Are we safe during the London Olympics?

From July 27 to August 12, the 2012 Summer Olympics will take place in London, England, making London the first city to host the Games three times. It’s certainly an honor for the city, but what does it mean for Londoners? With so many people coming to the city, we have to ask ourselves: “Will we be safe during the […]

Bringing home the beach

Since moving to central Alabama seven years ago, I have learned at least one important thing about the people who live here. They go to the beach. They don’t just go to the beach, they know Gulf Shores and Orange Beach like the back of their hand. I have never mentioned a trip to the beach without receiving recommendations for […]

The Klitschko Brothers: Unifying Heavyweight Boxing

Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko, the two brothers from Ukraine have between them dominated heavyweight boxing since Lennox Lewis’ retirement in 2003, almost 7 years ago. So why aren’t they universally appreciated and respected, recognizable global stars and household names? Everyone has heard of Mike Tyson and most people have heard of Evander Holyfield and Lennox Lewis, but only sports fans […]

Negative Effects of Workplace Monitoring

Workplace surveillance, in various forms, has increased dramatically in the last decade. Using surveillance to document and record daily activities in your business, while a good idea, can have a negative effect on employee morale and satisfaction. Many businesses these days use some form of surveillance. Common workplace surveillance can include telephone monitoring, video surveillance, and Internet surveillance. In an […]

Why choose granite countertops?

Granite continues to be the best choice for kitchen and bathroom countertops for consumers around the world. It is a natural stone formed as a result of volcanic activity and years of compression and heat below the surface of the earth. Granite countertops are among the best high-end options and their popularity seems to be abating. A granite countertop offers […]

Top 3 Proven Speech Therapy Tips When Your Child’s Speech Is Unclear

Do you have trouble understanding what your child is saying? she says “yion” instead of “lion” or make mistakes with other sounds? Does your child stay out of school or on the playground because other children can’t understand him? It’s frustrating for both you and your child when you can’t figure it out and have to ask multiple questions just […]

Have you heard? Android OS (Oreo) is your best bet for growth

Android, as one of the two most popular mobile application platforms, continues to be popular by powering the largest number of smartphones. The operating system that powers the vast majority of smartphones has now evolved in features and capabilities and every year we get new updates that further enrich Android with features and functionality. Android Oreo, the latest platform update, […]