Samsung must add fire brigade to its phone accessories.
— Rofl Gandhi 🇮🇳🇹🇭 (@RoflGandhi_) October 21, 2016
Ownism is an online platform for users to sell and buy their products, with socialization features, they can earn points called O-coins in INR. Based in Goa – India since 2017.
The name and description of your App play a vital role in how people explore and download your mobile application. Let’s have a look at some of the best tips help you optimize your app store keywords.
Your mobile app is available on the iOS and Google App Store. It is innovative and looks fabulous. And, you have a strong belief that several users will install and love your mobile application. But, you really need to understand that your app is invisible to the audience you are targeting. It is lost in the highly-competitive app marketplace amongst other applications, which are diverting possible users away from you.
The competition is very high nowadays as there are more than 2 million applications available at the App Store. Did you know that 65% of apps are explored directly from a search option on the App store?
Considering the number of available apps, it’s time to use a powerful App Store Optimization (ASO) strategy. ASO is just like Search Engine Optimization (SEO), but it is used for mobile apps. It is the strategic process of improving the visibility of your mobile application in the app store while optimizing a set of factors. If your newly-launched app is visible to at the top of the search results, you will naturally see more downloads. Before you choose an app maker and start the development process, you need to consider several significant things; some of them are listed below:
Name of your app
The name of your app must be related to the product or services you provide. The name is an important factor that may help you be found in app store searches. Consider using a shorter name that fits better on different screen sizes. You can use one or two keywords that describe your app in the best way possible. The keywords need to be different yet relevant.
Add a description
Only Google’s play store allows you to add the description of your mobile application. Make sure the description is appropriate and illustrative that provides users with the brief information of the exciting features of your app. Don’t forget to add the main keywords in the description. This would work in the same way one add keywords to the articles and blogs.
Add screenshots of your app
Pictures are more effective than words. When your mobile application is struggling with a wide range of other apps, the high-quality images can have a great impact on the conversions. Make sure to provide multiple images that can give users a quick idea of how the app works and looks.
Add keywords as tags
The best thing about Apple’s App Store is that it enables you to insert about 100 keyword as tags, but again you need to make sure they are relevant yet sensible. This will give you an opportunity to rank in more searches. You should not only consider the tags that well describe your app but also use the words most users search for. Moreover, look over to your competitors as well, in case you may be missing some significant keywords or tags.
The name and description of your App play a vital role in how people explore and download your mobile application. You need to consider all these above-mentioned tips before making your app live.
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Honeymoon places in India
India is a terrain that conjures images that stretch beyond the realms of fantasy. It is a enormous canvas in vivid and myriad of passionate hues. In fact India is a living museum waiting to be explored, felt and cherished. So if you are newly wedded couple than explore the magic of this great land with honeymoon places in India after all a perfect couple deserves the picture perfect places for golden days of their life. Be it the romantic royal retreat in Rajasthan or combination of sun, sand and sea on the beaches of Goa or probably the back waters of God’s own country the beauty of your beloved will add to the happiness of your honeymoon at the destination of your choice. With honeymoon places in India the idea of taking a stroll along sun kissed beaches or snuggling in front of fireplace something that lives through ages. So if you are a newly wedded couple then just decide your destination from honeymoon places in India as there are many tour operators who can make arrangements required to make it an unforgettable experience of your life time.
Goa tour package
Are you looking for a beach holiday destination for you and your loved ones? Goa tour package offers you to relax on the never ending sandy beaches, explore the churches and colonial buildings of the place. One can also indulge into fun filled activities, carnival, water sports, enjoy the local cuisine and feel refreshed by pleasant climate. The best part of Goa tour package is that it offers you ultimate sun, sand and sea experience of your lifetime. The package takes you along the most wonderful sights of Goa like Anjuna beach, fort Aguada, Agonda, Dona paula and Calangute beaches. Goa tour package also helps you combine your package with India’s west coast and travel down to south India with the economical packages offered by us. So plan your holidays to Goa and involve yourself in refreshing water sports activities along the serene beautiful beaches of Goa. It also helps you to customize your package as per your wishes and desires. So get ready to explore this land of Portuguese remains and be a part of this incredible land and create ever lasting memories that you can cherish throughout your lifetime with your family and loved ones. So go ahead and grab it!!!
With its 8.9-inch screen, the T-Mobile G-Slate is noticeably smaller than both the 10.1-inch Xoom and the 9.8-inch iPad 2. The G-Slate is only slightly heavier than the iPad 2, but, like the Xoom, feels heftier, due to its odd weight distribution.
The G-Slate has a thickness of 0.49 inch, a little over one-third thicker than the iPad 2′s 0.34-inch profile. In landscape mode, its screen is as wide as the iPad 2′s, but is about an inch shorter in height. The G-Slate feels comfortable in our hands while typing, whether in landscape or portrait mode, and unlike the iPad 2 with its smooth-as-silk metal casing, the G-Slate isn’t as likely to slip from our grip.
On its bottom side, the tablet has ports for Mini-USB and Mini-HDMI–although not Micro-HDMI as on the Xoom. On the top are a volume rocker and microphone pinhole. Two speakers can be found on the right side, with another on the left. Also on the left are the power/lock button, a headphone jack, and the power adapter slot input.
Accessing the G-Slate’s SIM card is a little more involved than doing the same on the Xoom. There’s a hidden panel on the back, requiring you to push down and slide it, revealing the SIM slot as well as the reset button underneath.
These days you can’t have a tablet without a built-in camera, usually two. The G-Slate attempts to one-up the competition by including not only a front-facing 2-megapixel camera, but also a 5-megapixel 3D camera on the back. Technically, this is three cameras in all, although T-Mobile isn’t really marketing it that way.
If you’ve seen pics of the back of the G-Slate, you may have noticed a narrow silver plate across it. You may have also assumed this stylish-looking plate doubled as a kickstand. It doesn’t; its only function is to add a little design panache.
The G-Slate is the first Honeycomb tablet with out-of-the-box 4G support, courtesy of T-Mobile’s network. The tablet also comes with T-Mobile streaming TV preinstalled as well as an on-demand service called T-Mobile TV, EA’s Need for Speed Shift HD, Zinio Reader, and 3D camcorder and player software. Full Flash support is delivered via the Get Flash application, which will install Flash on the device within seconds.
The G-Slate also provides the usual tablet features, such as Bluetooth 2.1 support for audio and peripheral support (including Bluetooth keyboards). The Wi-Fi antenna supports bands up to 802.11n. Embedded sensors for screen brightness, accelerometer, and gyroscope are all included
A 1GHz Nvidia Tegra 2 dual-core mobile processor and 32MB of internal flash memory round out the specs.
The good: With 4G support, a wide-angle IPS screen, out-of-the-box streaming TV features, and Honeycomb support, the G-Slate is currently the best option for Android tablet shoppers.
The bad: Unless you have a thing for two-year contracts, the G-Slate is pretty expensive. 3D implementation is disappointing, and 4G drains the battery something quick.
by Kevin Statham
E. Dennis Brod, the philosopher and author of The Essence of Ethical Pragmatism (the common sense philosophy), has issued a challenge to Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. The recently published book, lauded as being non-partisan and impartial, explains the philosophy of ethical pragmatism (EP) and shows how we can all lead our lives smarter and better, whether simply doing a personal, individual chore or running a government like that of the United States. In terms of serving in federal government, whether in a low-level ministerial job, in the Congress, the judiciary or in any level of administration in the executive branch including the president, the simple tenets of this philosophy as set out in the book would seem to help in reaching all the goals we seek in our lives and, regarding candidates for the presidency, in reaching the goals that candidates often talk about but seldom seem to achieve. The challenge deals with one specific goal related to the philosophy.
The author’s views on how to get things done should not be considered a theoretical, utopian fantasy. This is a philosophy that deals with reality. EP is based on pragmatism and insists on doing only that which will work without regard to labels, prejudices, ideologies or dogmas. It requires accurately assessing facts and ignoring all corrupting emotions. It is completely non-partisan, impartial and objective. It requires the use of common sense.
Three major industry reviewers just recently said about the book:
“Brod’s exposition is undoubtedly clearer than those of his philosophical predecessors …This is an admirably bipartisan book and it radiates open-mindedness.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Brod’s book is clearly written and easily accessible to lay readers … those seeking a practical philosophy will find interesting ideas presented here.”
“Observing incompetence and hypocrisy in government and society, the author proposes that these current systems are faulty … There is much food for thought in this readable philosophical book” Rebecca Foster, Foreword/Clarion Reviews
This is what Brod’s challenge says about this one crucial topic in his challenge to Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump:
I challenge Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to acknowledge and address the issue described in this article.
Not very long ago, our government managed to get us through some very difficult situations. In the last century, we fought two world wars, engaged in other armed conflicts around the globe, survived the greatest economic catastrophe in history and made great progress in the beginnings of overcoming racial oppression. Unfortunately, we may never be able to repeat whatever successes we achieved then because the political character of our nation has changed dramatically. As a result of this change, shown in the following paragraphs, the candidates for the presidency now must realize that they have to prepare for something entirely different in terms of intensity than that of their predecessors if they are elected. They have to know that they will be stepping into a figurative combat zone in attempting to lead our country. The great change between politics of today and that of yesteryear relates to attitudes and behavior of elected officials and others serving in, or working in relationship to, government. I am talking principally about the flagrant and destructive hostility between our only two real political parties.
There have always been differences between and among members of different political parties. Differences among humans is what defines us as a species and, in many way, contributes to the development of ideas, technologies and varied perspectives that result in myriad benefits to our race. But today we see something that is inimical to mere differences of opinion or broad philosophical approaches to government. Today we have hatred. And the hatred is not confined to elected officials and those serving in government. It is rampant among journalists and in all aspects of what we call the media. It is felt and expressed by the general public.
There are many issues being addressed by both candidates for the presidency. But in reporting, in general, the media tend to focus more on personalities than issues. The media appear to have the notion that the general public is incapable of appreciating the serious side of election campaigns and perhaps they are right. They seem to believe that the average voter prefers to hear about, see, and to a much lesser degree, read those things that are commonly regarded as sensational. Predictably, that is exactly what they provide. As a result, coverage of elections in our country has degenerated into a pandering frenzy.
Many commentators, not all in the United States, believe that, in general, the media are biased. In this particular election the overwhelming criticism indicates a bias in favor of Hillary Clinton, doubtless growing out of the notion that most of the media are on the left of the political spectrum, but also based on actual observations about the content of coverage. But this tends to mean much more than favoring one candidate over another. It also means favoring one political party over the other, ignoring the reality that nearly half of the American electorate will vote for each party’s nominees. Although newspaper and other media endorsements are a tradition in American elections, media efforts to ruin a candidate are something else, and this appears to be the situation orchestrated against Donald Trump, and of necessity, the Republican party. This is not limited simply to negative photos and slants on statements, speeches and policy positions, but an outright scheme to ruin the candidate by making him seem ridiculous at every opportunity.
As one of the recent reviews states, my book is “admirably bipartisan”. This is true, but the philosophy is more than “bipartisan”, it is totally non-partisan. It is completely objective and impartial. I can only speculate about the above reviewer’s thought processes, but this conclusion was presumably reached due to the express tenet of the philosophy which requires focus on the facts – objectively, impartially and unemotionally with a total disregard of labels. Focus on actual facts is no longer occurring in our political campaigns in general, and in the one being waged now, the loss of focus is a disaster.
In terms of the relationship between the respective supporters of our two political parties, the media are doing a great disservice to the electorate. Whatever the media think of the electorate – that they are stupid, ignorant, irresponsible, foolish and gullible – the electorate deserve the truth. This means the unvarnished truth, without spin, without slant, without secret agendas and without opinion unless such communication is openly declared to be an opinion. Reporting the truth means treating both political parties without bias. It means holding the candidates to the same standards, regardless of gender, personality, hair style, size, weight or any other characteristic that does not directly reflect on one’s ability to govern. Intelligence, integrity, compassion, executive prowess – these are relevant. Reporting or commenting on trifles, personalities and the sensational is not simply irrelevant, it is an abandonment of responsibility. But there is something more. Holding up any candidate to personal ridicule foments the type of enmity that augments emotional responses and contributes to the abandonment of focus on values and issues. It fuels the emotions rather than the intellect and it creates and atmosphere more conducive to conflict than cooperation.
In terms of coverage, whether in favor of one candidate or the other, any intelligent observer has to be dismayed at the amount of media exposure regarding, as examples, Hillary Clinton’s difficulty getting through a subway turnstile or Donald Trump’s hair. But this is what we have and it is difficult to change.
Speaking of change, Donald Trump wants to make America great again. This is a noble goal. Although this notion is a slogan of the Trump campaign, I am certain that Hillary Clinton, if she felt that America was no longer great, would be in favor of making America great again too. To make a point, let us assume that both candidates came to publically agree on wanting to make America great again. Does this relate to anything in the book about EP? Is this related to the challenge being made in this piece? Yes, because the simple, apparently unacknowledged fact is that no president alone has the power to make America or anything great again or even for the first time for that matter. In fact, all plans, projects and programs, whether foreign or domestic, whether social or military, cannot be implemented in our country without the participation, consent and funding by the Congress. And at this time in our history, our Congress consists of two parties at war with each other. The two candidates are challenged to acknowledge this.
In the book, the philosophy indicates how to get things done in a pragmatic way. In order to do that, certain requirements have to be respected, one of which is being totally objective when making observations so as to start working with the facts. And by facts, we mean the real facts, without spin, without preconceived notions and with complete impartiality. This is very difficult for the public to do when, among other negative things, they are bombarded nightly by the bilge from scripts written for late night talk show hosts bent on ridicule. No one in that situation wants to be serious about the future of our country because entertainment, no matter how destructive to our nation, is better for television ratings. EP requires being honest with others, but particularly with one’s self, no matter how painful it may be. Without the unabashed truth, any attempt to address a problem, confront an issue, design a plan or create anything new is like trying to build a skyscraper on quicksand (no intention to refer to a Donald Trump here). In terms of this particular concept, this is what the book itself, as well as the philosophy explained in the book, would propose: that the facts to be acknowledged by both candidates are the realities associated with relations between our two American political parties. This is the most pressing situation ruining our country because it diverts focus away from issues to partisan political (what the book defines as “competitive politics”) activities. These activities cause legislative gridlock, waste energy, effort and talent and cause the failure of our elected and appointed officials to meet their responsibilities to the American people.
So what is the totality of the challenge to these two candidates? What can these candidates can get from this book? First, they can sincerely begin to recognize and confront reality of what an elected president will face. They can get the point that unless each has a way of bringing the two political parties together, they will go nowhere in attempting to fulfill the loftiest goals they are promising to the American people. And second, the respective candidates and their teams can, and must, through the type of critical thinking described in the book, devise a sensible program for effecting a reconciliation between Democrats and Republicans. In so doing, they will be on their way to making our government function the way it was intended to function and the way it did for generations before. When I suggest a sensible program, I do not mean platitudes and generalities, I mean specifics and details. They could start with such things as making appointments in the new administration or in the judiciary. They could use their considerable collective abilities to devise other creative ways to bring all our officials to believe they are all on the same team. This does not require a sacrifice of one’s core beliefs. Quoting from Chapter Four of the book “[W]e should never compromise principles, but always be willing to compromise positions”.
In an overview of this specific challenge relative to the prevailing reality of the state of our two political parties, this writer believes that the candidate who presents the first credible plan for accomplishing this goal will have an easier path to the White House.
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You don’t want to go on a trip to relax and enjoy yourself only for you to get so bored that you can’t wait to get back home. Your vacation may end with you not having achieved what you intended or things may completely not go your way. Here are a few tips that will help you be able to make the most out of your vacation.
Know what kind of vacation works for you
Why go to the wild if you have a phobia of wild animals or to the mountains if you get health complications when exposed to cold weathers? The first step to enjoy your vacation is to learn what works for you.
Plan in advance
Planning for your trip is very important. You should know how much money you will be comfortable spending, what kind of climate you want to spend your holiday in, the specific luxury hotel that meets your needs, the type of activities you’re planning on doing, where to purchase a travel insurance etc. Failure to plan may really mess you up. You may end up staying in a hotel that completely displeased you or in a location that you are completely uncomfortable in. So be wise and take time to plan.
Make your bookings in Advance
You don’t want to postpone your recess just because you could’t get a plane or a bus at the time you wanted or get the hotel of your choice. If possible make all your payments from your mode of transport, food, accommodation etc, in advance to avoid delays or disappointment.
Keep away from things that stress you
Holidays are meant to detox you from stress and this will only be possible if you keep away from things and people that pressure you. No matter how costly your tour destination is, you will not enjoy it neither get the relaxation you need if you choose to hold on to things that pressure you.
Do your research
Do not go to places you know completely nothing about. Before visiting a place make sure you know the type of climate to expect, the activities you can do while there, how safe is the place etc. For example you don’t want to find yourself in a sunny remote place in the wild yet you didn’t carry sunscreen with you. You may end up being forced to stay indoors and have a hot boring holiday.
These are just but a few major factors that you should put into consideration when planning to take some time off to your preferred destination. Your ignorance and attitude are the only things that may turn your long awaited fun vacation to a boring one. Play your role well when preparing to go on a trip and if things don’t turn out as expected, try make the best out of it.
By: Mercy Marion
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Many parents have lost confidence in the public and private education system. In addition to the reality of overcrowded classrooms, unqualified teachers, outdated textbooks and learning materials, parents are worried about the safety of their children. Drugs, poor educational outcomes, and school violence each contribute to the rationale behind home schooling.
Furthermore, schools, while created for all the right reasons, inexorably have become places where children become introduced to the adult world of thinking before their biological time. Children can come into contact with other students who may be negative influences. In turn, this association can lead to educational and social downfall.
To combat some of these negative associations with public schools, many parents enrolled their children in private schools. After similar outcomes the options were slim and now, parents have begun to embrace the option of home schooling their children at a higher rate than ever before.
There are many advantages to home schooling. The first is obviously piece of mind. Instead of wondering what unwanted influences are being pressed against your child all day, you know and have control over the learning environment. Besides, the option of blaming the educational system for its shortcomings is eliminated and your child’s academic progress is in your hands.
In addition, the home environment is usually, believe it or not, more adequate than learning in a school. Schools are overcrowded, noisy, frequently poorly run, and aggressive or disruptive students are oftentimes, allowed to get away with terrible behavior due to lax laws designed to “protect” the rights of students.
Furthermore, as a parent, you can choose the teachers you want. If you want to provide instruction yourself, that is your choice. If you wish to contract an educational service that operates via the Internet or closed-circuit television that is also your choice.
If your child suffers from some sort of cognitive or physical disability it gives you the chance to move quickly through hours of academic study that comes easy to your child, while focusing on the subjects that are much more difficult.
If you wish for your child to have a religious education yet you do not want him or her to attend a private school, you have the option of tailoring an educational program to encompass your theological beliefs. Public schools have been mandated to leave religion out of the classroom and, as stated earlier, the environment provided by private schools has not proven to be a panacea.
Home schooling has many advantages. When you make your decision on the subject you should have a plan for success. Home schooling is not something you should rush into – it is a commitment that has to be followed through.
—- by Kris Koonar
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For the average person looking at jewellery can be exciting, but confusing. What do all these terms mean?
Jewelry terms, especially relating to actual Gem stones, are very important because the price of the final item is dictated by the stone quality and cut. Following are some of the terms you’ll come across.
Blemish: Imperfections found on the surface of a Diamond.
Brilliance: describes how well a diamond reflects white light.
Carat: is a unit of weight measurement used for weighing diamonds. For more information see The 4 Cs of Diamonds
Clarity: How “clear” the diamond is. For more information see The 4 Cs of Diamonds
Cloud: Most diamond defects are dark. This however is a milky colour, and a lot less noticable as a result.
Colour: The tint of the diamond. For more information see The 4 Cs of Diamonds
Crown: The upper surface of a cut diamond.
CT or CTS: Carat Total Weight of a diamond.
CTW: Carat Total Weight of a diamonds on piece of jewelry.
Cut: The shape of a finished diamond. For more information see The 4 Cs of Diamonds
Eye Clean: Diamond looks clear to the naked eye. For more information see The 4 Cs of Diamonds
Facets: The number of angles cut into a diamond. The more facets the shinier the diamonds appearence.
Finish: As you may expect, this is the quality of the diamond’s workmanship.
Make: The cut and proportion of a diamond.
Polish: How well buffed the facets of the diamond are.
Symmetry: Good diamonds have been cut symetrical.
Table:Top surface of a cut diamond. Flat like a table top.
I trust this will help you when next looking to spend some of your hard earned money.
by Peter Roberts
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So you’re interested in purchasing a CCTV camera for either home security or for commercial use, but you don’t know what type of camera to purchase? Let me suggest dome cameras to you, in this article I’ll be going into detail over the advantages of CCTV dome cameras.
A CCTV dome camera is repeatedly outfitted with a dark colored glass dome. As a result of which the camera is concealed in brilliantly. This takes into consideration making the dome design the most inoffensive looking design. In any business arrangement, this has an apparent benefit of not displeasing the consumers very much. Thanks to its dark colored dome, it happens to be a bit complicated to expose which way the camera inside the dome is facing. This creates a bit more insecurity to the individual venturing to cause damage. Besides, if anything the likely criminals have an aversion to it is the insecurity. Accordingly, they will hesitate prior to struggling executing something.
Here are the reasons why I choose CCTV dome cameras:
Vandal proof design
By the virtue of the dome shape, dome cameras are more vandal-proof. First, it is difficult for a vandal to figure out how to approach disabling a camera. Second, before disabling the camera, he would have to deal with the protective dome. So that is a double whammy. As in any crime, time is of essence and the vandal may think twice before attempting to vandalize the camera.
More inconspicuous outlook
A dome camera can be equipped with a tinted dome, usually of a dark color. That hides the camera inside very well. It makes the dome design the most inconspicuous design. In business, that has an advantage of not unduly disturbing the customers.
Less obvious to know what direction the camera is pointing to
Because of the tinted dome, it may be quite difficult to ascertain what direction the camera inside is pointing to. This adds an additional degree of uncertainty to the attempted mischief. And if the potential perpetrators hate something, it is uncertainty. So they will think twice before attempting their act.