Financial services are no longer the enigma they once were. Gaining ever-increasing accessibility, these services are on the brink of exploding. While obtaining greater access to financial services comes in part because our world is becoming more digital, it is also a result of new,
A winning app strategy may well lead to the demise of the bricks-and-mortar bank, as research shows we're entering an era of mobile-centered money.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/08/26/branch-less-banks-are-on-the-rise-but-do-the-top-dogs-have-the-facilities-to-cope/
Tom Levey of AppDynamics talks us through how Apple Pay threatens banking apps, and what banks can do to ensure that they stay relevant on people’s smartphones.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/10/22/why-mobile-commerce-is-terrified-youll-be-banking-on-apple-pay/
Cablevision made headlines as the first pay-TV provider to offer HBO’s new standalone service HBO NOW to its broadband customers, and today the cable company is again targeting cord cutters with new packages combining internet, a free digital antenna,
Today Box announced that it is releasing Box Governance, its governance tools, from Beta to general availability with three tools available today.
U.K. carrier O2 is the latest tech firm to throw its hat into the ad-blocking ring, telling Business Insider it’s actively testing a technology that can block mobile ads at the network level. Read More
Digital privacy is on the ropes, and public cynicism is running high. But there are glimmers of innovation in what could be a new phase for Big Data: empowering the customer. Read More
Tumblr’s auto-playing video ads will begin rolling out to user’s dashboards today, in a pilot program that includes participation from ten big-name brands such as CW, Lexus, Universal, JCPenney, and Hulu, and others.
Innovation did not die with Steve Jobs. Apple has quietly installed data discovery software, including a file-relay tool that can bypass backup encryption, in around 600 million iPhones, iPads, and other devices running their latest iOS.
How does a new secure messaging app stand out in such a crowded space? By making something that’s super easy to use. And also by using a type of encryption that technically cannot be cracked. Yet which has been overlooked by cryptographers for decades… Read More
It’s been a rough several years for the once-mighty technology behemoths, HP and IBM, and while each has the cash and resources to chug along for years to come, both companies have struggled to find a foothold in a fast-changing market. HP once represented the archetypal Silicon Valley company,
Brisbane, California based e-motorcycle startup Alta Motors has ceased operations, TechCrunch has confirmed. Earlier today Asphalt and Rubber — and several subsequent outlets — reported the company stopped operating this morning, fired its staff, and may be looking for a buyer.
Everyone knows about the space pen. NASA spent millions on R&D to create the ultimate pen that would work in zero gravity and the result was this incredible machine. Well, no.
When I last wrote about Knotch, the company had just patented its color-based feedback system that helps advertisers measure the effectiveness of their sponsored content. Since then, it’s added a competitive intelligence product and now Blueprint,
A lot of uncertainty hangs over the UK as continues its slow march out of the European Union, but today one of the world’s biggest companies announced plans to expand its presence in the country. Amazon today said it would add another 1,000 workers in the UK,
At a recent Vatican-sponsored conference, I learned that disruptive technology and organized religion have more in common than not.
After wrestling with the development of a technology that would create a three dimensional map of the physical world for over a decade, the team at 6D.ai is finally ready to open up its toolkit to developers that the company says has done exactly that.
More bad news for MoviePass . At the direction of New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood, MoviePass parent company Helios and Matheson is now the subject of a fraud probe in New York state. “We’ve launched a securities fraud investigation into @MoviePass’ parent company,
I hate to be the one to tell you this, but: we, the people of the Internet, have collectively run up a colossal amount of technical debt.
What’s happening with digital receipts? The answer to that is – a lot. The last five years or so have seen an explosion of ideas surrounding the capture, management and storage of digital receipts.
Startups have raised millions of dollars to improve every aspect of the classroom experience, but now there’s one focused on making it easier to actually enroll kids in schools.San Francisco-based SchoolMint, a new company backed with $2.
安锋网 3 月 14 日消息 上个月，三星证实 Galaxy S4 Black Edition（黑色版）将会登陆部分市场，但未严明是哪些市场。现在，真相开始显露，英国将成为拥有 Galaxy S4 Black Edition 的市场之一。
Stitch, a new startup that wants to help salespeople close more deals via a mobile, productivity platform, has raised $3.25 million in seed funding from Google Ventures, SoftTech, Freestyle Capital, Foundation Capital, ENIAC Ventures and angels such as Brad Garlinghouse, Tom Conrad, and Eric Hahn.
John Cook is out at The Intercept, the investigative news site helmed by Glenn Greenwald and backed by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar under the First Look Media umbrella.Cook will return to Gawker in an investigatory role after less than a year at The Intercept,
三星在一年前，曾向因在旗下半导体工厂中工作而患上癌病，什至过世的职工致歉并称「早该解决相关问题」。一年过去，他们也终于带来新的赔偿方案。据路透社报道，该公司已拨备 1,000 亿韩元（约 8,