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Is Y Combinator Pivoting Away From Fintech?

Is Y Combinator Pivoting Away From Fintech?

by August 23, 2016 at 10:09 am 1 comment

Fintech seems to have lost some appeal at Y Combinator. Arguably Silicon Valley’s top incubator yesterday hosted Day 1 of its Summer 2016 Demo Day, and the percentage of fintech startups dropped noticably compared to its winter lot. Last March, around 10% of Y Combinator startups focused on fintech. Yesterday, only two ofRead More

Visa Snares Only 2 Clients for Mobile Location Service

Visa Snares Only 2 Clients for Mobile Location Service

by February 22, 2016 at 1:47 pm 2 comments

It is just more than a year since Visa introduced its Mobile Location Confirmation service. And Visa has managed to nail down but two clients. MLC, as Visa refers to the offering, is a mobile service that uses geo-location information to predict whether it is the account holder or an unauthorized user making aRead More