How Trump's decision to call for a special master to review the Mar-a-Lago documents may have backfired on him

Aug 31, 2022

Trump's bid to have a special master review Mar-a-Lago documents appears to have backfired.  His request invited more legal scrutiny, which allowed the DOJ to release damaging information to the public. Legal experts also questioned the executive-privilege argument he made to justify a special master.  Loading Something is loading. When a federal judge on Saturday signaled her willingness to let a special master review the documents the FBI took from Mar-a-Lago, some in Donald ...read more

Crypt of the NecroDancer gets standalone rhythm game spin-off

Aug 31, 2022

Brace yourself for the rift. Crypt of the NecroDancer is getting a new standalone rhythm game spin-off. Last month developer Brace Yourself Games updated its game for the first time in five years and teased that something new was on the way. And now we know: Rift of the NecroDancer, available to wishlist now on Steam. Rift of the NecroDancer Reveal Trailer "The NecroDancer's back in a brand new rhythm game spinoff, featuring a whole new look, modern setting, and soundt ...read more

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: August 31, 2022 | Rates steady

Aug 31, 2022

Mortgage rates are no longer spiking, though they remain elevated. Rates started rising last week in anticipation of Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell's Aug. 26 speech in Jackson Hole. The Fed has been raising the federal funds rate to try to slow inflation, and there are signs that its efforts are working. But even as inflation decelerates, prices are still rising faster than the Fed would like, which means more rate hikes are on the way. In his speech, Powell affirmed that the central bank ...read more

Dead by Daylight: Resident Evil: Project W — perk process explained

Aug 31, 2022

The iconic trench-coat sporting antagonist Albert Wesker, feared (and respected) by Resident Evil players worldwide. The dexterous and enigmatic Ada Wong, whose survival skills make her a valuable ally – provided interests remain aligned. The S.T.A.R.S. Field Medic Rebecca Chambers, whose medical brilliance keeps teammates alive and inspired.  Every character comes with 3 unique perks, which must remain thematically appropriate and engaging from a gameplay standpoint. It’s a meticulous pro ...read more

How To Check Your Macbook's Battery Health

Aug 31, 2022

Nanain/Shutterstock By Rob Rich /Aug. 31, 2022 9:38 am EDT If you've owned a MacBook, at some point, you're likely going to deal with issues of battery degradation. The longer you use electronics, the greater the chances are of it happening. Once your battery starts to go, it'll get count down to 0% faster, and by extension, require charging more often. There's no way to prevent your MacBook's battery from burning itself out, and while perpetual energy is theoretically poss ...read more

Goldman Sachs' Marcus has halted aggressive hiring plans as it mulls a sharp pivot in its consumer-banking ambitions

Aug 31, 2022

Goldman Sachs' consumer-banking unit Marcus has halted hiring plans — at least for back-end roles like engineering, design, and product gigs — and has no plans to use recruiters through the end of this year, a person familiar with Marcus' hiring ambitions told me. Goldman Sachs executives are concerned that too much money is being spent on Marcus. David Solomon, the bank's chief executive, now faces the difficult decision over what is next for the consumer-banking unit. Insider's Dakin Cam ...read more

NBA 2K23 has "all-new ways to play in MyTEAM"

Aug 31, 2022

Plus the annual $250,000 MyTEAM Unlimited tournament is back. 2K / Visual Concepts NBA 2K23 has "all-new ways to play in MyTEAM", including Triple threat Online: Co-op and Clutch Time single player, as well as the ability to remove contracts. 2K also confirmed that the annual $250,000 MyTEAM Unlimited tournament is back this year, too, with two tracks: one for last-gen consoles, and another for PS5 and Xbox Series X/S consoles. NBA 2K23: Experience the Jordan Challenge. Tr ...read more

Pixel 6 Pro Gets $284 Discount at Amazon, Pixel 6 is $130 Off

Aug 31, 2022

We may earn a commission when you click links to retailers and purchase goods. More info. The deals aren’t stopping today, friends, because Amazon’s Android Days event has some of the best prices on phones we have ever seen. Up next, we have Pixel 6 deals that are as good as we’ll probably get and I can’t imagine they’ll remain in stock for long. For Pixel 6 Pro fans, you can grab the 128GB model for as little as $616. As a $900 phone, yes, that’s a $284 discount. That ...read more

Twitter Circle Gets Wider Release on Android for a More Intimate Tweeting Experience

Aug 31, 2022

Tim August 30, 2022 We may earn a commission when you click links to retailers and purchase goods. More info. Does everyone remember the story of the lady who tweeted something, got on an airplane, and then by the time she landed at her destination she was fired from her job for the tweet? Yeah, that likely wouldn’t have happened if she had used Twitter Circle, a feature that has been in testing for a few months on Twitter, now making its way out to all users on Android an ...read more

These US airlines have lost or mishandled the most luggage so far this year

Aug 31, 2022

Airlines have lost thousands of bags this summer, forcing passengers to spend their vacations empty-handed. Department of Transportation data shows which airlines are most and least likely to mishandle luggage. American Airlines and Republic Airways have had the worst performance so far this year. Loading Something is loading. Travel this summer has been characterized by chaos, from soaring gas prices making road trips more expensive to understaffed cruise ships shutting restaura ...read more