As discovered by Wario64 on a product listing from Canadian retailer The Source, the box packaging for the Xbox Series X is as chonky as the system itself, with the front facing side focused on a close up of the console's ventilation ports at the top. … [Read more...] about Xbox Series X retail box makes next-gen feel like it’s finally happening
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Poco X3 or Poco X2: Which is a better phone on paper? Check specifications, price and notable features Vivo V20 series to debut in India with Vivo X50-like camera module in October: Report Poco X3 NFC launched with Snapdragon 732G, 64MP quad-camera setup and a 5,160 mAh battery … [Read more...] about Poco M2 launched in India for Rs 10,999; first sale on September 15: Check price and specifications
I plant seeds because I get a buzz from watching green shoots poke through the soil, from looking after them as something precious and vital, protecting them from the pigeons and foxes and clumsy feet that roam the modern city garden, from feeding them and watching them bloom. Cooking with vegetables you have grown gives not only an extraordinary sense of completeness and a simplifying of the food chain, but also the chance to experience a profound respect for an ingredient – something we are unlikely to feel for an item picked up in a "two for the price of one" promotion in a supermarket. It helps us to understand our food and to appreciate its value and, I might even suggest, to develop a certain reverence. … [Read more...] about Nigel Slater on growing and eating your own veg
For a brief moment over the summer, after Columbia announced it would be going virtual, Sarah was sure she’d have to leave New York. COVID 19’s in-person restrictions — namely in New York state, which was struggling significantly with the virus in March and April — led to the Trump administration telling students they’d have to leave the country if they didn’t have in-person classes to attend. It’s not lost on her why that order was quickly rescinded. “International students are considered cash cows. We’re financially useful,” she told me, folding and unfolding her face mask on her lap. “Universities were like, ‘Don’t mess with my bag. We need our international students because we need them to pay full tuition.’” … [Read more...] about At 24, Sarah Is Set To Graduate College — But Will She Have A Place In America?
On Wednesday, two police unions in Manchester, NH that backed Pappas in 2018, endorsed Mowers. In a statement, Mowers said he won't "use our police as a political punching bag like Chris Pappas," continuing his criticism of Pappas' vote to remove qualified immunity, by supporting the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act. Lieutenant Mark Brave, who serves in the Strafford County Sheriff's office and supports Pappas, pointed to past funding the congressman got for "critical training efforts." He added that Pappas is "the only candidate in this race working to help to bridge the gap between our police departments and the communities they serve." Brave himself is running as a Democrat in the Strafford County Sherriff race, and won his primary Tuesday. … [Read more...] about Trump admits downplaying virus, but told Woodward it was “deadly”
Artist Molly Tuttle was the first woman to win the International Bluegrass Music Association's Guitar Player of the Year for two years in a row. She stunned listeners with last year's genre-defying solo debut "When You're Ready" and her subsequent live shows. Her new album includes covers of songs by The Rolling Stones, Grateful Dead, Rancid, The National, Harry Styles, and others. … [Read more...] about 100 Albums Released in 2020 to Put on Your Radar