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Officials say Georgia man posed as airline worker to get free travel

...baffled how anyone could scam the non-rev system by calling airline reservations centers. Many airlines use an electronic service that requires a username, password, and the user's airline.Jones said that JetBlue employees use the service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-11/officials-say-georgia-man-pos
No more mail at your door? Postal Service delivery changes considered

...of mail handled by the Postal Service has decreased steadily as the popularity of e-mail, Facebook and other electronic services has grown. Total mail volume handled by the agency fell to 160 billion pieces last year from its all-time high...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-07-24/no-more-mail-your-door-pos
Library Fines Increase

...who fail to return public library books on time will now pay more in late fees. Public Information Network for Electronic Services (PINES), or Georgia's public library automation and lending network, has now increased the overdue fee for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/latina-emerson/2012-09-21/library
Library book fines to double July 1

...Beginning July 1, the fees for overdue library books in Georgia will double.The Public Information Network for Electronic Services' executive committee voted in May to increase overdue fines from 10 cents to 20 cents per day. The increase will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-06-08/library-book-fines-double-jul
Techbits: NBA archives, AOL spam and more

...voice messages will begin in January, and full service by midyear. Jun said prosecutors decided to shift to the electronic service because regular mail takes time and can get overlooked or lost when people change addresses. He also cited privacy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/02/liv_37912.shtml
Life & style
Library events

...required MICROSOFT WORD 2003: 6-8 p.m. Monday; free; registration required A PUBLIC INFORMATION NETWORK FOR ELECTRONIC SERVICES PRIMER: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30; free; registration required tuesday storytime: 10-10:30 a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/17/ric_23642.shtml
Richmond Neighbors
Record keeping vital at tax time

...tax worksheets and schedules. Make sure you've added and subtracted correctly and signed the return. CONSIDER ELECTRONIC SERVICES: Make taxes more efficient by filing your return electronically. The IRS will immediately catch math errors and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/25/fin_402234.shtml
Finance
Get started on 2003 tax returns

...worksheets and schedules. Make sure you've added and subtracted correctly and signed the return. -Consider electronic services. Make taxes more efficient by filing your return electronically. The IRS will immediately catch math errors and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/22/fin_401879.shtml
Finance
Slot machine cheat bilked casinos with ingenious gadgets

...They had to get more sophisticated," said Mark Robinson, former manager of the Nevada Gaming Control Board's Electronic Services Division. In 1990, Carmichael returned to Las Vegas and bought IGT's Fortune One video poker machine. For...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/11/liv_383808.shtml
Life & style
Internet-restriction bill draws protest

...that are provided by private companies. Known as House Bill 3513, it states that if the private sector offers electronic services to the public, the government cannot offer the same services. The intent is to protect the private sector from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/02/met_474935.shtml
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