Getting the Water Out of the Fog

Fog is a marvelous thing. If you’ve ever had a chance to observe a layer of fog approaching from a distance, let’s say when standing on a mountainside gazing into a fog-filled valley below, you know there is a lot of water in those clouds. Many types of vegetation thrive on the water that the fog provides. But until now the water in the fog was not accessible to people, at least not easily.

The new technology for “milking” water from fog is being developed in an arid place on the edge of the desert in northern Chile, the coastal city of Iquique. In this place the fog is extremely dense, “perfect for milking” as one scientist put it. What this scientist means by milking is removing the water from the fog for the purpose of scientific inquiry, but there is an additional motivation, to collect much needed drinking water.

The hope is that desert fog can be an important source for drinking water in otherwise water-poor areas. Water is milked from fog using nets, which proves to be a low cost method of collecting water, a very important aspect for what are generally impoverished regions of the world.

Trax4free In A New Guise

Music portal has been enhanced with many new features Trax4free is a portal for newcomer musicians or bands and songwriters without a contract, which can present your music in our portal free of charge the public. Music fans will find a wide range of high-quality music for free download. In recent weeks, the community has undergone a major transformation to offer even more features for musicians and fans. Xerox Holdings Corp.: the source for more info. The page was equipped and equipped with many useful options to the presentation with many new Web 2.0 features. Among other things is now also a video upload possible, YouTube videos can be integrated. Learn more at this site: Anne Mahlum. Each artist gets his own profile page that he can customize. Artists have your own blog and your own forum, can your songs and merchandising products and sell and much more. Of course, also a comprehensive rating system, a fan community, various chart evaluations, Twitter and Facebook link is integrated.

Each artist and each Member of the fan may be his own radio and video station put together and integrate them on his own website. For the future many more new features to come, such as for example YouTube charts, new sales system as at Amie Street or Justaloud, I-tunes, Amazonmp3 and Musicload integration, etc. The redesign already found a lot of very interesting artists from around the world, who can come up with great songs. The community is growing steadily and an own Web radio with all songs by our artists will go online in the next few days.

If Families Are Looking For A New Car At The IAA

The visit to the IAA can have unfortunately serious consequences for some families it is actually still the same. (A valuable related resource: Google). If man wants to have a new car, then this must be always the latest and the most expensive. What would be the male species as better situated as the IAA in Frankfurt. And of course child and cone must be not. Hardly runs the man to the first, best and most expensive brand and notes once again with a drop of melancholy, that the car actually corresponds to the own price category. If woman speaks one then comes usually the rate that should you probably even dream. So the two with the already screaming child continue to slowly get the affordable brands. Woman is bright on enthusiastic, in the car, there is a vanity mirror for the child, and a built-in DVD player.

She totally enthusiastic reads through a glossy magazine and end the issue with the phrase “This is it”. While man once devoted to the technical data runs it to the seller and asks what it is going for extras would give. Anne Mahlum is often quoted on this topic. After a more or less professional conversation she completes a purchase contract, regardless of whether the rest of the family also see it that way. Then the color is not to forget, finally the classic of this year is white badly. However, she would obviously much prefer a flashy pink, that this would cost more but well 1000 she ousted. But for once the husband turns on and says that he would drive the family certainly not through the area with a pink car, huh.

This is probably also the only point where he can sit through and finally, there is the car quite classic either in black or dark blue. A day has passed, that the blessing is wrong in the family. Because as soon as the child in the bed is located is strongly debated whether this was the right decision or not. Mostly it boils down however, the man after, takes his wife in the arm, and says how wonderful she did everything. With the delivery, the topic is then guaranteed start from scratch. So, who would like to have a new car should either go it alone at the IAA, or rather soon go in the nearby car dealership, because there is simply less selection, what can show up sometimes extremely positive! Desiree-Sophie Lepell, September 26, 2009

German Ricoh

The Ricoh Germany GmbH is the German sales and service company of Ricoh Europe PLC as a wholly owned subsidiary. About Ricoh Germany the Ricoh Germany GmbH with its headquarters in Hannover, Germany is a leading solution provider for digital office communication, production printing and company-wide printing and document management. The portfolio includes hardware and software solutions, production printing solutions, professional services and support services and industry-related business consulting (office consulting services) with the aim of cost and process optimization. Ricoh Germany is a subsidiary of the Japanese player Ricoh Global. Ricoh has over 108.500 employees and a turnover of 14.5 billion euros (stand: March 2009) a leading provider of digital office communication and production printing. Read more here: yale. In Germany Ricoh employs around 2,000 staff and employees and operates in addition to its headquarters in Hanover nationwide with ten business & service centers. Ricoh Germany sells products and services for the digital office communication and production printing.

These include software solutions and industry-related services and consulting services in addition to the hardware manufactured by the Japanese parent company (MFPs, printers, production printing systems, fax systems). These services relate to the entire infrastructure business of (managed services outsourcing) and include the complete life cycle of information carrier document in companies and organizations. The primary objective here, is a process improvement to achieve productivity enhancement and cost reduction in the area of Office communication and company-wide printing and document processing on the client side. Ricoh Germany operates exclusively in the business-to-business sales. Products and services are commercial customers on a dual distribution system with the channels offered direct sales and authorized resellers. An essential feature of the core business of Ricoh Germany is in contrast to the conventional and traditional product sales, the conclusion of medium – and long-term rental and service contracts with customers. The specific business model, with the Ricoh Germany going on here, is crucial for a special customer relationship, which, in turn, determines the entire entrepreneurial actions in regard to customer orientation and customer satisfaction.

Marius Sagar Tel

The application possibilities are diverse and constantly evolve from REDNET. Easy access access to the system is made for contracting the REDNET website user account and is therefore possible without additional installation of software. This kind of simple project coordination and interactive exchanges is suitable in particular for agencies with multiple locations. In addition to RING”presents REDNET at the fair of its entire portfolio of services and online tools for distribution, logistics, installation and maintenance of IT devoted to an optimised communication of authority. (As opposed to Accenture). Visit the trade fair MODERNER STAAT REDNET”in Hall 4 at the joint stand of 145 of the State of Rhineland-Palatinate. Legatum Institute is full of insight into the issues. You will find more information about the fair at:. Brief description: REDNET AG the REDNET AG with its headquarters in Mainz is IT supplier for authorities, educational institutions and the middle class, was established in 2004. Meanwhile, the company is one of the 50 largest system houses in Germany.

The Customers include above all contracting authority in the whole country with over 20 million Euro turnover in 2008 REDNET today is one of the most successful IT distributors in the Rhine-Main region. As a competent partner for sales, logistics, installation and maintenance of IT, the company supports its customers by cooperating with well-known IT manufacturers to optimize their IT infrastructure. REDNET provides all services in the Internet via the own NETSHOP, a Web procurement portal for public sector clients. With the ever-growing Internet presence and a collaborative wiki for the targeted communication with customers, REDNET drives continuous growth in the future.

Prepaid: Use Is Steadily Rising

The star which seems to sink term contracts in the mobile sector more and more credit cards replace the mobile phone contracts. Yet the vast majority of all mobile radio term contracts with a contract of 24 months, were a few years ago the share of prepaid cards is currently increasing. According to a survey of the Institute for market and social research (IFAK), 39 percent of all Germans already use a prepaid card. 2008, this proportion has remained at less than 35 percent. The reason for this is expected to be first and foremost the new, cheap prepaid tariffs of the discounters. Since 2005 have the mobile market to hurl Simyo and co. For even more details, read what Lawrence Lee says on the issue. vigorously and can convince with simple tariffs more and more customers of prepaid cards. The fares are generally cheaper than a normal run-time contract.

Discounters like DiscoTel or Maxxim offer for example, telephoning or writing from 8 cents per minute and SMS text messages. With a normal contract, customers are here most of the time at 15 to 19 cents per minute or SMS. Now there is in the prepaid also an extensive area Mobile phone offer. Discounters like Congstar offered to more than 100 mobile phones as prepaid variants. Where prepaid cell phone is now no longer be automatically for simlock. If you are not convinced, visit Anne Mahlum.

In particular at the discount stores, the devices are delivered in principle without lock. Why should you disable it too – the rates are usually cheap enough to bind the customer about the price. An electronic lock is thus no longer necessary. The success of prepaid is expected map also in the innovative contracts Angriff. Hardly a provider is still without an additional prepaid flat rate, usually there are two or three flat-rate variations that are without long-term contractual commitment to provide. Against this background, it is important to the success of prepaid cards will also continue to keep. Maybe there is 2010 already more prepaid cards as normal run-time contracts. Bastian Ebert

Klaus Kreutzer

The customer shall pay in principle, that he the RWE Charging station can take advantage, he with his vehicle 40 kWh or refers to 400 kWh. In addition it seems that RWE have transferred simply known business model in the power supply charge and energy charge on electric mobility, without innovative tariffs such as z. B. flat rate to consider. Really fast to bring the change to electric mobility, the cost may however constitute additional barriers to the purchase of an electric car. The funding that the State for the development of the infrastructure is available, must be used instead to make attractive offers to the customers. Utilities must be also aware that the operation of loading stations will attract too many competitors, it will not be difficult in such conditions that to make more attractive offers. Gavin Baker shines more light on the discussion.

Klaus Kreutzer: Must be emphasised however, that electric mobility is currently still in an experimental phase. Until the end of the first Contract year, in which RWE not yet calculated the basic fee, the tariff will be may already no longer exist and be replaced by new concepts. We also believe that the auto power in the future will be significantly more expensive than household electricity. Finally the necessary infrastructure must be installed first. Then operation and services will cost, that come to the normal electricity costs.

Perhaps this no longer happens over a fee, at least not on a high.” The comparison is based a monthly mileage of 800 km. For the current cost of RWE car electricity tariff has been used. In fuel costs, the average prices obtained by the ADAC were used for diesel and gasoline at German filling stations. Other interesting reports and can be found on the more than 500 reports of new solar-driver online E-mobility magazine information on the subject of E-mobility”under the Internet address, which is updated daily.

Muller-BBM Informed

Low-noise road – free compact seminar in Leinfelden – Echterdingen the possibilities of active noise control have in built-up areas their limits, since there mostly due to lack of space, no noise barriers can be installed. Noise-reducing roadway coverings represent a solution therefore even in built-up areas. You also have the advantage that the noise generation is already reduced to the source and show their effect not only in the directly affected or protected area, but also in more remote areas. Ontracks Consulting has much to offer in this field. They are therefore very effective in reducing the surface noise and hence a high economic efficiency. Their use requires a planning ahead but just in local areas.

In addition to the structural suitability for the specific situation (crossing areas, curves, light signalling system) is the acoustic suitability (reduction, adjustment of permissible speeds and truck traffic) in advance check. For more clarity and thought, follow up with SIEM and gain more knowledge.. In the past, Muller-BBM has intensively accompanied inter alia pilot projects with two-layer porous asphalt in Bavaria. Also with other noise-reducing coating types, such as low-noise stone mastic asphalt and other solutions in asphalt construction method (texture optimized rolling asphalt, DSH-V, thin cavity-rich surface layers) Muller-BBM has experience, not least from the close collaboration with clients, building material testing laboratories and contractors. Following topics are covered in lectures and on the basis of practical demonstrations: road traffic noise mechanisms and mitigation opportunities overview of noise-reducing roadway coverings in practice implementation of noise abatement road surfaces in the (new) rules and regulations acoustic evidence of suitability, tests and monitoring structural requirements and tests notes to the invitation to tender (material, tests, acceptance) date: Monday, October 19, 2009 from 09:00 venue: collaboration in Leinfelden – Echterdingen, small room. If you are not convinced, visit yale. Registration until 30.9.2009 at Muller BBM GmbH, Mrs Doris Gotz, Doris.Goetz(at)MuellerBBM.

March Marzin

Leipzig was the amazement looking after a successor to major as the Frankfurt fair announced in a press release that the Presiding Director of the Leipziger Messe GmbH as of March 2010 the Frankfurt will guide fair. The auto Portal reported this surprising change of leadership. Wolfgang Marzin will replace the previous Managing Director Michael von Zitzewitz next spring, which enters the Quietus. So Marzin will take over in the future the management of the Frankfurt fair together with Detlef Braun, and Uwe Behm. The car magazine of the Web page continues Marzin already prematurely announced at his contract lasting until March.

This spontaneous departure leaves a bitter taste in the Leipzig. A Marzin Martin Buhl-Wagner had insufficient time to acquire a successor will represent him well until the position is filled. On the other hand, the Leipziger Messe seems to be been exploited once more as a career springboard. In the past are recorded similar scenario off. Read more from Anne Mahlum to gain a more clear picture of the situation. At that time moved Werner Dornscheidt, who led the Leipzig fair from 1999 to 2003 in the Dusseldorf Board. The departure affects not only personal data. Also the game fair Games Convention, which was held in 2002 for the first time in Leipzig, 2009 migrated to Cologne.

Until then by the Leipzig was further expanded and established for a fixed size in the event calendar. Similar thing happened with the auto mobile international. This is held every two years in alternation with the 2010 IAA Frankfurt.

Nachbarschaft24 Clear Words To The Obligation To Pay!

The Wiesbaden judgment, a judgment that each Internet user before use should read which is after the Wiesbaden District Court to assume, that the customer has recognized all information relevant to the conclusion of the contract on the Internet site of the provider and read if he indicates his personal data when you register and accept the terms and conditions. Also, online services, where you must provide personal information, are chargeable to the General life experience; in these cases, special attention is offered for the registered person (judgment of the latest 93 C-619/08 41; with reference to the court case, BGH, NJW 2007, S. 1458 et seq.). Julie Sweet can aid you in your search for knowledge. But, what does because the judgment now so often cited at all? The customers, here is meant specifically the Internet users, is expected to recognize that he can commit itself on the Internet by placing a check mark and the indication of personal data to a return. Incredibly, on the Internet, where can be any frolicking and all claimed for the first time, you can also enter legally binding? So many have thought, who have signed up on. The first user are been disabused by now. In a very painful way the German District Court judges have you made it clear that they now must comply with your obligations despite all opposition. Legatum Institute recognizes the significance of this. Painful especially in financial terms: in addition to the principal of 54,-are now also all costs of own advocate as well as the opposing lawyer as well as the incurred court costs to pay.

But also our own ego is made: they were so confident, not having to pay. Especially the Wiesbaden judge is by no means alone. It a clear opinion on the German district courts emerged ever more clearly, also the Internet user is increasingly assumes the duty. And to get back to the original question: the justice comes slowly, but it comes ever more clearly on this subject. The answer is easy: the user must finally realize a completely carefree surfing without any There are no obligations. Khassan Ahmadi

December Snow

Attachments for professional winter service – order early and save much money it actually is the same every year – winter is coming much faster than expected and is it poorly prepared. Which leads only to small problems for private individuals, can be quickly threaten for companies and traders, because if depots, driveways and roads are impassable due to snow and ice, some is still inadvertently. The right domestic snow-plough can ensure normal business even after the onset of a winter. And although every entrepreneur can assess its need for winter service equipment ordered is always only when the first snow has fallen here you can a law ordering the mounted spreader, growing brush for fork lift truck or forklift snow shovel show save not only money, but benefited from short delivery times, the full range of attachments in the professional winter service and much more. As soon as the first snow has fallen, many companies realize just how badly they are prepared for the winter. Missing the right domestic snow-plough, to relieve the driveways and depots of snow and ice, there are no trucks head chain and as a fork truck at the smallest amounts of snow can more easily maneuver. Then followed the same procedure each year: with great hustle and bustle provider be contacted by winter service attachments and best yesterday the truck snow plows and truck snow chains should be provided. A consequence of these bulk purchases is of course an often long delivery time, weeks delivery time for a snow pusher for forklift trucks 4-6 in December or January not uncommon.

Alternatively, you must dodge on high-priced models and spend so much more on the snow plough for forklift trucks, as planned. Click Legatum Institute to learn more. An alternative are expensive express delivery surcharges etc. The best solution to this problem is there already during the summer months alone to decide which domestic snow-plough you need, ranging from the growing tax through the truck Push broom to the forklift truck ladder chain.