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Digital Insight Announces Fingerprint ID for Android

by March 7, 2016 at 5:02 pm 1 comment

Digital Insight, acquired by NCR in 2013, announced today that Android Fingerprint ID would be incorporated into its mobile banking app in May. This feature allows mobile banking users to authenticate with fingerprints on Android devices. JPMorgan Chase, the nation’s largest bank, will likewise introduce fingerprint authentication for Android devices later this month.Read More

Shocking Security Failure Uncovered in NCR, Diebold ATMs

Shocking Security Failure Uncovered in NCR, Diebold ATMs

by February 10, 2016 at 11:18 am 0 comments

Traditionally, skimming seems like the most low-brow of security breaches in banking. Until Monday. That’s when what can only be described as a shockingly sophisticated skimming scheme was uncovered by KrebsOnSecurity, a leading security blog. What’s more, the scheme exposes what can only be described as an eyepoppingly idiotic security protocolRead More

Card Not Present — For a Day

Card Not Present — For a Day

by March 18, 2015 at 11:14 am 1 comment

I left my payment cards at home yesterday. And… it didn’t matter. It’s getting easier these days to keep that card in your pocket — or wherever. For example, BMO Harris announced this week it is enabling cardless cash withdrawals at 750 ATMs — about half its total fleet. Customers willRead More

ATM Innovation Is Alive and Well

ATM Innovation Is Alive and Well

by November 10, 2014 at 12:50 pm 0 comments

Financial software maker NCR released a trio of announcements this morning pushing ATM innovation forward. The Duluth, Ga.-based company is installing 2,200 advanced ATMs for the Bank of Montreal, which will allow faster transactions and “enhanced convenience, security and performance,” said Steven Nowaczyk, Head of North American ATM Channel, BMO Financial Group. NCR isRead More

While Google & Apple Dither, Mobile Pay Vendors Score Wins

While Google & Apple Dither, Mobile Pay Vendors Score Wins

by June 20, 2014 at 11:42 am 1 comment

The incessant debate over mobile payment standards, the seemingly endless stream of “let’s throw this against the wall to see if it sticks” product launches, the will it/won’t it debate over Apple payments has obscured a simple truth: several mobile payments companies are already selling their wares — successfully.

Digital Insight Gets Flipped Again, This Time for $1.65 Billion

by December 2, 2013 at 5:18 pm 0 comments

Digital Insight will be changing hands — again. NCR announced that it would buy Digital Insight for $1.65 billion today. The purchase broadens NCR’s coverage of financial services from ATM and branch to online and mobile banking technology. Digital Insight will become part of NCR’s Financial Services line of business. ThomaRead More

Lendio Shines at ABA’s Financial Technology Showcase

Lendio Shines at ABA’s Financial Technology Showcase

by October 22, 2013 at 10:10 am 1 comment

Lendio made the most of fintech’s brief moment in the sun Monday at the ABA annual convention in New Orleans. Steve Kinneally of the ABA introduced the speakers at the session, dubbed the Innovation Station. Presenters gave Finovate-style presentations, down to the seven-minute time limit (and buzzer for those who breakRead More

On the Way to a Self-Service Future, Video Banking

On the Way to a Self-Service Future, Video Banking

by August 21, 2013 at 11:53 am 3 comments

Before we arrive at completely self-service banking, we need a little mediation involving human beings. One form that mediation is taking is video teller assistance in the ATM environment. Bank of America began a test of enhanced ATMs with video banking capability — called Teller Assist — in April 2013Read More

Monitoring Transactions Without a Forklift

by May 9, 2013 at 8:08 am 1 comment

With so many business expectations evolving around the consumer experience as a focal point, why has transaction-centric application performance monitoring NOT been adopted by ALL banks?

Newer network-based solutions can be deployed in less than a day that can correlate multi-hop transactions in near real-time – without requiring agents, code changes or extra traffic loads.

How Small Can Branches Get and Still Be Effective?

How Small Can Branches Get and Still Be Effective?

by April 17, 2013 at 1:39 pm 4 comments

Wells Fargo, known for its methodical rollout of innovations, is testing a new branch in Washington, D.C. The branch — or neighborhood store, as the bank refers to it — is just 1,000 square feet, while the traditional branch location is 3,000 square feet. The branch is not much largerRead More