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For All Ages: How Smartphones now Cater to Children


Children have quickly become avid smartphone users. By age 11, most kids receive their first smartphone, and by age 12-15, they are two times more attached to their mobile phones than to their TVs. Even before this, though, kids are regularly using smartphones because 43 percent of parents use smartphones as entertainment and educational tools … … Continue reading

Eco-friendly constructions: 5 of the greenest buildings around the world

New green building certifications and technologies have been developing steadily all over the world over the last few years. Environmental certifications such as BREEAM (UK), LEED, (US & Canada), HQE (France) and DGNB (Germany) aim to reduce environmental impact and energy, enhance a property’s value on the market and ensure compatibility with current legislation. As this environmental trend … … Continue reading