Authentication & Security

2Checkout Launches Quarterly Fraud Index Report To Monitor Global Online Payment Scams

Inaugural Fraud Index Report Finds You Can Trust Scandinavians and Book Buyers; Be Wary of Indonesian and Cable TV Buyers Press Release: Columbus, OH – May 28, 2014 – 2Checkout, a leading global online payments provider, today released their inaugural quarterly Fraud Index report. The study of online payments fraud is based on a worldwide...

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Blockchain

DISH Network is the Latest to Jump On the BitWagon

We all know how Bitcoin has taken off in the last year – with the extensive publicity and meteoric rise (and fall) in value; big names such as Richard Branson & Andreessen-Horowitz getting on board; and retailers such as TigerDirect.com, Shopify, Zynga,  & Overstock.com began accepting the currency – the...

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BankTech

Mobile payment start-up Digicash raises €2.2 million

Press Release: Luxembourg - May 28, 2013 - Digicash Payments, the Luxembourg-based mobile payment specialist, has just closed a €2.2 million funding round backed by its founders, the SNCI and the Luxembourg Government. This additional funding will allow the company to start a new phase of development, both on a national and...

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Payments

Why Intuit is spending $360 mn to acquire Check Inc.

Intuit Inc. confirmed its plans yesterday, to acquire Check for $360 million as per a recent press release on Check’s website. Check is the latest tech startup to be acquired by Intuit as it plans to expand its suite of tools for individuals and small businesses through acquisitions. Check provides...

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