Daniel Mercado

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An airstrike in Syria killed entire families instead of ISIS fighters

The airstrikes at dawn on Tuesday pulverized entire families, including young children — families that were fleeing Islamic State militants but were instead mistaken for being those very fighters. Depending on whom you ask, the number of bodies found in the rubble is 56, 85, 160 or 212. Pictures of …

Galaxy Zega Is Like Real Life Mario Kart

One of Nintendo’s smash hit games was Mario Kart, a video game that everyone loves. Race around the track, drop some bananas peels and shoot turtle shells to trip up your competition – such fun!<p>Now imagine taking that idea and injecting the same capabilities into real toy cars that can be driven …

Sony wants to put a camera in your eye with zoom, image stabilization and autofocus

Google Glass was cool not for being a great product, but providing an on-demand tool that could snap images or video without the need for grabbing a secondary device.<p>Sony’s new patent application shows a desire to join Google and Samsung in a race to make this happen without the stupid …

US Supreme Court approves expanded hacking powers

<b>The US Supreme Court has approved a rule change that could allow law enforcement to remotely search computers around the world.</b><p>Previously, magistrate judges could order searches only within the jurisdiction of their court, often limited to a few counties.<p>The US Department of Justice (DoJ) said the …

Google has a crazy idea for injecting a computer into your eyeball

Google has filed a patent for what sounds like a bionic eye.<p>A patent filed in 2014 and published Thursday describes a device that could correct vision without putting contacts in or wearing glasses everyday.<p>But to insert the device, a person must undergo what sounds like a rather intrusive …

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Triton Underwater Gills

Chances are you’ve daydreamed about being able to breathe underwater. Not with scuba tanks or snorkels – but with some small James Bond-like gadget …

After alleged groping, teen Trump protester pepper-sprayed by Trump supporter outside Wis. rally

A 15-year-old girl protesting a Donald Trump rally in Wisconsin on Tuesday was pepper-sprayed in the face by a Trump supporter.<p>As with previous skirmishes between Trump protesters and supporters at rallies across the country, the incident was caught on camera and quickly spread on social media.<p>In …

Super Typhoon Soudelor strongest storm on Earth this year

Storm roaring across the western Pacific Ocean packing wind gusts up to 220 miles per hour as it heads for Japan, Taiwan and China<p>Super Typhoon Soudelor developed into the world's most powerful storm of the year on Tuesday as it took aim at Japan, Taiwan and China after trashing the Northern …

Meet The Teen Who Pays For College With A Jewelry Business

Think about the typical day of a college student: there are classes to attend, books to study and beer to drink. Now, think about a day in the life of a 19-year-old college student who has a booming jewelry business that pays for tuition. Things aren't so typical anymore.<p>LeiLei Secor, a rising …

Beme Wants to Kill Selfies and Self-Consciousness in Social Sharing

YouTube personality Casey Neistat wants to change the way people share their lives on social media. Selfies and self-consciousness get in the way of …

Turning Your iPhone Into A Super-8-Style Camera Is More Practical Than It Sounds

Proving the best cameras look like cameras for a reason.<p>If you ever want a taste of progress, look at a camera from the previous decade. The camera in my 2015 iPhone shoots with almost seven times the resolution and four times the frame rate of the hulking, professional grade gear I used 10 years …

Learn How Hex Color-Codes Work By Playing Space Invaders

Anyone who’s built a webpage has encountered hexadecimal colors–the six-digit codes that identify one of 16,777,216 different colors you encounter on the web. It’s easy enough to identify the code of any given color in Photoshop, but do you know how this logic actually works?<p>I’ll admit to having no …

How to Make Your Laptop Sprout Two Additional Full-Sized Screens

The Slidenjoy neatly triples your screen real estate<p>The compromise of mobile computing is that you've got less screen real estate than you'd have on …

Cloud 9 Pizzeria Floats on Fiji’s Breathtaking Turquoise Water

If you're a devout foodie, there is one pizza place that should definitely be on your bucket list! Cloud 9 is a floating pizzeria located in the picturesque waters of Fiji. Not only does this unique establishment have delicious wood-fired pizza and places to lounge by the turquoise water, they also …

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