Apple Pay & Siri functionality already works in iOS 8.0.2, letting users select their cards via the personal assistant.
More than 280 companies entered the Innotribe Startup Challenge but just two emerged triumphant: the money movement service Epiphyte, and Matchmove, which offers virtual credit cards.
Bank Innovation has confirmed that Apple Pay will be attached to iOS 8.1, scheduled for an October 2014 release.
On the surface, Apple Pay should make bankers quake. Apple is not required to be a bank in order to offer banking services — which, let’s be honest, includes payments. So why aren’t bankers panicking? The video below, which features Mark Curran, payment technology services director at Lloyds Banking Group, andRead More
To explain the remarkable technology innovation coming out of Israel, one Israeli entrepreneur once said that in the tiny nation, “there’s zero tolerance for work-arounds.,” This is the kind of attitude we are looking forward to seeing aimed squarely at fintech. Indeed, on Oct. 22-23, Leumi, one of Israel’s largestRead More
One out of 2,900 seems very small, but when there’s a total of 105 million… then this percentage stacks up in the end. It represents the frequency of calls from fraudsters made to call centers in an attempt to get customer account details so they could steal. Many times theseRead More
The second and final day of Finovate Fall 2014 saw several strong presentations on the stage. There was were no drones, costumes or grunting, on Day 2 as there were in Day 1, but overall the demos were stronger, especially early in the day.
Finovate Fall 2014 is halfway over and if you were one of the nearly 1,500 attendees packed into New York’s Hilton Midtown, you saw two costumed superheroes on stage grunting as they apparently tried to open an account on a mobile device.
Thee were also 34 other demos.
You know your ATM data is a goldmine. But now what do you do about it?
A FinTech aficionado attempts to use McDonald’s new “order-ahead” mobile app. The experience falls somewhat short of the expectations set by starbucks, Uber, and Airbnb.
With iOS 8’s release yesterday, many iOS users have been wondering when the new Apple Pay feature will be available on their devices. The “in the wild” tests indicate that it will be sooner rather than later that Apple Pay will be made available widely.