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Tim Cook Says Pandemic Boosting Contactless Payment Adoption in United States

During today's earnings call covering the fourth quarter of 2020, Apple CEO Tim Cook was asked about Apple's payment services, where he said that contactless payment usage could see growth in the United States due to the pandemic, where people are aiming to use cash less and less. As you can imagine in this environment, people are less wont to hand over a card. Contactless payment has taken on a different level of adoption and I don't think we'll go back. The United States has been lagging in c...
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Apple beats revenue expectations for Q4 even without help from the iPhone 12

Karl Mondon/Digital First Media/The Mercury News via Getty Images Apple beat revenue expectations for its fiscal fourth quarter even without the boost it typically gets from early sales of its new iPhones.  Analysts will be looking for any clues about how the iPhone 12 is performing during the company's earnings call. First weekend iPhone sales usually give the company a boost in the September quarter earnings, but the iPhone 12 launched later than usual because of the COVID-19 pandemic, ...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Cook, Mac, Trends, Tech, Markets, Tim Cook, Michael Murray, RBC Capital Markets, Robert Muller, Tech Insider, Getty Images Apple, Lisa Eadicicco, Apple earnings, Iphone 12


Apple CEO Tim Cook 'Optimistic' About iPhone 12 Sales, Early Data 'Quite Good'

Apple's iPhone 12 lineup launched too late to be included in the Q4 earnings results being shared today, but Apple CEO Tim Cook today said in an interview with CNBC that he's "optimistic" about Apple's ‌iPhone 12‌ sales because of 5G support, carrier promotions, and a loyal install base. According to Cook, initial data points on ‌iPhone 12‌ sales are "really quite good." ‌iPhone 12‌ sales will be included in Apple's Q1 2021 earnings results rather than this quarter, but Apple declined to pro...
Tags: Apple, Cook, Featured, China, Tim Cook, Cnbc, Iphone 12, iPhone 12 Pro


Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'More Exciting Things' in Store For This Year

During today's earnings call for the fourth fiscal quarter of 2020 (third calendar quarter), Cook said that while he doesn't want to give too much away, "this year has a few more exciting things in store." Cook is likely speaking about the Apple Silicon Macs, as Apple has previously said the first ‌Apple Silicon‌ Mac will be coming before the end of 2020. There are rumors of a third fall event coming in November, which would likely be Mac focused. There are also other possible products that...
Tags: Apple, Cook, Mac, Tim Cook, Earnings, Apple Macs, Apple Silicon, Apple Silicon Macs as Apple


Perogy Pizza

As always, you won’t find a long, detailed, story ahead of a recipe post on my site (it drives me crazy when you need to scroll forever to find the recipe….whyyyyyy?) So, here it is! Delicious, make-at-home perogy pizza at a fraction of the cost of the restaurant version! Enjoy! Print Perogy Pizza Ingredients 1 pizza crust store bought or home made 4 russet baking potatoes (peeled, and sliced thin) 2 tsp garlic powder di...
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Recipes: Blood oranges are almost in season — make these 3 dishes with them

It looked like tomato juice. But one sip sent my taste buds on a glorious rocket ride, the bright-but-sweetish flavor of citrus melding with fresh raspberries. That long-ago breakfast at the Cipriani Hotel in Venice, Italy, gave me my first taste of blood oranges. I’ve been smitten ever since. Blood oranges have been popular in Italy and Spain for centuries. Over the last few decades more and more domestic growers have been cultivating them. The U.S. crop is usually available from late November ...
Tags: Cook, Spain, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Italy, Recipes, Bloody Mary, Venice Italy, Melissa, Cathy Thomas, CARA CARA, Cathy Thomas Wiley, Curt Norris, Nick Koon Yield, Restaurants Food and Drink


SPC MD 1763

MD 1763 CONCERNING WINTER MIXED PRECIPITATION FOR WEST TEXAS...WESTERN OKLAHOMA...AND SOUTHWESTERN KANSAS Mesoscale Discussion 1763 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0820 PM CDT Tue Oct 27 2020 Areas affected...west Texas...western Oklahoma...and southwestern Kansas Concerning...Winter mixed precipitation Valid 280120Z - 280715Z SUMMARY...A band of mixed winter precipitation has organized in the Texas South Plains and will spread northward/northeastward over the next several h...
Tags: Weather, Texas, Cook, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma Panhandle, Texas South Plains, Kansas Heavier


The best kitchen knives

Sharp knives of different shapes and sizes are essential tools for cooks.Having the right type of knife — a chef's, paring, or utility knife, for example — makes it easier to tackle specific culinary tasks.For excellent quality and performance, we recommend the sturdy German-made Wüsthof Classic 8-inch Cook's Knife. It makes light work of chopping, slicing, dicing, mincing, and more.See also: The best knife sets you can buy.Sign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for more buying advice an...
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SPC MD 1758

MD 1758 CONCERNING WINTER MIXED PRECIPITATION FOR PORTIONS OF WEST TEXAS AND FAR WESTERN OKLAHOMA Mesoscale Discussion 1758 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 1222 AM CDT Tue Oct 27 2020 Areas affected...portions of west Texas and far western Oklahoma Concerning...Winter mixed precipitation Valid 270522Z - 271115Z SUMMARY...Forcing for ascent will gradually overspread the discussion area from west to east, resulting in a broad area of icing through 11Z Tuesday. DISCUSSION...At...
Tags: Weather, Texas, Cook, Oklahoma, Norman, Abilene, Midland, ALTUS


‘Blindsided and heartbroken.’ Mood of restaurant, bar owners dismal as COVID restrictions are back in suburban Cook

Suburban Cook County will soon join other communities living under stricter measures intended to slow the latest COVID-19 surge, Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Monday, much to the dismay of bar and restaurant owners who have already endured a dismal year.
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‘Blindsided and heartbroken.’ Mood of restaurant, bar owners dismal as COVID rules are rolled back in suburban Cook

Suburban Cook County will soon join other communities living under stricter measures intended to slow the latest COVID-19 surge, Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Monday, much to the dismay of bar and restaurant owners who have already endured a dismal year.
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All Jacked Up

Gather ’round the campfire and pull your loved ones in close. It’s time for a ghost story more haunting than the Winchester Mystery House, more frightful than Frankenstein, and more bewitching than the lovely ladies of Salem. I’m talking about the tale of Stingy Jack. Naysayers may call it a myth, but legend has it that Stingy Jack was classic con artist, scraping by on someone else’s dollar while swindling his way into another man’s coin purse. He was already a man on the fringes of society, ma...
Tags: Food, Sweet, Halloween, Cook, Earth, Salem, Baking, Pie, Jack, Dessert, Pumpkin, Vegan, Devil, Coconut Oil, Pastry, Frankenstein


Recipe: These stuffed bell peppers blend sweet and tart flavors

There is something very alluring about edible containers, especially if they are bright red, green or yellow skinned bell peppers. This delectable vegetarian version of stuffed bell peppers offers a hearty blend of sweet and tart flavors, supplementing the rice filling with ingredients such as raisins, lemon zest and pine nuts. Green bells have the strongest flavor profile, a grassy herbal quality that teams with a gentle spicy finish. Red bells are sweeter than green, with only a smidgen of her...
Tags: Cook, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Recipes, Meyer, Melissa, Cathy Thomas, Cathy Thomas Wiley, Restaurants Food and Drink


Guraburu! Sporadically Comedic & Full of Breast Envy

Granblue Fantasy’s anime spinoff Guraburu! has entertained its demographic with its onslaught of sporadic humor as the third episode introduces Lily and features some cooking, explosions, and breast envy. Omake:
Tags: Comedy, Cook, Parody, Fantasy, Anime, Lily, Moe, Oppai, Image Gallery, Adaptations, Granblue Fantasy, Cygames, Guraburu, DMM.futureworks, W-Toon Studio


Cook's Book Kitchen Scale

Serious about baking? On a diet requiring exact amounts of certain foods? Or maybe there's a precision coffee fanatic in the house? You need a kitchen scale, but not the counter space-hogging kind that's too fragile to store in the cupboard. This genius design is the solution. It has all the normal features (weighs food in either grams or ounces, with a tare feature to subtract the container's weight), but the genius part? Between chef sessions, store it with your cookbooks in its hardback book ...
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Apple's iPhone 12 is here, but 5G still needs to catch up

Apple CEO Tim Cook unveiled the 5G iPhone 12 earlier this week. Apple Apple's iPhone 12, which launches on Friday, marks the company's first smartphones to come with 5G. While it's an important step for the iPhone, 5G support alone isn't enough of a reason to upgrade. The fastest 5G networks operate at a short range and are only found in very limited areas around the US. But bringing 5G to the iPhone 12 ensures that the phone will remain relevant in the future as 5G networks develop over t...
Tags: Apple, Verizon, Cook, Instagram, Washington, US, Samsung, Los Angeles, Trends, Tech, Indianapolis, Smartphones, Analysis, United States, Tim Cook, Smith


Supernatural Supper

Night slowly descended and glowing orange lights flickered on as the witching hour drew nearer. We donned capes and pointed hats, impractically sloped heels and brittle broom sticks, preparing to take the town by storm. It was Halloween night, better than Christmas Eve in my young mind’s eye, and it was almost time for the show to begin. Untold treasures awaited at every turn, the thrill of the hunt pushing caravans of candy-crazed children deeper into the bowels of the city, seeking a sugar hig...
Tags: Food, Autumn, Halloween, Cook, Pizza, Recipe, Baking, Dinner, Pumpkin, Vegan, Seasonal, Yeast, Spice Lab, Ground Black Pepper, Baking / Cooking, Tablespoon Olive Oil


Finance of America CEO Describes Why Going Public is the Right Move

Finance of America Companies, parent to leading reverse mortgage lender Finance of America Reverse (FAR), will be making an initial public offering (IPO) with a valuation of $1.9 billion, upon a merger with a special-purpose acquisition company (SPAC). The public route being taken by Finance of America is because of the company’s investors, while the pandemic has given all of the companies under the Finance of America umbrella the opportunity to prove the resiliency of the larger organization’s ...
Tags: Cook, Featured, Finance, Ipo, Right Move, SPAC, FAR, Lenders, Centerbridge, Finance of America Reverse, Finance of America Reverse FAR, Finance of America, Chinh Chu, Kristen Sieffert, Sieffert, National Mortgage News


Recipes: Here’s how to pump some flavor into boneless, skinless chicken breasts

At least once a week, dinners at our house showcases boneless, skinless chicken breapsts. Some weeks, those quick-to-cook beauties make more than one appearance. The trick is to find ways to pump flavor into the bird’s close-to-neutral personality. Chicken breasts are a good source of protein and other nutrients. A 3.5-ounce serving of boneless, skinless chicken breast provides 165 calories, 31 grams of protein and 3.6 grams of fat. Approximately 80 percent of the calories in chicken breast come...
Tags: Cook, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Recipes, Joe, Mary, Ina Garten, Cathy Thomas, Chicken Parmesan, Broil, Mary Mannone, Ina Garten Clarkson Potter, Restaurants Food and Drink, Baby Lettuce Salad Coating, Cathy Thomas Coarsely


Pollsters and analysts increasingly predict a 1980-style landslide for Biden and Democrats

This year's election is looking familiar.Polls have long given Democratic nominee Joe Biden a big advantage in this year's presidential race. And with more forecasting Democratic gains in the Senate as well, pollsters and analysts have started to compare 2020 to 1980. That's when former President Ronald Reagan swept the U.S. in a landslide, and Republicans ousted 12 Democrats in the Senate.One of those pollsters estimating a blue wave is Charlie Cook, who runs The Cook Political Repo...
Tags: Cook, News, Senate, Joe Biden, Gop, Ronald Reagan, Biden, Trump, McConnell, Joe Trippi, TRIPPI, Charlie Cook, Birch Bath


The best rice cookers

A high-quality rice cooker is simple to use, does an excellent job of producing several styles of delicious rice, and cleans up effortlessly when you're done. The Zojirushi Neuro Fuzzy Rice Cooker is our top pick because it doesn't take up too much counter space and uses fuzzy logic to create outstanding rice.Read more: How to cook rice on the stove or with a rice cookerAs a regular maker of sushi, I can tell you that cooking rice perfectly is an art. You must pick your rice carefully, rinse it ...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Kitchen, Home, Cook, US, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Kitchen Tools, Rice, Oster, Zojirushi, Kitchen Appliance, Connie Chen, James Brains


Amazon Prime Video November 2020 TV & Film Titles Announced!

Amazon Prime Video November 2020 TV & Film Titles Announced! The full calendar of film and TV titles coming to Amazon Prime Video in November has been unveiled, including the adventure reality series The Pack, hosted by Gold Medalist skier Lindsey Vonn and her dog Lucy; Small Axe, an anthology comprised of five original films set in London’s West Indian community; Uncle Frank, a family comedy-drama that originally premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, Sacha Baron Cohen’s mockumentary seque...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Cook, London, Movies, America, Italy, Arizona, TV News, Manhattan, Streaming, Kazakhstan, Pbs, Lindsey Vonn, Nascar, James May


The best Airbnbs in Hawaii

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Airbnb As winter approaches, many travelers may be daydreaming about warm weather and a passport-free vacation. There's perhaps no lovelier place to consider than Hawaii. While Hawaii has lifted the mandatory 14-day quarantine for visitors as of October 15, 2020, travelers will still have to present a negative COVID-19 test.  Airbnbs are a particularly attractive option for visitors to the islands ...
Tags: Cook, Cdc, US, Trends, Hawaii, Airbnb, Lanai, Big Island, North Shore, Waikiki, Kauai, Maui, Honolulu, Wi Fi, Princeville, Kihei


Comment on squash and chickpea moroccan stew by T

Cook time took much longer for squash and potatoes to soften.
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'Nothing more North Carolina than Cookout': Biden orders milkshakes at Cook Out, inspiring an explosion of support from fans of the regional chain with a cult following

Joe Biden visited Cook Out on Sunday. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden visited a Cook Out in Durham, North Carolina on Sunday.  Biden ordered two shakes — one vanilla and one chocolate— and said he planned to create a black-and-white shake, rather than select from one of the dozens of flavors on the regional chain's menu.  The visit sparked an explosive response on social media, especially from North Carolinian fans of Cook Out.  Visit Business Insider'...
Tags: Cook, Trends, Joe Biden, Biden, North Carolina, Trump, Durham North Carolina, Duke University, Durham NC, Cook Out, Kate Taylor, North Carolinian, North Carolinians, Andrew Bates, Hillsborough Road, Aaron Griffith


Apple touted 5G as one of the biggest features in its new iPhone 12 lineup. But here's why 5G shouldn't be the only reason you upgrade.

Apple CEO Tim Cook unveiled the 5G iPhone 12 earlier this week. Apple Apple's iPhone 12 lineup marks the company's first smartphones to come with 5G. While it's an important step for the iPhone, 5G support alone isn't enough of a reason to upgrade. The fastest 5G networks operate at a short range and are only found in very limited areas around the US. But bringing 5G to the iPhone 12 ensures that the phone will remain relevant in the future as 5G networks develop over the coming years. Vis...
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Thai Curried Hokkaido Soup with Kale

We enjoy many various recipes for pumpkin (winter squash) soup,; but this is by far our favorite. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: 2 tablespoons cooking oil 1 medium onion or shallot 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 red bell pepper, de-seded and chopped 2 tablespoons ginger, grated 1 stalk lemmon grass, chopped or 1 teaspoon powder 1 teaspoon turmeric 3 tablespoons vegan red curry paste 1 15 ounce can puree winter squash or pumpkin (Hokkaido, butternut), or 1 (14 oz.) can, rinsed and drained, or 3½ cups ...
Tags: Cook, Soups, Vegans, Kale, Squash, Pearl Barley Kale, Chickpea Burgers Vegan Pea


Recipes: Here are 3 Halloween treats the goblins in your house will devour

Quirky Halloween ghosts tickle me, especially if they are piped out with Seven-Minute Frosting and adorned with googly eyes. But when it comes to Halloween history, in early days, folks weren’t focusing on goblins made with marshmallow-like frosting. No, those ghosts where taken more seriously and were the focus of a Samhain, an ancient Celtic festival in which revelers lit bonfires and wore costumes to ward off spirits. Pope Gregory III designated Nov. 1 as a time to honor all saints; soon afte...
Tags: Cook, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Recipes, Reserve, Michael, Reese, Samhain, Cathy Thomas, Pope Gregory III, Nick Koon, Cathy Thomas Yield, Restaurants Food and Drink, Chocolate Ganache Ghost Tartlets, Matthew Mead Chronicle


SNEAKER SELLING SIDE HUSTLE: Your guide to making thousands reselling hyped pairs like Air Jordans and Yeezys

Gautam Malik is just one entrepreneur making thousands of dollars by reselling sneakers. kickzmalik/Instagram A Cowen & Co. analysis from July estimates that the sneaker resale industry is worth $2 billion in North America and could reach $30 billion globally by 2030. As the market for valuable sneakers booms, entrepreneurs are making a killing by figuring out the best ways to buy and resell sneakers.  Business Insider regularly interviews sneaker resellers and experts regarding the best p...
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Comment on skillet turkey chili by sydney

Honey whole wheat skillet cornbread from Melissa Clark’s Cook This Now would be a great accompaniment to this dish!
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