Day: October 13, 2020

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There’s not a whole lot that’s been “normal” about this year, and Amazon Prime Day 2020 has been no exception. The annual mega-savings event, which is regularly held in July, was pushed back to October so that the retailer could prepare to safely operate amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, the big day has finally, finally arrived, … Read More

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Mary Cappello’s ‘Lecture’ Sees Distraction as Valuable

Take, for instance, a lecture I recently gave my freshman composition students on the stealthy manifestations of ingrained misogyny on readers’ and critics’ responses to books by women. The lecture was relevant to all 23 of my students, but relevant, I imagine, in 23 different ways. Not every student needed to absorb the whole lesson. For some, it might have been more productive to think about their past responses to certain novels, or wonder how

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Tesla’s Elon Musk: Some ‘expert, careful’ drivers get beta Full Self-Driving next week

Tesla will offer a limited number of “expert and careful” drivers a beta of its long-awaited Full Self-Driving capability in Autopilot next Tuesday, according to Tesla chief Elon Musk. 

As usual, Musk teased the Full Self-Driving (FSD) beta release in a tweet. Musk’s announcement indicates that Tesla will make good on his promise at the automaker’s September Battery Day event to deliver the system in a “month or so”.

“Limited FSD beta releasing on Tuesday

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Loves Furniture hiring over 100 at former Art Van stores, jobs start at $20 per hour

Loves Furniture, which reopened 18 former Art Van stores, is hiring over 100 salespeople who will start at $20 and have unlimited commission potential.

The newly formed company is looking for 100 new home and sleep specialists for its Metro Detroit stores; there are about 20 openings at its Grand Rapids-area locations. Love’s has already hired 675 people to fill positions at its new Michigan locations.

Art Van began liquidating its 97 company-owned Michigan stores

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Mum-of-22 Sue Radford shows off total revamp of girls’ bedroom with modern grey bunk beds and frog tape wallpaper

BRITAIN’S biggest family have been renovating their 10-bed Morecambe home and recently revealed a brand new pretty pink bedroom which the older girls share.

Sue Radford, 45, and her husband Noel, 48, have been hard at work redecorating the space which now features a unique frog-tape pink and grey wallpaper design and two modern grey bunk beds.

The girls now have two sets of modern grey bunk beds in their room

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The girls now have two sets of modern grey bunk beds in their roomCredit: Theradfordfamily/Youtube
The room previously had four single beds which took up a lot of space, and featured different wallpaper

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Five Steps To Creating An Email That Converts

Marketing Director at Sunshine Group, developing and guiding promotion strategies for the company’s brands.

I’ve already shared some thoughts about winning email subject lines, and today it’s time to talk about the message itself — how it can motivate a subscriber to take the action you’re counting on.

A 2019 report on global shopping trends found that 62.9% of consumers prefer to receive news and updates from companies through emails. What’s more, email

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Silver Lake’s 16-Year Patio Veteran Cliff’s Edge Is the Latest Pandemic Closure

The tough restaurant losses continue around Los Angeles, with news over the weekend that Cliff’s Edge had officially thrown in the towel in Silver Lake. The 16-year-old restaurant, known for helping to make the careers of some prominent chefs like Vartan Abgaryan and for its luxurious hidden patio, formally announced its closure via social media.



a group of people sitting at a table with wine glasses: Inside at the bar at Cliff’s Edge


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Inside at the bar at Cliff’s Edge

“It is with a heavy heart that we have to

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iPhone 12 launch day: Apple’s big event was quite a whirlwind

This story is part of Apple Event, our full coverage of the latest news from Apple headquarters.

Apple set Oct. 13 as the date for its latest iPhone’s debut, and the day finally arrived. Here’s everything Apple announced today, including four versions of the iPhone 12 and a $99 HomePod Mini. And here’s how to preorder the entire iPhone 12 lineup.

Like Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference and the Apple Watch and iPad

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The best deals from Apple, Microsoft and Lego and more

Here’s everything you need to know about the big sale event (iStock/The Independent)
Here’s everything you need to know about the big sale event (iStock/The Independent)

Amazon Prime Day is finally here and as one of the internet’s biggest shopping events, it’s known for offering customers an array of discounts on everything from TVs and tablets to coffee machines.

While the sale usually takes place in July each year, due to coronavirus, the online retailer postponed its Prime Day 2020 event to later now.

Lasting 48 hours, there

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To Mend a Broken Internet, Create Online Parks

As we head into the most consequential, contentious election in our history, it’s time to fix some of the structural problems that led us to this moment.

Let’s face it: Our digital public sphere has been failing for some time. Technologies designed to connect us have instead inflamed our arguments and torn our social fabric.

It doesn’t have to be this way. History offers a proven template for how to build healthier public spaces. As

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A glimpse inside the game’s secret design community

October marks a decade since the launch of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, and the game’s robust community has consistently proven it is far more than just a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG).

The game’s lush world of Eorzea is filled with terrifying enemies, colorful chocobos, and some of the most elegant character designs you’ve ever seen. But many players have found the true heart of FF14 is customization. With enough time, patience,

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Phoenix FearCon 2020 horror convention is online

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Since its inception in 2006, the Phoenix FearCon film festival has given audiences the chance to see horror movies from different genres and from around the world. This year’s festival is going virtual and expanding to nearly three months of programming.

The screenings of short and feature-length independent films, a vendor marketplace and performances will be available to stream from Oct. 16 through Dec. 31.

Chris McLennan, co-founder of Phoenix FearCon, said the virtual

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How to Become a Web Developer: A U.S. News Guide | Education

If you’re a tech fanatic with a flair for design, web development may be the career for you.

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Web developers are computer programmers who build websites, web applications and other online experiences. So if a website looks great and operates as it should, the web developers working behind the scenes are probably doing their jobs well.

In this guide, we discuss what it takes to start, grow and flourish as a web developer.

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iPhone 12 launch day: Apple’s big event is finally here

This story is part of Apple Event, our full coverage of the latest news from Apple headquarters.

Apple set Oct. 13 as the date for its latest iPhone’s debut, and the day has finally arrived. The new device, rumored to be called the iPhone 12, is expected to include superfast 5G wireless connectivity and a new, iPad-inspired design. Apple’s event starts at 10 a.m. PT (1 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. BST). 

There’s no

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John Amos on ‘Coming 2 America’ with Eddie Murphy and joining N.J. Hall of Fame

John Amos was already a TV legend when he assumed the role of Cleo McDowell, the proud proprietor of McDowell’s, a Queens fast food restaurant that bore a striking resemblance to another burgers-and-fries chain.

“They got the golden arches, mine is the golden arcs,” the character explained. “See, they got the Big Mac, I got the Big Mick.”

As the father of Lisa McDowell, Prince Akeem’s love interest in “Coming to America,” Amos had

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Snag Levi’s Best Selling Bandana Face Masks for $12 During Amazon Prime Day

From Good Housekeeping

As the novel coronavirus pandemic surges on, the demand for face masks has some retailers scrambling to make more — and sometimes, finding a mask that’s actually in stock and ready to be shipped is tricky. Medical-grade surgical masks are in tight supply as healthcare workers on the frontlines in hospitals and clinics are facing a shortage of supplies; while these surgical masks and N95 respirators are designed for a single-use, many

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The Best Prime Day 2020 TV Deals To Tune In To

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With new fall TV up-in-the-air thanks to the coronavirus, chances are you’re relying now more than ever on streaming platforms to get you through all of this extra time at home.

Whether it’s burning through new episodes of “The Mandalorian” that return to Disney+ this fall, or queuing up your favorite spooky season movies, chances are

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Careers advice is welcome. But not everyone has to be in the IT crowd

Dance is one of the oldest, most important, most human of art forms – and along with music, theatre, film, advertising, gaming and other creative work contributes to one of the strongest sectors in the economy. The creative industries bring almost £13 million to the UK economy every hour; more than £100 billion a year. 

Dancers are employed in almost all those areas in different ways whether it’s working in motion capture for computer games,

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Best Buy, Walmart and more stores running competing sales

Amazon Prime Day 2020: Amazon isn't the only retailer with incredible sales this week—check out on-going discounts at stores like Best Buy, Bed Bath & Beyond, Wayfair and more.
Amazon Prime Day 2020: Amazon isn’t the only retailer with incredible sales this week—check out on-going discounts at stores like Best Buy, Bed Bath & Beyond, Wayfair and more.

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It’s that time of year, folks: Amazon Prime Day 2020, the mega-retailer’s two-day long savings bonanza from Tuesday, October 13 to Wednesday, October 14. While you’ll

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