The History of Online Shopping

The internet is a fantastic and useful tool. With a click of our mouse we can read today’s news, play an online game and if we wish shop to our hearts content. But when did it all start? What is the history of Online Shopping and what does it mean to shop online? Online shopping is the process a customer takes to purchase a service or product over the internet. In other words a consumer may at his or her leisure buy from the comfort of their own home products from an online store. This concept was first demonstrated before the World Wide Web was in use with real time transaction processed from a domestic television! The technology used was called Videotext and was first demonstrated in 1979 by M. Aldrick who designed and installed systems in the UK. By 1990 T. Berners-Lee created the first WWW server and browser,

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Distinction Between Provisions And Reserves

Reserves 1. It is created by debiting the profit and loss appropriation account. 2. It is created to meet an unknown liability, or to strengthen the financial position of the company or for equalization of dividends etc. 3. A reserve is created only when there is profit in the business. 4. It can be distributed among shareholders as dividend. 5. The reserve is created without taking into consideration the actual amount required except in the case of redemption of debentures when a definite sum is set aside. 6. Creation of reserve depends upon the financial policy of the business and discretion of its management. 7. It is usually shown on the liability side of the balance sheet as it is not a specific reserve. Provisions 1. It is created by debiting the profit and loss account. 2. It is created to meet a known liability or a specific contingency, e.g..

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Superdry Clothing – Sizes Explained

The problem is that Superdry sizes ‘appear to be different’ from other brands in the market (I’ve put that in inverted commas for a reason). That and the internet is plagued of misleading information on this topic. I’ve decided to sort this out once and for all. Or at least until Superdry change things up again. Superdry is actually very accurately sized. I know you weren’t expecting to hear that so I will explain why. The Problem with Standards There is an international standard for clothing sizes. The International Standards Organization, also known as ISO. They are the governing body for all sorts of standards, including a standard measure for the sizing of clothes. This should, in theory, give us a reference to be able to accurately choose clothes and convert between US, UK, European and other sizes. But it doesn’t. There are problems with the international standards. Getting too

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Using Software to Plan and Compute Income Tax

Last year, more than 50 million people use various software programs to help in filing for income tax. In fact, the developers have projected an increase in the years to come because this makes the task easier than doing it by hand or with the help on accountant. There are a lot of companies offering similar features when it comes to filing tax using the computer. Some have to be purchased from the store while there are those that can be downloaded from the net. Turbo Tax is perhaps one of the best to use in the market. This is because it can be used to compute different things at the same time such as the amount invested in stocks and in other business ventures. Complete Tax is another program that is very similar to Turbo Tax. The person can open an account here and do the planning and work

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