On February 28, 2013, less than three weeks after making the unexpected announcement that he would step down, 85-year-old Pope Benedict XVI officially resigns. Citing advanced age as the reason for giving up his post as the leader of the 1.2 billion-member Roman Catholic Church, Benedict was the ...
In the first military action in the 45-year history of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), U.S. fighter planes shoot down four Serbian warplanes engaged in a bombing mission in violation of Bosnia’s no-fly zone. The United States, 10 European countries, and Canada founded NATO in 1949 as ...
Every time I upgraded cell phones I used to have to buy new chargers and new setups. I was talking to a friend of mine in the telecommunications industry about having to have a separate surge protector just to plug in all the chargers, a big tangly mess. He suggested that I try an Orico. ... Read More
If you add up all the money you spend all summer or even all year on shaved ice cold drinks, either the Fiesta Freezes at Taco Bell, or the classic Slurpee at 7-11, or Sonic Slushes, Frozen Drinks, Italian Ice, Popsicles, or whatever your favorite thirst quencher may be, it can add up to hundreds ... Read More
Having designed several hundred websites over the last few decades I was not very anxious to do yet another. I wanted to register sparemywallet.com and begin telling people about ways I’ve found to save money online, and about the products I buy and services I use but I was literally dreading spending so much time ... Read More
1. Quality. I’ve had plenty of Rubbermaid and Sterlite tubs and they last maybe a year (less if you stack them on top of each other) before the lids crack or don’t fit right anymore so nothing in the tub is actually sanitary by that point, its literally just wasted money. I discovered Really Useful ... Read More
I’ve been looking at various streaming device technologies to find the best solution for streaming Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and other services over my 5G wireless network. I really like these services as a cheap alternative to paying for cable. One of my requirements was that the device be able to have a 2TB External ... Read More