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What Do Hotel Star Ratings Actually Mean?

No Comments 29 October 2012

Ever wondered what lengths hotels must go to in order to achieve those coveted star ratings? And why sometimes those ratings can be a little misleading? This infographic from Secret Hotels shows the criteria as provided by the Hotel Stars Union, the only international body of its kind comprising of 39 associations and 24 countries. […]

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Motoring

US Vehicle Theft

No Comments 28 October 2012

Automobile theft is a common issue throughout the world, but fewer places see more stolen cars than the US. This report is a reflection of vehicle thefts on a per capita basis in the United States. An area with a much smaller population and a moderate number of thefts can—and often does—have a higher theft […]

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Tech

How Big Is Microsoft?

No Comments 26 October 2012

Microsoft is now into it’s 5th decade and there have been a lot of changes. From the humble beginnings of an operating system, Microsoft now finds itself spanning not just software, but also services and devices. Let’s take a look at some key statistics from Microsoft Training to better appreciate how big Microsoft is today.

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Sleep Training 101

No Comments 24 October 2012

Having a new baby is one of the most rewarding and enjoyable experiences in life, but it can also be tiring and very stressful. One of the main causes of stress and tiredness is the process of getting your newborn to sleep and on a regular sleep schedule. To help with this, MommyRelief.com have come […]

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Finance

How To Save For Retirement

No Comments 23 October 2012

We all know that we should be saving towards our retirements, however, most of us don’t know how or where to begin. Online Trading Academy’s guide on 5 ways to begin your retirement savings, shows you how and where you can start your savings with these simple tips:  

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Random, Tech

The Trouble With Spam Text Messages

No Comments 17 October 2012

Spam has been a growing and rather annoying problem in the UK and internationally for years now, most notably spam sent via email, which constantly clogs your inbox and makes checking your emails far more annoying than we’d all like it to be. In recent years however, the problem of text spam sent to mobile […]

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Freddy Talks Fashion

No Comments 05 October 2012

If you’re a particularly large man, whether that’s in height or weight, then finding clothes that fit can be an absolute nightmare, as the majority of fashion retailers simply don’t cater for unusually large sizes. As a result, sites like Jacamo have become particularly popular in the UK, as they supply brand name clothes in […]

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Motoring

Pop Off The Tops

No Comments 03 October 2012

Used cars are big business in the UK, but it’s not all second hand Corsas and beat up Escorts – some people spend a lot of money getting themselves the convertible sports car they’ve always wanted, and when we say a lot of money, we really do mean it. This infographic, entitled ‘Pop Off The […]

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Random, Travel

Media Deaths 2012

No Comments 02 October 2012

Anyone who follows the news with even the tiniest of interest will be aware of the growing conflicts in places like Syria and Somalia, particularly in the aftermath of the Arab Spring which saw significant uprisings and anti-government protests in an ever-increasing list of Arab countries. With increased tensions and conflict in unstable and volatile […]

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