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Mobile phones and WiFi radiation health risks

There have been many skeptics since the very initial introduction of wireless service about what the constant exposure to radiation can do to human health and the nature surrounding it.

While the world is bracing for the launch of 5G services the question of the health risks looms large.

The result of the extensive study that was conducted by the National Institutes of Health, US was inconclusive. The 10 year study was conducted using 2G and 3G wireless radiation exposure on animals for 9 hours each day. While it did show the increased risk of mutation leading to the growth of tumors or tissue and DNA damage in a group of rodents, another group did not show any evident health issues related to the exposure.

The International Agency for Research on Cancer has cited exposure to radiation as a potent carcinogen for humans. It means that long term exposure to radiations could result in extensive damage.

But here is something to think about. The studies were conducted on animals that were expo…

Is It Too Difficult to Learn to Play the Piano in Your 50's?

Is It Too Difficult to Learn to Play the Piano in Your 50's?By Lynn RaeOne thing is clear at the outset: you are never too old to learn to play the piano. However, as an older beginner, you can expect to encounter a few extra challenges, like fingers that might not move as quickly as you would like, or that don't quite reach the right keys because they need to be stretched through regular practice. The biggest challenge of all may be sharpening your hand-to-eye coordination. These abilities typically come more easily to younger students. But with practice, they will come nonetheless and you'll find they have benefits beyond piano playing.The Fundamentals:Depending on your personality and budget, you have a few options:1. You can find a teacher willing to teach older students. (Church pianists often are.)2. You can access online tutorials at (Some are free. Some you must pay for.)3. You can buy books and teach yourself. (This is the most challenging way, in my …

Vladimir Lenin

Vladimir LeninBy Martin HahnVladimir Ilich Ulyanov came into this world in Simbirsk on the Volga River on twenty two April 1870 into a well educated family. He excelled at college and proceeded to study law. At faculty, he was subjected to radical thinking, as well as his opinions were also influenced by the execution of the elder brother of his, a member of a revolutionary group.Expelled from faculty for the radical policies of his, Lenin conducted his law degree as being an external pupil in 1891. He moved to St Petersburg and became an experienced revolutionary. Like a lot of the contemporaries of his, he was arrested and exiled to Siberia, exactly where he married Nadezhda Krupskaya. After his Siberian exile, Lenin - the pseudonym he used in 1901 - spent the majority of the consequent fifteen years in Western Europe, wherever he emerged as a prominent figure within the international groundbreaking campaign and had become the leader of the' Bolshevik' faction of the Russian…

Leon Trotsky

Leon TrotskyBy Martin HahnLeon Trotsky came into this world as Lev Davidovich Bronstein in Yanovka, Ukraine - within the Russian Empire - on November seven, 1879. The parents of his, David and Anna Bronstein, had been prosperous Jewish farmers. When he was eight years of age, Trotksy went to classes in Odessa, then moved in 1896 to Nikolayev, Ukraine, for the final year of his in school. While there, he became fascinated with Marxism.In 1897, Trotsky really helped found the South Russian Workers' Union. He was arrested within a year and spent 2 years in jail before being trialed,and convicted and sent to Siberia for a four year sentence. While in imprisonment, he met and married Alexandra Lvovna, a female revolutionary who had been sentenced to Siberia. While there, two daughters were born.In 1902, after serving just 2 years of the sentence of his, Leon Trotsky escaped exile, leaving his daughters and wife. On forged newspapers, he altered the name of his to Leon Trotsky, a monike…

Nikita Khruschev

Nikita KhruschevBy Martin Hahn Khrushchev came into this world on April fifteen, in Kalinovka, 1894, a little Russian village close to the Ukrainian border. At age fourteen he relocated with his family on the Ukrainian mining town of Yuzovka, exactly where he apprenticed as a metalworker as well as doing other odd jobs. Despite his religious upbringing, Khrushchev joined the communist Bolsheviks in 1918, just a year after they'd seized power within the Russian Revolution. During the consequent Russian Civil War, Khrushchev's very first wife, with whom two children they had, died of typhus. He afterwards remarried as well and had 4 more kids.In 1929 Khrushchev transferred to Moscow, wherever he continuously rose through the Communist Party ranks. Eventually the inner circle of was entered by him Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin, who by that particular moment had consolidated control over the nation and instituted a bloody purge of perceived opponents. Millions of folks were killed…

The Cuban Missile Crisis

The Cuban Missile CrisisBy Martin HahnAfter seizing power in the Caribbean island country of Cuba in 1959, leftist groundbreaking leader Fidel Castro (1926) aligned himself with the Soviet Union. Under Castro, Cuba increased dependent on the Soviets for economic and military aid. During this particular time, the Soviets and the U.S. (along with their respective allies) were entangled in the Cold War (1945 91), a continuing series of economic and political clashes.The 2 superpowers plunged into one of the biggest Cold War confrontations after the pilot of an American U 2 spy plane making a high altitude pass over Cuba on October fourteen, 1962, photographed a Soviet SS 4 medium range ballistic missile getting ready for set up.President Kennedy was briefed around the situation on October sixteen, and he promptly called together a group of advisers plus officials referred to as the executive committee, or ExCom. For nearly the next 2 weeks, the president and his staff wrestled with a dip…

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Custom Box Materials
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Want to Make Your App Successful? Here Are the Tips

A functional and feature-rich business app is a power in your hand to reach over 6 billion mobile device subscribers around the world. Be it startups or large companies, every organization wants its application to take place in the customer's' smart devices.

Today, as we witness thousands of apps deployed on the app store daily, no entrepreneur can breathe a sigh of relief simply by posting an app. It is very easy to get lost in the crowd of mobile applications on both Google Play and App Store.

Here we mention some of the practical tips to prevent your app users from clicking 'uninstall':

Define the goals and set the roadmap
The first doable thing is to define your business goals and set the app roadmap to achieve them. The road map gives you a rough idea about the required features for your customized app. Just stay away from blind imitations as they generally result to be expensive. A successful app is one that attracts and retains users while simplifying your busines…

Optimal Contact Center Technology Improves Customer Satisfaction

Customer loyalty is the make-or-break for most businesses. If customers do not keep coming back to you, and are not advocates of your organization, then churn will become increasingly damaging.

How an optimal contact center can increase customer retention? Customer service is the largest single influence on consumer loyalty. Research has shown that 46 per cent of people feel that service is their number one driver for loyalty, compared to only 33 per cent who felt that product quality was key. So if you can achieve both excellent service and product quality, then your business will have high loyalty, and help drive profits up!

Customer Frustration
The research identified that there are three main areas of customer frustration in the contact center: Hold Times, Interactive Voice Response Systems (IVRs) and Call Transfers.

Businesses need to be aware that these areas can cause a great deal of dissatisfaction amongst customers, and ensure they work to avoid it.

1. Hold Times
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Roses Are Red, But Are Violets Really Blue?

Well, maybe not. In today's Tech world, what seems to be may not be.

Phishing, credit card fraud, email scams, all have become very sophisticated for sure.

An example, I just listed my Note 5 on Amazon seller account, within minutes I had a buyer-until I read the response:

Does this sound like something Amazon would write?

Quote: "we hereby inform you that order have been completed for your item and payment have been received from buyer by us on your behalf. An additional 50 for shipping has been added. You can now go ahead and ship item and get back to us with shipping tracking number for shipment verification in other to transfer your payment into your account".

Obviously, these morons were not very good at it. But many are.

A scammer contacts you out of the blue pretending to be from a legitimate business such a bank, telephone or internet service provider. You may be contacted by email, social media, phone call, or text message.

The scammer asks you to provide or confirm yo…

Different Types of Sturdy Foundation Bolts

The foundation bolts are made by casting from wrought iron rods or mild steel and are used to fasten the machines to the foundations. The size of the bolt to be used depends upon the bulk of the machinery and the immensity of the power of the machinery while it is in use. The f bolt manufacturers make them strong enough as these provide the resistance and the required support to the structure. It also helps in providing a foundation that is strong enough for the entire structure.

For setting the foundation bolts in correct places, positions are marked. After this, the they are suspended into the holes. Concrete is then filled into the space around the bolts and once the concrete sets, the bolts get secured firmly into the ground. There are several types of bolts made by the foundation bolt manufacturers that are used for various purposes. Let us have a look at them.

Bent foundation bolt

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Texas Chainsaw MassacreThe murderous family in the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre movie isn't portrayed in a very favourable light. "Stand your gr…

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The electroplating and coating of the fasteners is also in trend to perform various functions in different types of industries. The demand of the product is never ending but should be careful while choosing the fasteners as they can harm you in the case of quality failure during the process. Sometimes we …

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Every student dreams of scoring top-notch grades in their coursework but ends up losing their precious grades due to insufficiency of required skills and time management. This article highlights some key factors to keep in mind while composing coursework.

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However, students have mixed reactions when coursework is assigned to them by the professors. Some students think of it as an opportunity to learn new things while others consider it as a burden. Whatever the reaction may be, students are bound to complete their coursework in such a way that it touches the benchmark set by their professors.

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Bad Service Can Ruin Your Restaurant's Reputation

During the holidays I enjoyed the time off with some surf, sea and sand. As like most people on holiday, I love spending time with special people at wonderful restaurants. Most of the restaurants I went to knew what they were doing and their waitrons were on the ball. I commend such good customer service. However, there was this one restaurant that I went to that did not offer such a good customer experience. Bad service can give a restaurant a bad name.

Let me share my experience with you.
My companions and I decided to have breakfast at the beach. This particular restaurant is ideally situated on the beach, just a few metres from the sea so you can imagine the beautiful view we were looking forward to. While waiting in the queue to be seated, we were promptly informed that we needed to wait a bit. Once we were seated it took quite some time for our waitron to welcome us and provide us with the menus. When she did show up she advised that the restaurant is very busy and breakfast will …