The service is being launched with local institutions Sicredi, Banco do Brasil and Nubank as initial partners.
Tonik Financial has secured $21 million in its Series A round, which it will tap to kickstart its digital bank services next quarter in the Philippines where it estimates has a $140 billion retail savings market.
Adam Bennett will be responsible for driving the group's technology and digitisation strategy.
Launched by Enterprise Singapore and Singapore Standards Council, the Technical Reference 76 provides a checklist for online retailers that spans the entire transaction cycle, including delivery, product tracking, payment, returns, and exchange.
This data bunker is part of its ongoing efforts to improve the resilience of the payment system, the Reserve Bank said.
Reserve Bank of Australia has said cheques are on their death bed. The only question surrounding the long-term decline of cash is whether recent cliff drops are temporary or permanent.
The timeline had to be unexpectedly brought forward to enable contact centre staff to service customers.
CEO Peter King said the problems were faults of omission rather than intentional wrongdoing.
The yellow and black bank is curbing potentially abusive money transfer messages in direct response to domestic violence victims being intimidated by their abusers.
The bank has dubbed it the 'post-SOA architecture'.
Country's SG Digital Office has been tasked with driving digital transformation and adoption across the local community, including the elderly and traditional business segments such as hawker centres.
Monetary Authority of Singapore tasks two teams, comprising banks and artificial intelligence industry players, to develop metrics that ensure the "responsible use of AI" for credit risk scoring and customer marketing.
Raking in $17 million in its latest fund raising, GoBear will be looking to build up a "full-fledged financial services platform" and tap an estimated base of 300 million in the region who remain underserved by existing market offerings.
The ACCC is sticking to the July 1 deadline for the sharing of financial services data.
Country's government is setting aside more than SG$500 million ($352.49 million) to facilitate local businesses in their digital transformation efforts. Specifically, the adoption of e-payments, e-invoicing, as well as advanced digital tools.
One of the things I loved about my Palm Pre Plus was the Touchstone inductive charger. Energizer has a Qi-enabled charging pad that works in partnership with a special back available on the Samsung Droid Charge. There are also charging solutions for various iPhone and BlackBerry models.
Google announces Google Wallet - a service that will turn your cell phone into a credit card.
The Commonwealth Bank yesterday opened its new flagship branch in the heart of Brisbane. Drenched with smart systems and Apple iDevices, the branch represents a significant investment in the Commonwealth Bank's new digital strategy.
With the IE9 Release Candidate, Microsoft has taken the wraps off a powerful new privacy-protection tool. Using the Tracking Protection feature, any IE9 user can install a list of sites and substrings that it wants to block. The effect is to block third-party tracking cookies, web beacons, analytics scripts, and even ads.
General Imaging brought a large new line of compact digital cameras and camcorders to CES 2011, ranging from rugged and waterproof to 16-megapixel shooters capable of recording full HD video.
At CES 2011, Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg showcased his company's 4G LTE technology, touting partnerships with Time Warner, Motorola and Google.
At CES 2011, Nvidia debuts the LG Optimus 2X "super phone," which has a Tegra 2 processor inside. Also, the company unveils its partnership with ARM to make CPUs.
New special paper doesn't go through a printer correctly. Sound familiar? It just happened to U.S. government presses printing 1.1 billion $100 bills.
Fujitsu, in partnership with BankWest has opened its latest datacentre in Perth which the provider is calling Australia's greenest and most advanced datacentre facility.
Proof of concept: Ever wanted to rob a bank and give yourself an alibi? Want to bunk off work and prove you're going to the doctors? Now you can.
Apple has added another retail location in Paris in a beautifully restored building smack dab next to the French capital's Théâtre National de l'Opéra. Formerly a bank, Apple has done an incredible job of keeping the original aesthetic details including wrought-iron railings, spiral staircases and marble floors - all under a massive shining skylight. Here's a look.
From the opening keynote at Google I/O highlights include HTML5, browser computing, app engine, partnerships, and more.
The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) has said it will release a new augmented reality iPhone app for home buyers and sellers, combining house listings with satellite images and relevant pre-purchase information.
ANZ is currently trialling ePOS, an app that will allow merchant customers to take payments from their iPhones.
The HD2 is highest speced Windows Mobile device ever and is very popular in Europe. HTC brought the device to the USA with T-Mobile with a subsidized price of only $200. A big improvement over other WM devices is the amazing content partnerships with Barnes & Noble, BlockBuster, and Slacker. You won't be looking all over for content on this 1 GHz Snapdragon device with its 16GB microSD card. You can even enjoy Guitar Hero on the device.
The businesses have voluntarily put their hands up to test the principles in real world scenarios.
The red and black bank is putting its people first, a change from the old culture that used to exist.
Bulgaria is on its way to becoming a leading fintech technology hub in southeast Europe.
Only customers that didn't have payments processed over the weekend should expect the token.
The red and black bank hopes to educate its 40,000 small business customers through its Cyber Security Roadshow.
The bank will be spending big on technology in a bid to keep improving its systems and services.
Sydney, don't ask. You cannot retrofit sensors into apartment foundations.
Australia finally gets its hands on the Square Terminal, nearly a year after businesses in the United States.
White titanium card is afraid of most things people use to carry ID and coinage, like wallets and pockets.
The yellow bank has developed a blockchain prototype it reckons can support sustainable development and investment in Australia.
Draft report from the United Nations revealed North Korea chalked up US$2 billion from launching cyber attacks against banks and cryptocurrency exchanges as part of efforts to fund a weapons buying programme.
The compromised data included customer name, date of birth, contact details, and in some cases, a government-issued identification, such as a driver's licence.