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Dan Gray

Dan has worked in online media and marketing across a variety of industries, from data science to interactive entertainment, building online communities around technology interests and innovative startups.

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Google Wallet has struck up a partnership with payment processor WePay and added about 200,000 online stores to support Google wallet. WePay facilitates transactions between merchants and payers on their platform, invoicing applications, marketplaces, and donation platforms like GoFundMe. It also provides payment processing for some 200,000 small and medium

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Fin Tech Innovation Lab, launched in October last year in Dublin. It announced six early stage start-ups to take part in the inaugural lab in Dublin. Accenture in partnership with Enterprise Ireland are looking for Ireland’s best early stage tech companies to join their FinTech Innovation Lab Accelerator programme which

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Since its launch in October last year, Apple Pay has been steadily growing in popularity. However, self- serving hardware seem to be one of the last few places to accept only cash or cards. USA Technologies (NASDAQ: USAT), a leader of wireless, cashless payment and M2M/IoT solutions for small-ticket, self-serve

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Taking a step back from the wireless digital wallet solutions by Apple and Google, startup Qvivr has launched ‘Swyp’, a smart digital wallet that can hold upto 25 cards ranging from credit cards, debit cards, loyalty cards, gift cards to frequent flyer cards; essentially any magnetic stripe based card. Developed

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CHARLOTTE, NC – January 27, 2015- Carlisle & Gallagher Consulting Group, a business and technology consulting firm exclusively focussed on financial services industry released findings which predict that Phablets will dominate the mobile device market share by 2020. C&G surveyed 1,005 U.S. consumers online as well as interviewed top financial

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In the new partnership between start-up Stripe and Intuit Inc., a leading provider of business and financial management solutions for small and mid-sized businesses, a new product has been developed for on- demand workers to help them recognise payments as income and optimise taxes and maximise deductions. San Francisco based

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January 26, 2015- The Federal reserve issued a report titled “Strategies for Improving the U.S. Payment System” offering solutions to enhance the speed, safety and efficiency of the U.S. payment system. Falling behind various other countries in optimization of payment systems, the Fed is finally is adopting these measures. “A

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Leading online payment portal TransferWise has received heavyweight backing after 4 years in the market from one of the top investment firms- Andreessen Horowitz. Established by Taavet Hinrikus and Kristo Käärmann in 2011 TransferWise is climbing up the league of online payment options with their competitive exchange rates and transparent

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January 23rd 2014- At the Cyber Defence and Network Security conference, London, Andrew Gracie, executive director, Bank of London gave a speech (.pdf) about the cyber threat that looms over the Financial sector. He said that the sector must contemplate the possibility that core functions in firms, the financial market

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The Winklevoss twins, Cameron and Tyler are aiming to have a fully regulated Bitcoin exchange system based in the United States. Lacking any form of regulation Bitcoin has been under speculation over the last one year with countries like India, China and Russia trying to shut it down. The brothers

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