Canada risks being left behind in shift to clean energy

The shift to clean energy is producing huge economic gains, but Canada risks being left behind if the federal government doesn’t get on board, a new report warns. That’s the message from energy and climate think tank Clean Energy Canada, which paints a picture of a world increasingly embracing – and investing in – green […]


The W3C says its payments platform will cover "international low-value remittances

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is working to develop open standards that will enable companies and individuals to make secure payments over the web. Today (Wednesday 15 October) it launched a Payments Interest Group, which it hopes will attract industry participants from banks and card providers, e-commerce companies, merchants, the suppliers of browsers and […]


HBO will offer a stand-alone streaming service

english: This is the american HBO brand logo. ® 2008 Home Box Office, Inc. All Rights Reserved. português: Este é o logotipo da marca estadunidense HBO. ® 2008 Home Box Office, Inc. Todos os Direitos Rervados. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) HBO will offer a stand-alone streaming service to customers in the U.S. next year, removing a big brick from […]


Greece has begun talks for ending International Monetary Fund aid to the country

Greece has begun talks for ending International Monetary Fund aid to the country, but will continue to have routine post-bailout reviews by the Washington-based group, a Greek official said after talks with the IMF’s chief on Sunday. The IMF is deeply unpopular in Greece for insisting on austerity cuts under Greece’s 240 billion euro EU/IMF […]


issuers and fraud and e-commerce service providers

Requiring shoppers to authenticate themselves when making a purchase online—via card-based fraud prevention tools such as Verified by Visa and MasterCard SecureCode—is one way retailers can fight back against online fraud. But only 57% of merchants use or support those programs, according to a new report by Cardinal Commerce. The report, based on a survey […]


Credit card payment processing

It is the selling season and it is now time to get you payment processing solutions in order! New rates, updated products; the season in here! Do you have a high risk business in the United States, Europe, Canada or Asia? We can help! Since 2003 eComTechnology has been providing check and high risk credit card […]


discount shopping at CanAmShop

CanAmShop distributes organic and natural products spanning 775 brands in over 125 product categories totalling 16,500 products for shipping in the US and Canada. No order is too small! Allergy Free, Baking Pans, Tools, Bags, Totes, Baking Essentials, Breakfast Foods, Condiments, Drinks, Eco-Home, For Baby, Pets, dog treats, Fruits, Vegetables, Gift, Ideas, Grains, Beans, Sides, […]


Facebook Inc. won European Union antitrust approval to buy WhatsApp Inc

Facebook Inc. (FB) won European Union antitrust approval to buy messaging service WhatsApp Inc. for about $19 billion, its biggest acquisition to date. The European Commission cleared the deal without seeking any concessions, saying a careful review showed the two businesses aren’t close competitors and consumers will continue to have a wide choice of communications […]


World leaders gather in Washington to ponder how to sustain economic recovery

World policymakers gather in Washington later this week to ponder how to sustain economic recovery at a time when the United States is about to turn off its money taps. Given the same G20 finance ministers and central bankers met in Australia only two weeks ago it is not hard to guess how the debate […]