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Do eCommerce Giving Programs Effectively Raise Money for Charity?

Craig Newmark | Posted 01.25.2014 | Impact
Craig Newmark

The idea behind craigconnects is giving the voiceless a real voice, and the powerless real power. I see it as everyone doing some small, or big, part. One way to do this is by giving back via purchases and a few key initiatives.

Apple's Gamble on Fingerprint Scanners May Take a While to Pay Off

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 11.12.2013 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

If Touch ID doesn't work how users believe it should, they will simply ignore it and forget about it. But for Apple, that will mean an enormous business opportunity lost.

Touching Infinity: The Touchscreen Singularity Is Here

Keith Blanchard | Posted 08.27.2013 | Technology
Keith Blanchard

Suddenly, the boundary between the virtual and the real is all around us, a vanishingly thin plane that can be stretched over any real-world object, and that can connect us, with fingertip pressure, to the deep digital, social, data-rich world behind that object.

7 People To Cut Out Of Your Financial Life

Posted 03.26.2013 | OWN

By Amy Shearn Love them, lunch with them, just don't share money matters with them. Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Facebook an...

3 Things You’ll Regret Spending Money On (And 5 You Won't)

Posted 11.29.2012 | OWN

By Amy Shearn Sometimes, efforts to save money just net you a cheap, terrible version of something you'll have to replace before you can say, "That...

You Are What You Have Done, Not What You Own

Art Markman, Ph.D. | Posted 08.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Art Markman, Ph.D.

This study suggests that people feel that their own self-concept is influenced more strongly by what they have done than by what they own. Another series of studies in this paper explores perceptions of self by others.

One Expense Leads to Another?

J.D. Roth | Posted 07.11.2012 | Money
J.D. Roth

Have you ever bought something only to discover that this one purchase led to another? And another? And another? I have, and it's frustrating.

I'm Not Shopping (How To Stop Spending in this Dangerous Holiday Month)

Richard Laermer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard Laermer

Grandma got run over by a reindeer on her way to Kohl's at 3 a.m on Black Friday. Don't ask me why the store was open and how come employees don't rev...

Balanced Life -- Buy Needful Things

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gretchen Rubin

I'm working on my Happiness Project, and you could have one, too! Everyone's project will look different, but it's the rare person who can't benefit....