Fintech got a fresh flush of capital this week, with some old favorites joining newer names all with innovations in big data, e-commerce software, compliance, and many more. Here are the Top 4 fintech funding rounds of the week: MissFresh e-commerce Beijing-based MissFresh e-commerce ‘s equity rose sharply with itsRead More
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According to mobile analytics firm Flurry, overall mobile app usage grew 11% year-over-year, with the time spent on mobile business and finance apps growing 43%. Gaming apps, meanwhile, experienced a decline in usage—strange for the year that spawned the goliath Pokémon Go—with time-spent down by 4%. According to the data,Read More
It’s #CyberMonday, but many shoppers already had a chance to put their mobile shopping skills to good use. In fact, for the first time in history, Black Friday drove $1.2 billion in mobile revenue, a 33% growth compared to last year, according to data from Adobe Systems Inc. Overall, onlineRead More
A survey of mobile shoppers in the United States done by market intelligence firm Wedbush Decisions Metrics indicates that mobile commerce will serve as a driver of market leaders such as Amazon and eBay in both the short and long term. Highlights of the study include the following: Mobile wallets are alreadyRead More