The various terms for malevolent software that provide threats to computer systems can be confusing. This article explains what malware is and gives 6 examples.
Treating and preventing fleas is an essential part of being a responsible cat owner. This article looks at the best products available.
Lap desks are a convenient aid to working away from a traditional office desk, this article looks at 4 of the best currently available.
Owning a pet cat does present some challenges, but the companionship, entertainment, and cuteness make it worth it!
Gone are the days when cell phones were only used to make calls or send texts. Nowadays, they have many uses, thirty of which I list in this article.
This article explains what wireless technologies are and gives eight examples.
This article explains what an operating system is and gives 5 examples.
This article explains what a search engine is, how search engines work, and gives 10 examples of search engines.
This article explains what a web browser is, the difference between a browser and a search engine, and gives five examples of popular browsers.
This article looks at computer hardware. It explains what hardware is, what distinguishes internal components from external components, and lists 20 examples of hardware.
Computers have become an integral feature of our daily lives. This article lists 20 examples of ways that computers are used.
This article lists twenty reasons why alcohol is worth avoiding, if you want to lead a happy, healthy, and productive life.
Growing herbs indoors is a fun way to always have fresh herbs on hand. This article lists 10 herbs that you can grow indoors.
This article looks at an issue that can be confusing for people new to computers, namely: the difference between files and folders.
Digital data storage devices are essentially media for holding recorded digital information. In this article, I list 10 common examples.
This articles explains what peripheral devices are, and lists 10 examples.
Output devices are devices that receive data or instruction from a computer. This article lists 10 examples of output devices.
Input devices are essentially devices that send data or instructions to a computer. This article lists 10 examples of common input devices and explains what each is typically used for.
It is increasingly difficult to imagine a world without digital technology, which has transformed communications, entertainment, work, and other areas of human life. This article lists 20 examples of digital technology.
Long-distance relationships are increasingly common, thanks in a large part to the internet's ability to aid contact and communication. This article lists 10 disadvantages of long-distance romances.
Long distance relationships can certainly present challenges and disadvantages, but there are plenty of positives. This article lists the advantages of this type of romance.
This article lists the 14 advantages of email over other methods of communication.
Email has revolutionized communication in the home and workplace. It has brought many positives, but also some negatives. This article lists 12 disadvantages of email.
Riding a bike offers many advantages, including health benefits, affordable travel, and swift travel through heavy traffic. This article looks at the downsides, however, listing 10 disadvantages of cycling.
Cycling has increased in popularity in recent years, due to the many benefits, which include health, affordability, environmental, and speedy travel around cities. This article looks at the main 12 advantages of riding a bike.
GPS technology has revolutionized many aspects of life, especially navigation and travel. There are downsides, however, and this article lists the seven main disadvantages.
GPS (Global Positioning System) works through satellite technology and offers many advantages. I list the 15 main ones and explain why they are so beneficial.
Advances in digital technology have revolutionized cameras and photography, bringing many benefits, but also some downsides. This article looks at the 14 main disadvantages of digital photography.
This article lists all the main advantages of digital cameras over traditional film cameras.
One of the biggest political scandals in American history, Watergate led eventually to a constitutional crisis and the resignation of a president. Here are 12 facts.
Mobile phones have revolutionized communications over the past few decades. While these devices have many advantages, here is a list of 18 disadvantages.
Mobile phones have revolutionized the way that people communicate since they first began to enter popular use in the 1980s. Here are 20 advantages of mobile phones.
The advent of digital technology has many great advantages. Here, I list 16 of the main ones.
Digital technology has revolutionized the modern world. Although many of the changes it has brought could be described as positive, this article lists some of the downsides.
Paul has a background and passion for video and digital media. He has also raised a daughter and been on many long family journeys.
Gin is generally drunk with mixers and features in many classic cocktails. It comes in many different styles and taste profiles. This article provides five selections for the best London dry gins.
String trimmers are necessary for dealing with the areas around gardens, trees, fences, and other obstacles, as well as areas of thick brush that can't be dealt with any other way. Here are the best.
This article looks at the the ideas of Dorothy Retallack, who's 1973 book expressed strong ideas on the effects of music on plant growth.
A phenomenon of the Cold War period in U.S. history, "McCarthyism" is a term for allegations made against someone, accusing them of subversion or treachery, without sufficient regard for evidence.
Being in love has been the stuff of poetry, drama, and song for centuries, but how can you be sure that you actually are in love? This article lists ten ways you might be able to tell.
Religious followers argue that their belief system gives their life meaning, moral guidance, and provides comfort. There are many reasons why religion is bad for people, however. I list eleven of them.
Credit cards are promoted for their convenience. There are downsides to using them, however. Here is a list of reasons why credit cards can be a bad thing.
They may be the world's most popular pet, but our furry feline friends have plenty of downsides. Here is an eye-opening list of reasons why you may not want to own a cat.
The European Union has come under increasing economic and political stress in recent years, for reasons such as the economic crash of 2008 and a massive increase in the number of asylum seekers.
Located on the west coast of Florida near the Gulf Coast, Tampa is a popular place to visit and live. Here's a list of things to do in the city.
Orlando, Florida, is a popular destination for both American and international tourists. Having lived in Florida for years, I decided to compile this list of the 12 best things to do in and around the city. Also included is a list of six great places to check out specifically in Orlando's downtown.
One of England's most famous rulers, Henry VIII was a difficult and complex man, who's obsession with getting a male heir for his throne ultimately changed the course of history.
This article looks at the best computer speakers with subwoofer currently available for those wishing to spend $100 or less.
Deciding whether to live together before marriage is an important decision. This article looks at the advantages and disadvantages and lists them.
Top 5 list of recommendations for the best home subwoofer currently available.
Top selections for the best floorstanding speakers currently available.
In this article, I list the most dangerous wild animals in the United States. The animals that appear here are capable of injuring and—in rare circumstances—even killing people. Death by wild animal is extremely rare in the U.S., but when it does happen, one of these animals is likely the culprit.
There are 2 spiders who live in Texas with venom that is poisonous enough to be dangerous, this article looks at black widow and brown recluse spiders.
My top 10 selections for the most dangerous animals in California.
One of the most famous ships in sailing history, the RMS Titanic sank on her maiden voyage in 1912. Here are 15 interesting facts about the ship and the disaster.
My selections for the coolest electric guitars available at present.
This article explores the issues regarding the question of whether or not cigarettes should be banned, with the main arguments that are used for and against making cigarettes illegal listed.
This article examines the issues over whether boxing should be banned or not. It looks at the arguments for and against that are used by people.
This article looks at the pros and cons of a US amnesty for illegal immigrants and lists the arguments used by both sides in the debate.
This article looks at the main arguments for and against using physical means of punishment in schools. Here are both the pros and the cons of the debate.