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Why Donald Trump's Win Is Apple's Loss

There were a lot of losers in the South Carolina Republican primary. Most of them were candidates not named Donald Trump.<p>Go ahead and add Apple …

5 reasons Apple Pay won’t succeed in China

Apple Pay is now live in China - and we’ve put it to the test. But we’re not convinced Apple can conquer this tough market.

Apple Pay

London-Based Curve De-Cloaks With All Your Bank Cards In One, And Broader Fintech Convergence Play

Curve, the stealthy London-based startup backed by notable fintech investors, finally de-cloaks today with the soft launch of its iOS app and accompanying MasterCard-powered Curve card.<p>Similar to Coin in the U.S., the headline feature is the ability to combine an unlimited number of bank cards into …

As dúvidas mais interessantes sobre ondas gravitacionais, respondidas

A cientista Amber Stuver é Ph.D. em física e trabalha no LIGO Livingston Observatory (EUA). Ela é uma dos muitos físicos envolvidos na meticulosa …

Estudo aponta os 10 melhores fornecedores de TI em diversas categorias

Ranking pode ser acessado gratuitamente e baseia-se na avaliação dos compradores corporativos de TI<p>Quem melhor para listar as tecnologias que melhor …

Top Snapchat marketing strategies you don’t want to miss in 2016

Before you scoff at Snapchat, consider these figures: 100 million active users are currently on Snapchat, 23 percent of which are aged between 13-17. …

Square's program to advance money to small businesses is growing like crazy

As its IPO road show gets underway, one of the points the company will likely boast is the tremendous growth of its small business financing arm, Square Capital.<p>In only three months, the company has advanced more than $75 million to small businesses.<p>You can see that growth by comparing its original …

Small Business

Google buys Softcard, teams up with carriers on mobile payments

Google and the mobile carriers have long been at odds over mobile payments, but faced with the runaway success of Apple Pay, the two rivals have …

Visa Launches Visa Commerce Network

Share Email<p>Now we know why Visa acquired TrialPay back in 2015.<p>Visa has announced the launch of its new Visa Commerce Network.<p>Visa CEO Charlie Scharf …

Mobile payments: What does 2016 have in store?

Market research predicts mobile payments will grow in 2016; but will it become the norm for consumers to grab their phone instead of their wallet …

Here's everything you need to know about the fintech ecosystem

BII<p>Technology is upending workflow and processes in the financial services industry. Tasks once handled with paper money, bulky computers, and human …

Financial Services

The Best Credit Card Readers of 2016

With one of these handy devices you can ditch your cash resister and accept credit and debit cards payments via your smartphone or tablet.<p>Is there …

Apple Pay in-app transactions rapidly expanding beyond NFC payment terminals

App developers are increasingly adopting Apple Pay as a fast, convenient way to enable purchases, often as an alternative to standing in line at a …

Some of you will be able to use Apple Pay for eBay purchases from this fall

Square is opening up its payment processing tools to developers for the first time now thanks to its new Square Reader SDK. Square’s new software development kit lets third-party apps integrate with Square Reader hardware so vendors can accept payments in their own apps while still benefiting from …

Visa's new developer program has hundreds of APIs for mobile payment solutions

Visa is introducing a new developer program aimed at accelerating mobile payments, and will be opening the technology behind its platform up.<p>Dubbed Visa Developer, the program will provide access to account holder identification technology, as well as p2p payment solutions. It will also lean on …

FinTech

Brasil é segundo país com pior nível de aprendizado, aponta estudo da OCDE

Dos 2,7 milhões de alunos de 15 anos avaliados no Brasil, 1,9 milhão tinha dificuldades em matemática básica, 1,4 milhão em leitura<p>O <b>Brasil</b> tem o</b> …

EXAME

São Paulo – Os <b>Correios</b> lançarão seu próprio serviço de <b>telefonia móvel</b> até o final deste ano, segundo expectativa da empresa pública federal.<p>Passando …

PayPal’s Chief Technology Officer Resigns

James Barrese, the chief technology officer of PayPal, will resign on April 1 and his position will be taken over by two people. The online payments giant disclosed the news in an SEC filing, where it was first spotted by ZDNet.<p>Sri Shivananda, PayPal’s vice president of global platform and …

Lula se queixa de Dilma e do avanço de investigações

Em reunião com dirigentes do PT, deputados e advogados, anteontem, Lula argumentou que, diante do desgaste sofrido, é preciso uma nova estratégia de …

PayPal shoots self in foot while 'white knighting' for Netflix

With the recent rollout of Netflix Everywhere, the company has been on a tear trying to track down and lock out users who rely on VPNs to bypass its regional restrictions and access the US programming list -- or any other country's local selection of shows. Doing so hasn't been as easy as Netflix …

Como as Fintech estão mudando o futuro do seu dinheiro - Startupi

<i>* Por Jean Christian Mies</i><p>As empresas de Financial Technology têm se tornado as novas favoritas da mídia, dos trend setters e dos investidores, pois …

Veja as tendências para o futuro da educação apresentadas durante feira em Londres - Startupi

Já pensou nas vantagens em ter uma estação de rádio na sua ​escola como uma ferramenta didática para produção de conteúdo? E quantas competências …

EXAME

<b>1. Entretenimento com reflexão</b> <i>zoom_out_map</i><p><b>1</b>/10 (Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)<p>São Paulo - <b>Cinema</b> é muito mais do que entretenimento: um <b>filme</b> pode …

Maryland Attorney General: If You Don't Want To Be Tracked, Turn Off Your Phone

The state’s top prosecutor says a defendant caught by a Stingray tracker “volunteered” his location.<p>The state attorney general of Maryland is taking an alarmingly aggressive stance on the use of controversial cell phone trackers known as cell site simulators, or StingRays, arguing in court that a …

Fim da linha: após prejuízo e demissões em massa, venda do Yahoo é inevitável

Depois que Marissa Mayer anunciou nesta terça-feira (2) os planos para reestruturar o Yahoo!, analistas do mercado de tecnologia já dão como certa a …

Promotor que investiga Lula diz que não sonegou documentos à defesa e mostra certidão

O promotor de Justiça Cassio Conserino afirmou nesta quinta-feira, 4, que não houve sonegação de informações ou de documentos à defesa do …

Momento mais triste do dia é quando estamos no trabalho, aponta pesquisa

Grupo de cientistas usou aplicativo para mapear momentos de felicidade e concluiu que o trabalho anda fazendo muita gente infeliz<p>As pessoas se sentem</b> …

Oito mitos desvendados sobre o cérebro

No filme Lucy (2014), o renomado neurologista interpretado pelo ator Morgan Freeman discursa para um público grande em um auditório: “A estimativa é …

5 Attitudes That Define Great Leaders

I typically work with huge datasets and draw conclusions based on thousands of leaders. Recently, however, I was working with a small dataset of just 30 leaders. These leaders work for a high tech company with more than 60,000 total employees. This group of 30 were considered to be some of the …

Leadership