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Coinbase's Series B comes shortly after Aussie startup Coinjar gets its own AU$500,000.
The new Commonwealth Bank of Australia app provides native NFC support for the first time, but only in two specific variants of an Android handset.
With the unregulated virtual digital currency Bitcoin gaining both acceptance and momentum, India could soon issuing a warning against Bitcoin transactions to guard against terrorism and investment risks.
The National Australia Bank (NAB)'s technology transformation delivered significant benefits in 2013 – paving the way for even greater change in 2014 as its new CIO takes the reins of one of the country's most ambitious IT transformations.
Monthly statements belonging to 647 private banking clients were stolen via the bank's outsourced printing services provider. The theft was discovered after the files were found on a laptop recently seized from alleged hacker "The Messiah".
On this week's Technolatte podcast the Australian team looks at everything from Bitcoin, to social media fails, to Apple's latest court battle, and the latest news on the NBN.
Weeks after saying it has no plans to legitimize the virtual currency, People's Bank of China has now banned financial institutions from handling any form of Bitcoin transaction, citing its association with criminal activities.
Customers at Royal Bank of Scotland, NatWest and Ulster Bank were again left without cash yesterday evening after a technical glitch hit the banks.
The head of IT strategy at Russia's biggest bank sees the cloud as a necessary evil and is investing in security startups to deal with hackers that want to get into its systems.
Australia's biggest banks insist there's no security flaw in tap-and-go cards, despite police blaming them for a surge in fraud.
By now, many of us have heard of the infamous virtual currency, Bitcoin. With a steady rise in both awareness and especially value as of late, it’s only fitting that India's first Bitcoin conference would be held in due time.
Common wisdom says that COBOL should have died years ago, but the language that sits at the heart of financial systems is still around, and making moves into the cloud.
Users can use the card at stores accepting Mastercard, or withdraw cash from ATMs. For now, it's available only in the U.S. and is free with no monthly or annual charges.
Payments giants believes digital wallets could beat out Bitcoin and social payments to become the biggest payment innovation since credit cards and ATMs.
Last week, JP Morgan announced on its Twitter feed that it would do an open Q&A using the #AskJPM hashtag. It was canceled due to epic, highly informed, trolling.