The History of Gaming PC’s

Since its commercial birth in the 1950s as a technological oddity at a science fair, gaming has blossomed into one of the most profitable entertainment industries in the world.

The mobile technology boom in recent years has revolutionized the industry and opened the doors to a new generation of gamers. Indeed, gaming has become so integrated with modern popular culture that now even grandmas know what Angry Birds is, and more than 42 percent of Americans are gamers and four out of five U.S. households have a console.

The Early Years

The first recognized example of a game machine was unveiled by Dr. Edward Uhler Condon at the New York World’s Fair in 1940. The

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Educational Benefits of Providing Toys To Children.

Kids love toys.  If you have any doubts about that, just take a child into a toy store.  She will probably find a number of things that she feels she just can’t live without.

Toys are more than just fun and games for kids.  Most toys provide at least some opportunity for children to learn. The best toys engage a child’s senses, spark their imaginations and encourage them to interact with others.

Babies and Toys   Babies are eager to learn about the world around them, and they have much to learn.  Every new shape, color, texture, taste and sound is a learning experience for them.  Giving your baby toys that are

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Why London’s Restaurants Are Failing

UK restaurant closures increased by 20 percent last year. We spoke to some of the owners forced to close their businesses.

The first thing Dominik Prosser tells me about his failed restaurant is that he and the other four partners are still on good terms. The second is that this is pretty unusual.

“We’re still all friends, which is nice and quite rare,” he says.

Bad Sports was a bar and taqueria on Hackney Road, a busy stretch of East London that’s home to a small but growing number of nicely upholstered pubs and restaurants serving interesting small plates. Conceived by Prosser and fellow partner David Herod over drinks one

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TOP furniture TRENDS FOR 2019

1. DARK KITCHENS

The trends for darker kitchen cabinetry and Scandi noir help to explain the fact that searches for black and navy blue kitchens are up 93% in past six months, with matt and powdery finishes. One of the strongest style trends that has come through in modern kitchen design is the colour blue, and this can be traced from classic Shaker-style kitchens right through to chic and minimal modern spaces. Whether it’s on walls, floors, cabinetry or splashbacks, blue has replaced grey as the go-to on-trend colour – and it is particularly navy blue kitchens that are turning heads

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What Television should I buy this Year

It’s been a bumper year for the TV market, with new sets pushing the limits of high-end performance and changing what we expect from a low or mid-range set. As the new year begins, what are the best TVs we’ve seen so far?

Whether you need a new television for that dream home cinema setup, or just something to watch the news or the odd football match, you’re likely to clock up a lot of hours during your time with it.

TVs can be some of the biggest purchases you make for your home, and the last thing you want is to invest in something that doesn’t suit your needs. 

But whatever

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Why Do Some Running Shoes Cost So Much More Than Others?

Here’s why some running shoes cost £80 and others cost £180.

In the grand scheme of things, that £165 shoe purchase doesn’t carry the same sting as the £7,500 bike. But shoes last months, not years, so those dollars add up. And unlike upgrading to a lighter wheelset or an aero frame, the exact benefit of primo kicks can be a bit more intangible.

On the track, lightweight shoes have been shown to have slight performance benefits. Jack Daniels, a former Nike researcher who now runs the RUN S.M.A.R.T. Project, writes that in his research, losing one ounce translated to about .83 seconds of savings per mile. But the research was

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Fashion Trends over the years.

Fashion trends change so fast that sometimes it’s hard to keep up. But did you know that looking at old fashion trends can tell you a little bit of history from that time? Seeing what people wore can help you imagine what a place was like 30, 40 or even 100 years ago. Here’s how fashion has changed in the past century:

1920s

The 1920s were an exciting time in the United States and around the world. World War I was over, people had jobs and money, and women’s rights were changing. In 1919 in the US, women got the right to

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We all like to try new cosmetics products. They’re fun to play with, to smell and feel and to try on our skin.

But what are the skin care essential cosmetics Which types of products do we really need? With money tight these days, we need to spend it on products that really work.

Here are the skin care products that have been proven over the years with good science to help your skin. You need these for an effective skin care regimen.  In this article, I’m going to tell you about each of these and give you some recommendations:

  • Cleanser
  • Moisturizer
  • Sunscreen
  • Repair or anti-aging products (vitamin-A cousins (like Renova and Retinol), vitamin-C serums (not creams), a few other antioxidants, and cell growth

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What type of printer do you need?

Do you need prints fast, or is quality more important? What sort of documents will you print the most? Will you print from one computer, or lots of devices? And how much do printing costs matter to you? 

Clarifying your needs will help you narrow down your selection. Our chooser tool can help you decide which type of printer will suit you best. 

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Printers can generally be split into two main categories, based on the ink technology they use: inkjet or laser. 

They’re also referred to in terms of their features – like wireless printers – or the tasks their best suited to – like home office printers. Below you can find out the

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Are Ipads still worth it in 2019?

It’s been 9 years since Steve jobs initially unveiled the first Ipad to the world. A device that people were calling the next step in our evolution and something that will change the way we consume news and media. When it first launched Apple stocks fell sharply, a lot of people were unsure what to make of this new product and were referring to it as an elarged iphone.

Ipad sales were exceptionally low on the year of its initial release, not even reaching 3.5million. Without the ability to play flash media, which at the time was how most web content was displayed, and instead opting to

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