By Jon Becker | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group October 29, 2018 at 4:20 pm Join us for live news and analysis Monday at 5 p.m. when the streaking Warriors take on the Chicago Bulls as they finish their three-game road trip. The Warriors (6-1) will be looking for their fifth straight victory and will encounter a beat-up Bulls squad that’s still missing three key players, due to injury. Kris Dunn, Bobby Portis and Lauri Markkanen will all be out for at least the next 3-4 weeks. Still, the Bulls managed to knock off the Hawks in Atlanta Saturday night when Zach LaVine scored 27 points in Chicago’s 97-85 victory. The Bulls have been getting strong play off the bench from former Bucks’ top pick Jabari Parker, whose dad Sonny played for the Warriors in the ’70s. Golden State is on a back-to-back after needing to exert extra energy to fend off the pesky Nets in Brooklyn on Sunday. The Warriors withstood 20 3-pointers by the Nets to score a … [Read more...] about Live updates: Warriors vs. Bulls, Monday at 5 p.m.
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Like a fine wine, credit scores tend to get better with age. That's primarily why members of the elder Silent Generation have average credit scores that are 100 points higher than newbie millennials. The typical millennial has a "fair" credit score of just 634, according to a LendingTree study, which examined an anonymized sample of its 9 million users. From there, credit scores rise in steps. GenX ranks better than millennials, with an average 653 score, which is still "fair." Baby boomers do better than GenX, with a "good" 696 average score. Finally, the Silent Generation -- those born from 1925 to 1945 -- tops out with a "very good" 734 average score, according to the LendingTree research. Credit scores tend to rise with age for good reasons, experts note. Some key scoring metrics give points for the amount of time you've had credit and for the depth of your credit experience. Credit scores, after all, are a way to handicap a person's propensity to repay a loan in full and on … [Read more...] about What does age have to do with credit scores? Plenty
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Video By Malcolm Owen Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 11:20 am PT (02:20 pm ET) Continuing the comparison between Apple's iPhone X and Samsung's Galaxy S9 Plus, AppleInsider pitted the flagship smartphones against each other in a number of battery life tests, to see which can last the longest. Can the battery in Apple's premium device out-last its main rival? AppleInsider has performed quite a few tests to compare Apple's iPhone X against the competing Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, and credit has to be given to Samsung for the improvements it has made to the latest flagship release over last year's Note 8. While a full comparison between the two devices has already been made, one piece of the puzzle has been left out: battery life. Displays and Batteries Both handsets are equipped with OLED screens, which offers both good and bad things to a device's battery life. On the good side, OLED technology means each pixel is individually backlit, allowing for pixels to use only the power it needs for … [Read more...] about Watch: iPhone X vs. Galaxy S9 Plus battery life compared
The 5 best VPN services 20181. ExpressVPNIPVanishVyprVPNNordVPNTunnelBearRead on for our detailed analysis of each VPNChoosing a VPN service to sign up to can be confusing - there's a lot of VPN services out there which makes choosing the right one tricky at best and very confusing - and downright dangerous - at worst.Luckily we've tested all of the major players to take the sting out of your decision. So if you're thinking of signing up for a VPN and want to find out which one is the best, you've come to the right place!As of March 2018, we've (re)tested more than 100 of the best (and some of the worst) VPN services in 2017 and 2018 and we retest them regularly too - so you can be sure the recommendations on this page are current and can be trusted.If you're purchasing from outside the US, please note that most VPN services are global and will usually charge in US Dollars, so we've listed prices accordingly.However, when you click through to the actual deals, you may find the prices … [Read more...] about The best VPN services for 2018