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10 Greatest iPhone Fintech Apps of All Time

10 Greatest iPhone Fintech Apps of All Time

by December 8, 2015 at 4:49 pm 1 comment

Which are the greatest iPhone apps of all time? Even asking the question seems daunting. But that’s exactly the question Mashable posed — in truth, it upped the ante on that question. Specifically, it aimed to identify the 100 greatest iPhone apps of all time. It pursued this question withRead More

Snapcash is a Window into What Users Don’t Want Snapchat to Know

Snapcash is a Window into What Users Don’t Want Snapchat to Know

by November 19, 2014 at 11:12 am 1 comment

Reactions to the announcement of Snapchat’s new payments service ran the gamut from “the future of payments” to, well, a way to pay people for sending you nude pictures.

Here’s What Banks Have That Facebook And Snapchat Don’t

Here’s What Banks Have That Facebook And Snapchat Don’t

by July 22, 2014 at 11:37 am 2 comments

Banks still have an advantage over Facebook, Twitter, and Snapchat in the payments industry when it comes to one thing: trust.

SoCure Kicks Off Pilot for Authentication by Facial Biometrics

SoCure Kicks Off Pilot for Authentication by Facial Biometrics

by June 30, 2014 at 4:26 pm 2 comments

SoCure, a New York startup, has started a pilot program that uses facial biometrics to authenticate financial services customers.

WhatsApp Deal Proves Banks Need to Embrace Social Mobile, and Fast

WhatsApp Deal Proves Banks Need to Embrace Social Mobile, and Fast

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

WhatsApp has 450 million active mobile users. JPMorgan Chase & Co. has 15.6 million, most among any bank in the US. WhatsApp has 32 engineers. JPM employs 260,000. That’s the deficiency of banks in a nutshell. If you don’t “get” why Facebook has agreed to pay around $19 billion for WhatsApp,Read More

Chirpify Will Allow Payments Wherever Brands Advertise — Which Is Everywhere

Chirpify Will Allow Payments Wherever Brands Advertise — Which Is Everywhere

by August 5, 2013 at 11:54 am 0 comments

A newly funded Chirpify is moving beyond social selling to facilitate the buying of advertised goods wherever brands are advertising. Chirpify began in July 2011 as Sell Simp.ly, allowing users to buy products by replying to tweets. In early 2012, the company received $50,000 in seed funding and rebranded asRead More