Financial news on August 12, 2007

Business and Financial news
A Chinese Tycoon, Inspired to Create Police Technology

Behind Shenzhen’s aggressive introduction of new police technologies is an unusual computer software company that has won some of the initial government contracts. Read more..

By KEITH BRADSHER - The New York Times

Blogging Your Way Into a Business

We all know that blogging can backfire. But blogging can just as easily be a career benefactor as a blemish. Read more..

By MARCI ALBOHER - The New York Times

China Enacting a High-Tech Plan to Track People

Security experts describe China’s plans as the world’s largest effort to meld the latest computer technology with police work. Read more..

By KEITH BRADSHER - The New York Times

In a Credit Crisis, Large Mortgages Grow Costly

Problems in the subprime mortgage market have spread, and the market for big mortgages has dried up. Read more..

By FLOYD NORRIS and ERIC DASH - The New York Times

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