Groupon's Helping Turn the Internet Into One Big Pawn Shop

The place you'd go to flog your ex-fiancée's engagement ring is now online, thanks to the Groupon founders. Apparently they want to pull the shame out of pawning your belongings for a quick cash-loan, with their new investment, Pawngo. » 6/07/11 12:00pm 6/07/11 12:00pm

Tesla Needs a Government Bailout Too

Tesla, the electronic auto maker, has just stated that it needs a $350,000,000 government loan in order to produce their upcoming four-door Model S Sedan. » 12/10/08 9:00pm 12/10/08 9:00pm

Giz Commenter Appreciation: Borrow Zeiss Cinemizer iPod Video Goggles…

Hey, Giz Commenters, I've got something for you. You know those Zeiss Goggles I reviewed a week back? Zeiss is letting the readers do a two week loan of them, shipping covered. All you've got to do is leave a comment in this post with an existing account, and then fill out this form with a link to your comment. The… » 6/18/08 2:34pm 6/18/08 2:34pm

A Note to PR Folks: I'm Begging for Universal Loan Agreements

So, you know me. We've worked together for years. When I need a review unit, I email you, and we work out the details and everything is gravy. Easy. Except for that silly loan agreement that we have to fill out every single time. And don't get me started about the faxing part of it. Don't you think we can have your… » 8/23/07 5:17pm 8/23/07 5:17pm