Jul 31, 10:59 PM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury National By Arthur Villasanta 07/31/19 AT 10:44 PM Even former vice president Joe Biden admits his age is a legitimate topic for debate."I think age is a totally legitimate thing to raise," said Biden back in October 2018. "I think it's totally appropriate for people to look at me and say if I were to run for office again, 'Well God darn you're old.' Well, chronologically I am old."Chronologically, Biden’s now 76. His middling performance in the first CNN presidential debate in June where he appeared shaky, unprepared and confused again led his critics among the Democrats to question if his advanced age is badly affecting his mental acuity, as well.Biden hoped to eliminate that negative notion in CNN’s Debate Night 2 Wednesday evening. He appears to have somewhat dispelled the notion this old man is, well, old. He seemed more focused and energetic, even feisty. … [Read more...] about Election 2020: At Age 76, Is Joe Biden Too Old To Be President?
Antonio Villas-Boas, provided by Published 9:22 am CST, Monday, December 24, 2018 Joe Raedle/Getty Images The PlayStation 4 is an incredible console, but its countless menus can be confusing, especially when all you really want to do is get in there and start playing some games. Here are five hidden features that will make using your PS4 a heck of a lot easier. 1. Using the controller's light bar for motion-controlled typing Sony Flicking the thumbstick left and right to type your login information is annoying and inefficient. But did you know you can use motion controls to make typing a lot easier? RAW Embed When a keyboard pops up, click the right thumbstick down to enable motion controls. Sony See the rest of the story at Business Insider See Also: The 6 biggest things to expect from video games in 2019: New PlayStation and Xbox consoles, the first core 'Pokémon' game for Nintendo Switch, and much more Why is the guy who played Carlton on 'Fresh Prince of … [Read more...] about 5 hidden PlayStation 4 features only power users know about
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co <F.N> said Friday it is recalling 874,000 pickup trucks in North America with engine block heaters for fire risks.The second largest U.S. automaker said the recall covers some 2015-2019 Ford F-150 trucks, along with the 2017-2019 Ford F-250 Super Duty, F-350 Super Duty, F-450 Super Duty, and F-550 Super Duty pick-up trucks.Ford said water and contaminants may get into the block heater cable's splice connector, causing corrosion and damage and potentially a fire. Ford told U.S. regulators it is aware of reports of three fires in Canada linked to the issue, but unaware of any reports of accidents or injuries.RELATED: Check out Kelley Blue Book's 'Best Buy' cars of 2018: 12 PHOTOS Cars that earned 2018 ‘Best Buy’ awards from Kelley Blue Book See Gallery Cars that earned 2018 ‘Best Buy’ awards from Kelley Blue Book … [Read more...] about Ford recalling 874,000 pickup trucks in North America for major risks
Áine Cain, provided by Published 9:10 am CST, Tuesday, December 18, 2018 Erik S. Lesser/AP Images Home Depot and Lowe's are the two biggest players in US home improvement retail. Seth Basham, managing director of equity research at Wedbush Securities, spoke with Business Insider about what differentiates the two companies. He said that in many ways, Home Depot has an edge over its competitor. But he added that Lowe's CEO Marvin Ellison is on a mission to "Home Depot-ize" Lowe's. Home Depot and Lowe's dominate the home renovation retail sector in the United States. But both retailers exhibit a number of subtle traits that set them apart from one another. What's more, the performance of these retail competitors has diverged somewhat. Home Depot appears to be doing relatively well, easily besting its rival in terms of market share. Meanwhile, Lowe's has undergone a series of hiccups, shutting down stores in the US, Canada, and Mexico, receiving a downgrade from … [Read more...] about A financial analyst breaks down the biggest differences between Home Depot and Lowe’s — and explains which retailer has the edge (HD, LOW)
Lincoln is celebrating its 80th anniversary by bringing "suicide doors" back for its Continental sedan.The design evokes the brand's 1960s heyday.Just 80 of the Coach Door Edition Continentals will be produced.The comeback of the Lincoln brand has been one of the best stories in the recent history of the car business. Lincoln was on the chopping block when parent company Ford was struggling through the financial crisis. But the decades-old marque survived and has revived its fortunes in the luxury market.To celebrate the 80th anniversary of the brand, Lincoln is finally giving fans what they've been asking for: "coach doors" on the Continental sedan. (A lot of people actually call them "suicide doors," and sometimes "center-opening doors.")The rear doors have a hinge at the back, rather that at the front. The designs recalls the legendary fourth-generation Continental, produced in the 1960s.Read more:How Lincoln returned from near death and restored Ford's luxury brandAlmost as soon as … [Read more...] about Lincoln is bringing back its most famous feature