What’s that sound? Is it the joyful noise of Clinkle‘s soundwave-based payment system finally launching in the wild? No such luck. Instead, it’s more bad news from the infamously dysfunctional startup. Cinkle’s most recent hire, designer Josh Brewster of Twitter, has left the company after less than a week. He feltRead More
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Another innovative imaging app for financial services has come out of France. EyeBuy, based in Vannes in northwestern France, offers a service in which users can snap a picture of an item with their smartphone camera and be taken to an e-commerce site selling that app. A video of theRead More
QR Codes may be insecure, but they have found a foothold in the payments world. It’s a simple use case: a code comes up and is scanned by a reader, which then yields the information in the pattern of squares. Most famously, this works at the counter at your localRead More
This episode of Bank Innovation TV looks at three new companies from Europe and their potential lessons for US innovators: mBank, a direct bank from Poland; PFM solution Numbrs from Switzerland; and mobile payments technology provider Pixeliris from France.