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Joe Biden has finally disclosed his biggest campaign bundlers
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden finally disclosed the roster of his biggest fundraisers on Saturday, unveiling the names of the 820 people who have helped him build a big-money juggernaut. The list includes Biden surrogates like former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA); Hollywood... Read more
What Makes Some Software Tools So Sticky [+Some Examples]
There are a glut of software tools, mobile applications, websites and learning portals. The quality spectrum of these tools is as broad as the tools themselves and the industries they serve. It could be safe to say that the Pareto Principle applies to software applications as much as it... Read more
Iconic James Bond locations in real life: How to travel like 007
First postponed to November, and now scheduled to hit theaters on April 2, 2021, No Time to Die is one of many films delayed by the coronavirus pandemic. The next James Bond installment will be the 25th film in the 007 franchise and the fifth and final (so he says) starring Daniel Craig as the British secret agent.  Like... Read more
TruMedic MagicHands truShiatsu Neck and Back Massager Review: Heated Relief
It’s hard to believe that I first encountered TruMedic’s Instashiatsu+ back and neck massager nearly four years ago, because the device has acquired a permanent home in my living room. I still use it with regularity. Few gadgets—particularly novelty ones—occupy such prime real estate and stand such a test... Read more
How to make sure your ‘AI for good’ project actually does good
Artificial intelligence has been front and center in recent months. The global pandemic has pushed governments and private companies worldwide to propose AI solutions for everything from analyzing cough sounds to deploying disinfecting robots in hospitals. These efforts are part of a wider trend that has been picking up... Read more
Best pre-Black Friday AirPods deals: AirPods Pro are back to $200 at Amazon, $99 AirPods coming to Walmart on Nov. 4
This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2020, CNET’s gift picks with expert advice, reviews and recommendations for the latest tech gifts for you and your family. Update, Oct. 31: The AirPods Pro are currently available for $195 at Woot, which is $5 less than Amazon proper but... Read more
Intel launches Iris Xe Max graphics chip with three laptop makers
Intel has launched its Iris Xe Max graphics chip with three laptop makers as customers. Acer, Asus, and Dell have signed on to launch thin-and-light laptops with Intel’s first stand-alone graphics chip. The stand-alone graphics chip uses the same microarchitecture as the Intel Iris Xe graphics, or the integrated... Read more
Black Friday sale prices now at Best Buy: $300 Lenovo laptop, $100 32-inch TV and more
This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2020, CNET’s gift picks with expert advice, reviews and recommendations for the latest tech gifts for you and your family. Begone, Black Friday FOMO! Best Buy countered Prime Day with a decent list of products selling at “guaranteed Black Friday pricing,”... Read more
The Wisconsin GOP Lost $2.3 Million in an Email Scam
This week hackers mounted an unprecedented ransomware attack on hospitals in the United States. Dozens have already been hit, while the total targets may number well into the hundreds. Health care systems have always been a popular target for these kinds of intrusions, but the scale of the current... Read more
AWS releases models and datasets to help predict COVID-19’s spread
Amazon Web Services (AWS) today open-sourced a new simulator and machine learning toolkit for anticipating and mitigating the spread of COVID-19. AWS says that the suite, which comprises a disease progression simulator and models to test the impact of various intervention strategies, can help to accurately capture many of... Read more