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Submission + - 5 Benefits of Cloud Computing for Small Business (firstbloger.com)

havishowen writes: Cloud computing is all the rage, but that doesn’t mean it’s right for every business. While the cloud has been dominated by larger businesses, corporations, and enterprise companies that require secure data storage and constant access, small businesses and startups have many of the same needs to a smaller degree, making the scalable cloud an affordable option.

Submission + - A Look at Pathological Conditions Related to NitroTyrosine (tpmye.com)

havishowen writes: Nitrotyrosine can be a marker to help health care providers understand the condition of patients suffering from a wide range of symptoms. These patients may be asked to undergo tests called cell assays to detect this important marker. The reason tests for this chemical are useful in so many different conditions is that it indicates a type of cell damage called nitrative stress, which is caused by an overabundance of nitrogen. Nitrative stress is a general symptom occurring in many illnesses like Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases.

Submission + - Ways to Keep Your Home Cool During Summer Heat Waves (iblogsandyou.com)

havishowen writes: Modifying your heating and air conditioning system is one surefire way to create better control over your home’s interior temperatures. And even if you’re without air conditioning, there are some affordable tactics you can implement to keep your house cool when it’s hot out.

Submission + - Remodel Your Home or Buy a New One? (yazaad.net)

havishowen writes: Since most of us are working with limited budgets in our early years, we can’t afford to buy new builds or homes that have been completely updated. Needing to have extra room for additional family members (i.e., children) or simply wanting to have nicer amenities is what causes the majority of homeowners to sell and buy new. In order to determine whether you should upgrade your current living space or start with a clean slate, you will need to take the time to assess the pros and cons of each.

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My idea of roughing it turning the air conditioner too low.