Data storage is cheaper per gigabyte than ever, so if you’re not too keen on trusting your digital goodies to an online cloud storage service (which is just someone else’s computer, if we’re being honest), then an external hard drive is what you need. Today’s external HDDs are speedy, reliable, and come in pretty much all shapes and sizes, from large desktop RAID arrays to pocket-sized portable SSDs. Whatever you’re looking for, though, we’ve got it right here in this complete roundup of the best cheap external hard drive deals of the month: Today’s best external hard drive deals PNY Elite 480GB USB 3.0 Portable SSD — $65 , was $158 LaCie Rugged Mini 1TB Portable External Hard Drive — $70 , was $80 SanDisk Extreme 500GB Portable SSD — $90 , was $150 Western Digital Elements 4TB External Hard Drive — $90 , was $100 Western Digital Easystore 4TB External Portable Hard Drive — $90 , was $150 Seagate One Touch 4TB Portable External Hard Drive … [Read more...] about Best cheap external hard drive deals for April 2021
Samsung is fresh off the launch of new Windows 10 devices at its Galaxy Unpacked event , and the Galaxy Book Pro and the Galaxy Book Pro 360 are two very intriguing devices, to say the least. They both bring vibrant AMOLED displays as well as Intel’s new 11th-generation processors to the table and seek to shake up the always-expanding market of Windows 10 devices. However, aside from the natural 2-in-1 versus laptop comparisons, you might be wondering how the two compare to each other. That’s what we’re here for, and today, we’ll look at the two devices for you, peeking closer at their price, performance, design, and everything else that’s different between them. Price When it comes to buying a premium Windows device, price is always what comes first. In this area, the Galaxy Book Pro and Galaxy Book Pro 360 are neck and neck. Both are expensive ventures, though the Galaxy Book Pro is the cheaper option starting out. Pricing on the Galaxy Book Pro, which is a clamshell … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy Book Pro vs. Galaxy Book Pro 360: All the differences
advertisement advertisement advertisement It’s been a brutal year for American families, but in the long run, the pandemic may be a turning point away from two generations of American families crushed by childcare and education bills. Hallelujah. advertisement advertisement President Biden will formally unveil his American Families Plan in a speech to Congress this evening, and his proposal includes keeping parts of the March American Rescue Plan in action long-term. It’s a smart strategy: Voters will not be keen on relinquishing benefits they’ve grown accustomed to this spring. Here’s what’s staying and what’s not: Child Tax Credit Biden’s new plan extends the child tax credit through 2025. Parents who earn up to $75,000 as individuals or $150,000 as couples would receive $3,000 for children ages 6-17 and $3,600 for children under age 6. The credit is paid as a monthly payment from the Internal Revenue Service. It … [Read more...] about Stimulus update: Which payments and benefits are going to be made permanent in Biden’s plan?
advertisement advertisement advertisement Working from home and embracing new technology can set up some embarrassing situations. From being interrupted on video conferences by family members to unknowingly enabling a cat filter, expect the unexpected. The best way to professionally handle awkward situations is to roll with them, says Peggy Caruso, author of Take the First Shot: Strategies to Fire You Up and Change Your Life . advertisement advertisement Caruso recently encountered an awkward situation during a two-hour online book launch event. Twenty minutes in, her screen went blank. “I was used to live events and had learned everything I could learn to prepare,” she recalls. “The audience could see me, but I couldn’t see anything on the screen. I also had guests who were coming on. Rather than panic, I kept going.” Tara Lilien, chief talent officer at Peppercomm, a strategic communications firm, also experienced an … [Read more...] about How to professionally handle an awkward Zoom interruption
New York Post reporter Laura Italiano said she resigned from the newspaper after it was forced to correct a story about Vice President Kamala Harris’s children’s book being given to children at a border holding facility. The NY Post originally alleged that migrant children were being gifted Harris’s book in a welcome kit. The claim was eventually fact-checked by The Washington Post, which cited a spokesman for the city of Long Beach who said one copy of Harris’s book “Superheroes Are Everywhere” was donated by someone in the community. “Unaccompanied migrant kids brought from the U.S.-Mexico border to a new shelter in Long Beach, Calif., will be given a copy of her 2019 children’s book, ‘Superheroes are Everywhere,’ in their welcome kits,” the NY Post first claimed according to WaPo. (RELATED: Kamala Harris Says Demands For Her To Visit Border Are ‘Political Games’) The NY Post was forced to edit its article and issue an editor’s note noting that “the original version … [Read more...] about NY Post Reporter Resigns After Retraction Of Kamala Harris Book Story