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48 hours in Rio de Janeiro

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31/03/2010

rio1Rio de Janeiro, Brazil’s capital of samba and Carnival, is a city forever defined in people’s imagination by its miles of golden beach that on weekends draw millions of sun-worshippers.
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Women and men travelers tend to get different illnesses

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31/03/2010

suntanning7men and women tend to suffer different illnesses with women more prone to stomach problems and men at higher risk of fevers and sexually transmitted diseases, Swiss researchers found.
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In working couples, women’s careers still take backseat

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29/03/2010

wall2Women might be on a more even footing at work but at home their careers tend to take a backseat to their husband’s job with women most likely to quit when both are working long hours, according to a U.S. study.Researcher Youngjoo Cha, from Cornell University, found that working women with a husband who worked 50 hours
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Banks become owners, may open restructuring door

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29/03/2010

bank Banks like JPMorgan Chase have found themselves the owners of a wide range of businesses, from distressed oil companies to hotels and newspapers, as a result of a recent wave of bankruptcies.And that has created an opening for a new breed of restructuring expert, like Mark Dalton of the recently formed Halsey Lane Holdings,
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Family holidays on the rise, as is annoyance

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28/03/2010

cruise More and more American families are set to go on holiday together this year, but the number of people keen to avoid boisterous children on their own vacation is also on the rise, a travel survey
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Gauging U.S. consumer sentiment? The play’s the thing

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26/03/2010

broadway2“There’s No Business like Show Business” to figure out how the U.S. consumer is doing.With the average price of a ticket to a big Broadway show $80, Broadway, the “Street of Dreams,” is a good place to look for signs of renewed consumer confidence, says Nicholas Colas, chief market strategist at BNY ConvergEx Group in New York
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Why are these bikini models romping?

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26/03/2010

bikini8These three perky Victoria’s Secret models are celebrating because…a) It’s the 15th anniversary of the Victoria’s Secret swim catalog.b) It’s the 50th anniversary of blowing air kisses for no apparent reason whatsoever.c) It’s official! Romping is going to be a Summer Olympics sport!
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Best places to have a midlife crisis

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26/03/2010

monaco1 If you’re bored with your life and looking to shake things up, Lonely Planet has come up with 10 destinations where you can reinvent yourself and feel young again.
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New York bar to set menu prices like stocks

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24/03/2010

nybar1What’s the value of a pint of beer? Let the market decide, says a new restaurant in Manhattan where prices for food and beverages will fluctuate like stock prices in increments according to demand.
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“Green” shoppers more likely to lie, cheat and steal

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24/03/2010

greenlandGreen consumers sometimes take the moral high ground – but it’s all too easy to slide back down.New research suggests that those who make “green” purchases are subsequently more likely to behave selfishly, cheat and steal.
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Are Facebook and Google the New Colonial Powers?

To qualify as colonial powers, Facebook and Google must effectively limit the choices and power of users, and punish or coerce those who question or resist their power. I was struck by a phrase from a recent essay on advertising and social media,You Are the Product: As Taplin points out, that remark 'unwittingly revealed a previously unspoken truth: Facebook and Google are the new colonial powers.'

Anger over Greek plan to sell weapons to Saudi Arabia

A political dispute in Greece over a controversial arms deal with Saudi Arabia is deepening, with opposition politicians and critics decrying plans to sell 66m euros ($78.7m) worth of surplus missiles and bombs to the Arab Gulf country.

Why Elites Are Winning The War On Cash

Visa recently unveiled its own offensive in the war on cash. Visa is offering certain merchants a $10,000 reward if they refuse to accept cash in the future. Not surprisingly, Visa’s competitor is also part of the war on cash. Mastercard is increasing its efforts to encourage merchants to refuse cash. Here’s Bloomberg, quoting the CEO of Mastercard.

The most luxurious products for your lifestyle and “Oraia” Luxury Smartwatches

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Cleaning becomes a time-consuming buy a robot vacuum cleaner for $250

Cleaning becomes a time-consuming buy a robot vacuum cleaner for $250 Robot-vacuum-cleanerIn today’s world, time is money. Most families consist of young children and working parents. In such a scenario, cleaning becomes a time-consuming and exhausting task, especially in larger homes. A robotic vacuum cleaner does all the work by itself and requires no supervision. By investing in one of these machines, you can save yourself a lot of time and effort. Oraia Robot Vacuum Cleaner S008 specs: Video and Voice Commuication with family in real-time when you outside make your life more warm Intelligent Robot Vacuum Cleaner Take good care of your baby , parent ,pet ,even your company easily with your phone HD 720P Camera Monitor your home clearly where and when ever you are ! Smart controller and Wifi control Excellent feature 1: 7.8 cm mini body 2: 1300 PA huge suction power 3: High effiency intelligent cleaning 4: 180min Ultra-long duration. Minimum order 1.000 pieces. For any information:info@oraia.org Buy for $299 a Robot window cleaner,Set it to work & go out for a walk robotwindowcleanerFor $299, you want a window cleaner who doesn’t miss spots, won’t leave streaks, and isn’t going to get cranky when faced with anything other than a generous expanse of undivided pane. You’re much better off hiring a person—preferably a professional—to do the job. Oraia Robot Window Cleaner:Use brushless super motor Reduce noise, more quiet, less than 65db noise Limitless extension of safety rope, avoid dropping, bearing 150 kPa. RF remote control technology, make technology to a higher level. Personalized voice customization. 30min safe battery life Ultra-thin body. It can clean the entire glass plane. Foldable handle, limited folding, unlimited use Original point memory function, Say Goodbye to repeat. One key start. Remote control. Double scratch design, scraping all clues Hidden outlet, to the silent without a trace.Minimum order 1.000 pieces.For any information:info@oraia.org You can do other tasks while the Robot lawn mower mows your lawn for $999 Robotgrasscutting-man-and-woman-sitting You can do other tasks around the yard while “Ralph” mows your lawn automatically. Or you can even relax while the work is done. If you hate the dust of mowing then you no longer have to deal with that mess since you can be indoors while your lawn is mowed. This is a big advantage for folks with allergy issues. Another positive for these machines is that they are mostly electrical so you don’t have to mess with gas and oil either. The main selling factor is the time savings of a remote mower. Oraia Robot Lawn mower S520 : Wheel,use the solid core wheel, it protect the wheel from the grass to stuck in, and heavier wheel can keep from slippery when running on slopes and hills Cutting width S520 use 4blades, it can increase cutting width, Each blade with four sharp edges,every edge can used if one damaged by hard stone or other object. knobThere is a knob for adjust the cutting height from 2.5cm to 6cm, user can according the grass height to adjust the cutting height. recharge automatically When the mower senses a low battery situation, it will shut off the cutting motor, and search the virtual wire,and follow the virtual wire to the charging station for recharge automatically.Minimum order 1.000 pieces For any information:info@oraia.org Buy a super Agricultural drone of 20 L for $8.000 Color crayons in a glass jar In the agriculture production process, pest control is the most technical content, the most labor, labor intensity, risk control the most difficult part. Many pests and diseases with cross-regional migration and popular features, there are some outbreaks and the occurrence of new diseases and more harmful pests and diseases, farmers a family is difficult to deal with, often a "drain point, harm a" phenomenon. Coupled with the rural labor force to go out to work, farming labor force structural shortage, when the pest control work to become the current bottleneck to break the bottleneck encountered the biggest problem. At present, the a few months cost of rural labor and labor costs ,is equal to 1/2 the drone purchase price and while the use of agricultural drone only one can save nearly half of the expenditure for farmers. In the work of specialized prevention and control of crop diseases and insect pests, the use of advanced agricultural drone is carried out by professional personnel, such as precision spraying, to achieve the goal of prevention and control of crop diseases and insect pests, and effectively solve the traditional sense of pest control difficult. 1. The use of high-efficiency brushless motor as the power of small fuselage vibration, can carry precision instruments, spraying pesticides and more accurate; 2. terrain requirements are low, operations are not subject to altitude restrictions and other high altitude areas; 3. Take off short, high efficiency, high attendance; 4. Environmental protection, no exhaust gas, in line with national energy conservation and green organic agriculture development requirements; 5. Easy maintenance, use, maintenance costs low; 6. The overall size is small, light weight, easy to carry; 7. Provide protection for agricultural unmanned aerial vehicles. 8. With real-time image transmission, posture real-time monitoring 9. The spray device has a self-stabilizing function to ensure that the spray is always vertical.Minimum order 50 drones. For any information:info@oraia.org