Dozens at Facebook Unite to Challenge Its ‘Intolerant’ Liberal Culture

Dozens at Facebook Unite to Challenge Its ‘Intolerant’ Liberal Culture ImageFacebook’s chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, told Congress this year that he wanted the company to “be a platform for all ideas.”CreditCreditTom Brenner/The New York Times By Kate Conger and Sheera Frenkel Aug. 28, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO — The post went up quietly on Facebook’s internal […]


Intel’s new Core processors enable 16-hour battery life for skinny fanless laptops

Intel is launching a new batch of 8th Gen Intel Core processors, fueling new line-ups of fanless laptops with at least 16 hours of battery life. The new U-series (formerly code-named Whiskey Lake) and Y-series processors (Amber Lake) are designed for thin-and-light laptops and laptop-tablet combos, or 2-in-1 laptops. The laptops have twice the performance […]

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Dell tempts Pixelbook lovers with premium, $599 Inspiron Chromebook 14

The new Inspiron Chromebook is the first premium Chrome OS device from Dell. Valentina Palladino It’s a convertible with an 14-inch FHD touchscreen. Valentina Palladino The Chromebook’s full-sized keyboard and trackpad. Valentina Palladino The chassis hides an included active pen. Valentina Palladino Dell’s Inspiron Chromebook starts at $ 599. Valentina Palladino Dell added a new […]


Dell’s new Inspiron 2-in-1 PCs, premium Inspiron 2-in-1 Chromebook debut at IFA

Dell headed to the IFA 2018 convention in Berlin with lots of new products in tow, including new 2-in-1 devices under the Inspiron 7000 and 5000 brands. The company also introduced a new Inspiron-branded 2-in-1 based on Google’s Chrome OS platform. All three families stem from eighth-generation Intel Core processors, while some include additional discrete GeForce […]


Conservative Facebook employees are organizing to attack the liberal company's 'intolerant' culture

REUTERS/Leah MilliFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Conservative Facebook employees are reportedly complaining internally about the company’s “intolerant” liberal culture. According to The New York Times, more than 100 have joined the internal group “FB’ers for Political Diversity.” Facebook has grappled with dissenting conservative employees before, and banned an anonymous group used by them in 2016. More […]


The best printers of 2018

Although writing and photography, like so much of life, have largely gone digital, there’s still something useful (pleasant, even) about holding physical, tangible pages in one’s hands. So printers still have a place in the modern world. Whether you need to print out a set of reports for an upcoming business meeting, or you want […]