How many high-traffic websites are written in VB.Net ASP.NET?

Technology Forum: How many public high traffic websites are built with ASP.NET? Specifically, how many were developed in VB.NET? Looks like this website is the only one. ... Continue Reading

Revealed: How Steve Jobs Got Everything He Wanted

How To Forum: How to Use Steve Jobs's Insanely Simple Strategy for Getting What You Want Overcome your fear of rejection and failure with this three-letter word. here's a video clip on YouTube of Steve Jobs telling the story of when he was 12 years old and he was looking for spare parts so he could bu ... Continue Reading

What has happened to DAARSAT?

Entertainment Forum: On October 7 2008, DAAR Communications Plc formally launched the first fully Nigerian base digital multi-channel direct-to-home subscription TV – Daarsat. Later, it disappeared. A few year ago, it reappeared again, and was marketed vigorously. Then we stopped hearing of DAARSAT. Is it still in ... Continue Reading

​ ​ ​ In Trading, What Can Be Measured Can Be Managed

Business Forum: I was having a catch up with my good mate and uber cool pad holder Jarrod yesterday – we both share a fascination with human performance. We are both interested in what we can get out of the machine we wander around in all day. As part of this quest he had recently been to see a dietitian who works ... Continue Reading

​ ​ Is there any sense in Big Brother Naija?

Entertainment Forum: Big Brother Nigeria is a reality TV show based on the Big Brother TV series in which 12 contestants live in an isolated house and compete for a large cash prize worth $100000 at the end of the show by avoiding being evicted by viewers. A collaboration between Nigerian and South African production te ... Continue Reading

Which life lesson did you learn too late in your life?

Relationships Forum: When I flunked in my IPCC exams,there was no one to cure my pain with their understanding. When I was struggling with my internship search, there was no helping hand to ease my trouble. When my relationship was going through a rough phase, there was no one to lend me a “listening ear” for healin ... Continue Reading

Best Online Shopping Destination in Dubai, UAE

Shopping Forum: Naturesouq.com is the largest e-commerce site in UAE, featuring more than 400,000 products across categories such as consumer electronics, fashion, household goods, watches or perfumes. Today naturesouq.com attracts over 10 million visits per month and is fast growing as more consumers shop online i ... Continue Reading

Which country is the strictest when it comes to issuance of visas?

Travel Forum: Which of these countries (Australia, Canada, Russia, USA) is the most selective when accepting immigrants? I have lived in Australia, Canada and the U.S. Immigration laws are as follows. Russia: Easy Canada: Easy U.S: Hard Australia: Very Hard. Cultural acceptance: Canada: Most accep ... Continue Reading

Is 15 years worth waiting for a green card? ​

World Forum: I have been in US for about 5 years on H1B and working in a top tier tech firm. My employer has filed my GC in 2013 but in EB2 it can take roughly about 10 years more (average). I have good savings to also start something in my home country. Looking to hear from people who have waited that long. F ... Continue Reading

If 1x = 99x, what is the value of x? ​

Schools Forum: 43,826,196.898 Yes, I am going against the grain of answers but read on for an explanation. Today we use computers to multiply large numbers. Unfortunately, computers don’t really understand or know how to store infinity (nor irrationals) and only can store finite rational numbers. Under the mos ... Continue Reading

​ ​ How do I get rid of negative thinking?

Lifestyle Forum: It’s easy. And it works. Put a teaspoon in the left or right pocket of your pants. Whenever you catch yourself thinking a negative thought, move it over to the other pocket. Do this without exception. Over time you will notice that you kick out the negative thought before it has a chance to be fully ... Continue Reading

How do people survive after losing their jobs?

Jobs Forum: How do people survive financially after quitting their job and pursuing the entrepreneur route of a startup? I've done it twice. Both times I went into massive personal credit card debt (US $50,000 and US $70,000). Both times the company I founded eventually raised investment capital, and thin ... Continue Reading

Are cats as loyal as dogs?

Pets Forum: I don't believe that cats aren't loyal. They have limited physical strength, but then, so do small dogs. But, take for example, the case of the cat that came to the rescue of the toddler who was attacked by a dog: For an animal to be loyal, it needs to form a bond and feel protective. The ... Continue Reading

Privacy and Security Trends

Technology Forum: The future of online privacy and the security of personal data  http://trends.ifla.org/expert-meeting-summary/the-future-of-online-privacy-and-the-security-of-personal-data Generally speaking the trend towards ever expanding digitally-enabled opportunity in relation to education and democrati ... Continue Reading

What is your most powerful tip?

Personal Forum: This is not going to be a popular answer but after months of meditation I realized the sad truth. Nobody is going to like this but it is true. It could change your life, if you only grasp the sheer magnitude of it. I expect a lot of downvotes. First though, let’s understand that humans are nothing ... Continue Reading