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106 of the most beloved Street Art Photos – Year 2011 More info. Let us begin with this words that come as a response to the photo above: “There´s tools and colours for all of us, to lend from nature to make the world more understandable and beautiful”. 1# Click on a photo and you make it bigger and can post a comment on it. 2# Make sure that you read the story in the end! 3# Feel free to reblog this, only remember to link back to this post. More info. 100 Incredible & Educational Virtual Tours You Don't Want to Miss By Katheryn Rivas One of the wonders of the Internet is that it can bring the world to you instead of your needing to find the time and money to explore the traditional way. The following virtual tours bring opportunities to explore cities, famous landmarks and buildings, museums, college campuses, and even outer space.
How To Integrate Live Tweets Into Your Presentations I’ve seen plenty of presentations that try to incorporate social media, polling, and other interactive tools. It’s all an effort to engage the audience and keep the conversation going. But usually these presentations don’t do it right. They say ‘mention my presentation with the XYZ hashtag’ or ‘like us on Facebook to see back-channel conversations’ and whatnot. But all of that is passive participation. Lucky for you, we just stumbled across a new tool that’s designed to incorporate live tweets into your presentation.
9 Gorgeously Illustrated Quotes From Great Thinkers “I love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognized wiser than oneself," Marlene Dietrich, a wise woman with much authority herself, once quotably said. In Whatever You Are, Be a Good One, Oakland, California-based illustrator Lisa Congdon whimsically hand-letters 100 such beautifully expressed thoughts from creative thinkers, including Leo Tolstoy, David Foster Wallace, Charlotte Brontë, John Keats, Marie Curie, and Abraham Lincoln (who's quoted in the book's title). The cheerfully illustrated quotes range from poetic ("If a thing loves it is infinite"--William Blake) to philosophical ("Wisdom begins in wonder"--Socrates) to encouraging ("Leap and the net will appear"--John Burroughs).
Google Calendar (events) One account. All of Google. Sign in to continue to Google Calendar Find my account Forgot password? Kuwaiti Public Holidays Kuwait will enjoy 8 public, national, and bank holidays in 2013. The weekend in Kuwiat is Friday and Saterday, if a public holidays fell on a weekend, it is observed on that day and not moved to another date. Muslim holidays in kuwait are evaluated using the Umm al-Qura Calendar of Saudi Arabia which depends on the sunrise, sunsets, and moon phases calculated on the bases of Mecca location. For this reason, Muslim holidays in the Gulf might be observed a day before other Muslim countries outside this region do.
Airbnb.com: Necessity Begets Creativity Three years ago, Brian Chesky had just arrived in San Francisco with not much more than a memory foam mattress and a dwindling bank account. He had two problems: no job, and no money to make rent. Today, Chesky lives exclusively in mansions, tepees, apartments, and castles. In short, anything he can find listed on the “marketplace for space” which he created with co-founder Joe Gebbia. Not coincidentally, Airbnb.com came about when the lives of its two co-founders, as well as the American economy, were at a crossroads. Previously Off the beaten path – Travel guides at Wikivoyage Off the beaten path is a showcase article about a lesser-known or unusual travel destination, selected monthly by Wikivoyage's users. See Previous Destinations of the month for better-known destinations, Previous Featured travel topics for phrasebooks, itineraries and travel topics, and Wikivoyage:Destination of the Month candidates to nominate and discuss future "Off the beaten path" destinations. Previously featured destinations were: 2013
How a UK startup fixed the Airbnb calendar availability problem without being asked One common theme when technical discussions turn to Person-to-Person (P2P) marketplaces is the concept of availability control. For example, the recently loaded AirBnB has individuals with a room or property which it then promotes and sells to individual travellers. One accusation aimed at these P2P sites is that individuals (on the supply side), generally, are not so great at keeping availability calendars correct. The challenge is magnified when the same property is on multiple listing sites. When one booking is received, this requires the individual to log in to multiple websites and block the corresponding dates. Too much work!
Patagonia Patagonia is a remote wilderness of isolated mountain valleys, ragged icy peaks, turbulent rivers, and island archipelagos. This is a land that demands exploration, and you will experience firsthand its dramatic landscape. NOLS Patagonia, in the Aysen Region of Chile, is a working farm of several hundred acres near the city of Coyhaique. We do all of the planning and logistics to make your expedition into the wilderness an educational experience that lasts a lifetime. NOLS is an important contributor to the outdoor community in this region as well, offering specialized courses for Chilean educators and students, teaching No Deje Rastro (Leave No Trace), outdoor skills, and leadership.