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The car industry is developing at a rapid pace, and with driverless cars said to be hitting dealerships as soon as 2021, we can finally expect to see an overhaul in the industry. Driverless technology has been around for decades now, with sat-nav and cruise control being implemented in most new vehicles on the market – but the widespread use of driverless cars has been delayed due to testing and ongoing concerns over safety. So, just how far has the auto industry come in terms of developing autonomous tech – and are we really...

It’s amazing to see how we change our outdoor space depending on our beliefs and global location. The cultural differences throughout the world are mind-blowing, when you stop to take them in. You might notice them whilst relaxing on holiday in another country or even online via Pinterest or Instagram for example. Take a look at our guide, looking at how different societies tend to their gardens. United Kingdom The British public hold garden space in high regard when they are looking at buying a property, with research claiming...

Over the years, shooting has been India’s most successful individual Olympic sport and The young shooting brigade of the country is expected to carry on the legacy and stand tall to the expectations in the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Games. The young generation of shooters have emerged dominant by breaking numerous records in recent years. India has already bagged the maximum number with 15 Tokyo 2020 spots along with the number of qualified competitors so far, setting the standards even higher. The Tokyo Olympics Schedule will witness...

If you’ve recently received an infertility diagnosis and are unable to use your own eggs to conceive, your doctor may have recommended pursuing donor eggs to start or complete your family. This generous genetic gift can help those struggling to have a baby on their own conceive. However, you may not know much about the process, or perhaps you have some concerns based upon misinformation you’ve already heard. Significant misunderstandings can surround the process of egg donation, especially regarding donors, their compensation,...

Between continually rapid technological advancements and the lingering uncertainty of Brexit, 2019 will doubtless see many industries undergoing necessary changes. This includes one of the UK’s most valuable industries — the construction industry. What challenges will 2019 pose for the sector? What impacts will political and economic change have on it? And, more important, how will the sector change to overcome these new challenges? 2019’s construction challenges The construction industry has faced a number of difficult...

A power surge is an electrical term that means oversupply of voltage from the power distribution company. Although surge happens in a short period with less than a thousandth of a second, they usually reach more than a thousand of voltage when they arrive at the equipment and can damage it instantly. However, some of the power surges happened within our reach. In this article, we are going to discuss some of the common causes of power surges inside your property. Common Cause of a Power Surge High Power Rated Electrical Devices Water...

No matter how much you paid for your plumbing system, the pipes are the lifeblood that keeps it running. Therefore, if your pipes are not functioning properly, your system will not provide your home with optimal functionality. Rather than waiting until a disaster requires that you take action, the following is a short list of signs that it is time to replace your old pipes.   Water Quality Image via Flickr by Muhammad Ali One of the top ways to know it’s time to replace your pipes is by the fact that you have poor...

HVAC systems can often be one of the most neglected elements of a home or office, even though they are a vital component to most buildings. Most people do not fully understand how to maintain an HVAC unit, which can cause careless mistakes in maintaining their functionality. Nevertheless, a well maintained HVAC is imperative not only to the health of everyone who lives in or enters the building, but also to the longevity of your system. The following is an overview of four signs that your HVAC system is in need of maintenance. Increase...

There is no denying that the UK population is growing at an alarming rate. The upper dependents, or those of state pension age (65+) constituted for 18.2 per cent of the population in mid-2017, a rise by more than two per cent from only a decade before. The baby boomer generation — those born between 1945 and 1964 — are nearing, or have already reached, retirement age. Furthermore, thanks to technologic developments within the health care system, baby boys born between 2015 and to 2017 are predicted to live to 79, while females are...

Traidcraft is tackling the shopping frenzy of Black Friday by joining the ongoing climate change event instead of the shopping craze. The Gateshead-based company will be spreading the call for shoppers to become more carbon conscious instead of discount detecting, with a series of events on Friday 29th November. The fair trade, organic and vegan food and drinks retailer will be running a refreshment station at Newcastle Cathedral, as well as handing out jute bags of toiletries to the local homeless. Traidcraft will also be addressing...