Steve Jobs

The Many Inventions Of Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs was a visionary, a technologist, husband, father and an inventor. Jobs is listed on 342 patent applications, either as an inventor or a co-inventor ranging from computer software to staircases. Here are some of his other inventions…

March 6, 2012 36
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And Let There Be Light!

Or I could’ve simply named the post ‘Saving money by selecting the right light bulb’! Once upon a time, selecting a light bulb was as simple choosing a 60 watt or a 100 watt bulb, depending upon how bright you want the bulb to be. There was one popular size, you screw in the bulb […]

December 29, 2011 50
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Confessions of a Lazy Blogger

If you are a blogger, you’ll find this post curiously entertaining; if you are a reader, you’ll get a behind the scene sneak peak at what keeps a blogger awake at night! Going through my site statistics I noticed that the traffic for this blog has been gradually increasing and last month alone, the traffic […]

November 6, 2011 45
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9 Impulse Buys That Turned Out Better Than Expected!

We’ve all bought stuff based on commercials that turned out nothing like how it was advertised. (Shamwow guy, you listening?) Sometimes we buy stuff on a whim, only to be disappointed later. I know I have. But not all my impulse buys have been duds. Here are some purchases that turned out to be better […]

October 8, 2011 43

Top 5 Trading Apps For Your Smartphone

Trading financial markets has never been easier and more accessible. With the rise of the smartphone, traders can now buy and sell stocks, commodities, and currencies with the simple swipe of a finger. It is a bit mind-boggling to consider that millions of dollars can be moved in the foreign exchange market by touching the […]

May 18, 2011 0

10 Interesting Facts About Apple CEO, Steve Jobs!

Steve Jobs was voted the CEO of the decade by Fortune magazine. And my, what a decade it’s been! He brought back Apple from the throes of doom to making it the most admired company in the world! In 1997, when Jobs returned to the then troubled Apple, Michael Dell, when asked what he would […]

May 12, 2011 22
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5 Eco-Friendly Products For The Smart Saver

Rechargeables This is a no-brainer! Rechargeable battery technology has improved so much that there really isn’t an excuse for not using them. The new generation rechargeables have a number of advantages over the traditional ones. They retain charge for a long period of time No ‘Memory-loss’ effect Can be re-used hundreds of times without loss […]

January 15, 2011 26
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Online Banking: Depositing A Check From Home

Times have changed! I remember 10 years back, when I joined a Credit Union that happened to be outside my state, the only way I could deposit a check was to find another credit union’s ATM and make a deposit. Soon they introduced prepaid deposit envelopes. Now a deposit would mean a trip to the […]

January 8, 2011 6

Read Me, Link Me, Rank Me!

According to Netcraft, as of December 2010, there were 255,287,546 websites on the internet! That’s a lot and this number is only going to go up. How do you position a website from these millions of sites? To give an analogy, a TV program is measured by its reach and advertisers pay according to the […]

December 29, 2010 9
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