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Synereo NFX Dapps

Silicon Valley Powerhouse NFX Favors Synereo over Ethereum For Dapps Development

by JP Buntinxon October 1, 2016
Cryptocurrency enthusiasts and developers have been talking about creating a decentralized web for quite some time now. For the longest time, it seemed the Ethereum ecosystem would be the best option to achieve this goal. But NFX is not looking at Ethereum, as they plan to use the Synereo Blockchain 2.0 to create a decentralized […]
Yandex Browser Financial Data

Yandex Browser Keeps Online Banking and Payments Details Safe

by JP Buntinxon September 15, 2016
Online banking is quickly becoming the new hot trend in fintech these days. Yandex, a leading mobile and internet search provider, is doing things a bit differently, By creating a built-in browser AI, the company will secure details transmitted during this online banking session. An interesting way to prevent data theft, but how does the […]
Call Centres Criminals Fraud

Criminals Target Call Centres To Obtain Consumer Financial Information

by JP Buntinxon September 15, 2016
Banks all over the world have plenty of reasons to be concerned in the digital age. Call centre fraud is a new emerging trend, particularly in the United Kingdom. Most criminals groups target call centres to access customer funds and take over some of their financial accounts. All of this data is then either used […]

Snaps Emoji iMessage

Bitcoin and Fintech Companies Should Explore Snaps For iMessage Marketing

by JP Buntinxon September 14, 2016
Over the past few days, there has been a lot of focus on iMessage integrating payment options. Snaps, a mobile messaging platform used to create emoji keyboards and chatbots, will launch its branded iMessage applications. All of this goes to show Apple’s messaging service has never been more popular. Things are getting quite busy for […]
O'Melveny Einat Meisel

Leading Israeli Tech Lawyer Einat Meisel Joins O’Melveny Silicon Valley Office

by JP Buntinxon September 14, 2016
Over the past few years, there has been a strong focus on the number of women in the tech industry. While it is true this is a male-dominated world, there are a lot of talented women excited about technology as well. O’Melveny, one of the many Silicon Valley-based tech companies, attracted Einat Meisel, a leading […]
Fintechist_Singapore Switzerland Fintech Treaty

Singapore and Switzerland Sign Treaty To Bolster Fintech Innovation

by JP Buntinxon September 13, 2016
A new agreement between Singapore and Switzerland will focus on Fintech regulation. Regulators from both countries decided to cooperate, allow startups to flourish. Regulation in the fintech sector can be a good thing, but too many startups are encumbered by strict guidelines. This new agreement should alleviate some of those concerns. The Monetary Authority of […]