Posts Tagged ‘better’

Uber wants to get better at predicting customer demand

Uber wants to get better at predicting customer demand

Uber wants to use machine learning to predict when a surge of people will be out looking for rides. The intention is to get more cabs on the road before surge pricing would normally kick in. That way, drivers will be ready and waiting for riders when the surge happens — and riders won’t...

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Study: Longer maternity leave linked to better infant health

Study: Longer maternity leave linked to better infant health

Stephen FellerMONTREAL, March 30 (UPI) — For each additional month a woman has paid maternity leave, infant mortality decreases by more than 10 percent, according to a study of births in 20 countries. Latest News – UPI.com

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Poll: Two-thirds say Hillary Clinton the better choice for poor and black voters

Poll: Two-thirds say Hillary Clinton the better choice for poor and black voters

Ann Marie AwadMONMOUTH, N.J., Feb. 18 (UPI) — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton would be better suited to address concerns of the nation’s black population and poor people, a new poll says. Top News – UPI.com

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5 Tips for Better Spending Habits

5 Tips for Better Spending Habits

Filed under: Spending Getty By Karen Cordaway While 2016 is in full swing, if you haven’t thought about a resolution yet, don’t give up. Maybe it’s time to make one that has the potential to stick. If you’re often wondering how money slips out of your wallet, consider becoming the crash test dummy for...

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A Guide to Negotiating a Better Interest Rate on Your Credit Cards

A Guide to Negotiating a Better Interest Rate on Your Credit Cards

Filed under: Credit Cards Getty By Trent Hamm When you carry a balance on a typical credit card, the credit card company is simply extracting money from your wallet. If you carry a $ 2,500 balance for a year on a typical 20 percent APR card, that means you’re giving the credit card company...

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Samsung quietly announces Chromebook 3, promises better battery life

Samsung quietly announces Chromebook 3, promises better battery life

Samsung this week announced the Chromebook 3, quietly unveiling its new laptop after the company’s press conference at CES. The 2.5-pound laptop has an 11.6-inch display with 1366 x 768 resolution, and is powered by an Intel Celeron N3050 CPU. Available with either 2GB and 4GB of RAM, the Chromebook 3 promises up to 11 hours...

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The BoomStick makes any wired headphones sound better

The BoomStick makes any wired headphones sound better

Most of us would like our music to sound better, even if we’re not willing to do much about it. The only real solution — buying better headphones — costs money, and picking the right ones takes time and effort. That’s why new company called BoomCloud 360 created the BoomStick, a simple $ 99...

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Just because Peyton Manning is back doesn’t mean the Broncos are better

Just because Peyton Manning is back doesn’t mean the Broncos are better

Peyton Manning returned and played well, but he wasn’t the biggest reason the Broncos won their finale. Peyton Manning entered to a roaring ovation Sunday. To that point midway through the third quarter, the Broncos were down 13-7 to the Chargers despite outgaining them by 150 yards. They had committed five turnovers, of which...

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Some Retailers Are Better at Accepting Returns Than Others

Some Retailers Are Better at Accepting Returns Than Others

Filed under: Retail, Holiday Shopping, Consumer Issues, Gift Guides, Stores Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images By Brian O’Connell For Andrew Bernstein, holiday gift returns are a pain in the neck — unless you’re dealing with a company that goes the extra mile for customers looking for a return. “I had an issue...

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Coco — 3 Girls Are Better Than 1 (PHOTO)

Coco — 3 Girls Are Better Than 1 (PHOTO)

Coco and Ice-T‘s baby girl Chanel was born weighing 5 lbs. 7 oz., which should give you a real good idea of how much Coco’s other girls weigh … in case you needed a reference. Coco posted this pic 4 days after giving birth, and it looks like the only place she’s still carrying...

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