23rd April
2014
Elizabeth Hewet - English Literature Diploma When my children started to get to the age that they were spending more time with their friends, and my husband was at work each day, I realised that I had more time on my hands than I needed. It was also around this time that I realised that the literature that I was reading, and by most part the literature I could find in the local shops pretty much had all the same plots. I was getting bored of the novels that tried entertaining with mysteries ...
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Education
21st April
2014
Everyone is talking about online shopping. It's easy and a lot less hassle than a trip to the mall. It puts unbelievable choice right at your fingertips. Despite the advantages, there are certain things you do and don't do when it comes to your money and your safety. Street smarts are the rule online and off when it comes to safe shopping. Online that goes double. Online shoppers, just like those in the physical world, know to be aware of the neighborhood where they are shopping. They know the ...
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Internet
19th April
2014
You've made the decision to pursue your degree online and you've been accepted to an online program. Now what do you do? The next step in realizing your dream is to secure the funds needed for your education. If you haven't already done so, now is the time to complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FASFA, for short. This is a straightforward application published by the Department of Education, which gives lenders an idea of what sort of funding you are entitled to. The ...
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Education
17th April
2014
Do you have children in school - or are you planning for it soon? Have you asked yourself if public schools are really doing all they can to improve your child and educate him or her for the real world? Do you try to stifle desires to send them to private schools because of the cost or the perceived 'elitist' mentality? Have you ever had a day arrive when your child comes home worn out, agitated and frustrated and thought to yourself "I'd love to keep my child home and teach him myself - if ...
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Education
15th April
2014
Many nonprofit organizations struggle, quite understandably, with technology planning and investment. New computers, sophisticated Websites and database systems can be expensive. Staff members may be resistant to change and to learning new applications. But, to quote a famous saying from my homeland: "penny wise can be pound foolish". Sound and well-thought out purchases in the short term have the potential to save significant resources in the medium to long term. So, how should your Board of ...
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Technology
14th April
2014
Nowadays, we live in the computer era. Therefore, many young kids are able to operate the computer better than their parents. This is a great thing on one hand as they will probably be smart and learn a lot of things. On the other hand, parents should be aware of the threats posed by the Internet. Unfortunately, kids are extremely vulnerable in general and the Internet makes no exception. Therefore, parents should have an Internet security strategy to implement when buying their kids a new ...
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Internet
12th April
2014
If you enjoy using the internet to meet new people online, there is a good chance that you have heard of or even used a social networking website before.  Social networking websites are websites that allow internet users with the same interests, views, and beliefs to come together online.  In a way, a social networking site is similar to a community or neighborhood. Although there is a good chance that you have used a social networking service before, there is a chance that you haven't.  If ...
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Internet
11th April
2014
Lenovo's ThinkPad X200t is confirmed by the FCC. No more guessing and wondering. It will be sporting Bluetooth and UWB for UltraBase docking. No word on the other specs or pricing.Lenovo chosen Intel's chipset and processors for its latesttablet PC. When it comes to configuring their ThinkPad X200t, users will be able to choose from three Intel CPU models, including the 1.2GHz SU9300, SL9300 clocked at 1.6GHz and the 1.8GHz SL9400. The graphics, for both the ThinkPad X200t and X200s, will ...
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Computers
9th April
2014
Did you know that most major Web sites--some of them popular and respected Web sites--download unwanted spyware on your computer when you visit? At its most benign level, spyware is used by Web sites to track your browsing and purchasing habits. Taken a step further, spyware might even capture personally identifiable data and credit card information. * SPYWARE IS NOT THE SAME AS A VIRUS A misconception for many is that anti-virus software protects from these unwanted intrusions. But that's not ...
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Computers
8th April
2014
b>Why shop online in the first place? When you decide to go online for shopping there is a reason for that. Of course there is reason you think. But really; why not just go down town and buy the product you need? It's probably only a street or block away. Because you like to do some fast research on the net to compare prices maybe or to simply check your options out there in the product jungle. By a click on the mouse your product is on its way to your home. It's amazing how easy it is now a ...
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Internet
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