Image Processing & Bar Codes

Documents that are scanned for image processing or storage are often captured at 8 bits per pixel. These are referred to as grayscale images in that 256 levels of gray are able to be represented in the

Bullet-proof Your Business

Personal loans can be obtained for any purpose. Whatever your need might be, lenders are there to offer you personal loans. Lenders offer personal loans for the unemployed. You can choose appropriate

The Myth of the Earnings Yield

In American novels, well into the 1950's, one finds protagonists using the future stream of dividends emanating from their share holdings to send their kids to college or as collateral. Yet, dividends

What Forex And Stock Brokers Can Learn From 1929

September 1929 felt the first shock waves of the earthquake that was to topple and destroy the great bull market of the Twenties. Unheeding, still cheering each other on with the clichés of the new prosperity,

The Ultimate Debt Consolidation Refinance

This week, I'd like to share some customer experiences with one of the most popular new strategies in debt consolidation refinance. Over the last few months, a select few in the mortgage banking industry

Agent Tricks of the Travel Trade

I’ll be forthright: I’m not a homemaker. I feel more at ease constantly on the move, city after city, mountaintop to seaside surf, living out of my suitcase and fumbling through a foreign language

Violating Boundaries: Assert Yourself And Take Charge

"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety." – Benjamin Franklin Are you sick and tired of being treated like a doormat and having

Why Do We Lie To Those We Love

Why do husbands and wives, boyfriends and girlfriends, lie to each other? Our romantic relationships are seldom what they seem. We all want a relationship that is built on openness, intimacy, and trust,

On Dis-ease

We are all terminally ill. It is a matter of time before we all die. Aging and death remain almost as mysterious as ever. We feel awed and uncomfortable when we contemplate these twin afflictions. Indeed,

Keyword Research – A Necessary But Worthy Evil

If you want to rank well in search engines, then you absolutely must understand how to do market research and build your keyword lists. Why? Because keyword research determines your market's profitability

Bringing your Presentation to Life

Whether you are an investor, entrepreneur, employee, self-employed or unemployed the ability to present yourself and your ideas powerfully has never been more important than in today’s dynamic information

The Truth About Visualization

Visualization is a Law Of Attraction tool that has been used for thousands of years by initiates of all the metaphysical schools. Today, it is incorporated into top athlete's daily routines and is used

Outsourcing Search Engine Optimization

Search engine optimization or SEO is the process whereby websites undergo redevelopment to attain the proper and best communication of keywords to search engines. There are essentially two factors that

Net Neutrality On The Hill

The internet has always been a source of confusion and angst on Capitol Hill. It has also been one of the more glamorous issues among the lawmakers, because the impact it has had on the way Americans communicate,

Hidden Riches

From a historical perspective, 'The DaVinci Code' is good fiction ... I do think the book has provided a very real cultural benefit, though. By weaving many tales of medieval Christian mysticism into

Are You The Next JK Rowling

Harry Potter. The name brings instant recognition from people all over the world. The books have sold over 350 million copies worldwide. Only the bible has more translations. The movies have gone on to

How to be More Creative and Enhance Your Creativity

Before thinking about how to be more creative, let me begin point out some real barriers that some people seem to have when wanting to enhance creativity, have a think if any of these things are applicable

Crocheting Overview

Crocheting has been a favorite craft for generations, and with good reason. Mastering the art of crochet enables you to create wonderful and useable pieces of art, at a very reasonable cost. Today's

Click Fraud Guide

Click fraud is the latest 'hot topic' circulating the online marketing arena, but what is it? And how does it affect you as a merchant running a pay-per-click campaign? Spending on Internet advertising

The Long And The Short Of The Short Story

Congratulations! You’ve spotted a great short story competition and decided to enter. You’ve had a go at a few short stories in the past and you’ve been wanting to tackle a novel for ages, but the

Start A Vehicle Accident Prevention Program

Motor vehicle crashes cost US employers over $60 billion annually in medical costs, legal expenditure, property damage, and lost productivity. While costs by state and Industry vary, on-the-job crash injuries

Jog For Your Health, Write For Your Wealth

The author gives a candid description of how he started his writing venture since his early age which eventually led him to write about Internet online marketing business. He explains in simple English

Gardening Review

Questions and Answers on Gardening Question #1 How to Test Soil For Magnesium Level This question is in response to last month's emailed gardening tip. You mentioned to make sure to do a soil test to

Technology Acceleration

Technology is a GOOD THING. Well, most of the time it is. I’m sure you’ve seen articles bemoaning the NEGATIVE role that technology advancement has played in our lives. I have recently joined the

Picturesque Panarea & An Evening In Lipari

I had definitely overcome my little bout of seasickness last night on our way from Stromboli to Panarea. A good rest had cured all my symptoms and I was ready to tackle the world again. Panarea was waiting.

Slavery in the USA

Spanish settlements in the territory of the current-day USA owned slaves as early as 1526. Twenty one African chattel slaves were first brought to British North America ( to Jamestown, Virginia) in 1619.

Wedding DJs

Wedding couples are frustrated. DJs are frustrated. There's a disconnect here. But what exactly is the problem? It depends on who you ask. DJs continually wonder why brides and grooms treat the mobile

Teach Your Kids How To Look After Money

It is a sad fact but many people retire only to live in poverty. After working forty odd years and over that time earning hundreds of thousands of pounds many have very little to show for it. What happened

Philippine Real Estate Property Investments

We have this trend of seasonal activity in the overseas property market over the last few years especially from UK market. Statistics from UK Estate Agents showed that from 2004 and 2006 the number of

Don’t Assume that DigiCams Do All The Work

Digital Photography Tip #1: Don’t Assume that DigiCams Do All The Work! Maybe you have heard something like this before: “The better the cameras, the better the photos.” In this effect, you might

Tips For Getting Started In The Wholesale Business

Whether you are just thinking about, or you have decided that you would like to start running a wholesale business, there are a number of items that you should spend considerable time planning and researching

Are You Ignoring Your Customers

Many Internet marketing experts will tell you that the best way to find out what your customers want from you is to ask them. While that may be true, I believe that an even more accurate way is to just

A Raven Named Marvin

“Hannah, come outside.” Hannah’s best friend Betty called up to her. Hannah slipped downstairs. “What is it? It’s the middle of the night.” Hannah said shivering a bit from the cool night


"Obama biro, yawne yo!" (Obama is coming, clear the way) -- Tens of thousands of cheering Luo "Tribesmen" and ululating women screamed as they welcomed Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) back to his father's

Natural Search Engine Results and Website Consulting

You scroll down past the banner ads and enter your search term. You pass the "sponsored results" without a glance. You ignore the shaded results to the right, as well as the additional "sponsored results"