David Florance

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Build a Solar Power Generator for Under $300

To most of us, solar power still seems like a thing of the future. Yeah, we know some people live off the grid with them, and some folks can afford …

Hate Parking Tickets? Fixed Fights Them In Court For You

Up to 50 percent of parking tickets are dismissed when fought in court, but it takes knowledge and time to do it. New app Fixed will do it for you. Take a photo of your ticket, Fixed contests it, and if it’s dismissed, you pay Fixed 25 percent of the ticket price. If Fixed loses, you pay it …

7 Life Secrets Of Centenarians

<b>By Lynn Peters Adler, J.D., Next Avenue Contributor</b><p>There is no one pathway to reaching age 100. We all have the opportunity to grab the brass ring in our own way and many of us will. One in 26 baby boomers is now expected to live to 100; legions more will reach the mid-to-late 90s. In <i>Celebrate 100:</i> …

What can gamification do for a small business?

Gamification - where game mechanics are used to engage employees - can have a direct and substantial impact on a company's revenues.<p>The idea has been …

How to Stop Mosquito Bites from Itching

In this article<p>Mosquito bites can be annoying and distracting, but there are several ways to treat them. Deal with the bites when they first occur …

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Make a Solar Panel Using Diodes

A diode made from a semiconductor can generate electricity in the presence of light. Instructables user nevdull shows how to generate a modest amount of power by arranging four 1N4148 diodes in parallel.<p>Go ahead and dig out a few diodes from your tacklebox, toolbox, bead drawer, or whatever you …

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How to Be Cool

Have you always wanted to be the cool guy, who always seems to do the right thing, and flows with ease and grace? Or are you learning to be the cool …

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