RSS Lifestyle – Living

Archive for January, 2016

« Previous Entries


Faith and spirituality in the lives of hungry and homeless people in Sydney Australia from the Greek Orthodox Father Nektarios Zorbalas – Ο Αρχιμανδριτης Νεκταριος Ζορμπαλας ανακουφιζει τον πονο των αστεγων και πεινασμενων στην πολη του Συδνευ

Author: 7b7bc2512ee1fedcd76bdc68926d4f7b

30/01/2016

lesvos1“The issue of homelessness is shapeless of the country of origin and colourless,” Father Nektarios said.”It’s just an issue, and they know that should be interested in it but there’s no kind of colour in it to attract their attention more than anything else, like the weather or the football.”
Father Nektarios says the money raised will go towards several initiatives, to continue to feed people.
Read the rest of this entry »

read users´ comments ( 0 )


WAS THERE EVER A TIME WHEN SO FEW PEOPLE CONTROLLED SO MUCH WEALTH?

Author: 7b7bc2512ee1fedcd76bdc68926d4f7b

29/01/2016

luxury3Oxfam’s latest report claims that income inequality has reached a new global extreme, exceeding even its predictions from the previous year.The figures behind this claim are striking – just 62 individuals now hold the same wealth as the bottom half of humanity, compared with 80 in 2014 and 388 in 2010. It appears that not only have the global elite weathered the financial crisis, but their fortunes have collectively improved.
Read the rest of this entry »

read users´ comments ( 0 )


Adelaide: German-influenced wine and cakes make a foodie heaven

Author: 7b7bc2512ee1fedcd76bdc68926d4f7b

29/01/2016

adelais“Welcome to Adelaide!” my friends messaged me. Yeah, yeah.My arrival had been much more congenial: a perfect powder blue sky and the promise that the place was on the up and up. Between the rejuvenation of Adelaide’s restaurant and bar scene, the broadening of the Barossa’s appeal beyond wine sales at the cellar door and the redevelopment of the Adelaide Oval sports precinct, the southern capital was, I had been told, having its moment in the sun.
Read the rest of this entry »

read users´ comments ( 0 )


A BYZANTINE TOUCH TO VALENTINO MEDIEVAL COUTURE COLLECTION

Author: 7b7bc2512ee1fedcd76bdc68926d4f7b

29/01/2016

fdg1Valentino designers Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli have looked outside Italy for runway inspiration as of late — notably for the “Africa” themed spring ready-to-wear collection, which, while extremely beautiful, resulted in some less-than-considered cultural appropriation in terms of its hairstyling and ad campaign setting.
Read the rest of this entry »

read users´ comments ( 0 )


GERMANY HAS REPATRIATED OVER 366 TONNES OF GOLD FROM NEW YORK AND PARIS

Author: 7b7bc2512ee1fedcd76bdc68926d4f7b

29/01/2016

gold1During the calendar year to December 2015, the Bundesbank claims to
have transported 210 tonnes of gold back to Frankfurt, moving circa 110
tonnes from Paris to Frankfurt, and just under 100 tonnes from New York
to Frankfurt.
Read the rest of this entry »

read users´ comments ( 0 )


China warns George Soros against going to ‘war’ on its currency

Author: 7b7bc2512ee1fedcd76bdc68926d4f7b

27/01/2016

chinafin1China has officially issued a warning to George Soros: Beware of going to “war on the renminbi.”The message comes in a piece published in China’s People’s Daily titled “Declaring war on China’s currency? Ha ha.”People’s Daily is the Communist Party’s mouthpiece.
Read the rest of this entry »

read users´ comments ( 0 )


Tel Aviv is well developing a serious cycling culture

Author: 7b7bc2512ee1fedcd76bdc68926d4f7b

27/01/2016

sportsbikeWhen four Israeli cyclists suggested to the Tel Aviv city council in 1994 that it might be a clever idea to promote the bicycle as a new mode of transport, they were met with laughter.“They were told that cycling was something for third world nations,” says Yotam Avizohar, director of the Israel Bicycle Association. “The council official said: ‘Tel Aviv is a modern city. We only promote sophisticated transport solutions. Very soon we will have a light rail system.’”
Read the rest of this entry »

read users´ comments ( 0 )


68% of Americans destroy credit before age 30

Author: 7b7bc2512ee1fedcd76bdc68926d4f7b

26/01/2016

shop7Have you made mistakes regarding your credit in the past? That could haunt you … for a long time.A whopping 68 percent of Americans make at least one major financial mistake, or “credit fumble,” before turning 30, leading to a negative mark on their credit report, according to a Credit Karma survey.These mistakes include overspending on credit cards, missing payments, defaulting on a loan or having an account sent into collections, the survey found.
Read the rest of this entry »

read users´ comments ( 0 )


The employers relaxation techniques can have unexpected effects

Author: 7b7bc2512ee1fedcd76bdc68926d4f7b

25/01/2016

relaxI am sitting in a circle in a grey, corporate room with 10 housing association employees – administrators, security guards, cleaners – eyes darting about nervously. We are asked to eat a sandwich in silence. To think about every taste and texture, every chewing motion and bite. Far from being relaxed, I feel excruciatingly uncomfortable and begin to wonder if my jaw is malfunctioning.
Read the rest of this entry »

read users´ comments ( 0 )


What are the alternatives?It’s time for gender-free pronouns

Author: 7b7bc2512ee1fedcd76bdc68926d4f7b

25/01/2016

couplesA teacher is a teacher, whether male or female, a novelist is a novelist, but a ballerina is distinguishable from a male dancer. And there is a tendency to call a person on the stage an actor not an actress, even if she is female; this is supposed to stop her being pushed into a lower category, to establish her equal excellence – but some of us would say it was an insult to Mrs Siddons and Greta Garbo, with its implication of male superiority.
Read the rest of this entry »

read users´ comments ( 0 )

« Previous Entries

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

bugatti3watchluxurylifestyle22lifestyle1Our Luxury style club,trying to pick out the highest quality and most luxurious products for your lifestyle,getting the right car,as a Bugatti super car,can suit your requirements of your lifestyle and women's "Oraia" Luxury Smart Watch hand made high quality for the dual purpose of protection and personalization, "Oraia" Watch phone.For more info:www.oraia.org

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