These startups are locating in SF and Africa to...
To become a global fintech player, locate your company in San Francisco and Africa. That’s the approach of...
Amazon now sells flight tickets in India
Indians can already use Amazon to pay for their mobile bills and borrow money to purchase items, but now there’s...
India’s most popular services are becoming...
Truecaller, an app that helps users screen strangers and robocallers, will soon allow users in India, its largest...
Google to allow users to pay for Android apps...
Today, the Android platform sees more app downloads than iOS, but Apple’s App Store continually dominates in...
A quiet London-based payments startup just raised...
You probably haven’t heard of Checkout, a digital payments processing company that was founded in 2012 in London....
Amazon Pay launches peer-to-peer payments in
Continuing its investment in India, Amazon today announced the launch of person-to-person (p2p) payments via Amazon Pay...
Twitter cracks down on API abuse, will charge B2B...
To prevent its own Cambridge Analytica and make sure it’s getting paid for its data, Twitter will audit...
Instagram launches shopping checkout, charging...
Instagram is opening a whole new revenue stream. Now the 130 million people who tap Instagram’s product tags on...
Facebook wants up to 30% of fan subscriptions vs...
Facebook will drive a hard bargain with influencers and artists judging by the terms of service for the social...
Instagram’s fundraiser stickers could lure...
Mark Zuckerberg recently revealed that commerce is a huge part of the 2019 roadmap for Facebook’s family of apps....
Amazon, WesternUnion debut PayCode to sell goods...
While Amazon has been methodical (read: a little slow) in launching local versions of its site for various global...
Apple fails to block porn & gambling...
Facebook and Google were far from the only developers openly abusing Apple’s Enterprise Certificate program meant...
The plot to revive Mt. Gox and repay victims’...
It was the Lehman Brothers of blockchain. 850,000 Bitcoin disappeared when cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox...
Meet Caper, the AI self-checkout shopping cart
The Amazon boogie-man has every retailer scrambling for ways to fight back. But the cost and effort to install cameras...
FB QVC? Facebook tries Live video shopping
Want to run your own home shopping network? Facebook is now testing a Live video feature for merchants that lets them...
Meet ‘Bitski’, the single sign-on wallet...
The mainstream will never adopt blockchain-powered decentralized apps (dApps) if it’s a struggle to log in....
Uber launches rider loyalty Rewards like credits...
Uber’s new loyalty program incentivizes you not to check Lyft or the local competitor. Riders earn points for all...
7-Eleven is bringing cashier-less payments to its...
7-Eleven is piloting a new mobile check-out process called Scan & Pay.
Mozilla pushes PayPal to make Venmo transactions...
Earlier this year, the FTC settled with PayPal over the company’s handling of privacy disclosures in its...
Costco now supports Apple Pay across all of its...
Apple has landed a big new partner for Apple Pay in the U.S. after Costco began accepting the mobile payment service...