The Hennessey Venom GT set a World Record for reaching 300 kph (186 mph) in 13.63 seconds, improving the Swedish-made Koenigsegg Agera R’s record by almost a full second (See above video). The record was set at Ellington Airport in Texas, southeast of Houston. The record is for Fastest Production Car from 0 – 300 km/h (Source: World Record Academy). Continue reading
Commenting on blogs is an effective way of building links and is also great at communicating with numerous other bloggers that are operating around your niche. The creation of the Commentluv plugin has made things better and even more interesting. A Commentluv enabled plugin is a commenting plugin that is built for WordPress and has a twist. Authors can leave a link to their latest posting together with their comments leading to an increase in external links to a site. See the video below to see how it works: Continue reading
In spite of all my criticisms toward Starbucks handling of their 2013 planner: “Caveat Emptor: Starbucks Planner 2014”, I have no immediate plan to stop drinking my favorite coffee nor do I plan to say more about the issue. I have spoken out my dissatisfaction in my blog and on Starbucks Facebook page and even wrote to them about it. I hope they took the criticisms in the positive manner and strive to improve especially in customer services as it was one of their strongest points that made them a reputable brand all over the world. Enough said and I’ve rested my case, it is time to talk about something else. For this posting: The New Starbucks Card 2013.
For 2013, Starbucks has introduced two new cards for its member. It is the limited edition Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day Starbucks Card. I have the Chinese New Year card. See picture above. Looks nice, don’t you think? I plan to give my wife the other one, maybe on the Valentine’s Day . You can link both cards to your account, transfer the credit, share with your live ones, etc. Same like the old Starbucks Card. The only difference is these two look more stylish and nicer. Continue reading