In September 1860, a prospector named Gabriel Bowen was on a hunting/trapping expedition when he encountered the strong odor of petroleum. He followed the scent until he stumbled on a spring, where he later told the local newspaper, “Oil flowed at a rate of 5 gallons per hour.” Bowen quickly staked a claim on the
The United States became the world’s largest natural gas producer in 2010 and is streaking past Saudi Arabia to become the world’s largest producer of petroleum liquids, according to the International Energy Agency. Despite scare tactics by the Left that a “peak oil” event took place in the 1990s and global production was in terminal
For years, Samsung & LG have been teasing the public with bending display. Well, Apple has beat Samgung & LG to the punch by introducing the world’s first bending smartphone. This is not all. By upgrading to iPhone’s operating system, IOS 8.0.1, you will lose your ability to make voice calls or even access the
Startup Secret #1: Don’t be afraid to say “no” more than “yes.” As a startup, you will be defined as much (or more) by what you say “No” to as what you say “Yes” to. Perhaps the single most important Startup Secret is to find your focal point. As an entrepreneur, you are naturally inclined to be ambitious,
<?php echo base64_encode(file_get_contents("image.png")) ?> Why do this? Less HTTP Requests. Other than pure document size, number of HTTP requests determines how fast or slow a page loads. Less = better.
By using css pseudo-element, you can create triangle on the left & right end of the horizontal menu.
Some of you may have noticed how often WordPress autosaves everything. I notice how while writing and editing my posts, WordPress saves each revision ever so often. The disadvantage of this is that your database will get filled with thousands of post revisions, trackbacks, pingbacks, unapproved comments and trashed items pretty quickly. A cluttered database
Google CEO Larry Page has reportedly confronted Samsung over its preference for smartwatches running Tizen software, rather than Android Wear. According to The Information website, Page and Samsung chairman Jay Y. Lee held tense talks at a private meeting last week. The report claims Page voiced his frustration that Samsung was investing more in devices