Yahoo.com is one of the internet's most popular domain names that has doubtlessly make its owner rich.
There are literally millions of domain names registered on the internet today, and millions more are waiting to be registered. Yet, many people are confused as to what exactly is a domain name.
Have you ever heard expressions like ...more
Building a website requires the following steps in the following sequence:
Registering your domain name with a great Registrar such as NameCheap.
Signing up for a web hosting plan with an Amazing, second-to-none web host which is no other than LeaseHost.
Changing the Domain Name Servers of your domain name to those of your web ...more
As I mentioned before, most domain name registrars also offer hosting services, and most hosting services offer domain name registration services. After all, these are two closely related services.
So why then do some people register their domain name with one company, such as namecheap, but host it with another, such as LeaseHost? The answer is ...more
During post-colonial days in Guyana, South America, many East Indians retained their Hindu Culture. My dad, however, insisted that Hinduism was something we needed to stay far away from - clinging instead to the Old Rugged Cross - the Christian tradition.
Many East Indian Hindus would keep "pooja's" and "jandis" which are all rituals done in ...more
On Guyana's border with Brazil, I had the honor of interacting with many Brazilian natives coming over to Lethem to buy Chinese merchandise. Some were fluent in English while others could say just a few words.
One evening, at the Takutu Hotel in Lethem, a young woman by the name of Lizangeles approached me and said, ...more
Linden is a town in the country of Guyana named after one of Guyana's president: Linden Forbes Sampson Burnham.
Linden was once a bauxite mining community, however, this economic activity has slowed considerably.
The town of Linden is located in the administrative region #9.
For those living on Guyana's coast, the town of Linden serves as a gateway ...more
The human race has unbelievable potential. It has been proven time and time again, and it keeps repeating itself. God has gifted this earth with extra-ordinary talent: ordinary people able to do superb things.
Great men and women rose out of the dust - out of determination to escape the ordinary, out of desire for a ...more
As hilarious as they are, these are real questions asked in court and written down by court reporters. This is how funny the legal arena gets sometimes.
This will definitely make you laugh.
ATTORNEY: What was the first thing your husband said to you that morning?
WITNESS: He said, 'Where am I, Cathy?'
ATTORNEY: And why did that upset ...more
I mentioned in one of my articles that we are living in the age of the confident self - published author - the author who so is firmly convicted on the merits of his work that he does not wait for the fairy godmother to wave the magic wand - or for any stamp of ...more
Patrick Carpen last Friday announced that he will selling out his chain of PC Hotels worldwide. He says he is asking for 50 Trillion US dollars and said that he already has several interested buyers.
When questioned by NCN channel 7 about why he is selling out the international chain of 5 star hotels which he ...more
Humans use the clock to tell time. The clock helps us organize our time and keep track of our activities. We usually hang the clock on our wall, or on our wrists - in which case it's call a "wristwatch." Nowadays, most people glanced at the smartphone or the computer when they want to know ...more
The first step in building a website is to register a domain name. Your domain name helps the world to find your website really quickly.
If you'd like to some clarifications on what a domain name really is, read my article on "What is a Domain Name."
In order to register a domain name, you first need ...more
I recently saw a video on Facebook, and I can't really make up my mind if this video is funny, sad, outrageous or a combination of the three. But what I can assure you though, is that this video is definitely not "cool."
OK, the video may be a cool video, but the story it is ...more
I decided to write this article after seeing so many news stories of Washington's recently developing attitude to immigrants and refugees and after watching the following video.
The world needs a new America. Not a renewed America; a new America: a new land which stands for the principles that the United States once represented.
We need a ...more
You've probably heard the expression "domain name" being flung around wildly in information technology circles. And while most humans already know what a domain name is, there are still a large fraction of us who will wonder what is a domain name.
In his gospel music, Jim Reeves sang, "I'd rather have Jesus...than to be the ...more
The Kaieteur Falls - in Tourism in Guyana
The Kaieteur Falls is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the world. Rated as the world's largest single drop waterfall, it is one of the most visited tourists' destinations in the world. Continue reading...
The Rupununi Rodeo - in Tourism Guyana.
Have you heard about the Rupununi Rodeo? Now's ...more
This wheel is missing a tyre, or, in Portuguese, "pneu."
Usually, in English, a word such as "Pneu" would understandably have a silent "p," but not so in Portuguese.
The Portuguese pronunciation of this word is:
Pee-noo, which means "tyre."
I first saw the word on signboards and notices in Brazil, and I assumed that the p would ...more
Satwah is a desert or snack of East Indian origin. It is made by grinding seven grains and pulses into a powder.
I was told that the word "satwah" means "seven grains."
Satwah is a natural superfood originating from India. It is known to build muscles, release energy and promote general overall health, strength and vitality.
Satwah is ...more
The Martian's Guide to Human Computers is written for the student who knows little to nothing about computers.
Each tutorial is designed as thought it were intended for the alien from Mars whom is now being introduced to "human" computers.
The Martian's Guide to Human Computer is written with the Computer Dummy in mind, but when it ...more
A photograph of the Kaieteur Waterfall taken by American tourist Glenn Williams. Photo taken around June, 2017. See below for more photos and videos.
If you would like tour guide services or guidance in visiting the Kaieteur Falls, contact us on:
Tel: (+592) 672 - 9748 (Whatsapp Available)
The Kaieteur Falls is one of the ...more
The word "dhall" is a colloquial expression among East Indians and people of East Indian descent for split peas.
The expression is also used for the semi-liquid soup prepared by pressuring the split peas in a pressure cooker.
Dhall may also be spelt: dal, daal or dhal.
Although the food preparation made from dhall is of East Indian ...more
Over the last few weeks or so, the world has been abuzz with the expression "FIFA World Cup."
Almost everyone knows what "World Cup" is. It is the football games played by almost every country around the world every four years. This year's World Cup (2018) is being hosted by Russia.
But what does the "FIFA" stand ...more
Most people understand that a hard drive is a rectangular-shaped piece of metal fitted inside of the personal computer, more specifically, onto the motherboard of the personal computer.
But exactly does the hard drive do? The function of the computer's hard drive is to store information, and make that information retrievable upon the user's command.
A decade ...more
The World Cup Opening Ceremony kicked off at 3:30 PM British Summer Time in Russia and on screens around the world.
Right after came the match between Russia and Saudi Arabia. To the cheers and celebrations of Russian fans worldwide, Russia beat Saudi Arabia 5 - 0.
Here are game schedules for the World Cup 2018 which ...more
Being able to navigate folders in a windows computer is one of the keys to becoming a master of saving and retrieving information, and consequently, increasing your productivity.
For the internet generation, that is, just about all the young kids growing up today, navigating folders on any computer is second nature. It's as simple as eating ...more
For more information and guidelines on how to write a debate, see my article on "How to Write a Debate."
Motion: The Contract Signed by the Government of Guyana and Exxon Mobil has seen Guyana with insufficient royalties to harness continuous growth and development in our country.
The new development will benefit the locally owned domestic ...more
Take a deep breath.
Have a cup of coffee.
Perhaps talk to a good friend.
Then go and take care of that child who depends on you totally for his/her psychological, emotional and physical well-being.
Parents all have tough times. We doubt ourselves. Our children challenge us.
But in the end we are all they have. And we love them. ...more
Write an debate opposing the following motion:
The Contract Signed by the Government of Guyana and Exxon Mobil has seen Guyana with insufficient Royalties to Harness Continuous Growth and Development in Our Country.
For guidelines on how to write and perform a debate, such as timings, gestures, etc, please see my article on "How to Write a ...more
This page was first published on the 28th of November, 2016 and last updated on the 3rd of May, 2017 by Patrick Carpen.
The word "debate" comes from "de", possibly meaning "down" or "completely", and "battiere," possibly meaning "fight" or "beat." Words of similar root may include "battered" and "battle."
A debate, in modern usage, and for ...more
Once, there was a king who had a beautiful daughter. The princess had a pet donkey which she loved very much. There was just one problem: the donkey always appeared to be sad, and this made the princess sad too.
The king then put out a notice to the public: whoever could make the donkey laugh ...more