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Are gadget and tech reviews of publications honest?
Science & Technology
Published on 01-Mar-2019 10:52:47
Let’s say all this is a big racket where the lists of the so-called “unbiased” and “credible” journalists are maintained by marketing whiz kids. These people are considered as the’ go-to’ ones, those who never think about the consumer impact. They simply mold their articles with flattering flowery language, simply ...
What is the origin of the superstition in Britain that touching wood is lucky?
Beliefs & Customs
Omens and Supersititions
Published on 01-Mar-2019 10:50:16
Touching wood is probably one of the most commonly held beliefs to have existed all through the years. The idea behind the superstition that touching wood is lucky is more accurate that, touching or knocking on a piece of wood seals up a lucky thing or one’s own luck. This ...
What is the superstition about, stepping on a crack will lead to breaking mother’s back?
Omens and Supersititions
Beliefs & Customs
Published on 01-Mar-2019 10:47:25
This is one of the negative superstitions which are still prevalent to this day. As the stories go, the origin of this was in a very dark time in our history. It was at a time when racism was at its peak throughout the world. Black men and women were ...
What are some widely used intelligence apps?
Published on 01-Mar-2019 10:44:19
Regarding technologies constantly getting updated, the time has already come for something more powerful to update smartphone applications. So, what it is? Let’s welcome “intelligent apps”. Let’s go through some of the most efficient and successful intelligent apps of the present scenario.MindSphereMindSphere continuously collects analyzed data from the machine parts ...
Why do people buy Kindle, even though it is a single functional device?
Tools & Devices
Published on 01-Mar-2019 10:40:40
Kindle is great to reduce eye tension. Kindle is absolutely easy on your sight and is very comfortable to read on. As well, the display on the latest Kindle is built to prevent glare, even in sunlight. In addition to that:Perfect Travel-Around PartnerThe Kindle is so small, light and portable ...
How many hours of shooting is done to create a two-hour movie?
Published on 01-Mar-2019 10:37:40
With an average 12-hour single camera production day (7: 00 AM. to almost 8: 00 PM), most films average about 25 setups (individual shots) every day. It takes that long because each picture must be rehearsed, clogged, and shot.Make-upThere is time allotted for such things as curly hair and cosmetic ...
Why is the term "Bachelor" used in educational qualifications?
Published on 01-Mar-2019 10:35:09
A college degree (from Middle Asian baccalaureus) or baccalaureate (from Modern Latin baccalaureates) is an undergraduate academic level awarded by universities and colleges after completion of training lasting three to several years (depending on the organization and academic discipline).Origin of the TermThe definition of bachelor in the twelfth century referred ...
Do you need any special qualification to be a pharmacist?
Published on 01-Mar-2019 10:31:09
Pharmacists educate patients about the employment of drugs and health issues prevention while providing them with medication and conferring with physicians about medical issues. Aspiring pharmacists must complete at least two years of undergraduate study before attaining their Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D.) degree from a chemist school.Undergraduate EducationPre-pharmacy students ...
How did the myth of consuming carrots to improve eyesight start?
Fruits & Vegetables
Nutrition & Diet
Food & Beverages
Published on 01-Mar-2019 10:28:11
“Do you want to see like a cat in the dark? You better start eating carrots.”This statement has been conveyed by many parents to their children for decades. But, the question here is “Do carrots really enhance our sense of sight to such supernatural extents that we start developing superpowers ...
Is it healthy to go with over-the-counter medicines?
Medical Research & Studies
Published on 01-Mar-2019 10:25:36
Over-the-counter or OTC medicine is also known as nonprescription medicine. OTC medicines are most often used to treat ailments like aches and pains, coughs and the common cold, fever, allergies, skin conditions, and heartburn and other digestive problems. The reasons are easy to understand. OTC medicines are convenient, easily available ...
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