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Now is a great time to buy a MacBook: This is our favorite

CNN —   If you need a new Apple laptop, it’s a really good time to buy one. The latest MacBook Air and 13-inch MacBook Pro models use a proprietary chip designed by Apple — the M1— instead of the Intel processors the company has used for several years. In …

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Apple’s new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros are here — but should you upgrade?

CNN —   The new MacBook Pros are here, and they somehow make last year’s beastly M1 MacBooks look kind of modest by comparison. Powered by Apple’s new M1 Pro and M1 Max processors, the 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros promise to deliver the best Mac performance ever while introducing …

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Apple just unveiled new AirPods: Here’s what to know and who should upgrade

CNN —   It’s been a long two years, but Apple is finally introducing a successor to the second-generation AirPods, which have been the affordable earbud option from the company. So let’s break down what’s new and who the AirPods 3 are for, along with who should look at second-gen …

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Nazi-looted Van Gogh painting could fetch $30M

Written by Megan C. Hills, CNN Over a century since it was last seen in public, a vibrant Vincent van Gogh painting once seized by the Nazis is heading to auction. The watercolor of a harvest scene, titled “Meules de blé” (“Wheat Stacks”), depicts women working in the fields at …

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Billy Porter criticizes Harry Styles’ historic Vogue cover: ‘All he has to do is be white and straight’

Written by Leah Dolan, CNN Since Harry Styles’ became the first man to grace the cover of American Vogue alone almost one year ago — and did so wearing a full-length dress — the British singer has come to symbolize a new, more expressive era of men’s fashion. But he’s …

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20 adult Halloween costumes you’ll actually want to wear

CNN —   After a year of Zoom costume parties and socially distanced trick-or-treating, Halloween 2021 should feel a lot more normal. Of course, “normal” is not what Halloween is all about. The whole point is to break out of your day-to-day existence by dressing up as someone, or something, …

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The best humidifiers of 2021

CNN —   While humidifiers seem like a no-brainer when winter rolls around, carrying with it lots of dry air, they’re actually great to have around all year long as they help to mitigate everything from sinus congestion to allergy flare ups. Humidifiers come in many different forms: cool mist, …

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Grading the Season 3 premiere of ‘Succession’

Yacht trips are so much better when it turns into “The Hunger Games” onboard. (Graeme Hunter/HBO) Much like Ted Lasso always asks of his team, I am, in fact, a goldfish. My terrible memory is both a blessing (because I only remember my enemies and never my regrets) and a …

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Artist stages mass nude photos to highlight disappearing Dead Sea

Written by Elliott Gotkine, CNNArad, Israel With desert peaks stabbing the sky and a thin blue ribbon of Dead Sea shimmering in the distance, the ghostly figures of around 200 men and women — painted head to toe in white — began appearing from behind an outcrop. Each and every …

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When your home becomes a tourist attraction

(CNN) — Have you ever looked at a beautiful little mews house in London and thought “it must be so amazing to live there?” If so, you’re not the only one. But for the people who actually do live in those homes, social media photography has changed what it means …

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