Monthly Archives: November 2016

Wuzhen gets big data boost

Visitors who have excellent credit records will be able to enjoy great advantages in Wuzhen. Under the partnership, those who have a 600-or-above credit rating on Zhima, the system created by Ant Financial, can borrow umbrellas or batteries as well … Continue reading

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Government may do away with cash exchange gradually

While making the demonetisation announcement on November 8, the government had said it will review the limit for cash exchange after 15 days.

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The Tiny Internet Project, Part II

In the May 2016 issue (also available here), I introduced the idea of the Tiny Internet Project, a self-contained Linux project that shows how to build the key pieces of the public internet on a single computer using one or … Continue reading

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UK October gross mortgage lending yy GBP 20.6bln vs 21.8bln

The Council of Mortgage Lenders' members are banks, building societies and other lenders who together undertake around 97% of all residential mortgage lending in the UK. There are 11.1 million mortgages in the UK, with loans worth over

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From Scarborough to the Seychelles

Soon afterwards, industrialisation and the advent of railways created a whole new class of international holiday-goer, and increasingly urbanised seaside towns sprang up across Europe to cater to the newly-mobile masses.

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Southern Illinois winery hopes to gain gaming license

CARTERVILLE, IL (KFVS) -. Could a casino be the answer to southern Illinois' economy? One business thinks so. More than 100 residents are headed to Springfield on November 15 in support of Walker's Bluff getting a gaming license. The Carterville …

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Go stuff it! Or not. Either way, this stuffing is delicious

This photo shows sausage and grape Thanksgiving stuffing. Making one giant batch of stuffing allows for some of it to be used to stuff the turkey, while the rest can be put into a well-buttered baking dish.

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Frontier Puts A Human Face On Community Connections

Ethernet Network, which offers strict Service Level Agreements (SLAs), and a FiOS network that provides internet connections to small businesses and residential customers. Both are fiber networks and are in addition to the traditional copper services …

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Hyundai Commercial and Hyundai Capital Fueling Finance Operations with Cassiopae Software

As the financial service unit of Hyundai Motor Group, HCS provides auto financing, auto leasing, personal loans, and home mortgages.

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Understanding Capital Gains and Losses

Capital assets include a home, household furnishings and stocks and bonds held in a personal account. When a capital asset is sold, the difference between the amount you paid for the asset and the amount you sold it for is … Continue reading

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