Uncomplicated Gadgets For People Who Aren’t Tech-Savvy

Christel Deskins

Updated on Sep 2, 2020. Posted on Aug 29, 2020

You probably won’t even have to teach your mom how to use the PhoneSoap cleaner or the one-click electric lighter.

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A car charger with four ports even the least tech-savvy human can use without a struggle — all you’ll have to do is plug it in and you’ll be ready to roll!


Promising review: “We always fight over whose phone Is gonna get charged when we travel, so I was happy to find out that

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Best website builder for musicians in 2020

Christel Deskins

Best musicians’ website builders

A host of different services will now let you put a website online, quickly and easily, no coding skills required – but if you’re looking for something to show off your talents as a musician then you need a more specific set of features.

Primarily, a way of uploading and sharing your tunes in a simple and secure way, even if it’s just snippets of songs rather than whole tracks or indeed albums.

If you’re a musician for hire then it can be useful to have some kind of booking system in place as well, or at least a contact form. On top of that, there are all the extras you might be interested in, like support for your own domain name or gallery pages to show just how many people came to your last gig.

Here are our picks for the best website builder for

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A 15-Year-Old Gixxer Is Still Faster Than The Most Advanced Modern Superbikes On The Track

Christel Deskins

The ‘K5’ Suzuki GSX-R 1000 was a revised version of the long-standing Gixxer dynasty, with a stellar totally new chassis, a totally new engine, more power, and less weight than the model it replaced. With a wet weight of 201 kg and 147.3 horsepower, it was an instant speed demon. But a decade and a half later it’s surely been beaten as king. I mean, look how far cars have come in 15 years. Leaps and bounds, right?

Ducati’s Panigale V4 S is certainly one of the highest performance superbikes on the market in 2020. It’s got a raucous 1103cc four-cylinder engine producing 186 horsepower to the wheel, and over 200 at the crank! It has perhaps the most advanced electronics suite in the world of motorcycles with mind-boggling traction control, torque delivery, and throttle mapping algorithms. The S model is delivered with semi-dynamic Öhlins dampers, and little downforce-inducing winglets

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Senate bill seeks standard for Philippine internet speed

Christel Deskins

a laptop computer sitting on top of a table: PHL internet speed

PHL internet speed

Several senators have filed a bill seeking to set a minimum standard for internet speed in various parts of the Philippines to ensure better connectivity in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Senate Bill 1831 or the proposed “Better Internet Act,” authored by Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto, Senators Grace Poe, and Manny Pacquiao sets the following minimum download speed that must be delivered by public telecommunications entities and internet service providers to their subscribers:

  • 10 Megabits per second (Mbps) for fixed broadband and 5 Mbps for mobile broadband in highly urbanized cities;
  • 5 Mbps for fixed broadband and 3 Mbps for mobile broadband services in all other cities; and
  • 3 Mbps for fixed broadband and 2 Mbps for mobile broadband services in rural areas.

Providers must be able to comply with these threshold speeds within three years from the proposed measure’s effectivity date.

To protect

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