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VIDEO: Payment Processor Paygel Wins First Dutch Hackathon

VIDEO: Payment Processor Paygel Wins First Dutch Hackathon

by July 8, 2014 at 11:25 am 1 comment

The payments startup Paygel has won the first Dutch FinTech hackathon, it was announced yesterday. The hackathon, hosted by the Dutch bank Rabobank as well as the startup accelerator UtrechtInc, invited 15 teams to “develop a technical solution for next generation financing” in just 48 hours. After what we presumeRead 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.

Innovation Needs More Fist-Bumping

Innovation Needs More Fist-Bumping

by November 18, 2013 at 2:34 pm 1 comment

I now have at least four digital devices that I use for various chores. The latest, a Google Nexus 10 Tablet, has taken up residence on my night table within the last couple of weeks. Oddly, however, I have grown to appreciate not the technology of innovation, but the humanRead More