More and more people the world over are working from home. Unlike the days before the home computer home businesses can now compete with small commercial businesses and save on rent in the process. Faxes, high speed internet connections, dedicated home telephone lines, and cell phones help to make a home-based business a reality. Earlier home businesses had been where families lived on the second floor of their house while converting the first floor into a store, whereupon close of business they would secure the first floor and retire to the upper floors. This type of home business is still done in some rural areas.
Almost 43 years after they thrust the Apollo 11 astronauts moonwards through a blue Florida sky, the mighty engines that helped deliver man to the Sea of Tranquillity have been found in the depths of the Atlantic Ocean.
Amazon has just initiated it newest kid into the Kindle family, the Kindle Fire. This latest device undoubtedly is here to toughen the competition among companies producing similar devices such as Apple and Barnes & Noble. The Kindle Fire is smaller and cheaper than Apple’s iPad.