October 19, 2018

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Snapdragon 700 brings AI acceleration to lower-cost phones

By Jon Fingas From engadget Qualcomm wants to bridge the gap between high-end and budget devices. There’s long been a conspicuous feature gap between Qualcomm’s mobile processors: You typically have to choose between a do-it-all beast like theSnapdragon 845 or settle for the good-enough features of midrange parts like the Snapdragon 600 series. The company […]

Nigel Barker on planning family trips and taking better vacation photos [after Cayman Islands trip]

By Charles Thorp From Men’s Journal Nigel Barker may be famous for shooting models for magazine spreads, but his personal favorite subjects to photograph are his family on one of their many adventures together. Recently the crew returned from a weeklong excursion to the Grand Cayman, spending time with the native wildlife and eating the […]

Caribbean tribe believed extinct is right here among us

By ROBBY BERMAN From Big Think When Columbus arrived, the Caribbean islands were populated by people known now as the “Taino.” Most likely they were descendants of the Arawaks of South America, and Taino was actually just their language — at the time, they were known as Lucayans locally in the Bahamas, Greater Antilles, and […]

UFO ‘evidence’: Recordings reveal air traffic control’s confusion at strange craft over Oregon

By Jamie Seidel | news.com.au From Fox News According to data from the National UFO Reporting Center, UFO sightings around the world have reached an all-time high. Statistics show individuals in the US are more likely to witness a UFO Unlike most UFO stories, this one appears to have substance. On October 25, 2017, a […]

Cayman Islands: Anthony Bourdain on Donald Trump, the #metoo movement, and the most disgusting thing he ever ate

By Chris Dwyer From South China Morning Post TV presenter and author criticises the US President for his ‘stupidity, lack of curiosity and laziness’, damns those who do not report sexual misconduct in the workplace, and fears for his taste buds after eating fermented shark Maybe the perfect Cayman Islands weather helps, but looking at […]

Gadget of the week

8 of our favorite gadgets for your daily commute #1 By Brandt Ranj, Insider Picks The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Each day, millions of people (myself included) spend an hour or two commuting. […]

Regular people go undercover in jail

Regular people went undercover in an Atlanta jail as part of an experiment — and found one of the scariest aspects of life behind bars comes from the guards By Mark Abadi, From Business Insider IMAGE: Andrew, an undercover inmate on “60 Days In.” A&E On A&E’s “60 Days In,” nine law-abiding citizens went undercover […]

These AirPods knockoffs also copy Apple’s charging case – for half the price of real AirPods

By Maren Estrada From BGR If you love the idea of AirPods but you’re not overly thrilled at the thought of parting with $159 to score a pair, we’ve got another option for you to check out. The Hiemao Wireless Earbuds are similar to Apple’s cord-free earbuds in both design and function. In other words, […]

Cotton swabs: Major cause of eardrum perforations

From Newsmax A sampling of U.S. emergency department records confirms that sticking anything smaller than your elbow in your ear is a good way to puncture an eardrum.About 66 percent of patients treated for traumatic tympanic membrane perforations had hurt themselves by sticking “instruments,” in their ears, and nearly half of these cases involved cotton-tipped […]

Island Time in the Cayman Islands

By Victoria Abbot Riccardi Over the years, the Cayman Islands made headlines as tax havens for celebrities, politicians and business magnates. However, these coral outcrops, consisting of Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac and Little Cayman, have other valuable assets, including superb snorkeling, average year-round temperatures of 75–80 degrees and miles of sugar-white beaches spilling into aquamarine […]