Dumb Me Down, Scottie

Languages ​​have become more dynamic, they are in a state of flux, acquiring a new vocabulary from other cultures. English is particularly apt to borrow from other languages. There are more words on foreign loans in German from English than the reverse: computer, car rental, fast food to name a few. They are often everyday ….  Read More

Will China replace the United States as the new superpower?

The Chinese Socialist Empire has experienced extremely strong growth since 1949 and many wonder if this mighty economic giant will overtake the United States in the near future. The rise of the Chinese economy is surprising, know that China occupies the third place in power on the world stage next to Russia, which includes the ….  Read More

Pilates – Origins, Benefits and Principles

Origins of Pilates Pilates was created by Joseph Pilates who initially called in Contrology. He developed the principles during the First World War in a German internment camp. He taught his students using minimal equipment after studying yoga and how animals move. He was recognized for helping his fellow prisoners survive the 1918 flu pandemic ….  Read More

A story by Yoshisuke Aikawa – Founder of Nissan

Yoshisuke Aikawa was the founder and first president of Nissan zaibatsu. He was born in 1880 in what is now part of the city of Yamaguchi. Aikawa graduated from Tokyo Imperial University in engineering and went to work for Shibaura Saisakusho, the forerunner of Toshiba. He made a trip to the United States where he ….  Read More

Start of short message service

Short message service (SMS) is a text messaging service component of most telephone systems, the World Wide Web and mobile telephony. It uses standardized communication protocols to allow fixed / fixed devices or mobile phones to exchange short text messages. SMS was the most used data application, with around 3.5 billion active users, or around ….  Read More

Payroll templates usable for all needs

Each country has rules governing its workforce, rules relating to conditions of employment and payment, pay slips are part of the rules and a company must comply with them. Each employee should receive a pay slip along with their salary payment. Payrolls are important because they show details like gross salary, deductions and net salary. ….  Read More

“Using Credit Cards Online” – Convenience at its Best

Business and technology combined in one package – that’s what online credit cards are. With the advent of the Internet, the barriers to knowledge and communication have been broken. In addition, with the Internet, came the concept of online stores or virtual stores that only existed on the Internet. You can buy at these stores ….  Read More

The drachma route

So here we are looking at the economic and political fallout in Greece, and we have to ask ourselves how are we going to pay the price? Because you know, it’s just a matter of “when” not “if” the Greek and Spanish governments will face the consequences of their fiscal incompetence and their failure to ….  Read More