Surface Go UK release date, price, all you need to know about Microsoft's budget tablet

The Surface Go is being labelled as the cheapest way to enter Microsofts tablet lineup – the hardware will be available on August 23. Surface Go has a built-in kickstand, a 10-inch PixelSense screen and can run Windows 10 Pro or Windows 10 Home in S mode. The PixelSense display’s resolution is 1800 x 1200 […]

Eurostar budget train rival to offer cheap tickets from London to Paris

A Eurostar rival could soon offer rail passengers train tickets from the UK to France for a fraction of the price. Getlink, a French rail operator, has announced new proposals to offer a similar route between the two capitals cities. Starting from Stratford, the route would then terminate at Roissy station which is close to […]

RivetAI’s toolkit predicts a movie’s budget from its script

Making movies and commercials isn’t for the faint of heart. It’s backbreaking work translating a script to the silver screen, and by the time all is said and done, it’s often months before filming kicks off on a greenlit screenplay. But Debajyoti Ray, Sadaf Amouzegar, and Nathan Crockett think they can speed things up a tad. […]

That’s entertainment! How to keep the kids happy on a budget this summer

Getty Baking with the kids can be both fun and cheap It’s almost that time of year again, when school’s out for summer and the kids are excited for six weeks off.  But when the initial elation eventually wears off, your children can quickly grow bored and that’s when your wallet starts comes out.  Researchers […]

Berlin, Paris agree on eurozone budget, Merkel says after talks with Macron

Chancellor Angela Merkel said she and French President Emmanuel Macron agreed on Tuesday to create a eurozone budget charged with boosting investment. The move would also promote economic convergence between the currency bloc’s 19 member states, according to the German leader. “We are opening a new chapter,” Merkel said after talks with Macron in Berlin […]

How to make an award-winning adventure film (without budget or crew)

Share this article You don’t need fancy equipment, a crew or lots of money to make a great short adventure film. Featured contributor Leon McCarron explains how anyone can get started. In 2012, I walked across the Empty Quarter desert alongside my friend Alastair Humphreys. We had just two cameras to film the entire experience, […]

How to go on an amazing vacation with your friends on a shoestring budget

Warner Bros. Traveling with friends can be one of the best bonding experiences. But it’s not worth going into debt to pay for a fancy vacation you can’t actually afford. Being clear from the beginning about how much you want to spend, doing your research, and setting up flight alerts are some easy ways you can have […]

‘Ironically, US sanctions are helping the Russian budget’ – ex-Central Bank official to RT

The latest round of US penalties targeting Russian businesses paradoxically helps the country’s budget instead of harming it, said Konstantin Korischenko, former deputy chairman of the Central Bank of Russia (CBR). Talking to RT, he pointed to the rebounding Russian currency which weakened initially after the announcement of penalties. “This trend for strengthening will continue, […]

$1 TRILLION DEFICITS FOR YEARS: Westpac explains why the US budget outlook is troubling

The US government is spending more than earns, a trend that looks set to continue. The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) sees US public sector debt-to-GDP rising to 96% within 10 years, up from 77% at present. Westpac Bank describes this as a “troubling fiscal outlook”. The US government is spending more than it earns, a […]

Six Weeks in Europe on a Student Budget — Reader Success Story

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