Day: November 15, 2020

UFC 255: Deiveson Figueiredo v Alex Perez — Start time, how to watch online and full fight card – CNET

It’s hardly a blockbuster card, but still worth a watch. …read more Source:: CNet

15 Asia-Pacific Countries Form World’s Largest Trade Bloc, Exclude the US

“Fifteen Asia-Pacific economies formed the world’s largest free trade bloc on Sunday,” reports CNBC, “a China-backed deal that excludes the United States, which had left a rival Asia-Pacific grouping under President Donald Trump.” Amid questions over Washington’s engagement in Asia, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) may cement China’s position more firmly as an economic…

Best Black Friday 2020 deals available now: $200 AirPods Pro, $89 Ninja Blender, $25 Crock Pot and More – CNET

What you can get now, and what you can get soon. …read more Source:: CNet

Best Amazon Black Friday 2020 deals you can get now: $15 Mission: Impossible Blu-ray set, AncestryDNA for $47, huge Garmin price cuts and more – CNET

Some awesome Black Friday deals are already available. …read more Source:: CNet

A Microwave Repair Even Mechanical Keyboard Fans Will Love

Microwave oven design and manufacturing have been optimized to the point where the once-expensive appliances are now nearly disposable. Despite the economics, though, some people can’t resist fixing stuff, especially when you get a chance to do it in style. Thus we present this microwave repair with its wholly unnecessary yet fabulous adornments. The beginning…

Best Amazon Black Friday 2020 deals you can get now: Up to 41% off Garmin watches and smart bulbs, AncestryDNA for $47 and more – CNET

Some awesome Black Friday deals are already available. …read more Source:: CNet

Cheating-Detection Software Provokes ‘School-Surveillance Revolt’

New webcam-based anti-cheating monitoring is so stressful, it’s made some students cry, the Washington Post reports: “Online proctoring” companies saw in coronavirus shutdowns a chance to capitalize on a major reshaping of education, selling schools a high-tech blend of webcam-watching workers and eye-tracking software designed to catch students cheating on their exams. They’ve taken in…

Best Buy Black Friday Huge Sales: Discounts on TVs, vacuums, headphones, more – CNET

The store’s one-day-only “Treat Yourself” event includes a $60 air fryer and a Fitbit Inspire 2 for $70. …read more Source:: CNet

What The Crown season 4 gets wrong (and right) about Margaret Thatcher – CNET

The Netflix drama introduces a right royal power struggle between the queen, played by Olivia Colman, and Britain’s first woman prime minster, played by Gillian Anderson. Warning: Minor spoilers ahead. …read more Source:: CNet

Kickstarter Mistakenly Emails Responses To Complaints From Seven Years Ago

The BBC reports: Crowdfunding website Kickstarter has surprised some of its users by replying to complaints they made seven years ago. Users who received responses to long-expired projects from 2013 took to Twitter to congratulate the company on its response times. Kickstarter said the emails were “auto-generated in error… The emails folks received yesterday was…