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Banks of the Future

Photo: ING Direct by Newtone<p>Banks of tomorrow will look very different from the ones we’re familiar with today. In fact, they might not look like …

How 13,000 Handwritten Thank-You Notes Built A Thriving Business

I’m going to tell you a story that you won’t believe, a story that makes my wrist ache just to think about: A fashionable young company called HEX has built a thriving business–and great customer loyalty–through 13,000 thank you notes that its employees have written by hand.<p><b>Beginnings and endings</b> …

Facebook, de red social a banco: ¿es el momento de echarse a temblar?

Facebook puede presumir de ser la red social más grande del planeta. Sin embargo, parece que este título se le ha quedado pequeño a la empresa de …

Estos son los 10 productos más vendidos de todos los tiempos

La revista <i>Time</i> y <i>24/7 Wall St.</i> se han propuesto identificar los <b>productos más vendidos de todos los tiempos</b> y ha confeccionado para ello una lista que …

Big data landscape v 3.0 - Matt Turck (FirstMark)

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Big Data

Por fin se pueden hacer llamadas de voz con WhatsApp

WhatsApp ha incluido en la nueva <b>versión beta</b> disponible la posibilidad de realizar llamadas de voz en dispositivos móviles que utilicen el sistema …

Square, Google, Paypal, Popmoney — who’s faster?

Startups, web giants and even major retailers are introducing tools that promise to make sending money electronically as easy as downloading a book — …

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trendwatching.com | PERFECT PAYMENTS | Asia Trend Bulletin | May 2014

Speed, convenience, value, access: consumers are demanding MORE from Asia’s mobile payment revolution.Read the PERFECT PAYMENTS Asia Trend Bulletin …

FinTech

The 2014 World's Most Innovative Companies | Fast Company

El curioso origen de algunos nombres de grandes empresas tecnológicas

Elegir un nombre para una empresa no es tarea fácil. Muchos fundadores de compañías dan con él tras un arduo trabajo de investigación y un …

IBM's Watson Supercomputer May Soon Be The Best Doctor In The World

"Watson, the supercomputer that is now the world Jeopardy champion, basically went to med school after it won Jeopardy," MIT's Andrew McAfee, coauthor of The Second Machine Age, said recently in an interview with Smart Planet. "I'm convinced that <b>if it's not already the world's best diagnostician,</b> …

No es el Bitcoin es el BlockChain

Damos con este infográfico que radiografía el estado actual de la inversión que ha dedicado el venture capital en startups cuyo modelo de negocio …

Watch Out PayPal? The Real Meaning Of A Facebook Money Transfer Business

The web-based money transfer market could be in for a large shakeup after it emerged Facebook is planning a money transfer business in Europe, expanding its existing options beyond the U.S.<p>Expert opinions are split as to whether a foray into the market by Facebook would cause a competitive danger …

Supahands Offers Multilingual Virtual Assistants For Clients In Asia

Southeast Asia is the second-largest outsourcing destination in the world, but a new company called Supahands wants to help locals by bringing virtual assistants to the region. Based in Malaysia and Singapore, the startup plans to expand to Hong Kong, Taiwan, Bangkok, and Australia.<p>Co-founder Mark …

Noticias, vídeos, actualidad. El Banco Digital del siglo XXI

Introducing Merge by MailChimp | MailChimp Email Marketing Blog

<b>Update (2/23/16):</b> Merge is no longer available. If you’re looking for a quick way to send simple emails to small lists, we’d suggest TinyLetter.<p>—<p>If …

El sector del taxi tiembla ante Uber, la app que 'fomenta el transporte pirata'

Las <b>nuevas tecnologías</b> han traído consigo grandes mejoras en la sociedad: formas más efectivas de comunicación, de búsqueda de información, de consumo …

Nace Grams, el 'Google' del mercado negro

<b>Grams</b> es un nuevo servicio que nos permite navegar por lo que se conoce como <b>deep web</b>, una parte de la Red a la que un simple usuario no es capaz de …

Credit card automatically makes donations to the church

Brazil’s Bradesco bank has introduced a credit card that donates a percentage of all payments made to an evangelical Christian organization.<p>18 Apr …

Big Open Data: la boda entre el Big Data y el Open Data

Hace dos semanas, el Centro Tecnológico Industrial de Extremadura CETIEX me invitó a participar en el <i>I Foro Europeo de Impulso Tecnológico</i>, celebrado …

Video game app wars and paying for pizza online

Google and Apple are fighting now for videogame app dominance. And Domino's gets on board with Google.

Chase Updates App, Discusses Digital Wallet

Bookmark<p>JPMorgan Chase updated its iPhone app Thursday, and dropped some hints about its mobile roadmap for the rest of 2014.<p>The newly updated app, …

Bitcoin.com Is Now An Educational Page For BTC Noobs

In an interesting move, the owner of Bitcoin.com has moved the domain to point to a special bitcoin landing page that features access to some very basic Bitcoin tools and informational sources powered by Blockchain.info. Bitcoin.com previously pointed to a landing page run by Coinbase.<p>The first …

Walmart Enters P2P Space

• Philip Ryan<br>• April 21, 2014<br>• Capital, Cards, Innovations<br>• 0<p>Bookmark<p>American consumers may not go to bank branches all that often, but they sure go to …

Facebook podría usar las transferencias de dinero electrónico para hacer crecer WhatsApp

El <i>Financial Times</i> informa de que <b>Facebook</b> estaría considerando la posibilidad de ofrecer <b>servicios de dinero electrónico</b> que permitiría a los usuarios …

PayPal Leaps to the Forefront of Biometric Authentication

• Philip Ryan<br>• April 14, 2014<br>• Cards, Commerce, Innovations, Mobile, Payments, Risk, Security, Slider<br>• 0<p>Bookmark<p>Biometrics have arrived, and not a moment too …

Now even Facebook wants to become a payments company

Facebook is getting into the money business. The Financial Times reports that the company is in talks with Irish regulators and three European …

10 Reasons Why Alibaba Blows Away Amazon And EBay

Alibaba the huge Chinese Internet conglomerate is going public in a world-wide offering led out of the United States. It is expected to occur in June or July this year. Alibaba is really a technology company that serves retail customers and controls 80% of the Chinese e-commerce market.<p>Alibaba will …