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5 ways to save money on your household expenses

If you are a homeowner, then you will know just how expensive running a household can be – particularly if you have a large family. The good news is that with a little bit of planning, there are many ways you can cut your living and household running costs.  Even …

15 easy plumbing tips for the spring season

The year 2014 is still trudging through the first part of May, and the yearly event of spring cleaning is surely upon many of us. Now dabbling with drapes and cleaning your carpets is simple enough to manage. But we should also give our attention to those ‘behind the scenes’ …

Toshiba announces a new line of GaN-on-Si based LED devices

Toshiba announces a new line of GaN-on-Si based LED devices

Those with a penchant for LED lighting would know something about the much talked about GaN-on-Si technology. Short for ‘gallium nitride on silicon’, the global LED industry is gradually moving towards this substrate-based lighting mechanism due its comparative cheapness and energy efficiency. Moving along this righteous trend, electronic giant Toshiba has …