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Braintree launches Extend to integrate loyalty, fraud prevention and other services into payments

Braintree, the division of PayPal that provides payment services to e-commerce and other online businesses, is making its latest move to help raise its game against competitors like Stripe. It is launching a new solution called Extend, a set of tools to integrate Braintree payments more closely and …

India's Paytm in talks with SoftBank to raise $1.2-$1.5 billion: report | Reuters

(Reuters) - Electronics payments provider Paytm is in talks with Japan’s SoftBank Group (9984.T) to raise $1.2 to $1.5 billion in cash, making the latter one of the largest shareholders in the fintech start-up, Mint newspaper reported on Wednesday citing sources.<p>Advertisements of Paytm, a digital …

Amazon, First Data enter quickly expanding mobile gift cards space

The gift card portion of mobile wallets is growing quickly, with both Amazon and payment processor First Data entering the market, following closely …

8 red flags that make you more likely to get audited by the IRS

Fortunately, your chances of being audited by the Internal Revenue Service are pretty slim. Less than 1 percent of taxpayers were audited in 2014. The number of audits is expected to decline even further this year after budget cuts prevented the agency from replacing retiring auditors. Funding for …

Mobile payment systems have stagnated, unless you have Samsung Pay

It's been about a year since the last time I used Samsung Pay, and the service has continued to grow without me. But it hasn't grown in a vacuum, and …

Barclays to allow mobile payments based on Twitter handles

Image copyright Barclays.The British bank Barclays has announced a new twist on its Pingit mobile payments app – users will be able to transfer money …

1 Mom Explains Why the Phrase "Rainbow Baby" Isn't Exactly Accurate in a Moving Post

Teresa Mendoza was feeling especially grateful after giving birth to a beautiful and healthy son named Leo, but the loss of her first daughter, Sylvia, still weighed heavily on her mind. The new mother explained exactly why she was feeling so emotional in a powerful Instagram post that will …

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Google turns Raspberry Pi into a dirt cheap Home competitor

If you've ever wanted to have a conversation with your own tiny home-made computer, then your prayers have just been answered. Raspberry Pi has teamed up with Google, bringing voice integration to the Pi with a clever combination of hardware and software. Packed with the same tech that powers …

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Is Monogamy Really the Key to Happiness?

In the hit Netflix series <i>House of Cards</i>, U.S. President Frank Underwood and First Lady Claire have an open relationship in which each can take on …

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Multitasking Is No Longer Something to Boast About

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>What are you doing while you read this? Are you dipping into your email while texting, reading …

100 under-the-radar places everyone should visit in the world

That's why we have compiled a comprehensive list of lesser-visited destinations, whether they are natural or man-made spectacles, hidden wonders, or points of breathtaking scenery.<p>From a Japanese island that doubles as an active volcano to a neon green lake in New Zealand, here are our top</i> …

22 Best Tech And Gadget Gift Ideas 2016

These days, we're <i>all</i> hooked on electronics. Maybe the people on your nice list can't put down their iPhones, or dream of Netflixing (and chilling) all day, every day. Thus, this holiday season, you can't go wrong with gifting your loved ones with some brand new gadgets—both splurge-worthy and super …

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Samsung’s Quarterly Earnings Suffer On Slowing Growth, Gives Apple Room To Shine In The Fall

Samsung has missed expectations for its quarterly earnings guidance, which is bad news since those expectations were already pretty low. The slowing growth of the smartphone market dominator is being attributed to lackluster Galaxy S4 sales. Samsung’s premiere handset has reportedly sold 20 million …