If you’re a voracious reader and you like to travel, then an ebook reader is the ideal device for you. Many of the best ebook readers are made by Amazon, but working out which model to go for is easier said than done. Much depends on what features you crave. Should you push the boat out and go for the top of the line Kindle Oasis, or save yourself some cash to buy more books with and opt for the more affordable Kindle Paperwhite? Read on to find out how the two compare and which is right for you. Specs Kindle Oasis (2017) Kindle Paperwhite (2018) Size 159 × 141 × 3.4-8.4mm (6.3 × 5.6 × 0.13-0.33 inches) 167 × 116 × 8.18mm (6.6 × 4.6 × 0.3 inches) Weight 194 grams (6.8 ounces) 182 grams (6.41 ounces) Screen size 7-inch 6-inch Screen resolution 1680 × 1264 pixels (300 pixels per inch) 1448 × 1072 pixels (300 pixels per inch) Storage space 8GB or 32GB 8GB or 32GB MicroSD card slot No No Bluetooth Yes Yes Ports … [Read more...] about Amazon Kindle Oasis vs. Kindle Paperwhite: Which ebook reader is best for you?
If you’re looking to pick up a cheap ebook reader to take on vacation or as your daily driver, then there are several options. Most of the top ebook readers are made by Amazon, but it can be tricky to identify the right model for you. If you have a limited budget then the latest Amazon Kindle is sure to figure on your shortlist, but it may be worth stretching that budget just a little further to secure a Kindle Paperwhite. We break down all the differences between these two devices and pick a winner in each category, so read on to find out which Kindle will suit you best. Specs Kindle (2019) Kindle Paperwhite (2018) Size 160 × 113 × 8.7 mm (6.3 × 4.5 × 0.34 inches) 167 × 116 × 8.18 mm (6.6 × 4.6 × 0.3 inches) Weight 174 grams (6.1 ounces) 182 grams (6.41 ounces) Screen size 6-inch 6-inch Screen resolution 800 × 600 pixels (167 pixels per inch) 1,448 × 1,072 pixels (300 pixels per inch) Storage space 4GB 8GB or … [Read more...] about Amazon Kindle vs. Kindle Paperwhite: Battle of the budget ebook readers
2019 Infiniti QX50 first drive “With the 2019 QX50, Infiniti is venturing deeper into the heart of the luxury market.” Artful, high-quality cabin Smooth, quiet ride Class-leading efficiency Breakthrough engine feels refined Striking exterior design Detached driving dynamics Dated, unintuitive infotainment No Apple CarPlay, Android Auto When it comes to technology, the packaging can be as important as the gadgetry itself. Apple discovered this truth early on with its computing and smartphone products — it’s part of the reason why the company can now charge $1,000 for a phone. But consumer tech isn’t the only place for a clever container. The VC engine is a key differentiator within the premium compact SUV segment. For 20 years, Infiniti’s engineers developed a revolutionary engine technology that would tailor an internal combustion powertrain for efficiency or performance — on demand. Finally, … [Read more...] about 2019 Infiniti QX50 first drive review
SimpliSafe Smart Lock Review: Gorgeous, and easy to install Score Details DT Recommended Product “The SimpliSafe Smart Lock is good looking and smart at the same time.” Gorgeous, modern looking design Easy to install Affordable pricing Auto-lock kicks in if you forget Tied down to SimpliSafe's security Light in features versus other locks SimpliSafe was founded on the premise of home security made simple, a solution that doesn’t require professional installation, nor is it attached with convoluted prices. Instead, it’s a DIY option that offers the same peace of mind as a traditional system — only you set it up yourself. While SimpliSafe’s portfolio of connected home gadgets has continually grown — the company now produces carbon monoxide detectors and a video doorbell camera, among other things — it’s just now that we’re getting a smart lock that’s compatible … [Read more...] about SimpliSafe Smart Lock Review: Gorgeous, and easy to install
Obviously you know just by looking outside that winter is here. With that most unwelcome frigid air comes a whole host of unique driving challenges. We love snowball fights and ice skating just as much as anyone, but winter conditions can prove treacherous if you’re on the road. With these tips, however, you’ll be able to maximize your chances of staying safe on the snowy streets. Further reading How to winterize your car How to drive in the snow Best cars for the snow The following tips will focus on the correct way to drive in slippery conditions, what supplies you should have on hand, and ways you can make your trip a little easier. There’s still a lot of winter left, so pour yourself some cocoa and let’s get to it. Wear the right shoes When it starts to snow, the first thing most people should do is fit their car with winter tires, studded tires, or tires fitted with chains (and for good reason). A good set of tires can mean the difference … [Read more...] about Survive the slippery, snowy streets with these winter driving tips