Smartphones have one very big disadvantage over their predecessors. That is the battery life. The short battery life on modern smartphones is a rather big sticking point as people who spend all day using their phones have to almost constantly charge them. When it comes to the cutthroat competition between the giant competitors, Apple has many advantages in the marketplace...

When it comes to day-to-day life there is always so much to be done that it seems impossible to get it all done. Ruler App This iOS app to make life easier is something that can be indispensable to anyone who finds themselves in need of a ruler. All that you have to do is place your device next to the item you want to measure or on the device screen and move the...

There are an increasing number of people that are concerned with reducing the amount of electricity that use. Some people want to reduce their electricity usage to cut down on costs with the rising price of electricity and gas. Other people want to reduce the amount of electricity that they use in order to reduce their carbon footprint and help the environment. But...

On 21 March 2014, the social networking site, Twitter, was blocked in Turkey as part of a national internet crackdown. Why the Twitter Ban in Turkey? The Twitter ban in Turkey was imposed as part of an extensive, national internet crackdown that was brought about by the uncovering of a corruption scandal that involved several members of the Recap Tyyip Erdoğan’s...

Today, car engines and the size of them keep getting smaller and smaller, yet, technology keeps expanding. Devices are released everyday into the market and those of us that love our gadgets end up with an impressive collection and quite a lot of them are marketed as being gadgets for your car. However, the problem is that most cars have very limited power sources,...

Gaming is something that still carries the stigma of the past including the idea that serious gamers still live in their mother’s basement, have an unhealthy obsession with comic books, memorabilia and the fantasy genre and are all male. Surprisingly enough though there are now more female gamers than male and one of the world’s oldest gamers is a woman. There...

Passover or Pesach is the Jewish festival that celebrates the night during which the spirit of death that killed the first born of Egypt (the tenth plague) and passed over the homes of the Jewish slaves that had painted their door frames with the blood of a lamb. The festival takes place during Nissan (the Hebrew month) and marks not only the passing over of the...

Hola Mohalla is a Sikh festival that takes place over three days and was originally started by the 10th Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh. Hola Mohalla is a festival which was originally used to gather all Sikhs together and to perform mock battles and military exercises. The mock battles were fought with the Sikhs fighting against warriors dressed as soldiers from the...