When there is one slogan that I can describe my lifestyle, it’ll be that I live to travel. Even lesser are the places whose memories are etched in my own head for life. Thailand is among the rare countries who I’ve come to fall in love with. But at other occasions, I believe it is one of many places that provide the best value for money.
Bangkok, as the money of Siam, promises lots of excitement and surprises. Being a bigger city it really is, you can expect a city which is far more lively than all other cities in the nation. From the gold palace to the weekend marketplace. The size of Chatuchak weekend market will undoubtedly leave you impressed. You will find nearly every culinary delights found in some other areas of Siam and also the amazing handicrafts that are so uniquely Thailand. Don’t forget to catch one of the tuk-tuk if you will be in Bangkok.
Phuket is the next most renowned destination after Bangkok. Geographically located at the outermost stretch of the peninsula, the coastal line of Phuket is among the best on earth. But it’s likely the catastrophic Tsunami that occurred in 2006 that introduced Phuket to the globe period. Thanks God I was not there when the disaster hit as I find myself visiting Thailand rather frequently. If there’s one thing that you’ve got to try when visiting Phuket, it would be the beach massage. The experience of viewing the sun evaporating slowly from your horizon as you love a soothing Thai massage is actually one kind of its own.
Chiang Mai is one place in Thailand that promises to differ in the other parts of Thailand. Most of the nation’s tourism places are lying along the coastal line which essentially means they’re seashore destination. Chiang Mai, on the other hand, lies at quite high altitude that makes the weather there quite pleasant through the year. It’s additionally happen to be fairly near the boundary separating Thailand with its norther neighbors, specifically Laos and Cambodia. Apart from the town’s famed night market, you should truly spend some time seeing the boundary also.
It handles such areas as Krabi and Koh Samui and they’re definitely places that you should not miss when you are planning your travel itinerary to the country. What makes me astonished is the still pristine beaches you’ll be able to see in these areas despite the heavy tourism existence which generally have triggered over-commercialization. You can hardly find such places anymore nowadays. Don’t forget to check the calendar to ensure that the time of your visit does not coincide with the monsoon period when you would find many sights to be closed.
Steve Jobs, one of the most enigmatic leaders and innovator of our generation, passed away in the year 2011. Although it’s been years since his passing, Apple turned out to be 2014′s most valuable organization on the planet, which is testament to Jobs’ legacy. Apple remains the same company that is secretive that his passing has constantly been, years after it. There are lots of intriguing facts which you likely have never heard of unless an Apple fanatic are you. Here are some interesting facts about Apple that will do nothing less than amaze you. The list below presents some unknown facts about Apple who are makers of the radical iPods and iPads.
Its remarkable secrecy will be none besides Apple, if there’s any business that is famous for it. It is not easy to accept that no other people (aside from Steve Jobs and his tiny team of engineers) has seen what an iPhone looked like when it was initially introduce in 2007. It is inconceivable of how they had the ability to do it, while such level of secrecy is outstanding. It truly is said that bogus jobs are frequently created by Apple so as to test out their workers’ trustworthiness. They’ll be fired instantly when an employee is assigned such projects and information gets leaked out.
Following their revolutionizing success in the music business, Apple made yet another astounding one in the mobile phone business. The speed at which Apple is adding its cashpile is actually fascinating. By 2014, Apple had a cash sum of $160 billion available. Microsoft only had $85 billion while the US Treasury just had $49 billion in the first quarter of 2014 to place this amount in context. To illustrate this cahspile’s speed further, it’s sufficient without even exhausting the cash to buy an iPod to every US resident. If Apple was a state, it would be put at the top 50 biggest market in the world because of the huge cash reserve.
More money was made by Apple than the top 3 technology powerhouses like Google, Amazon and Facebook in the first quarter of 2014. We know that Google is the king in regards to search engine. We are aware that Facebook is king when it comes to social media. None comes close to Google in the event you’re contemplating search engines. Astonishingly, Apple created more sales than all these 3 technology giants combined in the first quarter of 2014. More impressively, Apple’s total iPhone sales was at $26 billion and that is more than the $20 billion generated by Microsoft as a whole company.
Apple keeps on amazing every one of us at how well they have achieved considerably, since we’re at the beginning of the brand new millenium. As as a brand and a company, they keep on shattering certainties of what is possible. Apple carries on, flying higher than any individual would ever have envisioned. Tim Cook had a tremendous shoes to fill upon the departure of Steve Jobs back in 2011. Lots of people believe that Apple’s ‘best days’ are over however Tim Cook and his group has by now revealed that they can keep up the increase of the company’s at least for now. It is one thing to reach success as all of US understand, but another to keep it. This makes it much more interesting to observe whether they’re ever going to relent and how Apple will maintain their high performance and this really is as fans and market analysts will continue to be on the lookout for new innovations to see whether the next release is another success.read more
The world is a complex area, almost every device here can be connected wirelessly. It is amazing to think about how much technology has come and yet we’re still at the dawn of a brand new era that many are referring to as ‘The Internet of Things’. It is sure that all these wirelessly-interconnected devices that we use today are extremely advantageous to our everyday lives, undoubtedly making the manner we control the multiple tools that we use daily considerably more convenient. I believed it will be interesting to dig out a few of the common myths and assumptions and let us see they hold some truths in them or if they are purely baseless since none of us can escape the truth of residing in a wireless world.
Despite the truth that our computers are quickly shrinking in size, smaller devices’ computing power is growing at an annoyingly tepid rate. There’s one important drawback which comes with all the modest but powerful computing devices like our smartphone. They demand charging quite frequently. Till date, no one has created a device which can charge a variety of cellular devices. What that means is that if you own a laptop along with a phone, you’ll still have to carry with you 2 separate chargers for each of the 2 apparatus. Prototypes are not yet been done, even though the idea of having a wireless charging apparatus was talked about. I believe this technology will earlier rather than afterwards be here with us, though some may think that wireless charging is a myth.
A bulk of us have now switched to smartphones within those few years they’ve been around. Additionally, we have become so exceptionally dependent on our cellphones and attached. However, for guys, cell phone usage that is excessive might not be a good thing. Some individuals suggested that infertility may be caused by mobile phone among men. The rationale behind this reasoning is logical and quite simple. When put near the pant pockets, the sperms will be exposed to the radiation emitted from the telephone and it might weaken or kill them. I personally think this is really a myth which has little or no truth in it although it is always a good idea to be caution.
Nearly every dwelling in each of the important regions of the world will today have WiFi installed. Many believe that a Wi-Fi signal is unable to be affected by anything besides apparatus utilizing the connection. However, the reality is your signal could be interfered with by appliances like a microwave, DECT telephone, etc. In case you appear to be having trouble with your Wi Fi signal, make sure that it is set up away from these home appliances for a more reliable connection.
The wireless technology is having a great impact on the way individuals interact and carry their daily chores. But there are several who misunderstand the wireless technology fully. I’ve merely discussed about my private view on the issue I find fascinating, though a wireless expert myself am not me. My hope is that from this straightforward discussion, you are definitely going to be able to separate myths and misconceptions about wireless technology from facts. I may be wrong in certain things, I’m not a specialist in wireless after all, so in case you have any comments or questions please don’t hesitate to comment away.read more
Ellen Pose a Selfie and the Twitter-sphere went Crazy
Guess Who Is Hosting the Oscars! (No, It's NOT Ellen DeGeneres): The host of the Academy Awards can go very ri… http://t.co/e1auVJTWas
— kendall Mire (@KendallMire) October 15, 2014
2014 World Cup Final Between Germany vs Brazil
— EWN Sport (@EWNsport) July 9, 2014
Alibaby sets the stage for the biggest IPO ever
— Pirate News (@_Pirate_News) November 8, 2014
Facebook to buy Whatsapp for $19 Billion
Facebook's WhatsApp acquisition now has price tag of $22 billion http://t.co/8NmVX1JRM3
— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) October 6, 2014
Flight MH370 went missing
777crash confirms jihadists turning to make trouble for China. Chance for US to make common cause, befriend China while Russia bullies.
— Rupert Murdoch (@rupertmurdoch) March 9, 2014
Flight MH17 shot down when flying over war-torn Ukranian air space
Malaysia Airlines has lost contact of MH17 from Amsterdam. The last known position was over Ukrainian airspace. More details to follow.
— Malaysia Airlines (@MAS) July 17, 2014
The World Fears the Worst in Ebola Outbreak
— Ebola Alert (@EbolaAlert) December 8, 2014
Hollywood mourns Robin Williams’ death
I could not be more stunned by the loss of Robin Williams, mensch, great talent, acting partner, genuine soul.
— Steve Martin (@SteveMartinToGo) August 11, 2014
Hello Kitty is not a Cat
Has anyone told the Hello Kitty erotica community that they haven't been drawing a cat this whole time?
— Ryan Broderick (@broderick) August 28, 2014
Kate Middleton’s second baby is due in April 2015
Awwww another #RoyalBaby. So excited <3
— Louise (@SprinkleofGlitr) September 8, 2014
A lot of folks feel that there has never been another animation business Pixar deserved not a gold standard award than that. Till date, Pixar has kept its quality of animated films by delivering hit after hit since its introduction film Toy Story in 1995. Think about this fact that is fascinating. For a film production company to become successful, it is paramount that they make greater than one picture annually. Nevertheless, this unwritten rule will not apply to Pixar. They do not need to release more than one film a year. The business are able to afford to do so since they’re pros at what they do and not just one one of their animated films has ever neglected to make it to the very top of the box office charts. Following is a look at some Pixar films and characters that have actually grown on both, young and old audiences alike.
When it was released in 1995, Toy Story took the world by storm. The film was so successful that Pixar was instantly propelled by it to fame. Woody, the primary character in the movie, is no stranger to children today. What makes Toy Story this type of classic is the story line and characters that we all can relate to. Almost each one of us is guilty of mistreating our toys in one way or another. What Toy Story teaches us is that playthings, though they have no feelings, need to be medicated with care and respected. If I had to choose my favourite picture from the chain as much as I loved all the pictures, it would have to be the second one.
One of the highest grossing creation of all time of Pixar is Finding Nemo. This really is among these perfect movies that every parent only has to sit down and watch with their kids. It tells the story of exceedingly protective parents who one day, discovered their son to be missing. This sparks off a massive search operation. In this search operation the parents discover that being over protective of their children is bad. They need to show their sons how exactly to take care of themselves. The film expands our imagination of the lives of fish and sea creatures while touching our hearts with the story.
I love great food and I am sure that’s something which everyone of is ardent about. Ratatouille is one movie that any food critic or food fan should see. I have watched it close to a dozen times time and every time I watch it still amused. Only like almost any other pixar movie, Ratatouille’s main character is not a human being but a rats instead. The idea of having a rat as a chef is enough to make till they see the film, some folks puke their guts out in disgust. Ratatouille places the art of storytelling and Pixar’s animation abilities in a league of their own. This is effort that only Pixar has been able to achieve.
In 2004, Pixar released a movie which was a pause from the typical strategy of using the animals as the principal character of its own pictures of the company’s. That uncommon-style movie was The Incredibles. The family of super heroes in this animated film was rather distinct from the Marvel comic super heroes that are solitary that are familiar. The film is really a masterpiece as it blends the most entertaining elements of Hollywood blockbusters in a single picture. The story is massively adventurous and it brings to life the story an unusual pleasure-loving family through the then state-of-the-art technology. If you think super heroes is consistently all about Spiderman or Superman, you’ve got to watch this.
Now, Pixar is a business alone. The move had lots of folks questioning whether this was the right or wrong thing to do and came in 2006. Since that time, several hit films which have been on par with all the quality of films released as an independent company have been released by Pixar. But there is one question that I have constantly pondered over. I ponder if the acquisition has killed the technological advancement and originality. If not for the acquisition, I wonder if Pixar will come up with a different breakthrough like they did with the launch of their first Toy Story in the year 1995. Either way, I’m an enthusiastic Pixar buff and I do hope that they’ll continue with their production of amazing narratives for many more years to come.read more
The entire world is filled with numerous fascinating in which some merely have no rational explanation to their source and ending. There are numerous strange locations on the planet though the most unusual of will definitely leave you gasping. As a journey fan, I’ve compiled a record of a number of these scenic places. I’ll jump to most of these places should the opportunity present itself, though I’m yet to see with it. Hereis the list I’ve compiled, I hope it encourages more to travel and enjoy some unbelievable things the world has to see.
Not all of us live in the deserts but everybody knows life may be unpleasant because of dryness and the scorching temperature. But believe it or not, there’s an underground city where folks appreciate city life that is regular like every other, located at the center of a desert. The city is called Coober Pedy and it situated less than a thousand kilometers north of Adelaide. This strange city sprung up because the residents residing there find it more challenging to live over the ground rather than subterranean. Said to be the greatest opal mining place on the planet, this underground city is complete with all the vital conveniences which range from church to a 4-star luxurious resort.
New Zealand is quite famous for its sheep population that is certainly multiple times bigger than its human population. I recently came across a city in the US called Lawndale in which the amount of living residents is outnumbered by the deceased. This city can be said to have less than 2000 living residents in a land that’s home to over 1. 5 million dead bodies. This fact alone should give you an idea of how eerie every corner of the city and a place it’s must have been turned into a graveyard. This area is not for everybody, but if you are the kind of person who loves the delight and exhilaration of visiting scary areas, take a drive down there when you are in San Diego.
Varosha is a city in Cyprus that has become a ghost town. Unlike its glory days as one of Cyprus’ favorite tourist area, this city is now nicknamed the Ghost City as it has absolutely no inhabitants. After the Turkish invasion of 1974 which drove all residents away from town, it hasn’t been inhabited again. Following the invasion was over, this area remains abandoned but it stands totally frozen just like how it prior to the invasion. When viewed from afar it is not difficult to think actions are bustling within this city simply like it was back in the early 1970s before invasion except that no one lives there anymore. Thinking about walking into this town that is uninhabited only rouses a thrilling feeling that is freakish.
This is simply a minor record of the most peculiar places existing on this particular planet. To be honest, the fact that these areas really exist still finding them taught me to be a little more open-minded than I was before and surpasses my imagination. That won’t stop me from experiencing something incredible if I’m blessed with the opportunity, although I’m not going to lie, a few of these places seem a bit extreme for even me. A picture may say a thousand words but I am sure the feeling and experience is some thing that you can only get when you step your feet on these position. I’m sure bizarre spots that are more and more will probably be found and I’ll try and keep this list updated.read more
It’s a continuous private fight that constantly goes on in my own head that if you do not have something for which you’re utterly obsessed with then you’re missing out on matters that are profoundly enthusiastic and wild in your life. There are of course those who’ll disagree with me and consider themselves sensible and reasonable and are ready to batter me from all sides. Let’s give this simple question a careful thought. Ask yourself is your life worth living if you’re only unnecessarily passing your life without the value or significance and don’t have any reason to get out of bed each morning or no rationale to sleep late at night and nothing that excites you. I’m entirely obsessed and occupied with several things. I’m not sure about everyone else but I don’t like to conceal my love for something. I believe everyone of us is born with some type of fires but it is completely up to us to find it.
I discovered my passion for cooking fairly some time back and ever since, I have been spending a lot of time in pursuit of perfecting my culinary abilities. I began to pick up more knowledge by just seeing the various cooking shows on TV but it was when I genuinely set my feet on it that I started improving my abilities. It’s by making mistakes, having few burned steaks and hurt fingers (from slicing) that you sharpen your abilities. The journey is obviously not a bed of roses but it’s one that you enjoy most when you have the fire for this. It was the cooking shows that first inspired me but I discovered attending cooking courses to be more enjoyable. Irrespective of the skill that you get, you get encompassed by folks of similar interest with you.
I discovered not overly long ago that I’ve a fire for computer programming. Sometimes, I mull over it and only if I had unearthed this passion earlier in life, perhaps I would happen to be capable to do so much more. All through my life, I was exposed to nothing but the area of banking and finance and this really is because most of my family members come from banking background. Maybe it is due to my contrarian believing but I really find talking about banking to be such a dull theme. What I find more intriguing is indeed discussing about computer programming rather than economics. Fueled by my passion, I consider it will simply be a matter of time before I will proclaim myself as a programming pro but only at that point of time, I’m not quite there yet.
I believe every single one of us is born with fire. Some individuals refer to it as fixation while some others refer to it as talent. To me, it’s not significant what you refer to it as and what’s more significant is whether you have found them. It’s only when you’ve reached your heaviest passion you will have the ability to look at yourself from new outlook and only afterward, life will be filled with this much vigor and exhilaration. You will live your own life and you will become yourself when you uncover your fixations.read more