Which energy source is the best option?

The pros and cons of various energy sources that power our electric grids

Which energy source is the best option?SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. Oct. 22, 2016/ Troy Media/ - Electricity is a crucial part of everyday life in the U.S. It powers our homes, businesses, hospitals, government buildings and even plays a vital role in the transportation system. Since the first electric grid fired up in 1882, our options for generating energy have expanded dramatically.…

The future of energy is no longer science fiction

In labs all over the globe people are hard at work refining the technology many of us may still view as science fiction

The future of energy is no longer science fictionSAN FRANCISCO, Calif. Sept. 27, 2016/ Troy Media/ - Think the day of the Jetsons or Star Trek is still far off into the future? Well, you’re wrong. In labs all over the globe people are hard at work creating the technology many of us may still view as science fiction, including renewable energy sources…

A few of the U.S.’s most controversial elections

Voting fraud, mudslinging, and Electoral College disputes have always existed in U.S. Presidential races

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. Aug. 25, 2016/ Troy Media/ - The United States has had its fair share of contentious presidential elections. During the current campaign, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are in a perpetual battle over who can be more controversial and scandalous. Many Americans are likening this election season to “choosing the lesser of…

Do you qualify for American disability benefits?

Getting help dramatically increases your chances of getting through the system in one trip

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. Aug. 23, 2016/ Troy Media/ - Disability benefits are very controversial. There are some who insist they are “entitlements” that need to be cut. On the other side of the issue are the people who are literally unable to survive without their disability payments. These people put themselves through the ringer just…

Punishing someone for who they are perverse

Religion implicated in homophobia that led to the killings in Orlando

Punishing someone for who they are perverseLEICESTER, England July 11, 2016/ Troy Media/ - Sexuality is not a matter of choice. One's sexual orientation is decided by nature. Punishing someone for something they have no control over is perverse. So why do so many hold homophobic views, and why do some, like the Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen, act on those…

Keeping up with the latest technology in your own best interest

Developers are continually improving our devices to last longer, perform better, and be more secure, accessible and entertaining

Keeping up with the latest technology in your own best interestSAN FRANCISCO, Calif. May 21, 2016/ Troy Media/ - Nobody wants to be “that guy.” You know the one I’m talking about. The guy who brags about not having a television, or who pulls out a day planner when everyone is updating their calendars on a device. Or, worst of all, the person who can’t…

Spring time guide to beginner’s sports gear

Key to making sure your new routine becomes part of your lifestyle comes down to motivation and, of course, having the right gear

Spring time guide to beginner’s sports gearSAN FRANCISCO, Calif. May 18, 2016/ Troy Media/ - Summer will soon be upon us, the time of year when everyone is telling us to get out there and exercise. For those of us who haven’t been working out, or participated in any sports or other fitness related activities for several months or longer, it…

Take the stress out of managing your workforce

Five tips for getting the most out of your workforce without losing your mind

Take the stress out of managing your workforceSAN FRANCISCO, CA May 3, 2016/ Troy Media/ - It’s not easy being a manager. Besides feeling that you need a degree in Abnormal Psychology to understand your most eccentric employees, you also need to manage logistics if your workforce is not in the same location. Fortunately, logistics are the easy part. Programs like [popup…

5 easy ways for women to burn off fat

Burn off those extra pounds just in time to hit the beach this summer season

5 easy ways for women to burn off fat//  burn off fat  burn off fat SAN FRANCISCO, CA Mar 2, 2016/ Troy Media/ - Every woman has been there. Summer is coming up fast and we vow to burn that body fat as quickly as possible to fit into that bikini before the pool even opens for the season. But there are so…

What kind of investing is right for you?

Build your portfolio based on what works the best for you and your goals

//  investing  investing SAN FRANCISCO, CA Feb 19, 2016/ Troy Media/ - To secure your financial future, you need to invest. But with so many different types of investing, how do you decide which option is best for you? The good news is that you don’t have to pick just one. Financial experts agree that…