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5 Key Factors behind the Growth in Market for Toroidal Transformers

Transformers are used worldwide to change one electrical voltage to another: to step up the voltage or step down the voltage so that it can be safely used. Traditionally, laminated transformers have been the most widely used, but toroidals – doughnut shaped transformers made by wrapping copper windings around and through a ring-shaped core are becoming more and more popular. Below are five of the main reasons behind the recent market growth: Continue reading 5 Key Factors behind the Growth in Market for Toroidal Transformers

Why You Should Never Rely on Friends for Your Wedding Photographs

Organising a wedding is hard. Arranging meetings, visiting venues, finding the perfect wedding dress, choosing the flowers – the list is endless. Suddenly all of your free time is taken up with wedding preparations. Many people fail to realise the importance of choosing the right wedding photographer and as such do not make it a priority. Therefore, it’s not surprising that, when a friend or family member offers to take photos for them, the bride and groom readily accept and tick the task off their ‘to do’ list. Unfortunately, this can lead to many unhappy newlyweds. Here’s why: Continue reading Why You Should Never Rely on Friends for Your Wedding Photographs

What is assertiveness?

If you are a regular reader of this blog probably already know its meaning: a way to communicate in which you defend your rights, you express your opinions and suggestions perform honestly and not aggressive.

Assertiveness is nothing but respects you respect for others. Say what you really think controlling the message you want to convey to not be too aggressive or brittle. Continue reading What is assertiveness?

Top 3 tools for prototyping websites and applications

The prototypes are an integral part of the design process, allowing the review of the basic concepts of the project at the initial stage of its development and share opinions with other equipment. Thanks to them you can easily create an interactive model of a web or mobile app, which is able to identify any deficiencies in the flow and usability design before investing too much time or money in its development. Continue reading Top 3 tools for prototyping websites and applications

Mixed reactions to architectural recipient of Turner Prize

The question of whether architecture is art haunts architecture universities around the world. At one end of the spectrum, architects consider themselves the very embodiment of the artist; at the other, architects will embrace their creative and problem-solving attributes, emphasising their more practical, engineering purpose. Continue reading Mixed reactions to architectural recipient of Turner Prize