The Invention of ZIP Code
The word ZIP stands for “Zone Improvement Plan” and the ZIP codes are a system that represents the postal codes. The ZIP codes are first used by the United States Postal Service (USPS) in 1963. The phrase ZIP is appropriately written in all caps and is use to suggest the area for the mail travels more efficiently and more quickly. The basic format of a full ZIP code consists of five decimal arithmetical digits.What Is GITEX?
The annual event of GITEX is being conducted for several years, each year seeing significant improvement than the previous one. The past four yearly events have witnessed contribution from more than 136,000 ICT professionals all over the world. Over 3,500 domestic and international vendors in the field of Information Technology will be participated and gaining substantially from this exhibition in 2011.Addie and Buck
The author writes a little bit of family history to show what life was like at the beginning of the 20th Century on the untamed Oklahoma Panhandle. Many Confederate soldiers left the ruined South to find a new way of life in the West. Used to living to the rugged life of a soldier, they took easily to the life of the cowboy living in the open under the stars. while others became outlaws. Into this land came homesteaders with families that were to bring stability to this No Man’s Land of outlaws. Congress had decided that this was the way to introduce Law and Order.The 99: Global Superheroes, The Internet and Tolerance
The 99 series begins as librarians and alchemists in the ancient world work to preserve a great civilization’s knowledge before conquerors set out to destroy it. Ninety-nine stones, based on the ninety-nine attributes of Allah, are created to absorb knowledge from books destroyed by the conquerors. These stones survive into the modern age and are scattered across the globe. Those who find the stones absorb the stones’ powers. Sound similar to how modern-day knowledge is preserved? Books are digitized, stored, and distributed globally via the cloud. Scholars search the cloud and absorb the knowledge to become experts in their field, and publish their ideas so that this knowledge persists for future generations.Paying Pirates Is Delivering The Expected Results
We are getting what we paid for, as pirates take a successful business model to new markets. If the world’s legitimate governments value freedom of the high seas, they must defend it before this epidemic spreads any further.