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Top 5 Fintech: Silicon Valley Might Meets South Korean Finesse

Top 5 Fintech: Silicon Valley Might Meets South Korean Finesse

by April 18, 2016 at 11:19 am 0 comments

Last week we observed an upsurge in collaborations between startups and financial institutions, but this week is all startup glory. There are some old pros still doing us proud with 9-figure rounds, like Affirm, but a major Korean vital force is not far behind, in the form of e-commerce and seriously chillRead More

In a First, City of Oakland Issues an ID That Doubles as a Debit Card

In a First, City of Oakland Issues an ID That Doubles as a Debit Card

by June 25, 2013 at 3:37 pm 2 comments

Ever thought you could use your government-issued ID to buy a cup of coffee? It seems like those days may not be far off now that the City of Oakland has issued a city ID card that is also a prepaid MasterCard debit card. [An image of the ID/debit cardRead More