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What’s the Right Work Station For Your Home Study

A lot of people dream about being able to work from home. Not having to worry about beating the traffic or putting on a suit makes work all the more appealing. Being able to work in pajamas and eat pancakes at the computer is quite a liberating concept. In order to set up a proper home office a person must sort through a wide selection of desks to find the one that is right for their wants and needs. Choice is a wonderful thing but it can sometimes make life a little more difficult so it is important for people to approach the shopping experience with a preconceived idea of what they are looking for.

For people who will be doing all of their work from home and need a proper home office a highly functional desk is a necessity. A large, corner desk is a wonderful piece for any home office that has enough space to accommodate. This kind of space provides a person with a place for their computer as well as ample desk space for other work. These kinds of desks also typically come with a good amount of drawers which are an essential part of any organized office. If the home office is the only office then organization is key, especially if space is somewhat limited. For people who do not have the luxury of a room that can fit a corner desk, there are other options that can help them utilize the space they do have.

There are desks that have a simple base but include a unit that can be placed on top. This additional unit provides space for the computer as well as more shelves for files, a printer, and any other items a functioning office would need readily available. These are a wonderful option for people who do not have a lot of floor space that they can dedicate to their work space. All work stations should come with a keyboard shelf that can easily be slid in and out from under the desk so that it does not take up vital space on top of the desk. As well as having a unit to place on top of the desk, a good work station should also have an organizational unit that goes underneath the desk to the side. This is where people can put additional files and other items that they need for daily work.

Once a person decides what functions they need their desk to perform they can get into the arena of choosing what style they like best. The classic look for desks includes carved wood with somewhat ornate edges and shelves. More contemporary looks utilize metal and sometimes glass. Either look is very nice but each sets a unique vibe so a person working from home has to consider what look they are projecting, especially if they plan to have potential customers or business partners in their office. Making sure the desk meets all of a person’s work needs is the most important thing on the list to consider when shopping for a good work station, but style and design should also play a strong role in the ultimate decision.

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Lifeguard Station

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My own expansion upon the infamous Radio Station theme.


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Building of fm radio station 88,8


Visit Mount Abu- The Charming Hill Station Of Rajasthan

Located in the Aravalli range of Rajasthan, Mount Abu is one of the most beautiful hill stations in India. The charming beauty, pleasing environment, harmony of temples, beautiful blossoming gardens, wooded forest and the pleasant lake adds appeal and attractiveness to this hill station. Visitors from all across the globe throng here to enjoy their holidays in this beautiful hill station. Due to its scenic beauty this place has become the most sought after destination for nature lovers, honeymoon couples and holiday makers. Some of the captivating places to visit in this hill station are:

Dilwara Jain Temple: This temple is one of the most finely made Jain temples of Mount Abu. The architectural beauty and stone carvings are the striking features of this temple. The temple is dedicated to the Tirthankaras and the beauty of this temple is just unparalleled. Every year thousands of Jain pilgrimages come to this temple to pray before their deity. Any visitors coming to enjoy their holidays in Rajasthan must visit this beautiful temple of Mount Abu.

Sun Set Point: This beautiful tourism spot is famous amongst tourists for its magnificent view of setting sun. Visitors gather here in the evening to catch a glimpse of the setting sun. Many tourists capture the amazing view of the setting sun in order to see the best sunset of their lives.

Mount Abu wild life sanctuary: It is the most favored place to enjoy the scenic beauty and amazing species of birds and animals in their natural habitat. The flora and fauna of this place is really mind blowing and their beauty showcases the interior beauty of this hill station. It is an experience in itself to take a tour inside the forest and catch the glimpse of the animals wandering in the forest. In the forest one will find deer, monkeys and colorful birds. One can explore the sanctuary by taking a safari tour with the help of an experienced city guide.

Nikki Lake: The beauty of Nikki Lake charms every person coming to visit this lake. It is one of the most important tourist interests of this place and its beauty is really mesmerizing and fascinating.

There are many other attractive destinations like Museum and art gallery, Achal garh Fort, Honeymoon Points, Adhar Devi Temple, Trevor’s tank, Gurumukh temple etc. So one should book the Rajasthan tour package and visit these amazing places in Mount Abu.

Author is an associate editor for Holiday Packages. Get all possible information about Rajasthan Travel Packages and Holiday Pakcages India. We also provide information about online hotel reservation, Holiday Packages in India and Flights Booking in India.

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Discussing Maze and Crosswords about Corruption

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The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK, Komisi Pemberantasan Korupsi) made public event, talkshow about corruption, in some malls. One of them was held in Bandung Indah Plaza, organized with local radio station and university students.

Miles City Star Building

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The Miles City Star Building, 818 Main Street, Miles City, Montana. Home of the "Miles City Star" newspaper, the Miles City Star Printing and Office Supply Store, and KATL 770AM Radio.

Before the "Star" was located in this building "Coast to Coast / Steadman’s Ace Hardware / Radio Shack" was located in this building. This building replaced the original "Coast to Coast" store which burned down in the early 1990’s (I think). The original "Coast to Coast" building housed "Reynold’s Grocery" before it became "Coast to Coast Hardware".


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This is one of a series of snapshots chronicling the transformation of my 1961 Cadillac into the the WJUL Mobile Unit (aka "Christine").

I originally purchased this automobile in 1982 for 0 in California, just before my tour was up in the Marine Corps.

While attending the University of Lowell (Massachusetts), and as a member of the student-operated radio station (WJUL), it was decided that the car could be turned into a rolling version of the station’s bumper-sticker, just in time for the University’s "Spring Fling." The car was painted in exterior latex paint, with brushes and rollers, in the Cumnock Hall quadrangle. The station call-letters were hand-painted in the driveway of a fellow station member.

Sadly, the car met an inglorious end, left abandoned several years later in a storage facility in Tewksbury, MA


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NYC – Greenwich Village: Electric Lady Studios

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Designed by De Stijl member and Juliard’s then theater director, Frederick Kiesler, 52 West 8th Street’s first occupant was the Film Guild Cinema, which opened in 1929. Shortly after, Rudy Valley’s country-western nightclub, the Village Barn, opened in the basement where it honky-tonked for 30-plus years. Hans Hoffman, father of the "push pull" color theory and abstract expressionism, lived, painted and taught here from 1938 to 1958.

When The Generation Club, which replaced the Village Barn closed in 1968, Jimi Hendrix and his manager, Mike Jeffrey, bought the space for k with the intention of turning it into a club of their own. His accountant, however, convinced him that owning a studio would be more fiscally sound–predating the Beatles’ Abbey Road in an era when label owned and operated studios were the norm. Hendrix commissioned an upstart out of Princeton, John Storyk to architect the studio with the instructions for "soft", "curvaceous" and wherever possible "no right angles." Storyk would go one to develop over 2,000 studios, radio stations, clubs and theaters.

Construction lasted nearly twice as long and cost twice as much as expected, but Hendrix didn’t wait to start tracking recordings. Nearly 30 songs were recorded prior during this time, including most of "First Rays of the New Rising Sun" and hours of jams with Steve Winwood and Chris Wood of Traffic. Electric Lady Studios officially opened on August 26, 1970. That same night, Jimi left for England to play the Isle Wright Festival and only thirteen days later, was pronounced dead at the age of 27.

Under Director of Engineering, Eddie Kramer, Electric Lady would go on to be one of the premier recording spots of the early 70’s with artists like Stevie Wonder, Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, Curtis Mayfield, David Bowie, John Lennon, Peter Frampton, Diane Warwick, Carley Simon, Kiss, Billy Coham, and Lena Horne taking up residence.

In the 1970’s, the 8th Street Playhouse took over the space upstairs, dedicated to independent film like its predecessor. It became the first true "screening" theater…no curtains or stage, just a screen. It also became the first theater to offer a midnight film seven days a week. By its closing in 1992, it was perhaps most famous for its 15 year-run of twice-weekly midnight screenings of the Rocky Horror Picture Show. Today the space is divided between indepndent video rental store, TLA Video, and off-Broadway theater, The Independent. TLA stands for the Theater of Living Arts and was founded by Andre Gregory of My Dinner with Andre.

Electric Lady Studios continues to prosper as Manhattan’s oldest existing recording facility. The client list has grown more impressive with each passing year. A laundry list of those to lay tracks includes the White Stripes, Radiohead, U2, Lou Reed, Michael Jackson, Guns N’ Roses, Mariah Carey, Prince, Madonna, Santana, Eric Clapton, Al Green, Jay-Z, Frank Zappa, The Notorious B.I.G., Bjork, Placido Domingo, Whitney Houston, The Beastie Boys, Bjork, Aretha Franklin, The Roots, Weezer, Common, AC/DC, Alicia Keys, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Al Green, the Dave Matthews Band, and Placido Domingo.


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Historic Marconi and RCA Wireless Maritime Radio station within the Point Reyes National Seashore. California. July 2014.


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On Air

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On Air

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Serenata De Trios. every sunday from 6 to 7 PM (PST) on


If the use of fm radio station transmitter legal or not in China?

Question by Maxine: If the use of fm radio station transmitter legal or not in China?
I am about to go to China for job reason, I was wondering if the use of fm radio station transmitter legal or not in China? Anyone knows that? Thanks for help!

Best answer:

Answer by Abby Lee
As I know, it’s illegal to use an Fm transmitter in China at present.In some other countries, it’s legal, but not China. And about this, you can search some relative information in China’s laws and regulations. By the way, you can check the, which sell the fm station transmitters, maybe your answer lies there…

Know better? Leave your own answer in the comments!


Has anyone broadcasting on Cyber Station USA ever been hired away to work in regular terestrial Radio?

Question by Kevin Cunningham: Has anyone broadcasting on Cyber Station USA ever been hired away to work in regular terestrial Radio?
Has anyone there made it on to real radio?

Best answer:

Answer by Common Sense
No, and no one ever will…Commercial radio is much different than anything on the web as it has to make a profit.

What do you think? Answer below!


What is the trick to calling a radio station for a contest?

Question by chicago2210: What is the trick to calling a radio station for a contest?
When you call a radio station to win a prize and they say be caller #7 what is the trick so you don’t get a busy signal? Finally how do phone lines for radio stations work? I know they have multiple lines, but who is actuality answering the phone? Please let me know thank you.

Best answer:

Answer by Kristina
use 2 phones and use the redial button there’s no real trick

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KLS sticker on Lionel Hampton 78

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Recorded for RCA-Victor April 14, 1937. The sticker does not refer to Hollywood’s Warner Brothers, but to Stafford and Eugene Warner, whose radio station began as a wireless outfit run out of their radio supply store in Oakland, California. Around 1921 they began playing records over the air as KLS, and they became one of the most successful stations in the Bay Area. The "Not Licensed for Radio Broadcast" warning was probably disregarded; in fact in August of 1937, bandleader Fred Waring won a case against a station in Philadelphia for playing his records that were marked as such. Of course all the major record companies were owned by media congloms (RCA, maker of radios, having bought out Victor in 1929) so things were bound to shift.

Illegally downloaded music may be of poor quality

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From a display of MP3 players in Tesco. I like that it may be of poor quality – clearly Radio 1 have been getting all their songs off Kazaa (or whatever the youth use these days). Commercial radio stations have got theirs from, I dunno, Audio Galaxy or something.

American Bulldog X

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WUOG, the UGA radio station, did some volunteer work at the Athens-Clarke County Animal Control Center.

Check the animal shelter out here, and WUOG here


Everything was shot with a 50mm prime lens and f/1.8

ISO varied from 100 to 200 and shutter speeds from 1/3000 to 1/4000.

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