Daily Archive: March 4, 2013

    Scroogled E-mail users find Gmail isn’t really free after all

    Think of the most personal e-mail you sent this week. Now imagine d eciding to bcc: the folks at Gmail, because in a world as complicated and open as ours, there really is no longer any need for privacy. Of course that is not true, and none of us would really do that. But the fact of the matter is, for those who have a Gmail…

    Pop-up businesses change Detroit’s economic landscape

    Detroit is reinventing itself and the way businesses operate in the city. A new business model in Detroit appears to be pop-up businesses which are springing up in key areas, including Midtown, Corktown and the Villages. The emergence and success of pop-ups will be discussed Thursday, Feb. 28, during the Detroit Policy…

    Deadline set for Detroit to appeal Governor Snyder’s decision

    March 11 has been announced as the official deadline for the city to appeal Governor Snyder’s declaration that Detroit is in a financial emergency.The governor’s latest announcement is one that could lead to the appointment of an emergency financial manager. Not everyone in the city wants to see that happen, and some plan to fight any attempt at…

    Miracles singer Bobby Rogers dies at age 73

    Page 1 of 2 Motown has suffered another loss this weekend. Bobby Rogers, founding member of the famed Motown group the Miracles passed away Sunday morning in his home in Southfield. Sources close to the singer say he had been sick for several years and in December of last year, his health began its final decline. His cousin and…