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20th August 2009

Reason for High Divorce Rates

There has been much talk of the increase in divorce rates. The last half century has seen the number of divorcing couples multiply dramatically. But why are divorce rates so much higher now? There are many reasons for this generally trend, some of which t...

19th August 2009

Skype embroiled in Law Suite

In recent weeks a legal dispute between Skype's former owner and current owners has hit the headlines. Former owners Joltid Ltd have accused the current owners, eBay, of infringing copyright rules with regards to the technology used to run the VoIP servic...

13th August 2009

Reasons for Divorce

There are many reasons why people get divorced. This article explores some of the most common reasons that result in the end of a marriage. ADULTERY It will come as no surprise that adultery is an extremely common reason for divorce. However, researc...

30th July 2009

Russia set to ban VoIP

Russia could be about to introduce legislation that limits or even bans the use of VoIP technology. Members of the government along with Russia's prime business lobby, the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, are looking to introduce the measure to ...

29th July 2009

Advantages and Disadvantages of VoIP

VoIP is becoming more and more popular as an alternative to regular telephones. There are numerous advantages and disadvantages, some of which are outlined here. ADVANTAGES CHEAP CALLS With VoIP calls are much cheaper than with regular telephone...

07th July 2009

10 Extraordinary Divorce Settlements

There have been a number of high divorce settlements over the last couple of decades. Here are the details of 10 headline grabbing examples. PAUL MCCARTNEY & HEATHER MILLS One of the most high profile divorces in recent times was that of Paul McCar...

12th June 2009

Influential Make Up Artists

Professional make up is a big industry these days. It has come a long way in the last hundred years or so. This article looks at five of the most influential professional make up artists. GEORGE WESTMORE George Westmore was one of the early make up...

02nd June 2009

An overview of VoIP

VoIP stands for Voice Over IP. VoIP is the communication of people between IP addresses over the Internet. It was first used in 1995 as an alternative to the telephone. It works by converting a voice signal into a digital signal, and then travelling over ...

29th May 2009

Changing Divorce Rates

cent years divorce rates in the UK have begun to fall. It has been well documented how divorce rates had been increased over the period of many years prior to this. There are many reasons why divorce rates first increased rapidly, and why they are now fal...

29th May 2009

Lib Dem’s to scrap Child Trust Fund

Last year the Liberal Democrats announced that they would scrap the Child Trust Fund should they win the next election. The Child Trust Fund is a Labour Scheme set up in 2002, whereby the government gives the parents of every new born child £250 to inves...

05th May 2009

Why Beauty Therapy Courses are important

We often hear the term ‘Mickey Mouse' course branded around when discussions about higher education take place. Certain types of courses seem to have got this tag as people don't seem to think they are relevant, and think students are only studying them...