John Tait was a Scottish architect operating in the first half of the 19th century responsible for several fine streets in Edinburgh all of which are listed buildings. One of his creations, 15 Rutland Square, houses the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland, he is believed to have been born in Edinburgh in 1787. His early years are unclear but he is thought to have apprenticed as an architect under Archibald Elliot as several of his works conclude Elliot’s works, he first appears listed in Edinburgh directories as an architect in 1826, living at 1 Mound Place in the Old Town. He worked for the Provost, John Learmonth in feuing the Learmonth area of the city, north of Dean Village, continued in this role after John Learmonth was forced to pass the project on to the Heriot Trust, he is buried in Dean Cemetery. All works are in Edinburgh. Overseeing building of Rutland Street for Archibald Elliot Remodelling of Kerse House near Falkirk for the Earl of Zetland Rutland Square and Rutland Place 9 to 15 Inverleith Terrace Mill at Anstruther Greendykes Farm, Fife Elvingstone House and estate buildings, East Lothian Grangemouth West Church Parish School, Fife Polmont Parish Church Falkirk Grammar School Clarendon Crescent Eton Terrace Oxford Terrace Lennox Street
Pedro Mariño de Lobera was a Galician soldier and chronicler of the Arauco War in the Captaincy General of Chile. A professional soldier who served in the war between Spain and France, he went to the Americas in 1545. Mariño joined the forces of Pedro de La Gasca in Havana, when he received the order of King Carlos V to end the revolt of Gonzalo Pizarro in Peru, he was transferred to Lima where he remained until his trip to Chile, in 1551. In Chile he participated next to Pedro de Valdivia and Francisco de Villagra in the first campaigns made to the South, as an outstanding soldier, he was present in the campaigns of the governors García Hurtado de Mendoza and Rodrigo de Quiroga. In payment of his services, an encomienda in the city of Valdivia was granted to him, he was the corregidor of the city, rendering his aid to the victims of the flood caused by the 1575 Valdivia earthquake. He was corregidor of Camaná, in the south coast of Peru, returning to Lima. In his last years Mariño de Lobera developed a friendship with the Jesuit Fr.
Bartolomé de Escobar, in Chile, giving him the manuscripts of his Chronicle of the Kingdom of Chile to be corrected and published by the priest. Though Fr. Escobar edited the manuscript, the text was never printed at the time. Only in 1865 was it published in the Volume VI of the Colección de Historiadores de Chile y documentos relativos a la Historia Nacional de ese país. Mariño de Lobera died in Lima in 1594
Kim Si-hyeon is a South Korean singer and host. She is a member of Everglow under Yuehua Entertainment. Kim was born on August 1999, in Bundang-gu, South Korea. Kim competed in the first season of Mnet's reality television competition Produce 101 as an individual trainee in 2016, she was placed 40th and signed with Yuehua Entertainment. In 2018, Kim joined the third season of the franchise, Produce 48 alongside Wang Yiren and Choi Ye-na. Kim placed 27th and was once again eliminated. Kim debuted with Everglow on March 18, 2019, Everglow released their first single album, Arrival of Everglow, with the lead single "Bon Bon Chocolat", with their debut showcase. On February 7, 2020, Sihyeon was chosen as a new MC for SBS MTV's music program "The Show" alongside The Boyz's Juyeon and Kim Min-kyu
This is a list of products and services offered by American corporation Amazon. Amazon product lines include several media, baby products, consumer electronics, beauty products, gourmet food, groceries and personal-care items, industrial & scientific supplies, kitchen items and watches, lawn and garden items, musical instruments, sporting goods, automotive items and toys & games; the company launched amazon.com Auctions, a web auctions service, in March 1999. However, it failed to chip away at the large market share of the industry pioneer, eBay; the company launched a fixed-price marketplace business, zShops, in September 1999, the now defunct partnership with Sotheby's, called Sothebys.amazon.com, in November. Auctions and zShops evolved into Amazon Marketplace, a service launched in November 2000 that let customers sell used books, CDs, DVDs, other products alongside new items; as of October 2014, Amazon Marketplace is the largest of its kind, followed by similar marketplaces from Sears and Newegg.
In August 2007, Amazon announced AmazonFresh, a grocery service offering perishable and nonperishable foods. Customers could have orders delivered during a specified daytime window. Delivery was restricted to residents of Mercer Island and was expanded to several ZIP codes in Seattle proper. AmazonFresh operated pick-up locations in the suburbs of Bellevue and Kirkland from summer 2007 through early 2008. In 2012, Amazon announced the launch of Vine.com for buying green products, including groceries, household items, apparel. It is part of Quidsi, the company that Amazon bought in 2010 that runs the sites Diapers.com, Wag.com, YoYo.com. Amazon owns other e-commerce sites like Shopbop.com, Woot.com, Zappos.com. Amazon's Subscribe & Save program offers a discounted price on an item, free shipping on every Subscribe & Save shipment, automatic shipment of the item every one, three, or six months. In 2013, Amazon launched its site in Amazon.in. It started with electronic goods. In July 2014, Amazon said it would invest $2 billion in India to expand business, after its largest Indian rival Flipkart announced $1 billion in funding.
In 2014, Amazon sold 63 % of 40 % of all books sold overall. Fulfillment by Amazon Small and Light is a service introduced in 2015 that will provide fulfillment for small, light items from a center in Florence, Kentucky; the service will offer free standard shipping for small, low-value items offered on the site by third-party sellers. In 2015, a study by Survata found that 44% of respondents searching for products went directly to Amazon.com. For un detailed reasons, amazon.co-uk has a country blacklist with five areas forbidden to delivery of any kind of goods. A second section of 29 countries is interested by restrictions for some kind of goods, it includes democratic nations such as Bosnia-Herzegovina, Israel, Japan and Singapore. In 2005, Amazon announced the creation of Amazon Prime, a membership offering free two-day shipping within the contiguous United States on all eligible purchases for a flat annual fee of $79, as well as discounted one-day shipping rates. Amazon launched the program in Germany and the United Kingdom in 2007.
Amazon Prime membership in Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States provides Amazon Video, the instant streaming of selected movies and TV shows at no additional cost. In November 2011, it was announced that Prime members have access to the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library, which allows users to borrow certain popular Kindle e-books for free reading on Kindle hardware, up to one book a month, with no due date. In March 2014, Amazon announced an increase in the annual membership fee for Amazon Prime, from $79 to $99. Shortly after this change, Amazon announced Prime Music, a service in which members can get unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs and access to curated playlists. In November 2014, Amazon added Prime Photos, which allows unlimited photo storage in the users' Amazon Drive. Amazon began offering free same-day delivery to Prime members in 14 United States metropolitan areas in May 2015. In April 2015, Amazon started a trial partnership with Audi and DHL in order to get deliveries directly into the trunks of Audi cars.
This project is only available on the Munich area to some Audi connected car users. On July 15, 2015, to commemorate its 20th birthday, Amazon celebrated "Amazon Prime Day", which Amazon announced would feature deals for prime members that rivaled those on Black Friday; that month Amazon Prime announced that it would be signing Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, James May of BBC's Top Gear, to begin working on The Grand Tour, due to be released in 2016. On July 13, 2016, Amazon Prime said customers placed 60 percent more orders worldwide on "Prime Day". In December 2015, Amazon stated. Amazon Prime added 3 million members during the third week of December 2015, it was during December that Amazon announced the creation of the Streaming Partners Program, an over-the-top subscription service that enables Amazon Prime subscribers to add additional streaming video services to their accounts. Among the programming providers involved in the program are Showtime, Lifetime Movie Club (containing recent original movie titles from
Korake ti znam is a song by Bosnian pop-ballad singer Maya Sar. It was the Herzegovina entry at the Eurovision Song Contest 2012 in Baku, Azerbaijan. There is an Italian version "Passi Che Fai" and an English version "The Steps I Know" of the song. "Korake ti znam" premiered 15 March 2012. The song progressed from the second semi-final into the Eurovision Grand Final where it finished in 18th place out of 26 participants. Sar managed to acquire points from only 9 countries out of 41, including 10 points from Croatia and Turkey, but did not receive the maximum 12 points from any country, it was Bosnia and Herzegovina's worst result in the Eurovision final since 1997. The song was featured on the track-list of her 2013 debut studio album Krive riječi. Korake ti znam BHRT.ba/Mayabio MayaSar.com