Daily Archives: April 23, 2016

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – April 23, 2016

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 23 April 2016 – Kaieteur News

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Arbor Day – By Ron Persaud

Arbor Day – By Ron Persaud

“Man, despite his artistic pretensions, his sophistication and many accomplishments, owes the fact of his existence to a six-inch layer of topsoil and the fact that it rains”. ~ John Jeavons

Celebrate Arbor Day

Celebrate Arbor Day

The quote has been attributed to many; but its essential truth is applicable to all of us. Without plants we would not be here.

“What is so magical about plants?” The answer is not so much the plants themselves; but a process which takes place in their leaves.

National Arbor Day is April 29, 2016. So let’s get together and celebrate the importance of trees! 

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Basketball: Villanova’s assistant coach has Caribbean roots

Villanova’s assistant coach has Caribbean roots

SOLAR COOKERS ON EARTH DAY. – by Rosaliene Bacchus

SOLAR COOKERS ON EARTH DAY. – by Rosaliene Bacchus

Reblogged from through the luminary lens:

COOKERS OF THE WORLD – UNITE!

Click to visit the original postDid you know that food can be cooked with the sun? For Earth Day 2016, here’s an introduction to environmental friendly solar cooking. Bon appetit.

Reflectors are opened like petals on a flower, to collect and focus sunlight. The glass cover will trap heat inside the oven and pots.

You’ll understand this better by remembering how hot your car can get if it is parked in the sun.

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Android software: The European Commission goes after Google again

The European Commission goes after Google again

Apr 20th 2016 | Business and finance – The Economist

Europe v Google: Fully charged
This afternoon the European Commission formally charged Google with using its Android mobile operating system to “preserve and strengthen its dominance in internet search”. Though notionally open-source, Android comes with conditions that, for example, require handset-makers to install Google as the default search engine. If the commission prevails, Google could face a fine of up to $7.4 billion, writes our technology editor

AndroidIN 2001—aeons ago in internet time—the European Commission sent a sternly worded missive to Microsoft. It accused the software maker of having illegally extended its dominance in operating systems for personal computers (PCs) into adjacent markets, for instance by tying Windows to programs that play music and videos. The legal action lasted more than a decade and took many turns, but Microsoft eventually had to unbundle its Windows monopoly from other software, in particular by giving consumers the choice of which web browser they want to use.   Continue reading

Guyana Government News Brief – April 22, 2016 – GINA Video

GINA logoGuyana Government News Brief – April 22, 2016

Guyana – Capitol TV News Videos – 21 April 2016

Capitol TV logoGuyana – Capitol TV News Videos – 21 April 2016

Diamond Mineral Water Sports Round Up

Posted: 21 Apr 2016 05:19 PM PDT

Investigation underway at CH&PA

Posted: 21 Apr 2016 05:07 PM PDT

Inside the court with Yannick December – April 21, 2016

Posted: 21 Apr 2016 05:01 PM PDT

21 days to finish the $150K Durban park project

Posted: 21 Apr 2016 04:52 PM PDT

Money laundering amendments

Posted: 21 Apr 2016 04:45 PM PDT

Take control of Harmon Saga activist tells President

Posted: 21 Apr 2016 03:35 PM PDT

GT&T outstanding funds where is the money

Posted: 21 Apr 2016 03:30 PM PDT

 

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