Payments

With $8.52 Million in funding, Openbucks takes gift cards online

Openbucks was established in 2010 by Marc Rochman (CEO). The startup has been able to accrue $8.52 Mn of investment from venture capitalists and angel investors such as Jerry Yang, Co-founder of Yahoo, Greycroft partners, Clearstone Ventures, Morado Ventures, Novel TMT Ventures, Inspiration Ventures, CrunchFund, SV Angel and TiE Angels....

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How can NFC technology help you do your laundry?

Even though NFC payments are still having a hard time, NFC technology in itself continues to see innovation and implementation in areas like Vending machines, ATMs, Business Cards and even Advertising & Marketing Campaigns. Stel Solutions, a Spanish technology integrator, recently announced the introduction of a system that utilizes NFC...

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An NFC Primer - Some Opinionated Sound-Bites

If you are reading this article, chances are that you know more about Near Field Communications than I do...after all, this technology has been around for decades and there are probably more entities dedicated to evangelizing it than there are consumers who pay using NFC wallets. Nonetheless, I will share...

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