Archive for September, 2018

Police Departments Across the Country Are Working to Better Protect Their Officers

There are many safety measures that are available today, but they are worthless if they are not implemented correctly. Likewise, they are completely useless if they are not implemented at all. From safety belts that were available even before cars were made to other scientific developments that were available long before they were put in use, the advantages that research and studies provide cannot help protect American citizens if we do not use these technologies.
One type of safety precaution that is available and is now being implemented more than it has in the past is body armor for police. In fact, tactical body armor and the use of reactive targets for training are becoming standard for many police departments across the country. And while not all smaller police departments have the budgets of those in large cities, there are many smaller departments who benefit when larger departments upg Read the rest of this entry »

Facts On What To Do When Your Drone Breaks

Over the past twenty years, many people have watched in awe as the world of technology has grown and expanded. Now, technology is at an impressive all-time high and continues to create amazing products that American consumers love and enjoy. For instance, drones are definitely the hottest item on the market. However, not everyone knows just what to do when your drone breaks!

First and foremost, it is wise to look for drone repairs in your first step of what to do when your drone breaks. There should be plenty of shops open thanks to the number of drones in the United States. The Federal Aviation Administration has created projections based on current data. This has revealed that by 2020, there will be 7 million drones across the country.

Look For A Good Repair Shop

Between the years of 2014 and 2015, the sales of drones have increased by a whopping 63% in the United States. Due to this reason, there is no doubt that there are a good number of drone sho Read the rest of this entry »

Golf Simulators Can Up Your Game

Ever since the first primitive golf games began in Scotland some 500 years ago, golf has grown worldwide into a favorite sport among many, from the original Scotland to the United States to Japan. In fact, by 1900, a thousand golf clubs existed in the United States, and the number has climbed ever since. Visiting a golf course can be time-consuming and expensive for practice, however, so a substitute has been devised: golf simulators. A home golf simulator can bring the game to life conveniently, at any time.

The Growth of Golf

Golf simulators exist to serve a substantial population of golf enthusiasts. In 2015, for example, 2.2 million people began playing this sport, and these golfers are charitable: $3.9 billion was generated for charitable causes by this sport. A golf course is massive, covering 125 to 150 acres of land for an average 18-hole course. Some courses are exotic; the highest one is the Tactu Golf Club in Peru, with its lowest geographical point at 14,335 f Read the rest of this entry »

Turn Those Energy Rushes Into Jiu Jitsu Classes

Many children in their childhood are enrolled in such things as ballet and boy scouts because they are supposedly the best programs for your young girls and boys. What no one considers are all the benefits children receive from being enrolled in a martial arts class. With many different classes offered from Brazilian jiu jitsu to tai chi, there are more than enough choices for any child to find something that fits them. With over 3.58 million children all over the US being enrolled in some type of martial arts classes something has to be going right for parents and children alike for these kids to want to continue to attend. But what are the benefits of martial arts and Brazilian jiu jitsu and are they the right thing to enroll your child in? Consider these four things before you decide that they are the wrong thing.

Non-Stop Activity

Any type of martial arts class is known to get your child moving, for most of them these movements are non stop. In a culture where so ma Read the rest of this entry »

After the Crash Steps to Get your Drone Back in the Air

So you’re the proud owner of a personal drone, making you one of the coolest and most impressive people in town. However, that awesomeness can come crashing down if your drone falls from the sky. After a crash landing, you need to take careful steps to protect your equipment. By following this action plan, you can get your pie back in the sky in no time.

Immediately After the Crash

  1. Assess where the drone landed and retrieve it.
    You likely saw where the drone fell, so follow your eyes. However, be sure that you are not trespassing on private property, or walking into a potentially dangerous area. If you’re having trouble locating your drone, double check the app you might be using: many drone systems have GPS and compass tools to help locate lost drones.
  2. Check for parts.
    When you find your drone, pick it up carefully. Look around the area for any parts that might have detached. Knowing what flew off the dron Read the rest of this entry »