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Instagram lets you see what it thinks you like, and the results are bizarre

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Most of my Instagram ads make sense, even if it’s a depressing kind of sense. (I am served a lot of ads for Tums.) But there are a few that, for the life of me, I cannot figure out. Why is Instagram so invested in me purchasing fishing lures? I have not been fishing in many years.

Turns out, Instagram assembles a list of all the things that it thinks you like — based on the data it’s pulled from you, of course. It’s nothing new, but it is enjoying a brief moment in the spotlight after…

12 roommate stories that’ll make you wish you lived alone

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What is the purpose of a roommate, if not to eat the rest of your OREOs when you’re not looking?

Technically, roommates aid in taking some of the financial burden that comes with renting a living space. But at what cost? If they’re going to make life a living hell by trashing the space or sending paragraph-long texts about the air conditioning, is it really worth it? 

We’ll leave that for you (or your rent) to decide. These 13 tales of roommate drama are harrowing. Proceed at your own…

U.K. study finds cocaine-contaminated shrimp

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A study published in the “Environment International” recently looked at the exposure of freshwater shrimp to different micro-pollutants. Samples were pulled from 15 locations across Suffolk, with all testing positive for cocaine. Read more…

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Best TV deals this weekend: Save on Vizio and LG, plus Samsung TVs in almost every size

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There is way too much good stuff on TV right now to still be watching something under 1080p. Even if the numbers mean nothing to you, we’re sure you noitice it when you can see each individual pixel as the colors change — or when you can’t see shit in Game of Thrones. (The cinematographer says it’s on you to get a better TV.) 

Whether you’re watching GoT, knocking out a summer watch list, or just waiting to see what comes to Netflix and Hulu this month, a new TV will make all the…

Best TV deals this weekend: Save on Vizio and LG, plus Samsung TVs in almost every size

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There is way too much good stuff on TV right now to still be watching something under 1080p. Even if the numbers mean nothing to you, we’re sure you noitice it when you can see each individual pixel as the colors change — or when you can’t see shit in Game of Thrones. (The cinematographer says it’s on you to get a better TV.) 

Whether you’re watching GoT, knocking out a summer watch list, or just waiting to see what comes to Netflix and Hulu this month, a new TV will make all the…

Best TV deals this weekend: Save on Vizio and LG, plus Samsung TVs in almost every size

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There is way too much good stuff on TV right now to still be watching something under 1080p. Even if the numbers mean nothing to you, we’re sure you noitice it when you can see each individual pixel as the colors change — or when you can’t see shit in Game of Thrones. (The cinematographer says it’s on you to get a better TV.) 

Whether you’re watching GoT, knocking out a summer watch list, or just waiting to see what comes to Netflix and Hulu this month, a new TV will make all the…

Best TV deals this weekend: Save on Vizio and LG, plus Samsung TVs in almost every size

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There is way too much good stuff on TV right now to still be watching something under 1080p. Even if the numbers mean nothing to you, we’re sure you noitice it when you can see each individual pixel as the colors change — or when you can’t see shit in Game of Thrones. (The cinematographer says it’s on you to get a better TV.) 

Whether you’re watching GoT, knocking out a summer watch list, or just waiting to see what comes to Netflix and Hulu this month, a new TV will make all the…

Best TV deals this weekend: Save on Vizio and LG, plus Samsung TVs in almost every size

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There is way too much good stuff on TV right now to still be watching something under 1080p. Even if the numbers mean nothing to you, we’re sure you noitice it when you can see each individual pixel as the colors change — or when you can’t see shit in Game of Thrones. (The cinematographer says it’s on you to get a better TV.) 

Whether you’re watching GoT, knocking out a summer watch list, or just waiting to see what comes to Netflix and Hulu this month, a new TV will make all the…

Chinese ride-hailing company buys Times Square billboards to shame Tesla

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A popular Chinese ride-hailing company that only offers high-end electric vehicles is fed up with Tesla.

IUnicorn, also known as Shenma Zhuanche, expressed its annoyance with the electric carmaker last week when it revealed Times Square billboards that were directed at Tesla — all of which publicly shame the company for delivering faulty vehicles.

On IUnicorn’s Weibo page, the company shared its  new campaign calling out Tesla for bad quality control in China. It also rolled out several…

The 2019 iPad Air is only $579.99 at Best Buy — $200 less than at Apple’s site

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Since the iPad Pro and super affordable $329 iPad made their debut, it seems like the poor iPad Air has been swept under the rug.

You know, the thing that happened to every other kitchen appliance when the Instant Pot came out.

The iPad Air finally reclaimed its place in the spotlight in late March 2019, when Apple announced the jump to a 10.5-inch screen (among other improvements).

If you’ve been in the market for an iPad and…