Posts Written ByTim Canter

Four Essential Christmas Gift Ideas for Gamers in 2019

Giving gifts over the holidays is essentially a given, even if you don’t celebrate certain religious festivities, it’s always nice to participate in the gift-giving ceremony. It’s sometimes even better to give than it is to receive. It’s enjoyable picking out the perfect something for the gamer in your life. The history of giving gifts dates back to Romans celebrating the Saturnalia festival which lasted between December 17 through December 23. One of the most famous givers of gifts was St. Nicholas who would leave gifts in the shoes of surprised children and adults. And, on the eve of St.…

How To Achieve the Perfect Bike Tire Pressure

The right tire pressure is one of the most important components of a great bike ride. Proper inflation provides optimal comfort and performance during your excursion while reducing the risk for a flat. From beach cruiser bikes to road racers, here’s how to fill your tires correctly before setting off on your bicycle. Buy the Right Pump Most bike tires are compatible with either Presta or Schrader valves. The Presta features a locking nut that you have to press to release air, while the wider, flatter Schrader valve lacks this feature. If you use the wrong pump, you won’t be…

Best PWC Gear and Accessories Buying Guide

Enjoy a day on the water with your personal watercraft. If you’re just starting to look for gear to keep you safe and comfortable on the water, it’s time to shop for the best PWC gear and accessories. Select gear from reliable brands at great prices and conquer the water with your favorite personal watercraft. Safety Gear The most important gear to purchase is safety gear, and a life jacket should be your first purchase. Life jackets come in a range of colors and styles and it’s required by law to wear one. If you don’t like bulky, awkward jacket,…

10 Days in the Philippines Starting in Manila

To be completely honest, 10 days in the Philippines isn’t nearly enough. Unfortunately though, this is all the time that many people can afford as long-term travel isn’t an option for everyone. If you do have the option to travel in the Philippines long-term, say a few months, then by all means go for it. If not though, 10 days will have to suffice. The biggest challenge of spending only 10 days within a country that is home to over 7,000 islands is deciding what to do. The options are endless, but your time exploring this magical place will indeed…

Do These Things to Live a Healthier Life

Life is so short and many of us sometimes forget that a primary objet of life is to enjoy ourselves and make sure that it is rewarding. These days as work takes up more and more of our time, and thinking about work occupies lots of time as well, we can sometimes feel uneasy about wanting to have a good time. When you factor in commitments to family and even caring for a loved one, things can seem nearly impossible for the average person. The reality is however that you simply have to make some time for yourself and give…

Successful ways to become more than just a friend

We’ve all been in the position of liking someone more than just a friend. You get that funny feeling in your stomach and you flush up. Worse still, you become tongue-tied and start to worry that your crush will get annoyed or bored of you. This is an age-old story that happens time and time again. Even when you get older you will never escape the feelings of developing a crush. So, you may be wondering to yourself, how can you take things to the next level with your crush? Well, if you read on then you will be to…

How to Manage a Successful Restaurant Renovation

Restaurants are difficult businesses to manage. Economic downturns mean that what could be just another Tuesday has been reserved for special occasions only. Narrow profit margins mean that a few slow weeks and suddenly you are in debt. Then there’s the issue of getting people in the door and creating an environment that is so pleasing that guests will want to return again and again, just to show you off to their friends. Food, of course, must always be excellent.If customers aren’t walking through your door, however, they will never have the chance to enjoy your delicious food or your…

Five Bands Who Hit Casino Land

Bands Who Hit Casino

There are certain achievements that every legendary rock and roll band wants to complete over a long career. The obvious one is getting very rich, and having a lot of fun doing it. The rock and roll lifestyle isn’t complete without wild parties, wrecked hotel rooms, and tales of debauchery which are enough to make us mere mortals shiver. To do that, selling millions of albums is a necessity, as well as having hit songs which are passed down from generation to generation. Even in the 21st century, the vinyl revival has meant acts like the Beatles and David Bowie…

What Is In-App Marketing And How Does It Work?

In-App Marketing

When it comes to app marketing, many developers create goals surrounding customer acquisition. While this goal should definitely be your first step when marketing an app, it isn’t the only thing you need to think about. Another side to app marketing is in-app marketing, which occurs once you have already acquired customers. Essentially, the term is used to describe any kind of marketing campaign that is specially developed for, and used within, a mobile app.  The main goal of this is to reach out to customers who are already using your app to increase engagement and customer retention rates. Unfortunately,…

How to choose a great pedometer in 2019

pedometer

Pedometers have advanced in leaps and bounds in the last few years, taking a product that was once a novelty and forming it into a serious piece of kit – responsible for a huge chunk of fitness accessory market.   If you’re not already aware (or are just a little confused where a pedometer ends a fitness tracker begins), it makes sense to dive into the definition of the tech – so you know exactly what you’re getting. In a single sentence:  “A pedometer is a wearable electronic device that uses motion detection to measure the number of steps being taken…