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Is the Apple Store the worst place to buy Apple products?

If you're on the hunt for an Apple Macbook Pro bargain, read on for our pick of the best cheap deals, plus, we examine whether it's worth buying secondhand Read More...

Samsung adopting Apple-like plan to sell refurbished smartphones

Samsung is reportedly planning a dip into first-party sales of refurbished phones, pursuing a strategy similar to Apple in an effort to boost profits. Samsung itself will refurbish the devices and resell them at a lower price, Reuters sources said. The people declined to say what kinds of discounts would be offered. Worldwide, the used cellphone market is said to be worth $17 billion annually. Resale values for Apple's iPhones average around 69 percent —in comparison, Samsung Galaxy devices retain about Read More...

Guide to Buying Refurbished Apple Products

There's often a stigma against purchasing refurbished electronics because many companies don't have rigorous quality control programs for refurbished items, but that's not the case with Apple. Some companies may sell refurbished items with cosmetic defects and other issues, but Apple's refurbished products, available from its online refurbished store, are "as good as new" products, as Apple says. You can also get refurbished Apple products at steeper discounts from third-party retailers, but they don't offer the same benefits as buying Read More...

How to make your money go further with an Ultrabook

    What is an Ultrabook? Thin, light and powerful, Ultrabooks (or high-end laptops) are almost as portable as today's tablets (especially the ones that come with keyboards docks) while being able to perform a much wider range of tasks. They debuted in 2011, roughly the year that the term became synonymous with models built on Intel architecture and running Windows. An Ultrabook can typically run for at least five hours on a single charge, is less than 21mm thick and houses an Read More...

Why Do People Prefer Brand Name Products?

When given people are given the choice to buy a brand name product or a lower priced "no-name"/generic product, they often prefer brand name products. They are not very concerned about how much they spend for Nike sportswear, Poma Shoes and Oshkosh children's clothing. But when it comes to cheaper no-name products they look down upon them and consider them unusable. So many generic products end up on the clearance or reduction shelves. Why do Read More...

5S in the Office Today

Picture this scenario- an organized workspace, less stress, less chaos, a semblance of order. It would be nice to be surrounded by this thriving and productive environment. The goal of organizing a productive office like this one is attainable and sustainable.More than sixty years ago Toyota created the 5S system, a method of organizing and maintaining neat and clutter-free manufacturing facilities that encouraged productivity. Today, manufacturing plants and offices world-wide have implemented the philosophies and practices of the TPS Read More...

Was The ‘Rainbow’ Division Tarnished By Its Battlefield Behavior In World War I?

World War I began in Europe in 1914, however, the United States remained neutral until 6 April 1917 when President Woodrow Wilson signed the joint resolution declaring that a state of war now existed between the United States of America and Imperial Germany. Three months later, in August 1917, U. S. National Guard units from twenty-six states and the District of Columbia united to form the 42nd Division of the United States Army. Douglas MacArthur, serving as Chief of Read More...

The Many Benefits of Owning a DVR

Has This Ever Happened To You? OK.. it's Friday night, the kids are asleep, and a movie you've been waiting for is on Pay-Per-View for the first time. You buy the movie, grab a bag of popcorn, get all comfy on the couch, and ten minutes into the movie "RINGGGG" it's the _______ phone!!! (you fill in the blank).Well, you can either:1)Let the answering machine get it2)Answer it yourself and miss the movie3)Hit pause, answer the phone, talk for Read More...

SWOT Analysis In Event Planning: Why Research Is Important For Corporate Events

Research is important whenever you are planning to invest on your events. Mainly for corporate event planning, as an event planner, you need to know which products and services your client would like to promote through his events.So, even before you start planning for your corporate event, find out the answers to the following questions:How does your client enterprise promote their product? How does the enterprise wish to enhance their brand image What is the market value of the corporate and Read More...
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