The new iPad mini is already my favorite

The iPhone 13 may be destined to be Apple’s big seller, but it’s the new iPad mini 6th Generation that arguably stole the most hearts during the big unveil event a couple of weeks ago. For a while, it seemed like the Cupertino firm had forgotten all about the iPad mini, which had gone for…

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Our Favorite Canned Drinks for Every Possible Social Situation

Okay, yes, it’s August, but summer isn’t over yet. You’ll have to pry it out of our sweaty, mosquito bite-ridden hands. We’ve been keeping our ovens off and hanging out in the shade, and, like everyone and their literal mother it seems, drinking booze out of cans.The Cool Drinks Economy is inflated with canned beverages…

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Our Favorite Sun Protection Clothes for Everyday Wear

The sun is a death laser and it’s trying to destroy your skin. This is a condition of living on planet Earth, and most of us don’t do enough to protect ourselves. Yes, you should wear sunscreen every day, even if it’s overcast. And yes, you should seek shade whenever you can. But cowering under…

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My favorite Martian image: Helicopter scouts ridge area for Perseverance

This 3D view of geologic feature the Mars Perseverance rover team calls “Raised Ridges” was generated from data collected by Ingenuity during its 10th flight at Mars, on July 24, 2021. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Ask any space explorer, and they’ll have a favorite photo or two from their mission. For Kevin Hand, a scientist at NASA’s…

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Favorite Nintendo 64 games and reassessing Metroid: Other M | Last of the Nintendogs 004

Jeff Grubb@jeffgrubb July 27, 2021 3:16 PM All the sessions from Transform 2021 are available on-demand now. Watch now. On this episode of Last of the Nintendogs, the crew talks about their favorite Nintendo 64 games. And the hype for Metroid: Dread has GamesBeat editor Jeff Grubb going back to try Metroid: Other M once…

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Juicy past of favorite Okinawan fruit revealed

Shiikuwasha have an important commercial value in Okinawa and are used to create many different products. Within Okinawa, Oogimi and Katsuyama are the biggest citrus productive area in Okinawa. This image shows products from Oogimi. Credit: Hidekazu Sumi Citrus fruits from the mandarin family are popular throughout the world for their tasty and healthy characteristics.…

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‘Favorite time during the week’ — Congressional Hits and Misses

“A lot of legends begin in bars in Alaska,” said Sen. Dan Sullivan during his Alaskan of the week monologue. Meanwhile, Rep. Sean Casten staked his claim on hot FERC summer and Tom Brady may identify with the presidential election.[Olivia Rodrigo, Miller Lite and cans of worms — Congressional Hits and Misses]

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How to Find Your Favorite Foreign Snacks In the US

Photo: Muhammad Qadri Anwar (Shutterstock)You probably remember the tastiest snack you’ve ever had, whether you grabbed it at a standard American gas station or a friend’s mom served it up when you were a teen. Most of the time, you can just go out and buy your favorite treat whenever you want. But what about…

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Our Favorite Dog Treats

Your fur baby deserves tasty (and healthy!) treats, too.When we adopted our pup, Pidgin (pictured above, in all her cuteness, waiting for a treat), in December, we immediately raced to the closest pet supply store to buy all the necessities: a bed, ALL of the toys, a collar, etc etc.  But when we got to…

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5 of Our Favorite Mattresses Are on Sale for July 4th

July 4th weekend is upon us and with a long weekend ahead, now is the perfect time to upgrade your mattress. Tons of mattress companies are having great sales already, but to help you parse through the deals, we’ve narrowed things down a bit. These are our favorite mattresses, and the best deals to be…