Understanding the Zip Codes Used in the US

The US Postal Service uses zipcodes as part of the addresses so that it can direct the mail to the appropriate person. The ZIP part of the word is an acronym for Zone Improvement Plan. The basic format of all zip codes consists of five numbers, In 1983 a ZIP + 4 format was introduced, which consists of the basic five numbers, a hyphen and then...
Jan 14, 2015 |

XBox Red Ring of Death Codes

Over 20% of XBox 360s have the Red Ring of Death or receive it at some time. Here is a list of codes depending on how many red lights are flashing on your console. Once you know what your problem is, scroll down to the bottom of this article to fix it.
Dec 23, 2014 |

P0171 and P0174 Codes - Don't Replace an Oxygen Sensor Before Reading This

So your car's CEL (Check Engine Light) is on and you had the codes scanned at a local parts store. Your car has either a P0171, P0174 lean fault code or both stored in the computer, these codes are based on Oxygen Sensor (O-2) readings. A lean code or codes indicate that there's too much oxygen in the exhaust. Remember parts stores have...
Dec 23, 2014 |

Bar Codes and Bar Code Scanners

For the benefit of various industrial operations and in order to track of the retail item's price, shipments, management of documents and for various logistic and for other organization's operations, the IT consulting companies developed the bar #code system. It has made the transaction of the product quick and accurate. For example: If a soda...
Dec 23, 2014 |

Home Building Codes - Following Local & Universal Codes is Essential For the Owner Builder

To most people, it's a foreign language. Home building codes and terminologies are just not something you work with every day. But, don't let that blow you out of the water. Would you truly like to be an owner builder and build or remodel your home?
Dec 23, 2014 |

How To Buy UPC Codes

Universal Product Code or UPC refers to the string of numbers below barcodes appearing on products of purchase. The numbers are very important to Amazon sellers as all the items that are listed on the marketplace have their specific numbers associated with them. Most of the products in stores now have UPC codes provided by their respective product...
Dec 23, 2014 |

Dial Codes Plus

Listing of international dialing codes and area codes with instructions.
Apr 4, 2016 |

Hezbollah buries militant Qantar, says Israel will be held accountable

Lebanon's Hezbollah group said on Monday that Israel would be held accountable for killing prominent militant Samir Qantar in an air strike in Syria, and accorded him an elaborate funeral of... Read More

Russia says black box from warplane downed by Turkey unreadable

Investigators in Moscow said on Monday they were unable to retrieve information from the damaged black box of a Russian warplane shot down by Turkey last month, data the Kremlin hoped would support... Read More

Exclusive: U.S. glossed over Oman's human rights record during Iran talks

By Jason Szep, Matt Spetalnick and Yara Bayoumy WASHINGTON/MUSCAT (Reuters) - As the United States negotiated this year’s nuclear pact with Iran, the State Department quietly agreed to spare the... Read More