Paul Tomaszewski – CosmoBC.com http://cosmobc.com Your Universal News and Offbeat Portal Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:17:55 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.4 Building a Computer Vs Buying One… Which Way to Go? http://techblog.cosmobc.com/2018/01/27/building-computer-buying-one-go/ Sat, 27 Jan 2018 20:16:36 +0000 http://8.7717 Computer Parts RepairA few decades ago, computers were seen as the most sophisticated things existing, to most of us who are not tech savvy. However, in the modern day, most people own or use a computer, and this has helped many to … Continue reading ]]> Things to Know Before Renting Equipment for Your Business http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2017/11/15/renting-equipment-business/ Thu, 16 Nov 2017 01:15:15 +0000 http://9.5320 Calculator PaperclipRenting business equipment can be a great way to get work done more efficiently. In order to make the most of your rentals, however, prepare yourself with this list of things to know before you rent business equipment. Weigh the … Continue reading ]]> How to Lock Down Your Cloud http://techblog.cosmobc.com/2017/11/10/lock-cloud/ Fri, 10 Nov 2017 23:43:57 +0000 http://8.7561 Cloud ComputingIn September 2017, credit reporting firm Equifax revealed that the social security numbers and addresses of as many as 143 million of its American customers were compromised in a security breach, according to CNN. This revelation follows other major security … Continue reading ]]> Is Your Office Furniture Ergonomic? http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2017/10/31/office-furniture-ergonomic/ Wed, 01 Nov 2017 00:29:10 +0000 http://9.5288 Office Furniture If you are experiencing back, neck or shoulder pain, your office furniture might be to blame. If it is not ergonomic, there is a good chance that it is putting unnecessary strain on your body. The main benefit of ergonomic … Continue reading ]]> Surprising Things You Can Get Arrested For http://lawblog.cosmobc.com/2017/05/18/surprising-arrested/ Thu, 18 May 2017 15:27:32 +0000 http://29.90 Bike SunsetThere are common laws that almost everyone in America follows. The majority of the population pays their taxes, stops at red lights, and refrains from killing their neighbors even when they throw loud parties. For the most part, these laws … Continue reading ]]> How the Culture of Collaboration Increases Security Risks http://techblog.cosmobc.com/2017/05/04/culture-collaboration-increases-security-risks/ Thu, 04 May 2017 21:17:51 +0000 http://8.7121 Security LockNearly three-quarters of employers say collaboration is very important to their business, according to research from Queens University of Charlotte. Collaborative workplaces benefit from the diverse skills of numerous employees who enjoy greater opportunities for learning from one another. However, … Continue reading ]]> BYOD Challenges http://techblog.cosmobc.com/2017/04/20/byod-challenges/ Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:16:11 +0000 http://8.7091 BYOD ChallengesA growing number of businesses are coming to rely on Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) programs, both officially and casually. Allowing employees to use their personal smartphones for business purposes eliminates the expense of company-issued phones while streamlining business activities … Continue reading ]]> How Technology Is Taking Fashion Beyond the Superficial http://cosmobc.com/2017/02/15/technology-fashion-superficial-dulccio-emel-ion/ http://cosmobc.com/2017/02/15/technology-fashion-superficial-dulccio-emel-ion/#respond Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:14:45 +0000 http://cosmobc.com/?p=11139 Woman Colored LightsFor most of us, choosing which clothes and accessories to wear on a given day has more to do with comfort and style than performance. That figure-hugging dress or exquisitely-tailored suit may look stunning, but they offer little in the … Continue reading ]]> http://cosmobc.com/2017/02/15/technology-fashion-superficial-dulccio-emel-ion/feed/ 0 “Don’t Talk To Anyone About Your Case” Includes Talking Through Social Media http://lawblog.cosmobc.com/2017/02/13/dont-talk-case-includes-talking-social-media/ Mon, 13 Feb 2017 17:53:33 +0000 http://29.43 Personal Injury LawWhat did anyone do before social media? It’s hard to imagine a world without it. Most people think that social media is the best thing since sliced bread, and in some instances, it can be. The problem is, not many … Continue reading ]]> Science Backed Productivity Tips For Freelancers http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2017/02/10/science-backed-productivity-tips-freelancers/ Fri, 10 Feb 2017 19:30:16 +0000 http://9.4556 Woman Laptop WorkingAs a freelancer, you know how hard it is to stay productive. Whether you’re a game developer, writer, graphic designer, or digital marketer; to not have a boss and the structure of a a 9-to-5 job can be a liability … Continue reading ]]> 4 Things a Business Needs to Understand About Data Breaches http://techblog.cosmobc.com/2017/02/10/4-business-understand-data-breaches/ Fri, 10 Feb 2017 15:22:47 +0000 http://8.6922 Cyber Security Data BreachData breaches have become a fact of life for businesses. Ruthless hackers infiltrate systems, injecting malware and stealing vital information from companies. You must protect your organization from them. When you can’t, you must behave proactively to lessen the damage. … Continue reading ]]> 5 HR Policies to Decide Before You Hire http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2017/01/17/5-hr-policies-decide-hire/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 03:08:41 +0000 http://9.4104 Employee Personality TeamYou’ve been running your startup or small business on your own, and it has grown enough that you now need to hire employees. Before you go down the exciting and sometimes stressful road of hiring and onboarding new people, you … Continue reading ]]> How to Save Money on Food While Traveling http://travelblog.cosmobc.com/2017/01/12/save-money-food-traveling/ Fri, 13 Jan 2017 03:21:01 +0000 http://11.1961 Indian FoodThough flights and hotels can make up the bulk of your traveling costs, you’ll spend a sizable chunk of your holiday budget on food. Without actually letting yourself go hungry, there are a few ways you can reduce your travel … Continue reading ]]> How to Make a Good Income From Airbnb http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2016/12/29/good-income-airbnb/ Fri, 30 Dec 2016 04:36:06 +0000 http://9.4083 BedroomTravelers no longer need to restrict their choices to hotels and hostels, thanks to innovative websites like Airbnb. Airbnb gives property owners a simple way to advertise rooms or properties for rent, and helps them connect with people all over … Continue reading ]]> Cold Winter Days: How To Be Comfortable Without Freezing Your Wallet http://homeblog.cosmobc.com/2016/11/17/cold-winter-days-comfortable-freezing-wallet/ Fri, 18 Nov 2016 04:02:22 +0000 http://30.15 Warm Socks HomeDo you feel that? The weather is getting colder, and we all know what that means: the holiday season is here. With Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, and the New Year fast approaching, you are likely to have more than a few … Continue reading ]]> 5 Car Issues to Fix Before a Road Trip http://cosmobc.com/2016/11/10/5-car-issues-fix-road-trip/ http://cosmobc.com/2016/11/10/5-car-issues-fix-road-trip/#comments Thu, 10 Nov 2016 23:52:00 +0000 http://cosmobc.com/?p=8877 Car Mirror Road TripRoad trips can be an incredible experience. There’s nothing quite like the feeling of driving through new places, seeing new sights and enjoying your freedom. Unfortunately, the whole thing collapses if you have car troubles and find yourself stranded a … Continue reading ]]> http://cosmobc.com/2016/11/10/5-car-issues-fix-road-trip/feed/ 4 How to Cope With Insomnia http://healthblog.cosmobc.com/2016/11/04/cope-insomnia/ Sat, 05 Nov 2016 01:22:55 +0000 http://19.546 InsomniaInsomnia is a debilitating condition that makes it extremely difficult for people to get to sleep and maintain a restful sleep. This habitual sleeplessness is generally a long-term condition and can be caused by anxiety, depression and heart conditions. It … Continue reading ]]> Be Your Own Boss: 3 Lucrative Freelance Careers http://edublog.cosmobc.com/2016/10/17/boss-3-lucrative-freelance-careers/ Mon, 17 Oct 2016 21:35:05 +0000 http://12.251 Freelance BoardIs escaping the rat race looking more and more appealing every day? Maybe you can’t face an hour long commute into work every morning, or perhaps the dreary monotony of nine-to-five living has pushed you over the edge. Whatever the … Continue reading ]]> Your Trusted Guide to Creating a Profitable Business Blog http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2016/10/10/trusted-guide-creating-profitable-business-blog/ Mon, 10 Oct 2016 23:26:18 +0000 http://9.3910 Wordpress BlogYou need to create a blog for your business immediately if you don’t have one. Nowadays, simply having a static website doesn’t cut it anymore. Check out any credible blogging statistics and you’ll be amazed at just how much blogging … Continue reading ]]> Monthly Stargazing Calendar for June 2016 http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2016/06/01/monthly-stargazing-calendar-june-2016/ Wed, 01 Jun 2016 20:22:48 +0000 http://10.7333 Saturn By Cassini During Equinox 2008On June 3 Saturn will be at opposition, which means it will be at its closest approach to Earth and its face will be fully illuminated by the Sun. This is the best time to view and photograph Saturn and its moons because it will be brighter than any other time of the year and will be visible all night long. Continue reading ]]> Monthly Stargazing Calendar for May 2016 http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2016/05/01/monthly-stargazing-calendar-2016/ Sun, 01 May 2016 20:06:40 +0000 http://10.7088 Eta Aquarids meteor showerEarly this month on the night of May 5 and 6 the Eta Aquarids meteor shower will peak. It is an above average shower, capable of producing up to 60 meteors per hour at its peak, however most of the activity will be seen in the Southern Hemisphere. In the Northern Hemisphere, the rate can reach only about 30 meteors per hour. Continue reading ]]> Monthly Stargazing Calendar for April 2016 http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2016/04/01/monthly-stargazing-calendar-april-2016/ Fri, 01 Apr 2016 21:20:55 +0000 http://10.7067 Lyrids-Meteor-Shower-Radiant-PointOn the night of April 22 and 23 the Lyrids meteor shower will peak. It is an average shower, usually producing about 20 meteors per hour at its peak, although some meteors may be seen any time from April 16 to 25. It originates from dust particles left behind by comet C/1861 G1 Thatcher, which was discovered in 1861. Continue reading ]]> Monthly Stargazing Calendar for March 2016 http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2016/03/01/monthly-stargazing-calendar-march-2016/ Tue, 01 Mar 2016 19:07:22 +0000 http://10.7052 Jupiter Voyager 1. Courtesy of NASA.This month will have a lot of astronomical events starting on March 8, when Jupiter will be at opposition. The gas giant will be at its closest approach to Earth and its face will be fully illuminated by the Sun. This means that it will be brighter than any other time of the year and will be visible all night long. Continue reading ]]> There Were Never Any Polish SS – Open Letter And Petition http://cosmobc.com/2016/02/09/polish-ss-open-letter-petition/ http://cosmobc.com/2016/02/09/polish-ss-open-letter-petition/#comments Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:23:46 +0000 http://cosmobc.com/?p=5059 RDI - Polish League Against DefamationThe statement “Polish SS” is not only a lie, but also highly offensive and disrespectful to the memory of all the brave Polish men and women who gave their lives fighting against the German invaders from the very first to the … Continue reading ]]> http://cosmobc.com/2016/02/09/polish-ss-open-letter-petition/feed/ 3 How to Manage Your Digital Documents With PDF Converter Elite 4 http://techblog.cosmobc.com/2016/02/02/manage-digital-documents-pdf-converter-elite-4/ Wed, 03 Feb 2016 01:43:36 +0000 http://8.5782 PDF ConverterWhether you are a teacher, an engineer or a housewife, you have to deal with different types of documents and reports every now and then. Regardless of whether you need them for work or for domestic reasons, you need to be skilled with document management. Continue reading ]]> Monthly Stargazing Calendar for February 2016 http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2016/02/01/monthly-stargazing-calendar-february-2016/ Mon, 01 Feb 2016 17:14:05 +0000 http://10.7040 Moon Phases Calendar February 2016On February 7 Mercury will be at greatest western elongation of 25.6 degrees from the Sun. This makes it the best time to view Mercury since it will be at its highest point above the horizon in the morning sky. Look for the planet low in the eastern sky just before sunrise. Continue reading ]]> Monthly Stargazing Calendar for January 2016 http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2016/01/01/monthly-stargazing-calendar-january-2016/ Fri, 01 Jan 2016 19:24:42 +0000 http://10.7027 Quadrantid Meteor Shower Radiant Point. Image by EarthSky.org. License: CC BY-SA 3.0.On the night of January 3 and 4 the Quadrantids meteor shower will peak. It is an above average shower, with up to 40 meteors per hour at peak, although some meteors can be visible between January 1 and 5. The meteors originate from dust grains left behind by an extinct comet known as 2003 EH1, which was discovered in 2003. Continue reading ]]> Get The Ultimate Phone Protection App With LEO Privacy Guard 3.0 http://techblog.cosmobc.com/2015/12/24/ultimate-phone-protection-app-leo-privacy-guard-3-0/ Thu, 24 Dec 2015 18:17:16 +0000 http://8.5662 iPhone 5S CafeWhen it comes to phone privacy, you will have to admit that as a personal item you can simply not have too much security. To deal with this universal problem, mobile application programs like the LEO Privacy guard 3.0 are deemed to be very necessary. With this application you keep information that you treasure safe from prying eyes. Continue reading ]]> Online Tools to Help Improve Faculty and Students Learning http://edublog.cosmobc.com/2015/12/17/online-tools-improve-faculty-students-learning/ Fri, 18 Dec 2015 04:02:19 +0000 http://12.103 Tablet Education ChildrenTechnology is rapidly evolving as schools of every kind and budget size have integrated numerous technologies in classrooms to enhance learning and make it more interesting to students. The availability of high-quality online resources has made it easier for the … Continue reading ]]> Monthly Stargazing Calendar for December 2015 http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2015/12/02/monthly-stargazing-calendar-december-2015/ Thu, 03 Dec 2015 00:30:59 +0000 http://10.7000 Geminids Meteor Shower 2013 photo by Asim Patel. License: CC BY-SA 3.0.On the night of December 13 and 14 the Geminids meteor shower will peak. It is considered by many to be the best shower in the heavens, producing up to 120 multicolored meteors per hour at its peak. This is why it is known as the king of meteor showers. Some meteors can also be seen anytime from December 7 to 17. Continue reading ]]> Everything You’ll Need for Working Outdoors http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/11/26/working-outdoors/ Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:38:55 +0000 http://9.2723 Construction WorkerIf you work in a job that involves being outdoors, you'll know that it's never easy. There are a lot of factors you need to contend with that can make it harder than working indoors. As such, there can be a fair amount of stress and chaos attached. Continue reading ]]> Is Your Business Getting All It Can From Technology? http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/11/19/business-technology/ Thu, 19 Nov 2015 16:49:19 +0000 http://9.2697 Arduino FTDI ChipIn today's modern world of business, there is no doubt that technology plays a fundamental role. All companies try to embrace advanced tech in some shape or form. But very few use those resources to their maximum capabilities. Continue reading ]]> Should You Include SMS Messaging In Your Marketing Strategies? http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/11/18/include-sms-messaging-marketing-strategies/ Wed, 18 Nov 2015 21:41:14 +0000 http://9.2688 SMS marketing photo by Jhaymesisviphotography. License: CC BY 2.0.When you run a business, you'll have to spend some time and money promoting your brand. After all; if no-one knows about your products and service, you'll get no customers! As you can imagine, there are many ways to market a brand these days, both online and offline. Continue reading ]]> Enjoy Luxury on a Log Cabin Holiday http://travelblog.cosmobc.com/2015/11/16/enjoy-luxury-log-cabin-holiday/ Mon, 16 Nov 2015 18:36:35 +0000 http://11.1488 Winter Log CabinWhen people are hastily circling locations on a map in search of their next holiday destination; it's often the same usual suspects. The selection process has become a little bit too by the numbers for my liking. For many people, vacations are all about sun, sand and sangria. But it doesn't have to be that way. Continue reading ]]> The Ultimate Checklist For Visiting The South Of France http://travelblog.cosmobc.com/2015/11/12/ultimate-checklist-visiting-south-france/ Thu, 12 Nov 2015 18:19:00 +0000 http://11.1450 Port of Nice photo by Ludovic Péron. License: CC BY-SA 3.0.If you are already thinking about your next vacation and fancy a trip with a relaxed vibe, the South of France is the perfect destination. When you picture the South of France, you most probably see expensive waterfront hotels and yachts that you can't afford. Continue reading ]]> Save Money When You Are Running a Small Business http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/11/10/save-money-running-small-business/ Wed, 11 Nov 2015 01:35:38 +0000 http://9.2620 Saving money growth. Photo by 401kcalculator.org. License: CC BY-SA 2.0.Running a small business is tough. Anyone who has done it, or is currently doing it will know all about that. One of the main worries of any business owner is of course money. You constantly think about how much money you are making and how much you are spending. Continue reading ]]> Don’t Make These Silly Mistakes With Your Online Business http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/11/06/silly-mistakes-online-business/ Fri, 06 Nov 2015 16:47:44 +0000 http://9.2592 Online Business MistakesThanks to the internet, there has never been a more exciting time for entrepreneurs to start their own businesses. The online arena has created a rich terrain of opportunity for creative business owners to thrive. There's no reason that you can't be the next success. Continue reading ]]> Everything You Need To Know Developing A Business Property http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/11/04/developing-business-property/ Thu, 05 Nov 2015 04:47:21 +0000 http://9.2570 Skyline Buildings New York SkyscrapersWhen you start a business, unless your company operates entirely online, you will need to set up a business premises. This might be somewhere that's already built, that's certainly possible. But you may also want to start from scratch, designing your premises… Continue reading ]]> All You Need To Know About Business Exhibitions http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/11/03/business-exhibitions/ Wed, 04 Nov 2015 01:55:53 +0000 http://9.2533 2007 SecuTech Expo photo by BrockF5. License: CC BY-SA 3.0.Many business owners often ask me about exhibitions. What are they and should my business use them? Well, in this piece I'll answer all the key questions about exhibitions for business: What Is An Exhibition? Continue reading ]]> Monthly Stargazing Calendar for November 2015 http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2015/11/01/monthly-stargazing-calendar-november-2015/ Mon, 02 Nov 2015 04:06:02 +0000 http://10.6987 Taurus Constellation MapOn the night of November 5 and 6 we will witness the peak of the Taurids meteor shower. It is a long-running minor meteor shower producing only about 5-10 meteors per hour at peak, while some meteors can also be seen from September 7 to December 10. However it is unusual in that it consists of two separate streams. Continue reading ]]> A Great Privacy Guard App http://techblog.cosmobc.com/2015/10/27/great-privacy-guard-app/ Tue, 27 Oct 2015 22:57:39 +0000 http://8.4890 LEO Privacy GuardThe World Wide Web and the internet are the most innovative developments of the modern age. Free access to information from all over the world, but it comes at a price; Personal protection. How safe are all your most trusted secrets? And what can you do to protect your personal data? Continue reading ]]> Top Things To Consider When Planning A Business Marketing Strategy http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/10/16/top-planning-business-marketing-strategy/ Sat, 17 Oct 2015 00:24:08 +0000 http://9.2193 Marketing SuccessIf you have a business, you'll understand the importance of marketing. You have to promote your business if you want to have customers. Here are the top things to consider when planning your marketing strategy: Continue reading ]]> Behind The Scenes Of A Working Oil Rig http://techblog.cosmobc.com/2015/10/14/scenes-working-oil-rig/ Wed, 14 Oct 2015 20:39:42 +0000 http://8.4790 Oil rig photo by Tsuda. License: CC BY-SA 2.0.Oil rigs are enormous, industrial giants out in the ocean. Yet, at the same time, they’re oddly beautiful and fascinating. At least, they are from afar! Up close, they certainly are industrial giants. These vital engineering structures exist to draw … Continue reading ]]> 5 Easy Steps to Doubling Your Online Sales http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/10/07/5-easy-steps-doubling-online-sales/ Thu, 08 Oct 2015 00:50:12 +0000 http://9.2148 Money graph image by 401kcalculator.org. License: CC BY-SA 2.0.Wouldn't it be great to double your online sales overnight? Well, we can't quite promise those kinds of result, but we can help double or even triple your sales. It might take some time, but these are guaranteed ways to boost your sales in a big way. Whether you run an online store, offer consultancy, or sell tutorials, these tricks all apply. Continue reading ]]> What Would It Take To Start An Online Tech Business? http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/10/07/start-online-tech-business/ Wed, 07 Oct 2015 21:52:36 +0000 http://9.2144 Technology BusinessAround here, we love keeping our readers updated on the latest developments in technology and online. We love writing about it, but we’d be lying if we said we didn’t wish we were the ones making the news. That it … Continue reading ]]> Tech Solutions That Can Dramatically Improve a Business http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/10/06/tech-solutions-dramatically-improve-business/ Tue, 06 Oct 2015 23:57:14 +0000 http://9.2140 Technology PhoneCan technology improve your business? We certainly think so, and the truth is we’re nowhere near the end of what tech can do. Some scientists believe there is a technological barrier. A point in the future we will reach where … Continue reading ]]> Monthly Stargazing Calendar for October 2015 http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2015/10/01/monthly-stargazing-calendar-october-2015/ Fri, 02 Oct 2015 02:29:25 +0000 http://10.5439 Draco Constellation MapOn October 8 we will witness the Draconids meteor shower. It is a minor meteor shower producing only about 10 meteors per hour originating from dust grains left behind by comet 21P Giacobini-Zinner, which was first discovered in 1900. The Draconids is an unusual shower in that the best viewing is in the early evening instead of early morning like most other showers. Continue reading ]]> 4 Events That Animals Would Win At The Olympics, Easily http://cuteanimals.cosmobc.com/2015/09/29/4-events-animals-win-olympics-easily/ Tue, 29 Sep 2015 17:43:30 +0000 http://15.766 Cheetah running photo by Michael Moss. License: CC BY-ND 2.0.Remember when humans were breaking the four-minute mile or the 10 second 100-meter sprint? Impressive wasn’t it. But, those records would mean nothing if animals could compete in the Olympic Games. Today, we’re going to look at five fabulous creatures … Continue reading ]]> Is Turning Homemade Jam Into A Supermarket Sellout Feasible? http://foodblog.cosmobc.com/2015/09/23/turning-homemade-jam-supermarket-sellout-feasible/ Thu, 24 Sep 2015 00:37:22 +0000 http://28.147 Jam JarsOut of all the things you can make in your kitchen, jam is something that is popular with people from all walks of life. It’s one of those foods that can get enjoyed at any time, and without a particular … Continue reading ]]> 4 Crucial Elements to Your Business http://bizblog.cosmobc.com/2015/09/22/4-crucial-elements-business/ Wed, 23 Sep 2015 00:32:23 +0000 http://9.2095 Business MoneyRunning a business is extremely exciting. However, it requires many factors to make a success of things. Whether you've been in the game for five minutes or five decades doesn't matter. It's imperative that you give the key elements the level of attention they deserve. Continue reading ]]>