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Amazon’s All-New Kindle Oasis: Bigger, Waterproof, Less Expensive

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. In April 2016, Amazon unveiled its first-generation Kindle Oasis, a 6-inch device with a 300 PPI screen, the same E Ink display that makes reading a Kindle more like reading a conventional book, and an asymmetrical design meant to make it easier to hold for one-handed reading. The original Oasis had a secondary battery integrated into the case. The platform’s storage offered 3GB of user-accessible space, though the first-gen Oasis did have 10 LEDs for ...

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PornHub’s Virgin AI Wants to Make Searching for Porn Less Hard

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Normally, when we talk about computer vision, artificial intelligence, or deep…learning, we’re discussing hard philosophical problems (strong AI). PornHub, however, has its own uses for the technology: It wants to use it to improve video tagging, including accurately identifying performers and offering a more intelligent set of criteria than the typical tags you find on video. This is a rather sticky problem that doesn’t just impact those who keep lube manufacturers and online stripper shoe ...

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Best PS4 Pro Games For $20 or Less

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. While the PS4 Pro can’t live up to a high-end PC, it’s an excellent way to give your 4K TV a real workout without spending much. Sure, it retails for 400 bucks, but it’s easy to find refurbs and open-box deals ranging from $ 350 to $ 370. Even better, some of the best Pro-enabled games are already quite affordable. It’s a given that new full-priced games will take advantage of the additional graphical power ...

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Best PS4 Pro Games For $20 or Less

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. While the PS4 Pro can’t live up to a high-end PC, it’s an excellent way to give your 4K TV a real workout without spending much. Sure, it retails for 400 bucks, but it’s easy to find refurbs and open-box deals ranging from $ 350 to $ 370. Even better, some of the best Pro-enabled games are already quite affordable. It’s a given that new full-priced games will take advantage of the additional graphical power ...

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New Nissan Leaf goes farther for less

The new Nissan Leaf has longer driver range but a slightly lower price than the current version of the car. The Tesla Model 3 and the Chevy Bolt have a new electric rival to contend with. Nissan(NSANF) on Tuesday night unveiled a brand new version of its Leaf, the best-selling electric car in the world. It’s the first complete redesign of the car since it was first introduced in 2010. The Leaf was a pioneering mass-market electric vehicle. But the current model’s driving range has left it lagging the Bolt ...

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Nikon D7500 DSLR Field-Tested: Everything You Want, for Less Money

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. While the DSLR market is slowly shrinking, that hasn’t stopped camera companies from introducing innovative new models for those of us who still find them the right tool for many occasions. There are some excellent options ranging from $ 500 to $ 5,000, with the trick being to find the right tradeoff of features, size, and cost for your needs. That’s what makes the Nikon D7500 so impressive. It manages to pack most of the best ...

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America's trade partners are less aggressive under Trump

How to negotiate a trade deal President Trump’s aggressive stance on global trade may be working in America’s favor. That’s the takeaway from a new report on trade ties between the United States and other major economies. America’s biggest trade partners have taken far fewer protectionist measures against U.S. business so far this year, possibly because they’re worried about retaliation, according to the authors of the Global Trade Alert — published by the London-based Centre for Economic Policy Research. The report found that other G20 economies inflicted 52 “hits” against ...

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Prey Drops To $40 Less Than A Month After Launch

The new Prey was released at the start of May, and now one retailer has it for $ 20 off. Target in the US is offering the game this week for only $ 40 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The PC edition does not appear to be discounted. The sale period runs May 28-June 3. Some of Target’s other weekly video game deals include Skyrim: Special Edition and Dishonored 2 for $ 30 each, Overwatch for $ 36, Battlefield 1 for $ 38, and Mass Effect: Andromeda for $ ...

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Future Firefox versions may slim down, use less memory thanks to new ‘Performance’ option

Firefox has long been playing defense against the unstoppable juggernaut of Google Chrome (to be fair, Microsoft isn’t in much better shape). Over the past year, we’ve reported on Mozilla’s attempts to add multi-threading support to its existing browser, and yes, the rather silly new logo that the organization came up with for itself: “Moz://a,” if you’ve been trying to forget it. Now the organization apparently has a new plan to create a browser with more fine-grained controls to reduce how much load it places on a system. The idea ...

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1 in 4 workers have less than $1,000 saved for retirement

The steady path to a dream retirement You’re not alone if you have next to nothing saved for retirement. But that doesn’t mean you’re in good company. Almost one-quarter of workers said they and their spouse combined have less than $ 1,000 saved for retirement, according to a report from the Employee Benefit Research Institute. Nearly half of everyone surveyed said they had less than $ 25,000. Sure, $ 25,000 can sound like a lot. But it’s a reasonable goal to have that much stashed away by the time you’re ...

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