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The 18 countries with the lowest tax rates in the world

by Megzuson Business, FinanceOctober 9thhas no comments yet! »
When looking at where to locate themselves, international businesses pay a lot of attention to the tax rates in different countries. Governments also often compete to one-up each other on their business taxes. The World Economic Forum's recent global competitiveness report uses "total tax rate" as one measure of how competitive a country is, with lower figures being better. The total tax rate is actually defined by the World Bank. Here's how it works: Read more »

Man builds a hut with tiled roof, underfloor heating and hard wall from scratch – Amazing Video

by Megzuson Life, NatureOctober 7thhas no comments yet! »
Watch this amazing video of a man building a mini house (hut) from scratch which includes a tiled roof and hard walls. This just goes to show you what you can do with a bit of planning, innovation and dedication.  It also shows you that sometimes the tools you need are right next to you. Read more »

These 14 giant corporations dominate the global auto industry

by Megzuson Business, CarsFebruary 20thhas no comments yet! »
The automotive industry has experienced some incredible growth over the past couple of years. In the US alone, more than 30 automotive brands vie for the 17 million autos that are sold each year. Around the world, there are even more brands selling everything from tiny economy cars to million-dollar exotics for the world's plutocracy. But the industry is highly consolidated: just a handful of major corporations own nearly all of the world's major car brands. Read more »

Sony Xperia Z3 vs iPhone 6 – Camera Comparison Test – Video

by Megzuson Cell Phones, TechnologyFebruary 9thhas no comments yet! »
Check this video camera comparison  which goes into immense details by showing lots of different camera shots in all different types of conditions and environments including video between the iPhone 6 and the Sony Xperia Z3. The reason it's important to view this video is the Sony Z3 comes with a 21 mega pixel camera so on paper it has one of the best cameras for a smart phone available. Read more »

Diamonds Are A Sham And It’s Time We Stop Getting Engaged With Them

by Megzuson Business, Finance, LifeSeptember 3rdhas no comments yet! »
“Yeah, they say three years’ salary.” — Michael Scott, The Office.  American males enter adulthood through a peculiar rite of passage – they spend most of their savings on a shiny piece of rock.  They could invest the money in assets that will compound over time and someday provide a nest egg. Instead, they trade that money for a diamond ring, which isn’t much of an asset at all. Read more »

BRICS Nations to Form New Bank to Replace IMF & World Bank – Article and Videos

by Megzuson Business, FinanceMarch 27thhas no comments yet! »
The BRICS nations are set to approve the establishment of a new development bank to rival the World Bank and IMF at their fifth annual summit, which is due to start in the eastern South African city of Durban. The BRICS are Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa Read more »

Jailbreak 6.1 Untethered With Evasi0n For iOS 6 iPhone 5, 4S, 4, 3GS, iPod Touch 5G, 4G, iPad Mini 4,3,2 – Tutorial

by Megzuson Cell Phones, TechnologyFebruary 6th2 comments »
Simplest Jailbreak Yet
This is what you've all been waiting for. The new untethered jailbreak (by  Eva3rs). Its literally plug and play, very simple and only takes a few minutes. Instructions, software and video tutorial below.  Read more »

12 US Cities Where It’s Cheaper To Buy A Home Than To Rent One

by Megzuson Business, Finance, LifeJanuary 25th2 comments »
Here is a list of the 12 best metropolitan areas in America, where buying a home opposed to renting may actually work out much cheaper. The latest housing report from HotPads shows that rental price for 2-bedroom units jumped 14.4 in spring 2012 from a year ago, compared to a 4 percent rise in sale prices across 45 major U.S. cities. Read more »

Cool Movies and Films of 2012, 2011 and 2013

by Megzuson Business, Life, TechnologyJanuary 14th2 comments »
Here is a compilation list of some cool movies from 2012, 2011 and 2010. To mix it up I have also added in some Bollywood films. Each film below has links about the movie, a description and video trailer. If you want me to add a movie to this page, email, [email protected] Read more »

Kindle Fire HD vs. Nexus 7: Which one is right for you? – Comparison with Videos and Images

by Megzuson Design, TechnologyOctober 23rd2 comments »
The 7-inch tablet market just got more interesting, and more confusing. CNET breaks down the key differences between two $199 tablets: the Amazon Kindle Fire HD and the Google Nexus 7. Comparison table at the bottom of this article. Read more »

Top 20 Best Cydia iOS5, iOS6 2012 Apps Tweaks of ALL TIME | Video | iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad

by Megzuson Cell Phones, TechnologyOctober 17thhas no comments yet! »
Top 22 BEST Cydia/ Jailbreak Apps & Tweaks (New & iOS 4.2.1 Compatible) must have cydia packages on ios 4.0.1 4.1 4.2 best cydia tweak of all time best of 2011.  Check the video out below, read the apps/tweaks and get the repo source.. UPDATE - Check the latest article on how to Jailbreak iOS 6 and 6.1 devices here Read more »

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