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Eftpos has replaced a network of complex bilateral links between banks and merchants with a centralised payment hub.
Bitcoin and Butterfly Labs: What smelled like a rat apparently was. David Gewirtz tells the story of why he almost bought, but didn't and how the math worked in favor of the scammers.
Under new business plans, EBay is going to spin off PayPal in 2015 -- a victory of sorts for investor Carl Icahn.
As the era of the ATM gives way to increasingly sophisticated, secure always-on digital banking, will the old guard of bricks, mortar and paper based high street banks evolve or die?
Butterfly Labs, a maker of Bitcoin mining hardware, has been forced to close its doors by the FTC due to accusations of fraud and public misrepresentation.
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Cryptosense has completed a seed funding round, raising €700m to improve the security of our banks.
The crypto community has gained another supporting voice in Coin Center, an industry-backed effort for research and advocacy.
Australian bitcoin startup CoinJar is trialling what it claims is the first Eftpos card to draw funds from a user's bitcoin account, in a bid to bridge the gap between cryptocurrency and traditional payments.
Westpac New Zealand worked with Actifio to tap into data sets that would help the bank deliver a consistent customer experience across all of its channels.
Shaking up lethargic industries is what Apple claims it is best at, and now it says the banks and credit card companies deserve a good shake-up. If it succeeds, it will help more than just iDevice users.
While Apple hasn't officially given Apple Pay the nod for anywhere outside the US, the signs are good that Europe, and the UK in particular, could be next on the list.
Westpac Group has launched The Hive, an innovation hub that will bring together internal and external people from the company to collaborate and experiment on new technologies.
Participating banks of the newly-announced Apple Pay payment system are expected to give a share of the earnings they receive from merchant fees to Apple.
As Qantas looks down the barrel of an AU$2.8 billion loss for the financial year ending June 2014, the airline is hoping to see cash savings of AU$200 million by the end of FY15 with efficiency enhancements driven by new technology.