Gamification is helping businesses create that buzz with a greater return on investment than ever before [source: Zichermann]. One way they’re doing this is through customer rewards programs. Chances are you’ve used one of these programs, perhaps by getting a discount rewards card at a grocery store chain or starting a punch card at a local coffee shop.
The film can contain some profanity, violence or brief nudity, but only in relatively mild intensity. Some Material May Be Inappropriate For Children Under 13.” The MPAA added this rating in 1984 to denote films in which violence, profanity or sexual content is intense enough that many parents would not want to expose their younger children to the film, but not so intense as to warrant an R rating. Any movie featuring drug use will get at least a PG 13 rating.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My Profile”More and more we see products being sold out of homes, some counterfeit products,” she said, adding that some are being sold over the internet, with claims such as they can cure H1N1 influenza.The bill would allow the federal government to order a mandatory recall of products.Currently, if a consumer product that is not regulated or prohibited poses a health or safety risk, it is up to industry to voluntarily issue and manage a product recall.Do you think this bill will help curb faulty or counterfeit products? Take our poll.Will this bill help curb faulty or counterfeit products?(survey)Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileThe American Music Awards, the less classy cousin of the Grammy Awards, took place last night, and you may have already heard that Justin Bieber went four for four. That’s all well and good, but at the AMAs, no one pays much attention to the distribution of hardware. It’s about the spectacle.On a night that celebrates ridiculousness, it was perhaps the most ridiculous moment of all.