Network Cabling and Installation

Have you ever wondered what it is that connects computers and networks to one another? Network cable in conjunction with the associated hardware (network switches, hubs, demarcation equipment) is responsible for computers being able to connect and transfer data across intranets (internal network) and the internet. Network cabling today is used for many other purposes…

Why You Should Be Hand Feeding Your Dog

When working with a new client, one of the first changes I make is I have them switch from bowl feeding to hand feeding. To a lot of people, it can seem like a tedious switch to make, but there are so many advantages to adopting this routine with your dog. First of all, hand…

Choosing Ceramic Tiles – What to Know

If you are going to buy ceramic tiles for a ceramic tile backsplash, floor tiles, wall tiles or even ceramic tiles for ornamentation there are specific factors to know in choosing which tile is best for your application. Not all tiles are created equal and the differences can determine if your ceramic tiles will hold…

Types of Schmidt and Bender Scopes

Schmidt & Bender is a German company that is known for its high quality optical glasses. It is one of those rare companies that do not manufacture various kinds of optical devices. It, rather, specializes in manufacturing riflescopes. Another USP of Schmidt and Bender scopes is that these are hand assembled. The kind of quality…

Importance of Kaizen Approach in Current Market Scenario

The challenge of globalization has magnified the economy of most of the developed and developing nations. Globalization has created new complexities in every industry and thus requires new strategies and unique approaches. Have you ever thought why some countries have higher economic growth rates than others? Or why some industries grow at a faster pace…

The Two-House Teaching in a Nutshell

What is the “Two-House Teaching”? It is known by several names, both positive and disparaging. It is called “Two-House Thealogy”, the “Two-House Doctrine”, the “Two-House Ideology”, the “Two-House Movement”, the “Two-House Heresy”, the “Ephraimite Movement”, the “Ephraimite Fallacy”, and the “Ephraimite Error”, but it would be more accurately called the “Two-House Reality”. The Reality in…

A Blissful Journey

Travelling is an appealing experience wherein you can experience new adventures and enjoy new places. It also gives you a joy of exploring new things, meeting up with new people and tasting different cuisines. Through travelling, you will also have a chance to know yourself better and appreciate the beauty of life. I love travelling…

How Do Combine Harvesters Work?

One of the most crucial pieces of farm machinery invented in the past century, the combine harvester turns an incredibly labour intensive process into a one-person job. Harvesting crops without the machine is inefficient and costly. This machine allows practically any farmer with the space to grow oats, rye, barley and wheat. To really understand…

Technical Writing – Definition of Boilerplate

From a tech writer’s POV, boilerplate is any text that can be reused (sometimes called re-purposed) in a number of different documents without much change from the original. It’s copy a client often supplies that includes information about an organization’s history, facilities, or capabilities. Since these things don’t change, or change very little, there’s no…

Parboiled Rice – Advantages & Disadvantages

Rice has one of the biggest consumption levels all across the world. It’s available in several varieties. One such variety is the Parboiled Rice which is amber in color. It has different properties than that of normal white rice because both go through different filtration processes. Parboiling is a common practice in many parts of…

PVC and HDPE – Similar Yet Different

The underground piping market in North America has seen tremendous growth over the last 30 years in the use of thermoplastic materials. Benefits such as corrosion resistance, improved hydraulics, and reduced installation costs have been paying large dividends for owners of watermain, sanitary and storm sewer systems. The most widely used and accepted of this…