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The future will be tokenized: how blockchain will free you to control your financial destiny

I believe in freedom.<p>I believe we should be able to make our own choices and shape our lives however we wish.<p>I long for a world without borders, …

Blockchain

Ex-Apple CEO Warns Financial Firms They're in a Sprint for Their Lives

John Sculley, former chief executive officer of Apple (aapl), offered some words of wisdom to big financial firms at the Money20/20 fintech …

Innovation

America’s biggest banks have announced their Venmo competitor, Zelle

Better late than never?<p>After months of speculation, America’s biggest banks tonight announced Zelle, a money-transfer app they are backing that will compete against PayPal, Venmo and Square Cash.<p>The service was previewed Sunday evening at the Money20/20 payments conference in a brief presentation …

FinTech

Uber offering debit cards in Mexico - will other markets follow?

Despite facing resistance from local transportation entities, Uber has proven to be a successful transportation method in Mexico. But there seems to be another issue at hand – some debit cards limit e-commerce purchases, making it hard for many users to take advantage of the ride-sharing …

Mexico

Microsoft to hike UK enterprise prices after Brexit pounds sterling

UK businesses that buy enterprise software or cloud services from Microsoft are facing a price hike from January 1.<p>On Friday Microsoft quietly released the news of changes to pricing for volume licensing products via its UK TechNet blog for IT professionals — saying it was revising pricing in pound …

HTC Vive

7 Blockchain Startups To Watch Out For | Articles | Big Data

With blockchain still in its infancy, the race for domination is still a long way from being resolved. Evidence is there, however, that it is kicking …

Startups will overtake enterprises in the new AI ecosystem

Artificial intelligence pops up as a buzzword every few years, but it has never moved beyond novelty status. This time, though, it is here to stay, and startups are poised to drive the AI economy forward.<p>Indeed, we are beginning to see glimpses of it.<p>Newcomer ROSS Intelligence, for example, has …

Artificial Intelligence

These are 50 of Europe’s fastest-growing tech companies (fine, they’re baby EUnicorns)

<i>(Tech.eu) –</i> For the second year running, Tech Tour has presented its ‘Growth 50’ list at yesterday’s Growth Forum (the organization’s flagship event) in Switzerland.<p>The list represents 50 of Europe’s fastest-growing tech businesses, which regular Tech.eu readers will no doubt be able to identify as …

Mondo is a smarter debit card – and it could replace your bank

Every time I’ve used my debit card to buy something or withdraw cash from an ATM over the past couple of weeks, my Apple Watch has instantly buzzed to give me a running total of how much I’ve spent so far that day.<p>It feels like I’m living in the future of money management – and maybe I am. I’ve …

Banking

'The Great Reset': Venture capitalists and startups have shifted from greed to fear

Investors have already labeled this period "The Great Reset." Why?<p>There wasn't a single IPO in January for the first time since September 2011.<br>• As the public market has slashed the value of tech companies like LinkedIn and Tableau almost in half, their private counterparts look oversize.<br>• The industry …

Venture Capital