed for a couple and their young child within the heavily populated city of Osaka, Japan by Yoshihiro Yamamoto (YYAA). The …

Motion Study - Reel to Reel Recorder

Did a little recorder for a new piece on Motion Study. This time, I animated using After Effects (thanks to @Jordan Wade and his incalculable …

Refuse to be a platform loyalist? Meet the one cable that charges all your iOS and Android devices

Android vs. iPhone… iPhone vs. Android… it’s all so tired at this point. We get it. You love your mobile platform of choice and anyone who doesn’t …

Reset iPhone, iPad Without Losing Your Data Or Apps - How To

Here’s how you can reset iPhone, iPad, iPod touch back to its factory settings without losing your apps or other precious content onboard. This is a …

China caught the US 'with our pants down' — and the Obama administration is struggling to respond

"In a series of classified meetings, officials have struggled to choose among options that range from largely symbolic responses — for example, diplomatic protests or the ouster of known Chinese agents in the United States — to more significant actions that some officials fear could lead to an …

Your smartphone and laptop battery life could endanger your privacy

Think your private browsing session is really private? A new paper shows how your smartphone or laptop's battery can be used to compromise your …

People Pets

Following the death of Cecil the lion, major airlines are taking a stance against big game hunting.<p>American, Delta and United airlines announced they will no longer transport big game trophies on their planes, according to BBC News.<p>This new rule bars hunters from around the world, visiting …