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FossHub Forced to Pull Google Ads From qBitTorrent Downloads

There are no shortage of sites on the Internet that promise free software downloads but few do so with no strings attached. Thousands bundle adware …

Software

If You Use Services Like Venmo For The Wrong Purpose, You Could Lose Money

There are a plethora of peer-to-peer payment options on the market, think Venmo, Facebook Payments, or Square Cash. Each offer users an easy, …

P2P

10 million Americans say they’ll illegally stream or download ‘Game of Thrones’

George R.R. Martin’s hit HBO series is again the most BitTorrented TV show<p>Winter has arrived and the freeloaders are out in full force.<p>The premiere …

Game of Thrones

RBI Guidelines to Bring Rapid Growth to P2P Lending Platforms

According few reports in the last week of June 2017 finance ministry has said that the banking sector regulator Reserve Bank of India is in the final …

P2P

SMBs Can Now Apply for Loans Through Bank of America’s Mobile App

• Grace Noto<br>• July 19, 2017<br>• 0<p>Bookmark<p>With its consumer mobile banking upgrades well underway, Bank of America is turning its attention to businesses.<p>Small …

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The Lines Are Blurring Between Alternative, Traditional SME Finance

Alternative lending has shifted from a competitor of traditional FIs to a collaborator, often lending a digital hand to banks in need of upgrading …

P2P

P2P Payment Transactions to Exceed $120 Billion This Year

The use of mobile peer-to-peer (P2P) payment apps such as Venmo in the US will continue to grow by double digits through 2021, according to …

P2P

Game of Thrones Premiere Ignites Annual Piracy Bonanza

Yesterday, the first episode of Game of Thrones’ seventh season made its way onto the Internet. Like every year, this generated quite a bit of …

Game of Thrones

Planning to Make Mobile Payment App?

Share<p>Tweet<p>Share<p>+1<p>Stumble<p>Pin<p>Shares 0<p>Checkout Exclusive Features List to Make Mobile Payment App Popular<p>With the increased popularity of online and …

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Just How Risky is Internet Piracy in 2017?

The world’s largest entertainment companies in the spheres of music, movies, and gaming would jump for joy if the Internet piracy phenomenon came to …

copyright

Why Indians Should Invest in Peer-to-Peer Lending

One of the most distinct benefits of investing in P2P loans is that it offers steady and quick returns to investors with both low and high risk …

P2P

Graphic: Blockchain for Every Industry

By Jeremiah Owyang and Jaimy Szymanski<p>Blockchain technology has the potential to upend the way every industry manages its information and data, not …

P2P

Apple Pay's expansion effort shows no sign of slowing down

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Apple Pay continues to expand its global footprint, with more than 20 financial institutions across the US and Europe adding support for the mobile wallet, according to Apple …

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Forget P2P: Mastercard and Visa Turn to Larger B2B Payment Opportunities -- The Motley Fool

P2P payments has become a crowded field lately, with several companies jockeying for space with competitive products. But the B2B payment arena has …

P2P

NordVPN review: A great choice for Netflix fans, but who's running the show?

<b>NordVPN in brief:</b><b>P2P allowed:</b> Yes. Dedicated servers.<b>Business location:</b> Panama<b>Number of servers:</b> 956<b>Number of country locations:</b> 57<b>Cost:</b> $69 (billed annually)Panama-based NordVPN is a popular choice among VPN users and is also the recipient of much praise from experts. After spending some time with …

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Peer-to-peer trading, renewables and blockchain: What’s inside Ofgem’s ‘Regulatory Sandbox’

An EDF-led consortium is aiming to trial a local, peer-to-peer (P2P) power trading platform enabled by blockchain as one of a number of projects …

P2P

Facebook Said to Win Patent for P2P Payments: AFR

Facebook has been granted a patent in Australia that would allow it to roll out P2P payments within its Messenger service, Australian Financial …

P2P

Facebook Creeps Into Payments

<b>In a move which could mean more dilution of bank revenues, Facebook has won approval for a P2P patent in Australia. It might also herald the same</b> …

P2P

UrbanClap Raises $21M in Series C, RBI Finalises P2P Lending Norms & Espark-Viridian Invites Applications for July Cohort

NCR-based accelerator Espark-Viridian is inviting applications for its July 2017 cohort.

P2P

Mobile banking is on the rise in the UK

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Consumers in the UK are increasingly turning to mobile banking apps to manage their finances, as evidenced by the increasing number of in-app transactions over the past year, …

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EPC to issue RFI for interoperable P2P mobile payments

The European Payments Council is to issue a Request for Information (RFI) to identify parties intere...

P2P

The Best VPNs for BitTorrent

A VPN protects your web traffic from prying eyes, but some won't let you indulge in your BitTorrent habit. Here are the best VPNs that allow you to …

Encryption

Why Mobile Payments Are Failing In South Africa

Share Email<p>When the money transfer app M-Pesa entered the South African market in 2010, the company behind the app, Vodacom, set a target of reaching …

P2P

Logistics Provider Beats Fintechs To IPO Gate

Best Inc.’s IPO is likely to price and debut weakly due to its loss-making status and concerns about China’s economy.<p>The company plans to raise a …

P2P

Ditching Cash for P2P Payment Apps? 3 Things to Know

Person to person — or P2P — payment apps allow users to quickly and easily transfer money from their bank account or credit card to another person’s …

P2P

PayPal Isn't Scared of the Competition

In the past year, <b>PayPal Holdings Inc</b> (NASDAQ: PYPL) has completed a number of deals and agreements with other financial institutions and fintech companies. PayPal's management team believes these partnerships best position the company going forward in a fiercely competitive industry. In any …

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Singapore banks come together for new P2P service

June 28, 2017<p>The Association of Banks in Singapore announced that PayNow, a new person-to-person funds transfer service, will be available to …

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Blackbaud acquires UK-based P2P fundraising platform JustGiving for $120M

P2P

Building A Bank Is Not Easy

Jeppe Zinc, Partner, Northzone<p>Bricks and mortar banks have long been an easy target for FinTech companies, with their low propensity to innovate and lack of customer service. UK Challenger banks, like Atom, Starling, Tandem and Monzo, are building from the ground up to do things differently. …

P2P

Venmo goes physical with new debit card

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>PayPal owned peer-to-peer (P2P) payment app Venmo is testing a new feature that allows consumers to shop in brick-and-mortar stores with a physical debit card that's linked to …

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