This is how to buy a gift for an otaku
Important note: Don't forget the Bulldog sauce. When buying Japanese gifts, keep in mind that cute is king ... earn you dirty looks if anyone can figure out what the vending machine joke is about, but hey, laughter makes you live longer.
Is Iceland loonie to start using Canada’s currency?
While the U.S. government was drawing up bank bailouts in 2008, Iceland’s three largest banks just straight-up collapsed ... Iceland would not just have to refit its vending machines to accept toonies, it would have to go along with interest rates ...
Mobile banking trends in 2012
Customers want to connect to their banks anytime anywhere ... This is now happening as homes, cars, ticket gates, vending machines, cash registers and facilities are increasingly getting connected to the internet.” It is time to connect all banking ...
The return of the Golden Age
Bond discerns the plot through dazzling mental arithmetic - Fort Knox's $15 billion dollars of ... A weak US dollar and the questionable prospects of other major currencies, such as the Euro and Yen, also drove demand for gold, as de facto currency.
Satyajit Das: Return of the Age of Gold
In Germany, gold is now available from vending machines in airports and railway stations – Gold ... Having earlier sold off their holding, some central banks are now re-building their gold reserves. Refiners are unable to keep up with demand for gold ...