DECT telephones are particularly popular in private households, but they are also being used more and more in many offices. Because they give consumers a certain comfort that normal desk telephones cannot offer them. But what are DECT telephones and what is it about electromagnetic radiation? This and more you
Do you stand in front of the mirror again and again and wonder what you should do with your beautiful, long hair? How often do we say how great and above all versatile long hairare, but end up with the zero-eight-fifteen-horsetail again and again!? We seem too complicated braided and
Financial Crisis of 2008 Oft referred to as a “credit crunch,” the financial crisis of 2008 refers to the so-called recession beginning with the collapse of subprime loans and a loss of confidence in available securitized mortgages and their ratings. Whether the financial crisis and associated collapse is truly a
Dot-Com Bubble Burst The dot-com bubble refers to the speculative bubble that took place in Information Technology and communication type industries during the late 1990s, until it’s collapse in 2000/2001. Western nations saw an increase in their total value, and a very rapid growth of GDP resulting from technology companies
The Great Depression The most well-known, and likely the most studied economic contraction in history; started by the stock market crash on the infamous Black Tuesday, on October 29th, 1929, in the United States, the effects of this recession are vast and international. International trade of all sorts fell to
The Long Depression The Long Depression was a good example of a serious economic recession where the contraction in economic variables was felt internationally. Many economic historians have strong feelings about the Long Depression, often claiming that it was not a depression at all, due to the strict formal definition
Depression of 1807 In 1807, the United States Congress passed an act known as the Embargo Act, in what was a lead-up to the infamous War of 1812, in an attempt to punish Britain for its attack on a United States frigate off the coast of Virginia, killing three Americans.