Monthly Archives: July 2009

Save Money With a Programmable Thermostat

If you’re like me you’ve long heard how keeping your home at a constant temperature will save money in the long run rather than programming it to be lower overnight and when you are not home. Well, now it turns … Continue reading

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Gadgets Galore

I got quite caught up just now hunting for a new flash drive to purchase for my son as he is getting ready for college this fall. The gadgets! Did you know there are now solar powered chargers that come … Continue reading

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DDR2

PC enthusiasts – ddr2 is memory designed to meet your high expectations. DDR2 offers faster speeds, higher data bandwidth, and lower power consumption than the older DDR memory. As with everything technical, there seems to be such flux that just … Continue reading

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Rice Concrete Reduces Greenhouse Emissions

Do cows eat rice husks? I don’t know if they do or not so perhaps rice husks are not a common ingredient in cattle supplies…but here is a mighty interesting use for rice husks. A new way of processing rice … Continue reading

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Happy Weekend! Good News for July 25, 2009

Greetings! Are you alarmed that the summer is now approximately 2/3 over??!? I will tell you that I am quite alarmed…yes quite. To make matters worse, our weather this summer has been unbelievably cool – we’re talking highs often only … Continue reading

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Laboring Without the Labor Bed

Perhaps maternity units in hospitals may begin to have some surplus inventory on their hands in the form of standard labor beds that are not needed anymore. A University of Toronto study observed the results of removing the standard, clinical … Continue reading

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Happy Weekend! Good News for July 18, 2009

How could July possibly be half over already?!? Not only is July half over, that means that the summer is officially half over and we’re just about 6 weeks out until Labor Day. I am so not ready for summer … Continue reading

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Happy Weekend! Good News for July 11, 2009

Greetings! I am certainly hoping things are on the upswing for me. I have been having a series of challenges connected to my blogs in the form of a persistent hacker wreaking some nasty havoc. NOT pleasant or nice or … Continue reading

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