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Matt WhiteFinextra - London

Bloggers beware

30 April 2008  |  2428 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

According to the BBC, a blogger who took aim at the police over what he considered mistreatment has been fined £150 with £364 costs for posting a "grossly offensive and menacing message". His freedom of speech defense didn't cut much ice with the magistrate. So be warned - think before you blog.

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Pre-paid cards a real cash rival?

25 April 2008  |  1955 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Following on from Navjeet’s post on the enduring popularity of cash, a serious digital rival looks to be emerging, at least if you believe the forum's panel discussing innovations in payments technology. A venture capitalist in the audience asked what sort of exciting new technology start-up he should be looking to invest his money in. The pa...

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E Trade sells off jets

03 April 2008  |  1447 views  |  0  |  Recommends 1

You have to feel for poor old E*Trade. In a seemingly desperate cost-cutting exercise, the beleaguered discount brokerage has had to sell off its corporate jets. Apparently the private planes enab...

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