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Comment: Not an "Initiative" (Score 1) 339

by dbrossard (#47114903) Attached to: The Singularity Is Sci-Fi's Faith-Based Initiative
I think the subby may not understand what "faith base intiative" means. It isn't a belief, it is (or was, as previously named) a goverment program to strengthen religious organizations (as well as community organizations) to ideally have them handle more charity outreach. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W...
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+ - Google Offers Beta launch to compete with Groupon->

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dbrossard writes: Using Portland as its first test city, the Silicon Valley search engine company is trying out a new service here first. This time it's Google Offers, a "social buying" service that evokes Groupon, Living Social and other online dealmakers.

Social buying sites feature discounts, available exclusively online. They're typically available for a limited time, or to a limited number of customers.

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+ - Google Voice to support Number Porting

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dbrossard writes: "Google has announced that they will allow you to Port your existing mobile number to Google Voice. Today, we’re excited to announce that Number Porting is available for all existing Google Voice users. This means you can make the mobile number you’ve always used your Google Voice number, so it can ring any phone you want—or even your computer."

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