Digital Addiction: The scientific fact that our smart phones and electronics is leaving us not much better than crack heads
Does it make any sense that; advancement in mobile devices, and the increase in digital accidents appear to be in tandem? In the US alone, cell phones are credited for over a million accidents. In 2015, up to 100,000 accidents and arrests made in Japan, a connection with smartphones, according to Toyota Newsroom.
Call it Frankenstein, and you could be right, smartphones are not just accelerating mortality rate, it is also bent on taking over our senses. Over the years the debate went on about the effect of smartphone on our intelligence. Critics suggests that by simplifying most of our tasks, the smartphones does make us lazier. Smartphones can not only type our text messages, it can also supply us with word choice (mind reading), and even forces corrections on us when we type the “wrong” word. Does this takeover of our brain functions leave us more stupid? continue reading
Creating a sub-domain from the cPanel is easy, follow these simple steps
If you are a programming novice, and for some reason you found yourself meddling with a website setup, you would prefer your instructions to be as simplified as possible. Last week I tried creating a sub-domain, at first it was a little confusing. I could have figured it out myself, but it is convenient to contact my host company, and their feedback is usually prompt.
This instruction is for the cPanel control interface.
Log in to your cPanel client area.
On the left, there is an option menu. Below the home button, click product, and then form the product section click my product.
Click the view details. Your product details will open, below the billing information, there is a manage account section.
4. In the manage account section click the sub-domain option. It will open a create sub-domain box
5. In the form, type your sub-domain name and click create below the form. You should have your sub-domain
Chinese history books will be getting a makeover; an extension of the 2nd China -Japan war history.
Apparently, it’s possible for a country to abruptly edit a mutual history it shares with another country. I read this article about how the Chinese government was going to embark on a time bending trip. They will be adding six more years to the time-frame of the Second China-Japan War.
In some places, speaking to a parent in-law is a taboo
Most people will think it is ridiculous, that a culture to prohibits communication within a family. But these are real practices in some parts of the world. An article from NY Times, covered the difficult relationship between couples and in-laws, in some parts of the world. I found it interesting, and decided to summarize it in one paragraph.
Somewhere in Ethiopia, women are not allowed to use a syllable if it matches with the name of the father or mother-in-law. continue reading