Category: info

How safe are your emails and phone calls?

The 21st-century surveillance industry is hi-tech, sophisticated and terrifyingly pervasive, it is revealed in more than 200 brochures, presentations and other marketing materials published by WikiLeaks and Privacy International. The gear on sale falls into four categories: location tracking of mobile phones and vehicles; hacking into computers and phones to monitor every keystroke; recording and storage of what’s being […]

The World’s Number 1 Killer

Heart disease is the number 1 killer for both males and females. It kills a lot more people than ALL forms of cancer tumors put together. In fact, it kills more people than war or accidents. Cardiovascular diseases and ischemic heart disease cause more than 40% of all deaths, according to the World Health Organization. […]

Ten safety tips

It never hurts to be careful in this crazy world we live in. In daylight hours, refresh yourself of these 10 crucial safety tips that will help you in an emergency situation. The tips were written by personal safety adviser Pat Malone and have been shared via email by millions of people. It is worth […]

Mother’s Day

The ancient Greeks dedicated their annual spring festival to Rhea, the wife of Cronus and mother of various deities. The Romans called the event the Hilaria, by making offerings in the temple of Cybele, the mother of the deities on the Ides of March. Early Christians celebrated the festival on the fourth Sunday in Lent […]

Father’s Day

Father’s Day is celebrated almost all over the world to honor and commemorate fathers or forefathers. In the Roman Catholic tradition, Father’s Day is celebrated on Saint Joseph’s Day, though in most countries Father’s Day is a secular celebration. In the United States, the driving force behind the establishment of the celebration of Father’s Day […]

SMS texting poems

BITE OF U The length & breadth & height of you total up to quite a view, but to taste the true delight of you I’ll have to take a bite of you. STARS If the universe did start with a bang when God loved and the angels sang one of the sparks that flew […]

SMS texting jokes

A bus station is where a bus stops. A train station is where a train stops. On my desk, I have a work station… How much deeper would oceans be if sponges didn’t live there? If Fed Ex and UPS were to merge, would they call it Fed UP? If it’s true that we are […]

SMS texting shortcuts

1dRfl – wonderful  2 – to/too/two 2dA – today 2moro – tomorrow 2nite – tonite 3dom – freedom 4 – for 4get – forget 4N – foreign ADN – any day now AFAIK – as far as I know AFAIR – as far as I recall ASAP – as soon as possible ATM – at […]

SMS smileys

:) Original smiley:-o Amazement :-s Confusion %-) Confused :-( Frown :-> Hey :-| Hmmm :-D Laugh loud :-o Oh #:-o Oh no! <:-0 Eeek! :@ Ouch! o/ Praise the Lord :-@ Screaming #:-) Hair in a mess ~#:-( Bad hair day &:-) Sender has curly hair 8-) Sender wears glasses (:-) Bald :-{) Sender has […]

What your handwriting means

If letters slant to the left: Indicates introspection and a lot of emotional control. If letter slant to the right: Reveals a person who’s outgoing, friendly, impulsive, and emotionally open. If letters are straight up and down: The sign of someone who’s ruled by the head, not the heart. Letters that slant in more than […]