Of course you can repair your broken books!I used to work in a public library. Needless to say, their books saw a lot of use and often needed repairs to keep them in circulation. I saw a lot of book repairs being made that I was not comfortable with and became interested in learning how to fix broken books using the best and easiest methods I could find..
NewsChina Xi offers another $60 billion to Africa, but says no to projectsChina has denied engaging in “debt trap” diplomacy, and Xi offer of more money comes after a pledge of another $60 billion at the previous summit in South Africa three years ago. Xi, addressing leaders at Beijing Great Hall of the People, said the new $60 billion will include $15 billion of aid, interest free loans and concessional loans, a credit line of $20 billion, a $10 billion special fund for China Africa development, and a $5 billion special fund for imports from Africa. AminAsadollahisaid delays on the project, especiallywith other pipelines like Keystone XLon hold, will likely mean more oil being shipped by rail.
First of all, there’s a huge variety of humanoid shapes different proportions and different emphases on strength and dexterity. But there are a few that don’t even look humanoid. I love seeing the creativity and lots of different ways the teams are approaching the challenge.
At least investors are used to South Korean political blow ups. Citigroup analysts note that leadership crises in the last 15 years or so have had a limited market impact. These episodes include relatives going to jail, a ferry catastrophe, and a presidential impeachment.
Nike Fuelband’s Fall From Gracereportedly dropping its multi million dollar investment in Fuelband, after unsuccessfully struggling to establish it as the coolest health device on the market. By 2014, Nike was estimated to have only 10% of the health tracker market, with Fitbit dominating the growing walk your way to health tech. The Fuelband blasted on the scene in 2012 with all star athletes touting their love of the wearable’s tracking capabilities.
Only about 2% of large appliance sales are completed online, according to research firm NPD, far below the penetration of other items like clothing or electronics. A year ago Sears reached a deal with Amazon to sell Kenmore on its site for the first time, but it did little to boost sales.Experts say the more serious competitive problem for Kenmore was the rise of big box rivals, such as Home Depot (HD), Lowe’s (LOW) and Best Buy (BBY). The growth of LG, Samsung and other Asian brands hurt Kenmore too.When Sears started to lose market share, it responded by cutting costs, cutting back on research and development and marketing support that the Kenmore brand needed to be competitive.”They really trimmed the budget and hoped Kenmore could hold the ground on its own,” said Maharaj.