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Digital Camera Evolution – Digital Cameras Through Time

Few devices have developed as quickly and changed as rapidly as the digital camera. From its early extraterrestrial adventures to its almost overlooked presence virtually everywhere today, the digital camera has experienced exponential growth. To understand where digital cameras come from, all you have to do is to look up into space and think back […] Read More

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Top 5 Roof Designs around the Globe

Home Emergency Articles Posted on by Frances Bailey

If you’re designing your own home – get some inspiration for an incredible roof (after all it is the first thing your guests will see) from these spectacular roofing gems. Lucky art students at the School of Art, Design and Media at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, get to see this spectacular building on a […] Read More

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Does central heating make you fat?

Home Emergency Articles Posted on by Frances Bailey

The question may not be as crazy as it sounds – at least not according to researchers at Maastricht University Medical Group who say that turning up the thermostat regularly can lead to pounds piling onto our middles. Central heating slows down our calorie burning metabolism How so? Well, according to the research high temperatures […] Read More

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Hi-fi Systems of the Rich and Famous

Appliance Insurance Articles Posted on by Richard Hannan

When it comes to investing in a Hi-fi system, your average ‘man on the street’ will probably spend anything from £300 to £600. However, venture into those celebrity spheres of society and watch the price bolt upwards (especially, of course, if that individual is a musician). For non-musicians though, those with cash to splash are […] Read More

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15 Interesting Television Facts

Appliance Insurance Articles Posted on by Richard Hannan

For most of us, life without television seems impractical, perhaps even impossible. The television has become our go-to source for global news, entertainment, sports, and educational programmes. Over the years, it has evolved a great deal. From its initial development in the 18th century, to the introduction of 20th century television-making technologies, and the global […] Read More

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Television for Dogs: Yay or Nay?

Pet Articles Posted on by Richard Hannan

Those of us who are fortunate enough to have a canine friend tend to adore him or her and will do almost anything for them. Well, American TV company CEO Gilad Neumann has taken that devotion a step further – by creating a doggie TV channel specially for pets with the waggy tail. Called DogTV, […] Read More

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Best Television Museums

Appliance Insurance Articles Posted on by Richard Hannan

Well known for launching the first-ever regular high-definition TV service in the UK in 1936, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the world’s oldest national broadcasting company. Therefore, it’s only fitting that one of the best TV museums in the world should be right here in the UK. We’re talking about the National Media Museum […] Read More

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Top Television Quotes of All Time

Appliance Insurance Articles Posted on by Richard Hannan

Gathering together the Top 10 television quotes of all time isn’t an easy task since it really depends on which decade you were born in. For kids who, like me, grew up in the seventies and eighties for instance, you’ll remember the famous Scooby Doo quote which was regularly touted by a series of ‘just […] Read More