Monday, October 28, 2013

HP Enterprise Cloud Services Selected for USPS Federal Cloud Credential Exchange

HP Enterprise Cloud Services Selected for USPS Federal Cloud Credential Exchange

"... HP Enterprise Services today announced it has been selected by SecureKey Technologies, Inc. as a subcontractor to provide enterprise cloud services to host the United States Postal Service’s (USPS) new authentication infrastructure. ..."   

Reference: http://www8.hp.com/us/en/hp-news/press-release.html?id=1496558&jumpid=reg_r1002_usen_c-001_title_r0001

Saturday, October 26, 2013

UPS expects 10% percent increase in pickup volume on Cyber Monday (Dec. 2)

UPS to hire 55,000 seasonal workers in US

"... United Parcel Service Inc. expects that Cyber Monday on Dec. 2 will see a 10 percent increase in pickup volume, surpassing 32 million packages. ..."   

Reference: www.waaytv.com

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Postal clerk prevents man from losing to lottery scam

Postal Worker Prevents Man from Losing Thousands to Lottery Scams

"... An observant postal clerk helped a man who had rival con-artists scheming him for cash, and it's a story that could help you or someone you know from falling for a similar scheme. ..."   

Reference: www.wbay.com

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Postal carrier drives on lawn to make delivery; Video goes viral

USPS delivery woman in Georgia drives on lawn to deliver package

Youtube
http://youtu.be/hs_9s31Je7Y
"... Footage shows the woman driving her truck onto the grass to get closer to the home’s front steps. ..."   
Reference: www.newsnet5.com

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Woman claims Postal Service lost her husband's ashes

Ashes Of Allison Kelley's Late Husband Lost By U.S. Postal Service, She Claims

"... A New Hampshire woman's dreams of satisfying her dead husband's last wish became dust in the wind after the U.S. Postal Service lost his cremated ashes. ..."   

Reference: www.huffingtonpost.com

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

How to make money on postal stamp increase

HOWTO make $200000 off of the above-inflation USPS postage hike

"... The USPS is planning a rare, above-inflation postage stamp price-hike on Jan 26, 2014; and they're also selling "forever-stamps" that can be used at any time. ..."   

Reference: boingboing.net

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Postal Service chooses not to make payment again on healthcare for future retirees

U.S. Postal Service defaults on $5.6 billion for future health benefits

"... The U.S. Postal Service on Monday defaulted yet again on a prepayment for the healthcare of its future retirees ..."   

Reference: www.chicagotribune.com