Monthly Archives: March 2007

Nice campaign to good causes

http://im.live.com/Messenger/IM/Home/i’m is a new initiative from Windows Live™ Messenger. Every time you start a conversation using i’m, Microsoft shares a portion of the program’s advertising revenue with some of the world’s most effective organizations dedicated to social causes. We’ve set … Continue reading

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Sigtuna — Sweden’s First Town

Today there are still areas to explore, things to discover right under our feet. Archaeologists are continuously busy uncovering and mapping our early history. Sigtuna is the earliest, still existing, Swedish town. Join us in a walk along Stora gatan, … Continue reading

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IKEA

1943 — IKEA is founded by Ingvar Kamprad. In 1943, when Ingvar was 17, his father gave him a gift for succeeding in his studies. The gift was used to establish his own business. The name IKEA was formed from … Continue reading

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