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The Growing Demand for Cagayan de Oro Apartment for Rent

Examining the Current State of the Condo Rental Market in the Region The rise of condominiums and residential property developments in Cagayan de Oro has changed people’s preferences when it comes to alternative housing. The emerging real estate market is brought on by the steady progress of the economy of both the city and the country in general. As the city’s middle class sector continues to develop and various opportunities emerge, more people are finding themselves being able to afford to live or invest in high-rise units and residential buildings in the city. As a result, the demand for Cagayan de Oro apartment for rent has increased rather significantly in the recent years. The availability of affordable payment terms has also played a significant role in the rise of the condo rental market. Low interest rates and government housing loans from the Pag-IBIG Fund have helped bolster the real estate market—specifically the ...

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SEO and Content Marketing in The Philippines

A little more than a decade ago, search engine optimization (SEO) in the Philippines began with seasoned web developers taking on basic tasks like on-page optimization and other SEO techniques requested by clients. As the need for skilled SEO and web content specialists grew in well-developed countries like the US, the United Kingdom, and Australia, SEO in the Philippines started to grow and become one of the most robust SEO sourcing industries in the world. SEO and content marketing is now recognized as a different practice from web development. It has given birth to a new breed of passionate and perceptive practitioners who have extraordinary skills to propel your website to the top of search engine result pages. To date, there are tens of thousands of SEO and content specialists in the country either working for various SEO Philippines firms or doing some freelance digital marketing-related work for overseas clients. Although most ...

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The Tiny Apartment Lifestyle: Mistakes to Avoid When Picking a Paint Color

The color you choose to paint in your small apartment plays an important role in achieving order and harmony. Colors can make your place look either gloomy or cheerful, or even unwelcoming or cozy. So always put importance on choosing the paint because it certainly has a lot to speak about your tiny apartment. Here are some usual mistakes that people do when it comes to selecting paint color that you need to avoid: Choosing the furniture before the paint color Most of us usually decorate our place first and buy furniture before deciding on the paint color. Some would even draw color concepts from furniture hues. This is actually also the most common mistake people do when it comes to painting their place. You should always decide on the paint first before purchasing furniture because it is definitely easier to figure what stuff to buy when you’re already done painting the ...

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Tiny Space Lifestyle: Why Should I Consider Trying Living in a Small Apartment?

Most people, especially young professional and students, love staying in a studio apartment. With its convenience (every essential thing is within your arms’ reach) and its relatively cheaper lifestyle cost, living in a small apartment undeniably has a lot of advantages. Here are some reasons why living in a small unit is the best: No more “whole week” cleaning duties Good news for those who doesn’t like cleaning their place every day, because living in a small apartment requires you only a few hours to make the entire place spick and span. No need to spend extra hours dusting and scrubbing the whole place because a small room literally means a smaller area to clean. So instead of spending the whole weekend on housework, you can relax now. Plus, it is easier to maintain the cleanliness of a room when it’s small because you can easily spot areas that are messy.   Undisrupted personal ...

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Thriving and Surviving in a Small Apartment – How?

It is certainly true that living on a small apartment has a lot of perks—everything you entirely need is within your arms’ range, you easily clean your mess and you definitely get to save money from your electricity and maintenance bill. It may be cool to practice small space living but you also couldn’t avoid challenges along the way. Here are some tips on how to survive a small apartment lifestyle: Be creative and resourceful Creativity and resourcefulness are two of the basic attitude you must possess to be able to enjoy living in a small apartment. With only limited space to place your stuff, you have to be creative and resourceful enough to utilize every inch of the room. Aside from utilizing the limited floor area of your apartment, you also have to be creative enough to make the whole place breathable and at the same time cozy. Be a minimalist Being a ...

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House Rules: Most Frequent Interior Designing Mistakes That You Should Avoid

Planning to redecorate your small and cozy apartment? That’s awesome! But before you go altering your place, here are some interior design mistakes that you definitely have to avoid: Choosing the furniture before deciding on the paint color for the room We certainly understand that you are just so excited on revamping your place but you also need to know that there are steps you need to follow to achieve balance and order in your place. When redecorating your place, the first thing you need to do is choose the color you’ll paint the room with. Choosing the furniture would then come later after picking the paint color. Why? For the simple reason that it is undeniably easier to match the fixtures with a room that’s already painted. Buying everything from the same store Most of us want everything in our place to coordinate, and that’s why we usually buy all we need in ...

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How to Form a Manga Team

If you plan to make a manga series, you obviously can't do it alone. You need a team to help you out in finishing the chapters before your deadline draws near. If you really want to pursue this dream of becoming a successful manga artist, here are some tips on how to form a manga team: No Professional Skills Necessary Some people think that if you want to create a manga, you’ll have to get a degree in a related field so you can be part of a credible manga team. That's not true. In fact, some people chose to draw manga even if the degree they have is not in line with this field. All you really need is the creative talent and the willingness to improve on your drawing skills. After all, you can't always stick to one art style all your life. Start with a Small Group Some popular manga ...

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Unfamiliar Manga Titles with Great Stories

Sometimes people are just so attached to mainstream manga titles such as One Piece, Dragonball, Naruto, and so on. There are actually some manga titles that are not very popular, but once you get to read them, you’ll realize they actually have very nice storylines. Below are some of these unfamiliar titles. It’s definitely worth your while to look through these titles if you have the time. Happy reading! Bitter Virgin Originally published from 2006 to 2008, this is a seinen manga made by Kei Kusunoki. There was a certain period when the manga went on hiatus due to the mangaka having to cope with a miscarriage. Bitter Virgin tells the story of the developing relationship between high school students Daisuke Suwa and Hinako Aikawa. Daisuke became too protective towards Hinako ever since he learned of her tragic past. Ano Natsu de Matteru Translated in English as Waiting in the Summer, this manga adaptation of ...

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Beginner’s Guide to Buying the Best Portable Vaporizer

Vaporizers, in general, are designed to release active ingredients in various herbs and plant products through the process of vaporizing. For convenience, they are built to be portable. It’s a highly uncomplicated device. However, buying or choosing one would be a highly complicated process. A smoker who wishes to switch to vaping or even an experienced vaper would find the number of varieties available a bit overwhelming. To someone who has no clear idea of what he’s looking for, the task of choosing a particular model or brand would be confusing. There are a lot of factors to consider simply because not all vaporizers are built the same. Some devices are more efficient than others. Others are affordable while the rest may be priced higher for a reason. While these devices are generally portable, they do vary in sizes. Some vaporizers are conveniently smaller. A lighter device is great for carrying ...

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Some of the Strangest and Freaky-Looking Contact Lenses for Halloween

Halloween is a fun time for kids and adults alike. Granted that watching kids on a sugar-high running around the neighborhood is a bit scary, but dressing up in elaborate costumes, putting on creepy makeup, and setting up fancy special effects to give the neighborhood children a nice scare is quite exciting. One of the fun and artistic aspects of putting on a Halloween costume is the wide selection of colored contact lenses that can match your outfit. With the advent of Halloween contact lenses, otherwise known as special effects or costume lenses, anyone with an affinity for wearing elaborate and flamboyant costumes during Halloween can make their outfits even more terrifying and authentic. There are literally hundreds of different colored contact lens designs to choose from. Some are subtle enough to wear on a daily basis, while others are rather freaky and strange that they are absolutely perfect for Halloween. One ...

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The Growing Demand for Cagayan de Oro Apartment for Rent

Examining the Current State of the Condo Rental Market in the Region

The rise of condominiums and residential property developments in Cagayan de Oro has changed people’s preferences when it comes to alternative housing. The emerging real estate market is brought on by the steady progress of the economy of both the city and the country in general. As the city’s middle class sector continues to develop and various opportunities emerge, more people are finding themselves being able to afford to live or invest in high-rise units and residential buildings in the city. As a result, the demand for Cagayan de Oro apartment for rent has increased rather significantly in the recent years. (more…)

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SEO and Content Marketing in The Philippines

A little more than a decade ago, search engine optimization (SEO) in the Philippines began with seasoned web developers taking on basic tasks like on-page optimization and other SEO techniques requested by clients. As the need for skilled SEO and web content specialists grew in well-developed countries like the US, the United Kingdom, and Australia, SEO in the Philippines started to grow and become one of the most robust SEO sourcing industries in the world.

SEO and content marketing is now recognized as a different practice from web development. It has given birth to a new breed of passionate and perceptive practitioners who have extraordinary skills to propel your website to the top of search engine result pages. To date, there are tens of thousands of SEO and content specialists in the country either working for various SEO Philippines firms or doing some freelance digital marketing-related work for overseas clients.

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The Tiny Apartment Lifestyle: Mistakes to Avoid When Picking a Paint Color

Paint Color

The color you choose to paint in your small apartment plays an important role in achieving order and harmony. Colors can make your place look either gloomy or cheerful, or even unwelcoming or cozy. So always put importance on choosing the paint because it certainly has a lot to speak about your tiny apartment. Here are some usual mistakes that people do when it comes to selecting paint color that you need to avoid: (more…)

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Thriving and Surviving in a Small Apartment – How?

Apartment

It is certainly true that living on a small apartment has a lot of perks—everything you entirely need is within your arms’ range, you easily clean your mess and you definitely get to save money from your electricity and maintenance bill. It may be cool to practice small space living but you also couldn’t avoid challenges along the way. Here are some tips on how to survive a small apartment lifestyle:

Be creative and resourceful

Creativity and resourcefulness are two of the basic attitude you must possess to be able to enjoy living in a small apartment. With only limited space to place your stuff, you have to be creative and resourceful enough to utilize every inch of the room. Aside from utilizing the limited floor area of your apartment, you also have to be creative enough to make the whole place breathable and at the same time cozy. (more…)

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House Rules: Most Frequent Interior Designing Mistakes That You Should Avoid

Planning to redecorate your small and cozy apartment? That’s awesome! But before you go altering your place, here are some interior design mistakes that you definitely have to avoid:

wrong furniture

Choosing the furniture before deciding on the paint color for the room

We certainly understand that you are just so excited on revamping your place but you also need to know that there are steps you need to follow to achieve balance and order in your place. When redecorating your place, the first thing you need to do is choose the color you’ll paint the room with. Choosing the furniture would then come later after picking the paint color. Why? For the simple reason that it is undeniably easier to match the fixtures with a room that’s already painted. (more…)

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How to Form a Manga Team

If you plan to make a manga series, you obviously can’t do it alone. You need a team to help you out in finishing the chapters before your deadline draws near. If you really want to pursue this dream of becoming a successful manga artist, here are some tips on how to form a manga team:

manga group

No Professional Skills Necessary

Some people think that if you want to create a manga, you’ll have to get a degree in a related field so you can be part of a credible manga team. That’s not true. In fact, some people chose to draw manga even if the degree they have is not in line with this field. All you really need is the creative talent and the willingness to improve on your drawing skills. After all, you can’t always stick to one art style all your life. (more…)

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Unfamiliar Manga Titles with Great Stories

Sometimes people are just so attached to mainstream manga titles such as One Piece, Dragonball, Naruto, and so on. There are actually some manga titles that are not very popular, but once you get to read them, you’ll realize they actually have very nice storylines. Below are some of these unfamiliar titles. It’s definitely worth your while to look through these titles if you have the time. Happy reading!

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Beginner’s Guide to Buying the Best Portable Vaporizer

Vaporizers, in general, are designed to release active ingredients in various herbs and plant products through the process of vaporizing. For convenience, they are built to be portable. It’s a highly uncomplicated device. However, buying or choosing one would be a highly complicated process. A smoker who wishes to switch to vaping or even an experienced vaper would find the number of varieties available a bit overwhelming. To someone who has no clear idea of what he’s looking for, the task of choosing a particular model or brand would be confusing.

There are a lot of factors to consider simply because not all vaporizers are built the same. Some devices are more efficient than others. Others are affordable while the rest may be priced higher for a reason. While these devices are generally portable, they do vary in sizes. Some vaporizers are conveniently smaller. A lighter device is great for carrying around but there are some people who actually prefer to go for bulkier types since it provides them with an easier grip. The choices are as varied as the preferences of consumers. For that reason, it’s technically hard to pin down which device can be considered as the best portable vaporizer. Owing to the fact that consumer preferences vary, what one person may consider as the best may not be the perfect choice for another. (more…)

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Creative and Witty Costume Ideas for Halloween

Although children enjoy trick-or-treating and dressing up like princesses and superheroes on Halloween, most adults are quite enthusiastic about this particular holiday as well, especially when it comes to picking out the perfect costume to wear to an office party or masquerade ball. Believe it or not, most people these days spend a significant amount of time fixing their costumes, while some sit in front of their computers browsing through website after website to find the perfect get-up.

If you feel like every Halloween costume you can think of has already been taken and used many times over, there are a few creative costume ideas you might find interesting and worth considering. For instance, guys can go as a snake charmer – with a twist. Find an Aladdin-like costume complete with baggy pants and a small cap or turban. Then, find a stuffed or rubber snake and attach it to a long wire to make it stiff but poseable. Insert and secure the snake in the front of your pants with at least half of its body sticking out. Bring a flute with you as you mingle with the people at the party and expect to hear some giggles and laughter from your friends and colleagues. (more…)

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Costume Styles and Ideas for First Time Cosplayers

Cosplay, or costume play for short, is an event where fans of a particular series or entertainment genre dress up as their favorite character. Fans of films, science fiction, horror, comic books, videogames, and superhero sagas often participate in conventions that celebrate their respective genres; from videogames conventions to comic conventions, otherwise known as comic-con.

There are many different types of conventions that fans can participate in, and one of the most popular are anime conventions held in various countries around the world. Anime conventions feature panels of different voice actors, artists, and anime illustrators. Local and foreign musical bands also grace the stage in such conventions, as well as a plethora of attractions dedicated to different anime franchises. Enthusiasts can browse and buy different items, collectibles, and memorabilia of their favorite anime characters. (more…)

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What to Expect after You Start Wearing Contact Lenses

If it’s your first time to try wearing contact lenses to enhance your vision, you might want to read up on the possible scenarios that you may end up in just so you’ll know what to expect.

If you’ve recently decided to get a prescription from an eye specialist in order to finally correct whatever problems you have with your eyesight then congratulations, you are now on your way to seeing the world more clearly. However, before you do start enjoying the benefits, you’ll need to endure around two to four weeks wherein you will have to wear your new pair of contact lenses for extended periods during the day to allow your eyes to adjust to it well. This is known as the break-in period. Usually, the more rigid the pair of contact lenses you have, the longer it will take for your eyes to adjust. That’s why it usually takes lesser time for soft kinds of contact lenses to break in. (more…)

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Valuable Eye Care Tips for the Halloween

Dressing up for Halloween is pretty exciting. The entire process itself is something a lot of people look forward to in every year. This is practically one of those occasions where kids and adults alike are caught up preparing for the same thing — Halloween parties. It’s a tradition that comes as a treat for people of all ages. Every year, the costumes get more daring and exotic. A lot of people play up their looks with different kinds of gimmicks. The use of bizarre and out-of-this-world contact lenses has become a trend especially during this time of the year. If you have always wanted to try out using colored contacts Halloween is the best time to do so. However, if you do want to try them out or have already started using them, you have to remind yourself to observe proper eye care as well as to take the necessary precautions to protect your precious peepers. (more…)

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Scuba Diving Tips – Reasons for Using Dive Lights

When you do some research about what pieces of equipment you need to bring on a scuba diving adventure, you’re likely to come across several articles telling you to bring dive lights. If you plan to dive only during the day, however, you may be wondering if there really is a need to bring dive lights with you.

Here’s the thing: As you go deeper underwater, certain wavelengths of lights are gradually lost. This means you lose sight of colors the deeper you go. This significantly diminishes the beauty of the underwater world to the naked eye, regardless of the time of day you go diving. By bringing dive lights with you, you can illuminate the dive site and view the corals and fish in all their brilliantly-colored glory. (more…)

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Dealing With Rust on Your HVAC Systems

 

Heating and air Las Vegas is always a problem for most given the area’s temperature’s penchant for swinging through extreme levels of temperature; nights are cold while during the daytime the sun is blistering hot. Worse, HVAC systems—like any other appliance with metal parts—tend to corrode over time. Baseboard-type heaters, in particular, tend to corrode more easily than other types. You might think of replacing corroded HVACs, but keep in mind that this move will cost you a small fortune. (more…)

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Garcinia Cambogia Fruit Extract and Its Potential Health Benefits

The fruit known as Garcinia Cambogia is originally used in certain regions of Southeast Asia as a traditional medicine, as well as for adding flavor in various local cuisines. However, most of the people of the western world and the netizens have come to know the fruit as an appetite suppressant and a fat burning dietary supplement. To no one’s surprise, Garcinia Cambogia extract has garnered a huge market in the health foods industry.

Garcinia Cambogia, sometimes called Gambooge for short, is a small pumpkin-like fruit and a close relative to the purple mangosteen, otherwise known as Garcinia Mangostana. Various clinical research have shown that the extract derived from the fruit has some fat burning and appetite suppressing properties, music in the ears for someone who wants to lose weight.

Some of the known health benefits attributed to hydroxycitric acid (HCA), the active chemical found in the fruit, include an increased production of serotonin, which helps reduce stress, inhibits the fat production process, helps your body to metabolize sugars and carbohydrates more efficiently, allows you to sleep better at night, and of course, it suppresses the appetite.

By promoting a more efficient metabolic system, HCA extract will essentially keep your body from accumulating harmful cholesterol levels. The increased serotonin levels will help eliminate stress and elevate your mood, ideal for many emotional eaters and for people who have an uncontrollable knack for binge eating. In effect, by taking a daily dose of Garcinia Cambogia extract, you will not only lose weight, but be a lot healthier as well.

But how do know if the product is legit and not a counterfeit? How do you know what’s the best brand for Garcinia Cambogia weight loss supplements? With the overwhelming number of products in the market, how do choose one that is safe and effective? (more…)

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Repair Rate Estimates for Your HVAC System

Usually, HVAC repair Las Vegas contractors do not provide fixed pricing quotes over the phone unless they are able to conduct an inspection on your unit. They only provide a price range which is usually in between $190- $140 when being asked regarding the cost of their service. Keep in mind too, that HVAC companies have different approaches about payment structure of service, with established companies typically asking higher cost rates than small HVAC entities.

If you want an idea of how much you should pay, here’s a guide you should read.

On Hourly Rates

The cost typically ranges between $99-$150 per hour. Sometimes, the cost is negotiable but most service providers refuse to go below the standard rate. If you’re not amenable to an hourly scheme, note that there are companies charging a flat-rate per repair. The latter’s a more preferable option since the rate is fixed no matter what. (more…)

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Australian Business Number (ABN) – What It Means For Your Online Business

If you are running an online business, you may want to consider applying for an Australian Business Number (ABN). The Australian market has great potential for any type of business. It is quite huge and diverse, and if you wish to maximize your profit, tapping into this market can further your online business to greater heights. But if you want to do business in the Sunburnt Country, you will definitely need an ABN number.

In order for you to legally do business in Australia, online or otherwise, you will need to register your business with the Australian Tax Office (ATO). And among the requirements for this process is having an ABN number. Once your business is registered, it will be integrated into the country’s existing tax system. You will be able to receive payment notices from the ATO and be placed on the Australian Business Register where other businesses and entities can check out your credentials if they wish to conduct business with you in the future. (more…)

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Australian Entrepreneur – 5 Essential Skills You Need to Have

Studies that looked into the failure of businesses in Australia revealed that a lack of the necessary skills was the major cause of about 90% of those failures. Before you get your own business off the ground, therefore, you may first want to make sure you have all the necessary skills.

Vision

While this may not be an outright skill, it is critical to becoming a successful entrepreneur. How will you reach success if you don’t even know what you’re trying to achieve? Without a clear vision, your business strategies will likely be unfocused and therefore highly ineffective. Remember as well that a clear vision is often what makes a person the kind of leader people love to follow.

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Dealing with Damages Caused by Removal Companies

It is not uncommon that removalists may accidentally damage several of your possessions. As a client or customer, you have every right to complain and to take action against any oversight. It doesn’t matter if was due to human error, damage during transportation, or an accident while placing the things in the new location.

Customers Will Always Have the Right

Be careful about companies that have contracts that stipulate things like, “___Inc. will not be held responsible for any damages, etc.” Statements like this are completely vague and questionable. In the first place, the removal company should do what they can to ensure that all items of their customers will be transported safely. So statements like the aforementioned would be unfair for the customer, especially of interstate removalists Melbourne (because the more distant the destinations are, the more there will be opportunities for damages to occur). Keep in mind that customers like yourself put their trust in the Melbourne removalists they hired from Day One. They should never be forced to sign such vague and irresponsible stipulation. (more…)

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The Disadvantages of Moving

Moving Out BoxesThere is nothing wrong moving from one place to another if given the opportunity. Sometimes, we tend to neglect the negative effects it has on us and how we are able to deal with it emotionally. Reasons for moving can either be for a better environment or due to work-related obligations.

Moving Is Stressful for the Mind and Heart

When you think of moving, you think of the expenses, the stress of checking if you have everything packed, the removalist service you’ve hired, the papers that you need to process, and the people that you’ll be leaving behind. It’s stressful for the mind to think about the technicalities and it’s stressful for the emotions since you won’t be seeing or feeling the same people and environment that you have been used to for so long. (more…)

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Guides in Choosing the Right Real Estate

Having a hard time looking for a real estate to move into? An office or a residential home property perhaps? Before hiring movers from a removalist company, it is important to know what you are looking for and where you really want to relocate.

The following questions collectively serve as a guide to help you quickly pinpoint your needs.

1. What type of real estate are you looking for?

There are actually different types of real estate. Before buying one, you should know first what your needs are and what type of real estate can fulfill that need. The different types of real estate are the following:

  • Income-Producing Real Estate. It includes offices, retail, industrial, leased residential, hotels, mini-storage, parking lots, and seniors care housing.
  • Non-Income Producing Real Estate. It includes houses and vacant properties or vacant commercial buildings.

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