Day: August 2, 2020

iPhone SE review: Classic iPhone design, but with 2020 processing power

There are a lot of ways to think about Apple’s new $399 iPhone SE. One is that it’s a more affordable option than the iPhone 11 ($699 at Apple), with surprisingly similar camera specs, which it is. Or that it’s the 2020 sequel to the original SE from 2016, which it also is. Or, at 4.7 inches, that it’s the smallest and cheapest iPhone you can currently buy (though it’s not that small). Or — and this is my favorite way to think about it — that it’s an iPhone 8 with the brains and power

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Hashtag Activism, book review: A sign of the times

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Hashtag Activism: Networks of Race and Gender Justice • by Sarah J. Jackson, Moya Bailey, and Brooke Foucault Welles • MIT Push • 296 webpages • ISBN: 978–262-04337-3 • $19.95 / £15.ninety nine

Very last year, an inveterate net observer called 2010 “peak cyber utopia”. That was the year Western social media customers basked smugly in the perception that their technologies experienced liberated a lot of Arab nations from oppressive governments. Considering that then, we have figured out that social media was only 1 of quite a few instruments, not a result in, watched Western democracies undermine their personal democratic

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Yaber Y61 projector hands-on: An ultra-portable, 5,500-lumens home theatre projector Review

The Yaber Y61 is one particular of the smallest projectors that I have witnessed for a even though.

It has a indigenous LED resolution of 1280 x 720p with an factor ratio of 4:three/16:9, and it will aid 1080p. It will project from forty five inches to 200 inches with an ideal sizing of 70 inches. I located that a show sizing better than one hundred inches distorts the output fairly.

In the box, there is a power guide, an HDMI cable, a brief one:three AV cable, and remote command. There is also a smaller lens cloth and an instruction

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Lenovo ThinkBook Plus review: Second E-Ink screen adds an extra dimension Review

Lenovo’s initial ThinkBook, introduced final yr, was a solidly constructed laptop in both 13-inch and fourteen-inch form aspects it wasn’t extremely high-priced, and was billed as a product that could bridge the work/participate in divide — it had the strapline ‘Built for Enterprise, Built for Era Next’. 

This new 13.3-inch ThinkBook As well as retains some of the layout smarts of the previously design, and provides an completely new characteristic — a ten.eight-inch E-Ink display screen constructed into the lid. This can provide details, act as an book reader, and also has interactive factors: you can choose notes and annotate

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Kobo Nia, hands on: A capable competitor for the entry-level Kindle Review

For lots of folks you can find only one particular maker of ebook audience in town. But that’s not the circumstance, and Kobo has been in the industry for a even though. The most up-to-date addition is the entry-level Nia, a 6-inch product that charges £89.99 (inc. VAT)/$99.96. Top of Kobo’s rather comprehensive range is the Forma, which charges £239.99/$249.99.

There is a focused Kobo ebook retail outlet which is not as well populated as Amazon’s guide retail outlet. Still, if new titles and greatest-sellers are your factor, you will almost certainly come across what you will need. Not like

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