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2013-05-09 23:31:42

Debt Consolidation USA is rejoicing with the announcement that the Consumer Credit Fairness Act had been passed by the Assembly to protect New Yorkers from abusive debt collectors. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 09, 2013 Debt Consolidation USA is happy with the announcement that the Assembly passed the recent consumer protection bill. Known as the Consumer Credit Fairness Act (A.2678/Weinstein), this bill seeks to protect consumers further against abusive debt collectors. The announcement was...

US Antitrust Keeps Watchful Eye On Google, More Probes Possible
2013-04-17 13:03:58

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Last week a coalition composed of companies like Microsoft, Nokia and Oracle filed a complaint with European regulators about what they believe are Google´s anti-competitive behaviors. In short, the companies believe that Google´s Android is a “Trojan horse” which is used to steer more traffic towards their own sites and services. The FairSearch coalition likely filed their complaint with European...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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