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Mobile Banking Will Have 2 Billion Users by 2030, Says Bill Gates

by February 6, 2015 at 10:45 am 2 comments

Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, is bullish on mobile banking. A “low-cost digital debit card,” he said, along with the proper safeguards and reasonable fees, could transform the lives of billions of people who now lack access to basic banking services. Earlier this week, he toldRead More

Reddit Taps Stripe and PayPal to Power Gold Payments

Reddit Taps Stripe and PayPal to Power Gold Payments

by January 16, 2015 at 10:02 am 0 comments

Stripe and PayPal are competing for payments business across the digital world, but in at least one corner of it, the social sharing site Reddit, they are teammates. The two payments companies are powering Reddit’s virtual currency, Reddit Gold, according to an update yesterday to Reddit’s privacy policy, which takes effect Jan. 29.Read More

Where’s the Metric for Rating Banks?

Where’s the Metric for Rating Banks?

by July 21, 2014 at 10:37 am 1 comment

What does a young person do today when he wants to choose a bank? He might check out what interest rates are offered on savings accounts or loans, or he might just want to know who has the coolest mobile app. We know one thing he won’t do — walk into the nearest branch to ask if the bank might be right for him.

13 Bitcoin Ideas for Google

13 Bitcoin Ideas for Google

by February 12, 2014 at 12:58 pm 1 comment

It’s getting increasingly difficult to buy or sell bitcoins using an iPhone. But it may soon be a snap to do so on an Android device. Apple has been methodically shutting down bitcoin wallets and exchanges on iOS devices over the last couple of months, with the latest victim being theRead More

Gyft Launches Rewards Platform, Offers Discounts to Bitcoin Users

Gyft Launches Rewards Platform, Offers Discounts to Bitcoin Users

by November 14, 2013 at 10:50 am 0 comments

Mobile gift-card management company Gyft today announced discounts for users of alternative payment methods, such as bitcoins and PayPal. Gyft’s platform allows users to gather gift cards into one mobile app, which can then be used to make purchases at the point of sale or online. This technology is reminiscent ofRead More