August 18, 2019
Apple has only created the best portable laptops all over the world. But Macbooks are the first that brings new technology in terms like sharp IPS screens.
Apple has only created the best portable laptops all over the world. But Macbooks are the first that brings new technology in terms like sharp IPS screens, backlit keywords, and multitouch trackpads. With this current lineup, Apple has a variety of models with different features.
That creates lots of confusion between choosing. It’s quite difficult to select which Macbook you should buy? Buying Macbook is much convenient than buying, models from Hp, dell, etc.
Here are some latest buying guiding points, you can consider them while choosing Macbook for your personal use:
1. Apple Macbook Air (13 inches)
This Model has been upgraded, to the retina display and its process was being dropped to $1,099.
In the new model there are 13- inch retina display, and more responsive trackpad with butterfly keyboard, its have some surprising feature like two USB – C/ Thunderbolt with 3 ports or charging.
If we look inside, its features are like 1.6GHz dual-core 8th generation Intel core i5 processor, a solid drive with 128-gigabyte along with 16GB RAM.
2. Apple MacBook Pro (15-inch)
MacBook Pro is the only highly made laptops by Apple. there you will be given two options like a six-core eighth-generation intel core i7 processor with 16GB RAM, another option have a more powerful version with an eight-core, ninth-generation intel core i9 processor, having 32GB RAM and with AMD Radeon graphics.
Here you have plenty of ports for all devices due to thunderbolt 3 ports. for handling the big files on a regular basis, you need a larger SSD than the stock 256GB configuration offers.
There are some issues that you should be aware of- fix my Macbook, verse out mind and heart blows out, when we get issues with the processing of out Macbook.
Number of Macbook owners, claimed about the keyword issues, where keys stop working. Trackpad issues, USB-C issues and so on.
However, Apple service center is also working on rectifying the problems, due to this repeated question, fix my Macbook claiming is not fitting well with the quality work of Apple.
When 2018 was about to end, Apple admitted that there are issues with Macbook pro and offered free of cost, repair services to the customers.
Apple tries to fix the pronlems, with addressing them in a proper manner. After they launched a bew, Macbook pro 13inch still problems were seen, in these keywords, but with the introduction of new Macbook pro in 2019, apple assumed that they are working on the keywords issues, they should try to all Fix my Macbook problems.
Fix my Macbook, still remain a problem, but with the introduction of new butterfly keyword, apple is trying to fix the problems with keywords working.
Free repair services are the major initiative taken by the apple by addressing the problem. They are trying to combat all the previous problems with the new keyword.
August 15, 2019
Technically, the law is among the hardest disciplines to study in the world. However, some Singaporeans have gone against ordinary expectation and outshone even the brightest brains globally. Advocates such as those at Essex Court Chambers Duxton have beat all odds to become the most proficient in their respective fields of expertise.
Shockingly, some of these advocates have very lengthy and impressive curriculum vitae with innumerable accolades to their names. This article will outline a few of those brilliant advocates in Singapore and a summary of their curriculum vitae.
Toby Landau QC
Toby is a BA (Laws) holder, who graduated in 1990. The following year he got a Bachelor of Civil Law degree with First Class Honors distinction. He was in practice at English Bar where he specialized in Commercial Law, specifically international and Commercial Arbitration.
Landau has offered constant valuable advise related to public international law disputes. Key arbitrations that Landau has taken part in include: Foresti versus South Africa, Turkcell versus Iran, KT Asia vs. the Republic of Kazakhstan, Fondel vs. Azerbaijan, Vodafone versus India among others.
He currently serves as a member and advocates at Essex Court Chambers Duxton in areas such as Injunction interim relief, Conflict of laws and private international law, arbitration and related court applications, energy and natural resources, company insolvency law and shipping and admiralty.
Lijing is one of the most valued advocates at Essex court chambers Duxton. The advocate is an alumnus of Magdalen College, Oxford University where he pursued BA (Jurisprudence) in 2009. One year after he acquired a BCL(Distinction) from the same college.
Tham is a happy recipient of multiple awards including Distinction in Law Moderations in2006, Lovells Prize in recognition as the best performance in the Second year, Essex St Prize for best performance in the First year, Gibbs Prize in honor of proximate for best performance in Contract, Tort, Trust and Land.
The advocate is widely known for top-quality publications to his name such as Missing Witnesses, The Curious Case of Drug Importation, Legitimate Expectations and Good Administration, Singapore, Rule Against Apparent Bias-Language Disguising Thought?, Law and Morality and Laws of Singapore.
V K Rajah SC
Rajah serves as a member of Board of Governors of the Asian Business Law Institution as well as an able Board member of Singapore’s Central Bank. The highly- sort- after advocate was a University of Cambridge student in 1986. He has served the judiciary arm of government for a decade. He once served as a judicial commissioner back in 2004 and a judge later the same year.
Rajah served one term as Singapore’s Attorney-General in 2014. That’s not all; SC has been one of the best Senior Counsel of the pioneer batch. His areas of expertise include Company insolvency law international trade, transport and commodities, arbitration and related court application, Unjust enrichment and restitution claims, public international law and Regulatory law and investigations. He currently serves as one of the advocates of Essex court chambers Duxton advocate.
For sure, hard work and dedication in academics can elevate someone to a better social, economic, and financial status!
August 5, 2019
A device which helps in connecting several networking devices which are non-compatible with each other due to various reasons such as having different speeds and bandwidths is known as a media converter. They help in conversion of twisted copper pair cables to much more efficient optical fibre which drastically improves the performances of the devices. These media converters can also be used to convert between different optical fibres. One such example is the conversion of multi mode optical fibre into a single mode optical fibre. It can be used in cases where it is not feasible to purchase or manufacture a completely new device working with optical fibre. Already existing machines or devices which may have other cables such as copper can be upgraded to using optical fibre for much more enhanced experience.
SFP media converters
For various internet protocol (IP) applications, the type of media converters used are known as Small form factor pluggable media converters or SFP media converter. A SFP converter can help in providing a way to connect different types of devices such as a machine using copper cable to an SFP fibre (single mode optical fibre or multi mode optical fibre). They are quite affordable compared to the significant result they produce. This device helps in improving the output of the device by helping to increase the distance of data transmission, bandwidth and network speeds by a lot. It also helps in increasing the life span of a device which does not have optical fibre cables and also it helps in providing a link for communication between devices which are a large distance apart from each other. One of the important results of the SFP media converter is that it helps in Gigabit Ethernet technology or transmission in relation to the SFP optics. Gigabit Ethernet consists of those technologies which help in sending Ethernet frames at a very high speed of 1 gigabit every second. This is a considerable improvement in the transmission speed than the previous Fast Ethernet (100 mega bits per second).
Types of SFP media converters
A SFP media converter can be available in several different variants such as the 10/100M data rate variant or the 10/100/1000M data rate variant. These converters can have support of up to 1024 media access control (MAC) addresses and also both half duplex mode as well as full duplex mode.
Advantages of SFP media converters
- Using a SFP media converter has a large range of advantages. Some of these advantages are: Improves the performance of several devices which use backdated copper cables by connecting them to optical fibre cables.
- Connecting components over long distances which create a network between several devices spanning a much wider area.
- Conversion to SFP optics results in the device having larger transmission range for data, significant increase in the working life span for equipment without optical fibre cable, and increasing the rate at which different devices exchange data among them.
Thus, we can understand why SFP media converter is of great importance and have a varied number of applications in the electronic and communication sector.
July 24, 2019
When it comes to legal dispute most of us feel that the only way to resolve it is by going to court. But a legal trial can be a complex thing. So is there any other way of settling a legal dispute? Yes, you can choose the path of arbitration.
Arbitration means the settlement of a legal dispute without going to court. The dispute is brought in front of a neutral outsider that is the arbitrator who will try to find a fair solution to the problem.
Let us take a look at the advantages and the disadvantages of arbitration.
Now, this is why you must opt for arbitration:
You can expect a fair solution:
The arbitrator will take all the pros and cons into account. He will try to give a solution which is mutually agreeable to both the parties. There are higher chances of getting an outcome which both the parties will agree mutually.
Now a court trial can be a time-consuming affair. It can take many days for the trial to come to an end. But in the case of arbitration, you can expect to get the solution fast as compared to the traditional method.
If you compare this cost with that of a legal trial you will realise that this is a cost-effective option.
Agreeable outcome with full confidentiality:
Both the parties can expect that the outcome will be one that is agreeable to both. One can also be rest assured that the details will be kept confidential.
An option that has conclusiveness:
This is not going to be a never-ending procedure. Both the parties can expect a result. There will be finality to this process.
Are there any disadvantages?
There is no option of making appeals in the higher court. There are no specific rules of evidence that are followed. Also, this process is based more on documents than witnesses. So there is nothing like cross-examination. Sometimes there can be lack of consistency as there are no set standards for arbitration. Sometimes there may be issues regarding transparency.
Choosing the best arbitrator can be half the battle won:
As we can see that arbitration has a number of advantages but there are a few disadvantages. However this is still one of the best ways to resolve a legal dispute. Only one thing that you need to ensure is that you choose the best arbitrator. You need to choose one who has years of experience in arbitration and knows all the legal practices well. The question is where can you find the best arbitrator in Singapore? Your search ends with Essex Court Chambers Duxton.
Their members have expertise in commercial law, corporate, financial law etc. They have members who have successfully handled a number of arbitration cases. If you are looking for fast track method of resolving a legal dispute where you do not have to go to the court then consult the members of this Singapore Group practice.
July 9, 2019
One of the primary goals of any industry is customer satisfaction. Only this will help in retaining customers and will ultimately help in getting more revenue. The hospitality industry is no different. But keeping the customer happy can be a bit difficult in this industry. Here the expectations of the client who are known as guests are very high. A small mistake can result in offending the client.
It is, therefore, important to adopt techniques that will help in keeping the client happy. One needs to recognise the areas where technology can be used in providing better service to the client.
Try to make the check-in process faster:
One place where the guest has to spend a long time is at the front desk. The completion of the check-in process can take a long time. Keep in mind that faster hotel check-in using mobile make customer happy. One of the easiest ways to do this is with the help of technology. There are software using which one can easily bring down the time taken for completion of the check-in process. The guest can book the hotel room remotely and upload the identity documents which will be verified digitally. When the guest finally arrives at the hotel he can skip going to the front desk. Instead, he just needs to take the picture of his id proof and a selfie and the same will used to verify the identity of the guest. Once the verification process is complete the guest will be given a digital access key.
Simplification of a number of tasks:
Mobiles are an indispensible thing these days. You can be rest assured that the customers will be more than excited to download hotel mobile app using which they can be given access to a number of facilities of the hotel. Once the verification is complete the guest can be given access to different facilities like access to the swimming pool or ordering food and drinks, scheduling of lunch and dinner etc.
This software will also help in faster completion of check out process. It will help in simplification of the billing process. It will bring down the manual work of the staff. It will not just help in reducing the frustration of the customers but also of the staff. It will help in improving the productivity of the staff.
You can also make use of technology in order to provide better concierge services according to the newest hospitality innovative trends. Questions from a human being may offend the customer but when the same function is performed by a robot then the guest will in all probability follow the instructions and will also be highly impressed with the efficiency of the robot.
If you want to generate more profits from your hotel business then you have to make sure that you keep the customer happy. For this, you have to ensure that you operate the hotel in the best possible way. One of the easiest ways to do this is with the help of technology.
March 5, 2019
In Singapore, there are so many establishments where you can eat the best Bukit Timah food. The options are really endless wheater you want to go to some of the fancy restaurants or just eat street food. So, why not to go on a gastronomic journey? Singaporeans are true experts of good cuisine, so it is not surprising that you can taste real culinary masterpieces. As a multinational state, Singapore is famous for its rich culinary heritage, which includes variations of dishes from four ethnic groups of Chinese, Malay, Indian and Eurasian. Thanks to the international character of Singapore, which absorbed the culture of the East and the West, you can find modern restaurants specialized in fusion cuisine, as well as timeless traditional restaurants of national cuisine – French, Italian, Mexican, Spanish and so on. But no matter how attractive the establishments are (there are quite a few among them that made are on the lists for the most prestigious ratings, including the Miele Guide restaurant guide), your experience with Singapore will not be completed without visiting the Cafes and street eateries. So, try what the locals eat, and treat yourself with inexpensive but unquestionably tasty dishes.
Do not limit your ventures just within the city and visit exotic places outside the metropolis.
Best Bukit Timah Food and Beverages
You should most definitely try some of the local dishes – try nasi lemak and Indian vegetable and fruit salad (rojak). For dessert, you can order guaca Melaka – ice cream made of avocado poured with palm sugar (Gula Melaka). Bukit Timah is a tropical area, so it is rich in fruits grown in neighboring countries. Therefore, fresh juices can be bought about everywhere! Did you know that if you mix avocado juice with milk, you will get real ice cream? ABC juice from beets, apples, and carrots is extremely popular. Also in any juice, you can ask to add sour soup. At almost any food court you will find Milo and Milo Dinosaur drinks. They served both cold and hot drinks. The taste reminds everyone of the famous “Nesquik”, and it’s a perfect combination with spicy dishes. The only difference is that Milo Dinosaur is served with ice cream on the top.
Very popular drink Pearl Barley Limonade, which is considered as very beneficial for the kidneys and for various edema.
Of the alcoholic beverages, people prefer the Tiger Beer beer, which Bukit Timah considered their own, national, but on the island of Bukit Timah is mostly bought by tourists. The nightlife is bustling and you will find many different bars with first-class cocktails.
When choosing a cafe, restaurant or food court, make sure that it has the standard of cleanliness and quality A or B. The Singapore government ensures that island residents and tourists eat only high-quality and fresh food. So while picking your perfect spot choose it wisely, do not hesitate to ask someone for advice on where to eat the best Bukit Timah food.
August 12, 2018
The hydraulic hose Singapore made out of rubber is known for their reliability, superior performance, and long-lasting durability. The hydraulic hoses can be designed for particular applications and other heavy-duty working conditions. These kind of dependable hydraulic hoses have high- tech hose protection range for the piping along with just hoses. The universal range in hydraulic hoses can guarantee that it will not just meet, but will exceed the needs of an array of international standards which include DIN, ISO, EN and SAE. Excellent hoses may feature high resistance to extreme temperature and resistance to abrasion. It provides extreme ozone and weather resistance along with high – pressure resistance. Along with all these, it also consists of flame-retardant cover.
With compactness, lightness and superior flexibility of the hoses, the customer’s operation is guaranteed efficient, reliable and safe. A lot of good companies in Singapore also provide on-site hydraulic hose replacement services. Most of them are also distributors of a complete range of thermoplastic hose, hydraulic hose, industrial hose, water blasting hose, adaptors, hose end fittings and other hydraulic components for the suppliers all around the world.
The hose manufacturing plants in Singapore are capable of manufacturing a huge range of hoses which include braided and spiral kinds. These top notch hoses are manufactured specifically by experienced staff. Quality and safety are the 2 major goals which the companies have to drive them towards the results in customer satisfaction. The manufacture of hoses goes through disciplined and strict quality control checks along with the process checks.
Industrial Hose Singapore
Industrial hoses are required for transfer applications of petroleum, chemical, sea water, drill water, compressed air, bulk commodities, potable water and much more. All the industrial hoses can be crimped or assembled with the given below carbon steel or stainless-steel hose fittings or hose ends:
- Fixed flange
- Swivel flange
- Pipe end for welding
- NPT make threaded end
Industrial hoses are supposed to boast high resistance to temperature, pressure, as well as environmental influences and chemicals. They should comply with the international and national standards along with individual client specifications.
Industrial hoses are used in discharge and suction of high to mildly corrosive acids and chemicals for the barge loading, tank truck, in- plant applications and storage tank which require durability and flexibility.
Industrial hoses are designed for withstanding up to a thousand degree Fahrenheit extreme exterior heat which is found in the open hearth steel mills and such places.
Industrial hoses are designed for the potable water fill, holding tank pump out, drain lines and bilge discharge.
Marine Exhaust and water
Industrial hoses are designed for using in the drain lines, fill lines, bilge discharge and potable water lines.
Versatile, tough hoses are used for moving the abrasive materials like sand, slurries, dry bulk, and cement and also are used with the vacuum equipment.
Comprehensive range of industrial mining hoses are used for conveying the rock dust from the blowing machines and for mining the dust collectors and for the roof bolt drills where the cover wear and the drag is essential.
May 26, 2018
Athens, the capital city of Greece, is a strong symbol of the western civilization. With a history that dates back over 3,000 years ago, Athens boasts of numerous attractions such as:1
1. The Acropolis
Acropolis offers a reminder of the ancient glorious days of Athens. Termed as the “sacred-rock”, it contains three temples all which date back to the 5th century BC. Parthenon is the most emblematic and largest temple in Acropolis thanks to its stunning and unique sculptural details as well as the monumental Doric columns. This awe-inspiring historic site also contains a complex of sanctuaries known as Erechtheion. The Acropolis is even more magnificent during the night where you get to experience an amazing golden view of the architecture under floodlights.
2. National Archaeology Museum
This museum which was established in the nineteenth century is Greece’s biggest archeological museum that hosts one of the most unique antiques in the world. National Archeology Museum is housed inside a beautiful neo-classical building which has a large exhibition space of around 8,000 square-meters. Here, you will find more than 10,000 exhibits which provide the overview of the ancient Greek civilization. There is a sculpture collection, decorative objects and vase collection from Greek’s ancient pottery.
3. The Agora
Agora is a historic ruin that was a marketplace of the ancient Athens. It was a commercial and administrative center where the Greeks used to meet every day. The Agora tou Dimou, a popular civic group that was tasked to carry out decision making used to meet here. Festivals, theater performances, and Athletic events also used to be held here. An interesting feature of Agora is the Royal Stoa, an 18-meter long structure where the seat of King Archon Basileus was located. The Stoa was also used as the trial point of the Socrates.
4. Byzantine Museum
It’s an interesting museum which offers insights of the Byzantine Period. Byzantine Museum features a precious collection of the Byzantine Empire, art, religion, politics among others. There are over 25,000 artifacts which are on display and they include creative masterpieces of icons, beautiful mosaic, textiles, sculptures, paintings etc. The courtyard of this museum has a stunning mosaic floor fragment that was designed in the fifth century.
5. The Plaka Neighborhood
Plaka is one of the most loved attractions of Athens. It’sfound near the Acropolis and it’s renowned for its beautiful winding streets, small restaurants, and shops as well as the amazing local architecture. This neighborhood which is popular with tourists has a village-like feel. The tiny shops found along its street are popular for selling jewelry, local ceramics, and clothes.
April 29, 2018
Workstation refers to places where some office work may be done with some computers. The office area may be developed and reoriented as per convenience to perform the specific task to be solved. Examples of some work may be video production, photo editing, and audio recording and so on. So, all business people require some office workstation with quality that matches the nature of work flow. Some companies are there who will provide lots of office workstation with quality and with concept of space management. They will offer the office layout with optimization with the increase of typical workflow.
Supplies as per customized solution
The companies may offer business people manufacturing, trading or supplying the wooden workstation, office workstation, computer workstation. They can also accept the responsibility of customized office maintenance solution. The companies can also offer the Office furniture as per customized solution. Customized aluminum fabrication may also be provided by the manufacturer to the business people for decorating the office workstation. The companies can offer innovative design solutions with unique patterns.
Innovative pattern explored
Products for customized solutions will be durable, scratch proof, light weight and of unique design. They will offer a unique colour combination for the products .The suppliers will carry out the project with the eco friendly environment. Products offered by the companies will be of durable performance, smooth edges, and unique features. All the products are manufactured under skilled guidelines. All innovative patterns are implemented in the office products to look office in innovative way.
Equivalent different workstations operation
Different workstations may exist side by side like scanning process workstation and editing image workstation .So, the equivalent planning is required to run the both workstations side by side .Internal networking may be combined between the two workstations. The two office workstations may be interlinked in terms work flow like media production. The office premises may stay interconnected with the varied nature of work flow. The office
layout may vary as per work requirement
In the case of video production, audio recording and video recording are always staying interconnected to coordinate the workflow. The supplier has to keep all the points in the brain to design the interior decoration. The respective features have to be maintained in the office workstation.
Utilization of space in more economic way
The team of professionals is involved in the work for design and implementation of the concept of the ideas. The professionals will design the office workstation in economic way that the premises can be utilized in more spacious way. The layout will be in such way that more storage space will be created by some special modules. So, economic way will be revealed to utilize the small space in more innovative way to use in bigger shape.
Office corner finishing with professionalism
The professionals will create the corner office workstation in perfect skilled way. The surface finish will be created with professionalism. Additional equipment will be installed which will be of light weight and flexible in nature. So, overall the touch of professionalism will be there.
April 10, 2018
An optical fiber is a cabling technology which uses lights to carry data and voice telecommunications over small and greater distances. Optical fibers have a core which is surrounded by cladding layer which is made up of dielectric material.
The two types of optical fiber cables are as follows-
• Multimode fiber
• Single mode fiber
Single Mode Fiber is used for long distances while the Multimode fiber is used for shorter distances. The laser is used as the light source in the single mode fibers while LED is used in the multimode fibers to create the light impulses.
Earlier copper cables used to be the best choice for communication, networking, and telecommunication but now optical fibers are becoming a greater alternative. Optical cables carry more information than the conventional copper wire because of its higher bandwidth and faster speeds. Also, fiber optics is not subjected to any kind of electromagnetic interference and signal losses because glass doesn’t conduct electricity. Fiber optic cables are thinner, stronger, and lighter than copper cables and hence they don’t need to be replaced or maintained frequently.
Here are the benefits of fiber optic cables over the copper cables-
• Higher Bandwidth- Copper cables are generally designed for voice transmissions and hence have limited bandwidth. The fiber optic cables have the capability of carrying more data because of their higher bandwidth. It is also known that the single mode fiber delivers twice throughput as delivered by the multimode fiber.
• Faster speeds- Fiber optic cables have a core which carries light for data transmission. It allows the optical fibers to carry data at a speed which is just 30 percent lower than the speed of light and a lot more than the copper cable wires. Optical fiber cables also face less signal degradation.
• Reliable transmission- Optical fiber cables are immune to temperature changes, moisture, and severe weather changes while all of these are the main reason behind the degradability of the copper wire cables. Since there is no current in the optical fiber cables these are not bothered by electromagnetic interference. You don’t need to worry about any fire hazard which was the problem with the copper wires.
• Travel longer distances- Fiber optics have the capability to travel much longer distances than the copper wires. The distance actually depends on the wavelength, type of cable, and the network.
• Thinner wires- The optical fibers are thinner and sturdier. These are much lighter in weight. The optical fibers have the capability of withstanding more pressure and hence are less prone to damage and breakage.
The optical fibers are much less expensive than the copper wires. These wires are non-flammable and are much more reliable for the future use. Optical fibers enjoy a plethora of benefits over the traditional copper wires. These wires are nowadays used in each and every field because of the advantages they provide. Spend less and gain a lot more benefits with the use of optical fibers.