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Monthly Archives: July 2011

Flight Deal Means You Can’t Get Away from Telemarketing Posted on Jul 29

Flight Deal Means You Can’t Get Away from Telemarketing

  Bubbling up on Facebook are links and messages from your friends, all saying “I love Southwest.” That may be true, but the details in an offer for potentially free tickets may not be all that loveable. Your Facebook friends, perhaps after being virally tipped   …Continue Reading Flight Deal Means You Can’t Get Away from Telemarketing

Netflix Users Face a Different Kind of Choice Posted on Jul 13

Netflix Users Face a Different Kind of Choice

  Netflix, which offers consumers DVDs mailed to their home or instantly streamed through a wide number of devices, offers subscribers so much variety that sometimes choosing what to watch can be a hard choice. But the company announced yesterday a new choice that will   …Continue Reading Netflix Users Face a Different Kind of Choice