Category: Technology

Why it might be time for a .store domain

Posted on: September 21, 2020

Think of a word – any word, or even a phrase. Then, search for it with the search engine of your choice; just be careful if you picked something that isn’t safe for work. Chances are someone has already registered it as a domain, with a .com or a .net at the end of it. Either that or it’s so obscure no one would ever think to search for it. It’s a real problem for…

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Five ways to handle cargo safely on ships

Posted on: August 28, 2020

Whilst cargo handling has progressed from a manual activity to a process performed by cutting-edge equipment, the human element remains central to the operation and the safety of the personnel must be infallible onboard ships. Image Credit Effective training of the workforce and strict management of procedures is vital when performing cargo handling operations on ships with uncompromising safety standards. From hoisted cargo overhead to security seal protocols, knowing and adhering to the essential safety…

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Should I get a smart meter?

Posted on: August 28, 2020

Most households are now in the habit of regularly using comparison sites to check that they are paying as little as possible for their gas and electricity. But how many are on old meters that are preventing them from gaining additional savings? Should I get a smart meterShould I get a smart meter Image Credit How does a smart meter save money? A smart meter allows you to continuously monitor your usage and take steps…

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Cybercrime fraud cases in the UK now worth £1bn

Posted on: August 25, 2020

2019, it seems, was the year for online fraudsters, with cybercrime racking up bills exceeding £1bn and constituting one-third of all crime in the country. What can we constructively take from this unnerving report? Image Credit The power of criminal gangs Firstly, businesses must not underestimate criminal gangs working in the virtual world, whose scams are becoming more and more sophisticated. While records from the previous year show that internet fraud was already a huge…

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What is a Ghost Immobiliser and how does it work?

Posted on: July 1, 2020

The Ghost immobilizer does not come with fobs or have any LED lights to give away its location. The device uses existing buttons in your vehicle, such as those found on the steering wheel or centre console so that you can set up a unique PIN that must be punched in on entering and before you can start the engine. Image credit Stops thieves immediately In recent years, thieves have been able to override the…

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The advantages of Up and Over doors

Posted on: June 24, 2020

Many people have a low budget for garage doors. They are advised to purchase Up and Over doors as these are very cheap and good looking. Using these doors is also very convenient. These doors are not heavyweight and have a very stylish look. Although they are cheap and easy to use the installation can be tricky. image credit When you open this door, it moves completely up to the roof and then shows a…

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The history of Medicine

Posted on: June 23, 2020

Human beings have tried to find ways to make them feel better when they get ill since they were living in caves. Early people and civilisations at first thought it was because the person ill was cursed by God or the Gods. They looked to Shaman and Holy People to cure them. The Greeks are the first to look at what is the natural cause of the illness. Most people go to shrines and pray,…

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What to think about when buying a new boiler

Posted on: June 8, 2020

If your old boiler is no longer efficient or costing you lots of money in repairs then it may be time to contact a Boiler Installation Cheltenham company such as http://www.hprservicesltd.com/cheltenham-boilers/boiler-installation-cheltenham/ to have a new boiler put in place. The company will consult with you on the best kind of boiler for your home, family set up and financial budget. Here are some important things to think about when buying a new boiler. Image credit…

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The great debate

Posted on: June 1, 2020

When it comes to warehouse design one of the hardest questions that the designers need to address, and discuss, is whether to feature pallet racking or Longspan racking. Whichever one you decide on, rest assured you can get  a full and comprehensive selection and service from https://www.rackzone.ie/shelving. You can be sure that they will be able to help and advise you in all of these matters. What are the advantages of Longspan racking? Image credit…

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Why we use a spray gun for Plasma Spray

Posted on: May 28, 2020

There are a large number of very good reasons why companies like https://www.poeton.co.uk/standard-treatments/plasma-coatings will use a themal spray gun for the application of nickel sulfate or plastic polymers Plasma Spray. In the past the traditional way to apply super heated materials was via an arc welder as this was the only way the high temperature could be achieved. However, this was fine for non flammable material but flammable substances could not be addressed in this…

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Advantages of Using Accounting Software

Posted on: May 11, 2020

The software can work faster and minimizes any mistakes once it is built up with the right commands. It saves you money and provides many other benefits. It brings more efficiency with less efforts. It can produce reports and receipts very quickly after sales and purchases. It can also update all linked accounts automatically. Manual bookkeeping takes much effort and more time. The chances of error are also there. Businesses can face much loss due…

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Website Management Mistakes to Avoid

Posted on: May 4, 2020

Having an online presence is more than just sticking a site up on the web. If it isn’t managed correctly, your site may not achieve your goals or may even do more harm than good. If it is not linked to your company’s overall branding and company message this too can cause further issues. Here are five top mistakes to avoid when managing your website. Image Credit 1. Not Establishing Goals All too often, a…

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Transformer Cores Demystified

Posted on: October 9, 2019

Transformer cores are found everywhere in modern society. Transformers are used to increase or decrease the alternating voltages in electrically powered applications. By the time this electricity reaches your house or workplace, it will have passed through several transformers. Some of those will be in substations, some will be in domestic appliances. Others will be orbiting the earth in satellites or deep under the sea. Image Credit Why do we use transformers? When electrical power…

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