Daily Archives: November 2, 2010

Google Buzz settlement will fund internet privacy efforts

Google emailed all Gmail and Google Buzz users in regard to a class action lawsuit. The settlement will not go to users, but privacy groups.
Google Buzz

What the cell phone effect means to Election 2010

The “cell phone effect” could be producing Election 2010 poll results with built-in bias against Democrats, claims Pew Research Center...
A man speaking on a cell phone. His head is surrounded by a miniature phone boot with a sign on the outside that reads “cell phone.”

U.S. home ownership rates falling as foreclosure crisis deepens

U.S. home ownership rates have fallen to the lowest level in a decade, and millions of Americans are expected to lose their homes in 2011...
us homeownership rate hits the dirt

Payday loan APR Fees and How They Compare To Other Financing Rates

A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.
A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.

2010 election results | Tracking the results of the 2010 vote

The results of the 2010 elections are slowly but surely coming in. Track the results of initiative, legislative, and gubernatorial races here.
2010 election results

Expression and values in society today

Society is struggling with rapid change and the shifts in behavior regarding expression of its members that adheres or contradicts its values.
The human society

SCVNGR goes global, unleashes zombie horde on businesses

The Android and iPhone social gaming app SCVNGR provides real-world coupons for location-based games -- and it could turn you into a zombie.
SCVNGR

Installment Loans Online and How They Differ From The Average Payday Loan

One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.
One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.

Groups urge UK government to place rate caps on short-term credit

Organizations such as End Legal Loan Sharking are pressuring British government to impose stronger payday loan regulations such as fee caps.
A pile of money.

California ballot, Prop 19 results pending

Prop 19 in California is up for a vote, and the results are eagerly awaited. It will be the first state to legalize marijuana, if successful.
Marijuana

Holiday loans | Avoid stress during the holidays

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The Ease and Convenience of Short Term Loans Needs To Be Managed In A Smart Way

It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.
It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.

Pancreatic cancer awareness month marks gains in early detection

Pancreatic cancer is a deadly disease that is hard to detect, but scientists have made recent breakthroughs in early diagnosis and treatment.
Patrick Swayze died from pancreatic cancer at 57

Small loan lenders could hardly afford to buy elections

The small loan industry has been accused more than once of buying officials. The industry can't afford to match the largest contributors.
Jack Abramoff