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3, 4, or 5 Stars…What Does That Really Mean?

How are we defining reputations these days?   I ask myself this more and more. Each time I buy something online or look for a new restaurant, I am plunged into the world of online reviews. I am now spending the next 15 to 30 mins or more sorting through

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Barter: Does Civilizations’ First Economy Still Have A Place?

Bartering Is Old…REALLY OLD! Bartering dates back to 6000 BC, it was first introduced by Mesopotamia tribes. The Babylonians improved upon the bartering system and exchanged food, tea, weapons, and spices. The tribes used clay tablets to track exchange, the first form of credit. Money existed around 2500 BC, but

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Now in Beta

Now in Beta:  Aqqaint The First Social Marketplace Built On Trust    We are announcing the new beta version of Aqqaint. The first trust-based social network marketplace that connects friends and friends of friends to support exchanging of products and product reviews. The team at Aqqaint noticed a problem with

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