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Posted on Aug 21 2017 - 7:40pm by Editorial Staff
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Though we may not quite have gotten to the world of self-driving cars, there is no doubt that automobile technology has been advancing rapidly over the last few years in particular. It is worth thinking about what your car can offer you if you are currently looking at investing in a new vehicle at some point in the near future. Let’s take a closer look at the top technology features for cars this year and what it is that makes them so great. Vehicle to Vehicle Communication Rather than speaking out loud like the car from the classic...

With the demands of parenthood, you could class being a mum as a full-time profession. However, some women strike a difficult balance between being a mother and operating their own business. One such entrepreneur is new mum Rosie Willett, founder of Rosie Willett Designs and a bespoke bridal headbands designer. Here, we catch up with Rosie as she explains more about her successful business: #1 Tell us about Rosie Willett Designs — how did you get into designing wedding headpieces? I studied Fashion Marketing at Northumbria University...

The fact is that politics affect every single person on the planet. Whether you have a keen interest in politics or not, they are still a vital part of how you lead your life. A lot of people – usually people from younger generations – don’t understand the importance of being clued up when it comes to politics. However, the fact of the matter is, politics have a big impact on our lives, whether we realize it or not, which is why it’s so vital that every single one of us has a clear understanding of them. If you are old...

Do you have trouble getting a good night’s sleep? Is your brain getting enough exercise during your waking hours? If the skills and tasks you perform daily are easy and repetitive, you likely aren’t giving your brain enough of a challenge. The more adept you become at a skill, the less work it takes your brain to allow you to perform it.  This is a direct result of your brain stretching itself over time. When your brain is bored, it impacts your sleep. Lack of sleep impacts, well, just about everything else regarding your wellness. Getting...

We’ve all seen The Devil Wears Prada, but despite the fashion industry coming across as a place only the mad and foolish would want to be a part of, it still manages to capture the hearts and minds of many a young entrepreneur. The good news is that you don’t have to accept verbal abuse as part of a rigorous internship to get ahead. Today is the era of the entrepreneur, and if you want to be involved in the fashion industry at a high level, you can be: you can do it yourself. By starting your own clothing company, you’ll have a space...

Everyday we learn new things – to disagree with that is a lie. From the age of one day old right through to seventy or eighty years old, we are always filling our brains to the brim with new and exciting information and techniques. This can help us understand the world around us, our history, where we come from and even where we are going. There’s nothing wrong with learning, in any capacity at all – and you’re never, ever too old. If another statement is false – it is the statement that you are too old to...

If you are looking to improve your construction skills, or are taking the impressive gamble towards building your own home, it’s likely that you’re looking for methods to make this house impressive, will help it last a long time, and will help it stay relevant as a household for even centuries to come. For that reason, we have compiled a list of the most exciting considerations you should consider when it comes to crafting your home. Some are old, some are new, but all are relevant and can be combined. Planning Permission Getting...

Soaring mountains, rushing rivers, spectacular gorges, desert panoramas and sparkling wineries dot the landscape in western Canada. The best way to see it all is by rental car. We took five days to travel from the Rocky Mountains to the west coast but it could equally have taken us five weeks. Banff is a resort town and one of Canada’s most popular tourist destinations. It is surrounded by spectacular mountains and the Banff National Park. There are numerous hotels, restaurants, shops, spas and everything else required by visitors....

More and more Americans are struggling to buy a home these days than in the past century. US home prices are rising much faster than the pay rate, and this is leaving pretty much everybody, especially millennials, in a bit of a crisis. As house prices are rising, this is making it very difficult for people to stop renting and start paying for their very own home – if they even began renting in the first place. The median price of an existing home in the US hit $244,100 in July 2016, which is up 5.3 percent from the same month in...

Modern tech has changed lives for the entirety of the population, but arguably its biggest impression has been made on those with disabilities. Before technology intervened, numerous disabilities simply excluded people from a variety of tasks. If you had speaking difficulties and couldn’t talk on the phone, then you’d have to send a letter – waiting up to a fortnight for a reply. If you struggled walking, then just the simple task of getting the weekly grocery shop done was problematic in and of itself. If you couldn’t see,...