To See a Professional or Not
In the west the almighty “professional” is the guru. The educated “expert,” in general, takes on many different guises but we are systematically taught not to trust ourselves and to, instead, submit to the expert opinions of people who do not know us …
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2015 Ford F-150 pickup first drive
Chief engineer Pete Reyes says 18 months into the 2015 F-150's development, Ford management was still debating steel vs. aluminum. It's a safe bet the F-150's first-year … Ford engineered the new 2015 F-150 pickup frame to be lightweight yet strong …
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Report: Assassin's Creed Unity to run in 900p at 30 fps on PS4 and Xbox One
Assassin's Creed Unity will be available on Windows PC as well as PS4 and Xbox One; all three versions are scheduled to be released Nov. … "Assassin's Creed Unity has been engineered from the ground up for next-generation consoles. Over the past 4 …
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A Border Crosses
Fernando Beltrán y Puga, a civil engineer and boundary commissioner, advanced Mexico's argument. He pointed out that the 1848 treaty was intended to …. The moving vans and pickup loads, packed by helpful neighbors, had gone, and all that remained …
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Some things are just too vital to leave to us oldies, says JANET STREET-PORTER
My other bugbear is air conditioning you can't turn off, and sealed windows. It's a shame the people who run hotels never stay in … Apparently, they are 'engineered' for the perfect fit, whatever that might mean. (I could find no evidence of bolts or …
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Auckland gem brought up to spec
Scaffolding has now been dismantled from the front face of the Saatchi & Saatchi building at 125 The Strand, in Parnell, as work to regrout the distinctive orange bricks and paint exterior windows is finished. But it will be some months before …
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