One of the facilities I visit weekly has a focus on the 1980′s and technology during the month of June. I started with a look at news headlines. While memorable events, how many will be in the strong memories of these folks (especially...―
Note: The essay below, reposted on the occasion of the 24th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre in Beijing, is excerpted from East Eats West: Writing in Two Hemispheres, (Heyday 2010) There came a startling moment when everything shifted. ...―
The Inspiration For Father’s Day Came From a Sermon Anna Jarvis is recognized as the founder, campaigner and promoter of Mother’s Day in the US. Due to its success, some wanted to create similar holidays for other family members, and...―
Released in late 1989, Microsoft Office is over 20 years old – and counting. The original Microsoft Office was more of a marketing term than an integrated suite with a cohesive set of shared tools and features as it is today. Though it was a...―
Facebook allows you to view and delete search history from Activity Log section. Facebook Search History contains every single search you performed using the Search box or Graph search (if enabled) in your account. So for privacy reasons, you may...―
It is often assumed that if government didn't provide a certain good or service, no one would. The five books below challenge this common assumption with regard to five different areas in which the role of government is often taken to be ...―
10th June 1953: Yu Suzuki, the producer of famous SEGA game Virtua Cop born. He is one of the most important game creators in SEGA and has a number of popular games on his credit. He joined SEGA in 1983 and produced/directed a number of games in ...―
9th June 1934: Famous cartoon character by Disney, Donald Duck made his debut by appearing in The Wise Little Hen. He is one of the most popular cartoon characters in the world and has appeared in approximately 178 films. He was listed as one of ...―
8th June 2004: Transit of Venus occurred after 122 years. This rare phenomenon occurs when planet Venus passes between the sun and the earth, and it is visible to naked eye. Last Venus of Transit was occurred on 5th and 6th June of 2012 while the...―
4th June 1989: Tiananmen Square Massacre occurred in Beijing, China. It was occurred when thousands of the protestors occupied the Tiananmen Square and People’s Liberation Army was sent by the Chinese Government to evacuate the square. There...―
3rd June 1971: Imran Khan played his debut test match against England at Birmingham. With a score of 5 runs in 1st inning and no wicket while bowling he didn’t do that well but in later years he came in to powers and shown performance in ...―
Currently around a half of organizations ranging in size from SMEs to large multinationals ...
∙ One of the few things I consider when buying a frock is the print. Growing up, I ...
My first thought when I saw the topic for this weeks Photo Challenge: Curves was the ...