Sunday, October 04, 2020

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American eliminates A321T, reduces frequency between JFK and LAX

100+The Points Guy / 1h
For years, American has been the only North American carrier to offer a three-class onboard service (first, business and economy), including the coveted New York (JFK) to Los Angeles (LAX) premium route . However, the pandemic has shifted the competitive landscape. Demand for premium travel has plummeted. The short- to medium-term market is heavily skewing toward leisure travel, with many of thos

The first PS5 hands-on impressions are very promising

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500+TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 7h
The first PS5 hands ons are coming out of Japan, revealing what the PlayStation 5's innovative features are like in action.

Apple offers fixes for battery drain and missing data in iOS 14 and WatchOS 7

Apple Watch iPhone
2KMashable / 4h
If you've been struggling with a fresh set of technical issues since the mid-September launch of iOS 14 and WatchOS 7, Apple's got some potential fixes for you to try. In a newly published support article , Apple runs through a list of issues that users of the new operating system updates have faced in recent weeks. These include missing or inaccurate data in health apps on iOS and WatchOS, those

Ola fails to get ride-hailing license renewed in London, says it will appeal and continues to operate

48TechCrunch / 13min
Just six days after Uber won its appeal against London transportation regulators to continue operating in London for another 18 months, one of its bigger rivals has found itself in the hot seat. Ola , the India-based ride-hailing startup, is not getting its Transport for London ride-hailing license renewed, after failing to meet some of TfL’s public safety requirements specifically around licensi

What the hell is up with Ridley Scott's fixation on milk in 'Raised by Wolves'?

25Mashable / 16min
This article contains some spoilers for Alien and Raised by Wolves Season 1. Listen, I love Ridley Scott as much as the next girl — and I'm also never one to kink shame. But for sanity's sake alone, we need to discuss the indisputable fact that the seminal sci-fi director has a milk fetish. At the very least, the man has a notable artistic fixation with milk, to the point where it is now a staple

Cineworld Is Considering Closing Its Theaters For the Rest of the Year

100+Gizmodo / 20min
So the whole going-to-see-movies-during-a-pandemic thing really isn’t working out, huh? Who could have seen that coming. Read more...

Jenny Holzer App to Bring ‘Great Books’ Home

100+NYT > Technology / 53min
The project, commissioned by the University of Chicago, will let users virtually project thought-provoking quotes from its Core Curriculum onto their surroundings.

Monster Hunter teaser trailer arrives: Get your first look at the monsters

Monster Hunter Jovovich
SlashGear / 54min
Next year, Sony Pictures Entertainment will release a theatrical movie based on the Monster Hunter game franchise from Capcom. We already know quite a bit about the movie, which is being directed by Paul W. S. Anderson with Milla Jovovich in the starring role. A big question about the film has remained, however, and it’s an important one: what do … Continue reading

Lime and Scoot veterans have built Ridepanda, a one-stop micromobility marketplace

100+TechCrunch / 56min
Chinmay Malaviya and Charlie Depman found themselves at the center of the shared micromobility industry just as it took off, working for companies like Bird, Lime and Scoot. They experienced a rollercoaster ride of venture funding and skyrocketing demand, product pitfalls and regulatory hurdles. It was in the midst of this activity that the pair noted a shift in the industry and an opportunity. “

Facebook leak hints at its defense against a government-ordered breakup

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100+Engadget / 59min
Facebook is under intense regulatory pressure , and it appears to be bracing itself for the worst. The Wall Street Journal says it has obtained a document outlining Facebook’s defense if the government orders a breakup that would unload Instagram and WhatsApp. The social media giant would reportedly argue that a split would be a “complete nonstarter” based on officials’ past actions — or lack the

Tesla camera hack shows how your EV might monitor driving habits

61Engadget / 1h
Elon Musk said the driver-facing camera in Tesla cars was to monitor future robotaxi service , but a sleuth suggests the company might be open to checking human drivers as well. Code investigator Green says they’ve found (via Electrek ) the in-cabin activities Tesla’s camera is looking for. They appear to revolve around signs of distracted driving , such as phone use or looking away from the road

‘Typical Low’ Credit Scores Of 646 Have Been Getting Approved For Sapphire Preferred 80,000 Point Bonus

View from the Wing / 1h
With the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card offering 80,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening, several readers have asked about approval strategies and a common question has been what credit score is required. Continue reading ...

Netflix's Next Holiday Movie is the Sweeping Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey Starring Forest Whittaker

100+Gizmodo / 2h
This seems just so wholesome.

IndyCar delays hybrid racers to 2023

45Engadget / 2h
You’ll have to wait a while longer before IndyCar embraces eco-friendly racing . The AP reports that IndyCar has delayed the adoption of hybrid engines by roughly a year, to 2023, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The electric-assisted 2.4L twin-turbo V6 simply wasn’t going to be ready in time with coronavirus-related constraints in place. For now, IndyCar will continue to use conventional engines fr

Apple TV now plays YouTube videos in 4K, with limits

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82Engadget / 2h
As promised, the Apple TV is finally starting to play YouTube videos in 4K — with caveats. Users on Reddit and elsewhere (via FlatpanelsHD and 9to5Mac ) are starting to see YouTube 4K support enabled on the media hub when it’s using at least tvOS 14. However, you can only watch in Ultra HD at 30 frames per second, and without HDR. Don’t expect to make full use of that posh new TV just yet, althou

'The Crown' reveals first look at Princess Diana's wedding dress

95Mashable / 3h
The Crown fans are eating well this week. This time, we get to devour a delectable glimpse at Season 4's portrayal of Princess Diana in her iconic wedding dress. Played by new talent Emma Corrin, the show debuted her look as Princess Di on Wednesday, Sept. 30 That photo drop also delivered our first scintillating tease of national treasure Gillian Anderson as the equally iconic Margaret Thatcher.

Einride raises $10 million to fast track its autonomous electric cargo pods

Einride Raises $10M
100+TechCrunch / 3h
For the past four years, Swedish startup Einride has captured interest, investment and even a few customer contracts for its unusual-looking pods — electric and autonomous vehicles that are designed to carry freight. But progress in developing, testing and validating autonomous vehicles — particularly ones that don’t even have space for a driver and rely on teleoperations — is an expensive and ti

Peru is restarting international flights — here’s what you need to know

The Points Guy / 3h
The ongoing pandemic has ravaged tourism around the world, but few countries have been hit as hard as Peru. All scheduled international flights (with the exception of repatriation flights) to and from the country have been suspended since March. Peru also happens to have one of the highest mortality rates for COVID-19 in the world. However, in a move that signals the start of travel resuming, Per

Study finds writing by hand in school makes kids smarter than typing

39SlashGear / 3h
Researchers in Norway are calling for schools to emphasize handwriting activities during the childhood years in order to help kids learn and improve their memory. It’s no secret that the brain activity differs when one writes by hand instead of typing — this goes for both adults and kids. Researchers with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology built upon … Continue reading

The Samsung 82-inch Q70T QLED 4K Smart TV is Now $700 Off Its Original Price

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Gizmodo / 3h
Samsung 82" Q70T QLED 4K Smart TV | $2,298 | Amazon Read more...

The best way to get to Jordan using points and miles

The Points Guy / 3h
Editor’s note: The data below is not meant not reflect COVID-19 flight modifications. As the travel industry reopens following COVID-19 shutdowns, TPG suggests that you talk to your doctor, follow health officials’ guidance and research local travel restrictions before booking that next trip. We will be here to help you prepare, whether it is next month or next year. International travel may not

Megan Thee Stallion delivers a vital message about Black women on 'SNL'

94Mashable / 3h
The first episode of Saturday Night Live Season 46 came and went. But the poignant message that Megan Thee Stallion's performance spotlighted should sit with us forever. On Oct 3., Megan kicked off her debut SNL performance with her hit song, "Savage." But that wasn't all. She not only did so in front of a graphic that read "Protect Black Women," but also broadcast two quotes from Black activists

Gaming laptop deals: top sales from Lenovo and Dell up to $800 off this weekend

28TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 3h
This weekend's gaming laptop deals could save you a pretty penny on a brand new machine, courtesy of Dell and Lenovo.

Report: The Witcher Season 3 Might Be Entering Production Sooner Than Expected

200+Gizmodo / 4h
The Witcher is currently in limbo between its first and second season , but its third season might already be confirmed and underway in some form or fashion, if a recent report is to be believed. Read more...

2022 Chevy Equinox and GMC Terrain tipped for 2.0L turbo engine option

SlashGear / 4h
A report is going around that shows a new engine option is coming for the 2022 Chevrolet Equinox and the 2022 GMC Terrain. Previously both vehicles had the option of a 2.0-liter inline-four cylinder gas engine, but it was dropped for both 2021 year-model vehicles. A new report has surfaced that claims when the vehicles return for the 2022 model … Continue reading

PS5 hands-on demos showcase gameplay (but not the interface)

PlayStation 5 PS5 UI
100Engadget / 4h
People outside of Sony are finally getting to try the PlayStation 5 beyond a one-off demo , and it’s now clearer what it will be like to use the console in the real world... well, mostly. Japanese outlets like 4gamer , AV Watch , Dengeki Online and Famitsu , as well as actor Natsuki Hanae (via The Verge ), have had hands-on time with the PS5 that sheds more light on both the hardware and gameplay

American Express Losing El Al As A Transfer Partner

View from the Wing / 4h
If you want to redeem miles to fly El Al, the best option is usually using Qantas miles. Qantas is a transfer partner of American Express, Citibank, and Capital One. If you're flying El Al, it's usually best to credit flights to Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan. There's very little use case for using El Al's own Matmid Club. Continue reading ...

Giants vs Rams live stream: how to watch NFL week 4 online from anywhere now

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Find out how to get a New York Giants vs Los Angeles Rams live stream this weekend - the Giants really need to put some scores on the board, but the Rams won't give them an inch.

Clear wood could one day replace glass for some uses

56SlashGear / 4h
It may sound like science fiction, but scientists have actually created transparent wood. Researchers have developed a transparent wood material that they believe could replace glass in windows in the future. The team says that their invention has the potential to outperform standard glass currently used in construction in virtually every way possible. The researchers note that heat easily transf

Automate your social media promos with Postoplan

40Engadget / 4h
If you’re interested in starting or growing a business or brand online, nothing is more important than harnessing the power of social media. Whether you’re trying to launch a new tech business or you’re more interested in creating a fashion brand that draws in new customers from existing companies, you need to create well-timed and targeted marketing campaigns that appeal to your target demograph

The first direct image of exoplanet Beta Pictoris c is shared

24SlashGear / 5h
Astronomers have discovered many exoplanets in the vastness of space, but none have been imaged directly. The presence of an exoplanet is typically confirmed via indirect looking at the effect the planet has on its host star. For the first time, astronomers have shared images of an exoplanet found via indirect means. The exoplanet in question is Beta Pictoris c. … Continue reading

How to transfer your Avios between British Airways, Iberia and Aer Lingus accounts

The Points Guy / 5h
Avios is the currency used by the loyalty programs British Airways Executive Club , Iberia Plus and Aer Lingus AerClub. So, if you have a frequent flyer account with these airlines, you’ll be earning and redeeming Avios. Avios can be transferred between the programs at a rate of 1:1, so one BA Avios is worth one Iberia Avios and vice versa. The reason you may wish to transfer your Avios between t

David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet Nails the Planetary Problems But Misses the Political Ones

Earth Arctic Years
100+Gizmodo / 5h
David Attenborough is 93. Over the course of his lifetime, the beloved natural historian and broadcaster has seen the planet go through unimaginable changes. Atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse gases have soared, as has the human population, while biodiversity has declined precipitously. He details these shifts… Read more...

Regal Cinemas may close US movie theaters again due to pandemic

Regal Cineworld US UK
200+Engadget / 5h
Movie theaters are still struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic despite efforts to keep them open . Cineworld has partly confirmed reports at Variety and Reuters that it’s looking at once again (if temporarily) closing its movie theaters in the US, UK and Ireland, including Regal Cinemas theaters in the US. It stressed that it hadn’t reached a decision and didn’t outline reasoning, but a shutdow

Preserved brain cells found in a victim of Mount Vesuvius eruption

SlashGear / 5h
Scientists have discovered preserved brain cells from the victim of a young man who died during the infamous eruption of Mount Vesuvius in A.D. 79. Researchers say the brain cells’ structure is still visible in a black, glassy material found inside his skull. Scientists have been working to determine if the glassy material was part of the man’s brain, and … Continue reading

No Annual Fee IHG Traveler Card Review (100K Bonus)

One Mile at a Time / 5h
There are lots of reasons it can make sense to have hotel credit cards , including the ability to earn elite status , free nights , and more. However, not all hotel credit cards are created equal. At the moment co-branded IHG credit cards are offering limited time bonuses . In this post I wanted to take a look at the IHG® Rewards Club Traveler Credit Card , and explain why there’s a better option

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands will begin a more LGBTQ+-inclusive future for the game

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World of Warcraft Shadowlands, along with the tie-in media leading up to its launch, is going to start working in a lot more LGBTQ+-friendly elements, and Blizzard is just getting started.

Original Content podcast: Netflix’s ‘Away’ deftly balances space exploration and human drama

100+TechCrunch / 5h
“Away,” a new drama on Netflix, tells the story of the first manned expedition to Mars — Emma Green (played by Hilary Swank) leads an international team of astronauts on the three-year mission, while her husband Matt (Josh Charles) is part of the support team back on Earth. As we explain on the latest episode of the Original Content podcast , the show starts a bit slowly, and its space sequences

Accel VCs Sonali De Rycker and Andrew Braccia say European deal pace is ‘incredibly active’

200+TechCrunch / 5h
The other week TechCrunch’s Extra Crunch Live series sat down with Accel VCs Sonali De Rycker and Andrew Braccia to chat about the state of the global startup investing ecosystem. Given their firm’s broad geographic footprint, we wanted to know what was going on in different startup markets, and inside a number of business-model varietals that we are tracking, like API-focused startups and low-co

Polestar 2 cars recalled due to potential power loss

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SlashGear / 6h
Geely and Volvo Cars are the parent company of electric vehicle maker Polestar. Not long ago, Polestar issued a recall on close to 2200 Polestar 2 electric vehicles. The recall is blamed on a software glitch that caused several vehicles to lose power and stop running while driving. A company spokesperson has said that there have been no accidents or … Continue reading

Newegg's Gametober sale opens with cheap gaming monitor deals this weekend

28TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 6h
Spruce up your setup with Newegg's latest cheap gaming monitor deals.

Ransomware attack on a healthcare firm slowed clinical trials

100+Engadget / 6h
Cyberattacks on the healthcare industry are causing more headaches. The New York Times reports that clinical trials slowed down after healthcare software provider eResearchTechnology suffered ransomware attacks starting two weeks ago. IQVIA (a research firm managing AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine work) and Bristol Myers Squibb (the leader of an alliance developing a fast COVID-19 test) were two o

Regal Cinemas owner confirms it's weighing the closure of U.S. locations

Regal Cineworld US UK
200+Mashable / 6h
This is good news for efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19 but bad news for thousands of theater employees. After Variety reported that all Regal Cinemas in the U.S. could close as soon as the coming week, Regal parent company Cineworld confirmed that it's a plan being considered but no decisions have been made yet. The move would also potentially include the "temporary closure" of Cineworld's

How American Airlines Handles Drunk Passengers

32View from the Wing / 6h
Bringing people together in a stressful time inside a metal tube has meant plenty of passengers behaving badly. American Airlines just sent out a note to its employees letting them know what to look for in passengers who may be inebriated (or are high), and what to do when they encounter passengers who shouldn't be boarding their planes. Continue reading ...

Digging into the next wave of tech IPOs

200+TechCrunch / 7h
After taking five consecutive business days off from my work laptop — and to shout at my personal laptop while losing games on Dominion online — I am back. I missed you. And while The Exchange’s regular columns were off this week (Friday aside, which you can read here ), there’s still a hell of a lot to talk about. First, a new website. If you click here , you’ll be taken to a sortable list (spre

Meet Cocoa Press, the Philly startup making a 3D printer for chocolate

100+TechCrunch / 7h
Evan Weinstein, the founder of the Philadelphia-based startup, Cocoa Press , which makes a 3D printer for chocolate, doesn’t have much of a sweet tooth. But the young founder was fascinated by 3D printing technologies and was looking for a way to move the technology forward. “I stumbled on chocolate,” Weinstein said. And the result, was Cocoa Press. The chocolate printer takes advantage of the fa

8 places to visit in Ireland besides Dublin

68The Points Guy / 7h
When visiting Ireland , Dublin is an easy and obvious choice — but there are so many other incredible destinations on the Emerald Isle. Here’s a look at some of our favorite places to see outside Dublin , whether you’re in the mood for a quiet village, cliffside beaches, cool castles or delightful foodie spots. And while these destinations aren’t necessarily off the beaten path, we won’t be inclu

Get Ready for The Haunting of Bly Manor With Its Ominous Opening Credits

200+Gizmodo / 7h
The Haunting of Bly Manor comes to Netflix as a sort of pseudo-sequel to Mike Flanagan’s The Haunting of Hill House. It’s as good a time as any to whet your appetite just a little bit more. Read more...

Evidence discovered of a supernova explosion near the Earth 2.5 million years ago

25SlashGear / 7h
Physicists from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have discovered evidence of a supernova that exploded near (on a cosmic scale) the Earth around 2.5 million years ago. A supernova happens to stars with a mass of more than ten times that of our sun at the end of their lives. The massive explosion creates heavy elements such as manganese … Continue reading

Sunday's Best Deals: Samsung 82-Inch QLED 4K TV, Capresso H20 Plus Kettle, Tonor Condenser Mic, Blue Light Glasses, RGB PC Tower Cases, and More

100+Lifehacker / 7h
A Tonor condenser microphone and a Samsung 82-inch QLED 4K smart tv lead Saturday’s best deals. Read more...

Sunday's Best Deals: Samsung 82-Inch QLED 4K TV, Capresso H20 Plus Kettle, Tonor Condenser Mic, Blue Light Glasses, RGB PC Tower Cases, and More

100+Gizmodo / 7h
A Tonor condenser microphone and a Samsung 82-inch QLED 4K smart tv lead Saturday’s best deals. Read more...

How to Add World Clock and Time Zone Widgets to Your iPhone

30How-To Geek / 7h
When you work remotely or have friends and family who live in another country, it’s important to know what time it is across time zones. A world clock (or time zone) widget on your iPhone’s Home screen makes this much easier. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Google Maps' AR Mode Is Getting a Bunch of New Features

48How-To Geek / 7h
Google Maps has a built-in AR mode called Live View that helps you get directions and find specific places by using your phone’s camera and overlaying them in the real world. In a recent post on the Google Blog, the company announced several new (or improved) features for Live View. Read This Article on Review Geek ›

Ravens vs Washington live stream: how to watch NFL week 4 online from anywhere now

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Here's how to get a Baltimore Ravens vs Washington live stream in the NFL this weekend - can Washington upset the ravenous Ravens in the Capital?

Saints vs Lions live stream: how to watch NFL week 4 online from anywhere now

28TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 7h
Follow our guide to get a New Orleans Saints vs Detroit Lions live stream - The Lions have the momentum in this clash of two NFL teams at 1-2.

Chargers vs Buccaneers live stream: how to watch NFL week 4 online from anywhere now

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Here's how to get a Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs LA Chargers live stream and watch NFL week 4 online today - Brady comes up against a rookie in a must-see clash...

10 Xbox Series X features you might not know about

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The Xbox Series X is packed full of exciting new features such as Quick Resume and spatial audio, but did you know about these?

How & Why To Get All Three Chase Ink Credit Cards

34One Mile at a Time / 7h
I’d argue that the best portfolio of business cards out there is Chase’s “Ink” cards. This includes the following three excellent business credit cards : Ink Business Preferred® Credit Card Ink Business Unlimited℠ Credit Card Ink Business Cash℠ Credit Card The best part about these three cards is that they’re complementary rather than substitutes, so you can really maximize your rewards by having

Cardinals vs Panthers live stream: how to watch NFL week 4 online from anywhere now

34TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 7h
Here's how to get a Arizona Cardinals vs Carolina Panthers live stream and watch NFL week 4 online - can the Panthers claw a victory from the high flying Cardinals?

Seahawks vs Dolphins live stream: how to watch NFL week 4 online from anywhere now

33TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 7h
Follow our guide to get a Seattle Seahawks vs Miami Dolphins live stream - expect a high-scoring contest in Miami today.

How to Listen to Spotify Offline on a Samsung Watch

24How-To Geek / 8h
Smartwatches can be very handy when they allow you to leave your smartphone behind. Samsung Galaxy watches include several features that make this possible, including offline Spotify music playback. We’ll show you how to get it set up on your watch. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Quick Tip: Bookmarklets Offer Bite-Size Functionality in Any Browser

20How-To Geek / 8h
Sometimes you might want the occasional functionality of an extension without the hassle of downloading one or having it constantly bogging down your browser when you’re not using it. Bookmarklets are a perfect solution, as they are secure, lightweight, and frankly, fun. Read This Article on Review Geek ›

A Simple Guide To American Airlines Trip Credits, Flight Credits, Vouchers And Gift Cards

49View from the Wing / 8h
American Airlines recently introduced 'trip credits' which are electronic and have different rules from the 'flight credits' they're replacing. Both forms of payment you can use towards a new ticket, but the rules are different. And they work differently than a payment voucher - and a gift card. Fortunately American Airlines has created a comparison chart for their own employees to use. This was

Tone Down Your Anxiety By Recognizing When You Feel OK

200+Lifehacker / 8h
Anxiety is hard-wired into our brain —and that’s not always a bad thing. This gnawing, persistent uneasy feeling is part of our fight-or-flight response and prompts us to take action in situations where we may not be safe. In situations where you haven’t already identified a source of imminent danger, your brain is… Read more...

Get This Highly-Rated Tonor Condenser Mic For Only $18 (55% Off) By Stacking Coupon & Promo Code

57Lifehacker / 8h
Tonor Microphone | $18 | Amazon | Clip coupon + Promo code ASDWUKS4 Read more...

iPad Air 4 benchmarks point to a big jump in speed

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Geekbench scores supposedly showing the iPad Air 4 give us a hint at what to expect with the iPhone 12.

How to Help Enfranchise Florida Voters With Past Felony Convictions

200+Lifehacker / 9h
With so much uncertainty surrounding what’s going to happen over the next few weeks, a lot of us are feeling pretty anxious about the upcoming elections. And while there’s so much that’s beyond our control, there are things we can do to help get out the vote, starting with making sure we’re registered on time… Read more...

2020 Subaru Outback is fan service in the best possible way

63Ars Technica / 9h
If you love Subaru, you'll love the new Outback. [credit: Eric Bangeman ] The Ascent may be a surprisingly good three-row SUV, and the redesigned Forester has been selling well, but the Outback is still Subaru's best-selling car and its best-known model. The 2020 Outback marks the sixth generation of Subaru's venerable crossover. If you're a long-time Subaru owner looking to upgrade, there's plen

The 10 best Stephen King movie adaptations, ranked

89TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 9h
Here's our pick of the horror-meister's tales that have worked best on the big screen, plus the films we'd like to see made.

Where to Find the Best Deals and Freebies for National Taco Day

200+Lifehacker / 9h
Good morning! Today is National Taco Day, and no, it is not Tuesday. This means that there are some pretty tasty deals and freebies on offer at both national and local restaurants across the country. Here are a few you might be interested in. Read more...

The Best Menstrual Products (2020): Period Underwear, Cups, Pads, Etc

100+Wired / 9h
If you’re spending more time at home, here are some budget- and eco-friendly products—like a cup, period underwear, or reusable pads—to explore.

Google Calendar mobile apps can finally create and view tasks

24SlashGear / 9h
Google has finally brought together two vital features that will make it easier for users to schedule and manage their lives. In an announcement late last week, the company revealed that its Google Calendar apps for iOS and Android have finally been updated with the ability to view and create tasks, something that was previously only available through Google Calendar … Continue reading

How To Earn Lifetime World Of Hyatt Globalist Status

100+One Mile at a Time / 9h
Many airline and hotel frequent flyer programs offer lifetime status, whereby you can earn status for a “lifetime” (whether that’s your lifetime or the lifetime of the program is a different question). World of Hyatt Globalist is my favorite hotel status, and in this post I wanted to take a closer look at how you can earn lifetime Globalist status in the World of Hyatt program. Earning World of H

How to Send an Email with a Different “From” Address in Outlook

38How-To Geek / 9h
If you have multiple email accounts in Microsoft Outlook, you can change the “From” address in a new email. This is quicker than swapping to a different inbox, and lets you send emails from different addresses, even if they aren’t your own. Here’s how—with some caveats. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

The Best Services to Cancel Unwanted Subscriptions and Negotiate Bills

60How-To Geek / 9h
You can find subscriptions for just about anything these days, and they can add up quickly if you lose track of them. Luckily, there are services that can find and cancel your unwanted subscriptions and even help negotiate lower rates for your bills and help you better manage your finances. Read This Article on Review Geek ›

Cowboys live stream: how to watch every Dallas Cowboys NFL game online from anywhere

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We’ll show you how to watch every single Dallas Cowboys game this season online from wherever you are in the world - this is your dedicated Cowboys live stream guide.

Moto G 5G Plus is now available in the UAE

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After already being launched in some regions, the .

Chris Rock opened 'SNL' with a scorching take on the U.S. government

500+Mashable / 10h
Saturday Night Live kicked off its latest season with guest host Chris Rock delivering a monologue that's more call for revolution than late-night comedy. "I think we need to re-negotiate our relationship to the government," he said, before suggesting that Joe Biden "should be our last president ever ." He then dives into the absolute lunacy of installing someone into a job that they're basically

Delta extends first-class seat blocking through the holidays

89The Points Guy / 10h
Every major U.S. carrier has launched an anti-coronavirus health and wellness campaign. Though the details (slightly) differ by airline, Delta’s done a comprehensive job of ensuring passenger safety. Like its competitors, the airline has implemented strict mask requirements and enhanced cleaning procedures . But, the Atlanta-based carrier has done even more to modify the end-to-end travel journey

Say Goodbye to Eye Fatigue With Some Blue Light Glasses, Only $14

52Gizmodo / 10h
TIJN Blue Light Glasses | $14 | Amazon

What Are Ebike 'Classes' and What Do They Mean?

200+Wired / 10h
According to your state's laws, ebikes can be designated as Class 1, 2, or 3. That determines what you can ride and where.

At Last, Alchemy Arrives in a Burst of Light—From Lasers

2KWired / 10h
Researchers have shown how to effectively transform one material into another using a finely shaped laser pulse.

Department Of Transportation Announces It Won’t Mandate Masks For Air Travel

27View from the Wing / 10h
DOT has responded to a petition demanding it adopt mask wearing rules for airports and airlines. It declined to do so, because airlines and airports generally already require masks. Indeed airline mask mandates are better than federal mask mandates for two critical reasons. Continue reading ...

Ratched on Netflix is much more than just cheap horror thrills

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Ryan Murphy's new Netflix horror series, Ratched, is well worth adding to your Watch list.

Twitter’s mysterious moderation tool leaks again as ‘Birdwatch’ feature

Twitter Birdwatch
SlashGear / 11h
Twitter is developing a new feature currently called ‘Birdwatch’ that will enable users to add notes to tweets, providing potentially vital context to avoid misinformation. Based on existing examples of the feature as uncovered by data miners, Birdwatch appears to be a tool that enables users to add ‘notes’ to tweets, vote on whether a tweet is an example of … Continue reading

Many Top AI Researchers Get Financial Backing From Big Tech

400+Wired / 11h
A study finds that 58 percent of faculty at four prominent universities have received grants, fellowships, or other financial support from 14 tech firms.

Robot Dogs Can Help Seniors Cope—Especially During Covid

400+Wired / 11h
They're not about to replace real-life therapy dogs, but research shows that motorized mutts can benefit people struggling with loneliness or dementia.

OnePlus 8 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S20: classy 120Hz flagships face off

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We look at two of the top phones on the market right now to help you pick which is for you.

This congressperson wants to ramp up COVID-19 testing

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Enlarge / Doctor in protection gloves examining & organising test kit for COVID-19 in laboratory. (credit: Tang Ming Tung | Getty Images) The US's COVID testing failure has unfurled in stages. First, there weren’t close to enough tests, thanks to cascading policy failures and supply chain issues. Once the supply problem gradually came under control, it was replaced by processing backlogs: As case

Review: No Annual Fee Amex EveryDay Credit Card

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Amex EveryDay® Credit Card 2x points at U.S. supermarkets no annual fee 20% bonus for 20+ monthly transactions Annual Fee: $0 | The card details for the Amex EveryDay Card have been collected independently by OMAAT and have not been reviewed or provided by the card issuer. Apply Now I know many people are trying to cut credit cards with annual fees nowadays, so in this post I wanted to take a loo

Build a Better Apple One Bundle with Apps You Actually Use

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Apple One bundles all the company’s services into one monthly payment, but is it a good deal? Let’s take a look! You can likely save some cash by creating your own bundle and avoiding Apple’s less popular services. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

How Amazon Luna is positioned for the cloud gaming arena

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With Amazon’s annual hardware event Fall Devices & Services came the announcement of its cloud gaming service, which looks to take on the big guns like Google Stadia, Nvidia GeForce Now, Microsoft Game Pass Ultimate and Sony PlayStation Now. In the last few months, the game streaming service arena has been heating-up like anything. Stadia has picked up pace, while … Continue reading