Would you rent your wedding dress? 40 per cent of brides would

Your big day can be one of the most expensive events you’ll ever throw in your life, especially with UK couples spending on average an eye-watering £27,000 on their nuptials.

This has prompted a new wave of savvy brides on a budget to turn to renting their wedding dresses instead of forking out on a frock they will wear only once.

“It’s crazy how much the cost of weddings has sky-rocketed in the last decade, but there are plenty of ways you can save some money and keep within a smaller budget,” says BusinessWaste.co.uk spokesman Mark Hall, who commissioned the survey.

“Renting a wedding dress is a great way to still look the part but save some precious pennies that could be put to much better use in future married life!”

Bargain bridal ballgowns

Currently, the average UK bride will spend around £1,300 on her wedding dress, which is likely … Read more

Top 5 EdTech startups that changed education online

Online education has always been a part of the academic process, but implementing tools for remote learning became essential due to the pandemic. Among such tools, there are educational applications, augmented reality-based solutions for learning at home, virtual reality classrooms, services for video calls, etc.

According to the Forbes Magazine predictions, the EdTech products market will reach $325 billion by 2025. These applications make studying more fun and engaging and often boost students’ motivation to learn more and do better through gamification.

Gamification borrows mechanics for punishment, rewards, progress indications, and story structuring from games and puts them in non-game contexts. Implemented within e-learning software, gamification:

• Engages students via a feedback loop with rewards, scores, and encouragement after completing each task. That activates the brain’s pleasure circuit and makes them addicted to the learning processes, so they come back to learn more and get more points.
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Tokyo Olympics: U.S. wins highest number of Medals

Game(No. of ) MedalsPlayer
Basketball1 Gold
  • Gold: Women’s 3×3 — Allisha Gray, Kelsey Plum, Stefanie Dolson and Jackie Young
Boxing1 Bronze
  • Bronze: Women’s welterweight: Oshae Jones
Canoe1 Gold
  • Gold: Women’s canoe 120-meter sprint — Nevin Harrison
Cycling1 Silver, 1 Bronze
  • Silver: Women’s BMX freestyle — Hannah Roberts
  • Bronze: Women’s team pursuit — Megan Jastrab, Jennifer Valente, Chloe Dygert, Emma White, Lily Williams
Diving2 Silver, 1 Bronze
  • Silver: Women’s synchronized 10-meter platform — Jessica Parratto and Delaney Schnell
  • Silver: Men’s synchronized 3-meter springboard — Michael Hixon and Andrew Capobianco
  • Bronze: Women’s 3-meter springboard — Krysta Palmer
Equestrian1 Silver
  • Silver: Team dressage — Adrienne Lyle, Steffen Peters and Sabine Schut-Kery
Fencing1 Gold, 1 Bronze
  • Gold: Women’s individual foil — Lee Kiefer
  • Bronze: Men’s foil team — Alex Massialas, Race Imboden and Gerek Meinhardt
Golf1 Gold
  • Gold: Men’s individual stroke play — Xander
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Which Online Sites Offer Free and Paid Online Entertainment

Today the internet is one of the biggest sources of entertainment. There are so many possibilities and options that when choosing one, it is very difficult to choose.
Depending on your interests and budget, you will find various options, from online casinos like NetBet to streaming platforms, online games, and websites, to learn new skills while having fun. You will also find both paid and free options. If you still don’t know what to choose, read the following recommendations.

Online casinos

Online casinos are one of the most popular activities in the online world, and their growth continues to get bigger. Moreover, the analysis and studies of the experts announce even greater growth, which will not stop at least in the next five years.

Online casinos are developing new functions, updating and introducing new games, and improving the relationship with the user to maintain the growth curve. Otherwise, they would … Read more