• Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Eric Franklin

Captain Marvel postcredits scenes, explained - CNET

The first one is a doozy. The second one, cute.


  • Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Mark Serrels

Apple turned its livestream on early and things got super weird - CNET

Think '80s horror movie interspersed with bizarre performance art style stunts. But what does it all mean?


  • Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Jackson Ryan

Scientists pulverize smartphones to discover what's inside - CNET

Milkshake and break.


  • Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Vanessa Hand Orellana

Apple March 25 event: How to watch and what to expect - CNET

What we know so far about Apple's TV series, subscription news service and everything else it could announce at its next launch event on Monday, March 25.


  • Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Sarah Tew

Check out the latest luxury trends for high-end homes - CNET

I set out to find the splashiest and most expensive trending items at the annual Architectural Digest AD Design Show in New York. Come along for the ride, but be prepared for appliances and "pieces" that cost more than a year of college.


  • Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Jason Hiner

Mueller report: Everything we know about the Trump-Russia investigation - CNET

The attorney general has sent his summary to Congress, but we're still awaiting the full report. It could sharpen the partisan divide.


  • Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Brian Cooley

AT&T CEO looks ahead to the end of the phone - CNET

Randall Stephenson knows that 5G may make phones themselves obsolete.


  • Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Laura Hautala

This tool tells you what to do about the latest data breach - CNET

Breach Clarity analyzes the threat and points you to advice.


  • Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Gael Fashingbauer Cooper

Captain Marvel zooms past $900 million, but Us scares up box-office crown - CNET

The billion-dollar club looks within reach for the Brie Larson-starring Marvel film.


  • Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Bonnie Burton

Shazam superhero movie with Zachary Levi: Trailers, cast, early reviews - CNET

Here's our ongoing guide to the upcoming DC Comics film starring Zachary Levi. The film opens April 5, but early reviews from critics are already positive.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Patrick Holland

Free iPhone XR on T-Mobile when you trade in an iPhone X or earlier - CNET

Technically it's in the form of bill credits, but hey, it works out in the end.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Patrick Holland

Pixel 4 XL leaked photo reveals two back cameras and hole-punch screen - CNET

Oh, and the fingerprint reader might be in the display.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Patrick Holland

Galaxy A90 with 'Notchless Infinity Screen' confirmed by Samsung website - CNET

If there isn't a notch, where do the front-facing cameras go?


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Bonnie Burton

This giant R2-D2 is actually an observatory - CNET

This is the Star Wars droid building you're looking for.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Joan E. Solsman

Apple's streaming TV service: Expected price, shows, movies, price and bundles - CNET

Apple's event Monday should home in on the gadget giant's vision for streaming video. With Apple pouring more than $1 billion in TV programming, where will it all go?


  • Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Brian Cooley

Top 5 reasons to buy a Tesla - Roadshow

Never mind insane mode, here's what really sells Tesla cars.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Matt Elliott

Big-screen TV deals at Best Buy for March Madness and beyond - CNET

Get 4K for less.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Andrew Krok

Mercedes-Benz's electric eSprinter finishes winter testing - Roadshow

It'll go on sale, in Europe at least, in the second half of 2019.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Kyle Hyatt

The One Moto Show is the best motorcycle show you've never been to - Roadshow

I found the real heart of motorcycle culture in America during a snowstorm in Portland, Oregon.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Kyle Hyatt

Grassroots racing is alive at the 1Pro Super Hooligan race - Roadshow

Low-buck, low-stress racing is alive and well all over America with Roland Sands Design's Super Hooligan series.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Kyle Hyatt

The 2019 One Moto Show was a riot of custom motorcycles and new friends - Roadshow

This year marked the 10th anniversary of the West coast's favorite custom bike show and Roadshow went.


  • Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
  • Created by Joan E. Solsman

Apple's TV streaming and news party may end with an antitrust hangover - CNET

Apple's Monday event is expected to be an extravaganza of subscription services: TV! Movies! News! Bundles! But competitors say the company is already out of control.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by David Carnoy

Star Trek fan builds a home theater Starfleet would love - CNET

Meet Anil, who lives in central New Jersey. His basement home theater seeks out new life and new levels of Trekkie fandom, and it has to be seen to believed.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Gael Fashingbauer Cooper

Game of Thrones gift-a-palooza: Shopping is coming - CNET

As the final season approaches, you can bring Westeros home with everything from autographed books to a Hodor doorstop and a Hand of the King bottle opener.


  • Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
  • Created by Jessica Dolcourt

Sorry, the Galaxy Fold, Mate X will make your Android and iPhone more expensive in 2019 - CNET

Phone prices are still rising across the board and here's the proof.


  • Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
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Eafricalab, ACI Worldwide to support payments modernisation across Africa

(The Paypers) ACI Worldwide has announced that Eafricalab will utilise its UP Retail Payments solution for Postillion, to better serve consumers across 25 African countries.


  • Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
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YuTru digital identification scheme introduced

(The Paypers) The YuTru private sector led digital identification (ID) scheme has been introduced to expand financial inclusion in Papua New Guinea.


  • Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
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Capgemini, IDEMIA partner for IoT platform

(The Paypers) Capgemini has announced a new partnership agreement with IDEMIA, to introduce a secure Internet of Things (IoT) device management platform.


  • Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
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Western Union, Thunes to facilitate cross border payments with blockchain

(The Paypers) Western Union and cross-border payments network Thunes have teamed to use Stellar's blockchain tech in facilitating cross-border payments between banks.


  • Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
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Irish company Circit brings open banking to the audit profession

(The Paypers) Ireland-based audit firm Circit has announced it has been granted registration as an Account Information Service Provider by the Central Bank of Ireland.


  • Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
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EOS token is available on Infinito App Square with PRA CandyBox

(The Paypers) Infinito Wallet has launched App Square, offering support for EOS DApps and allowing the EOS token distribution DApp - PRA CandyBox service.


  • Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
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Lazada, Mastercard collaborate to support ecommerce growth in Southeast Asia

(The Paypers) Lazada, an online commerce platform from Southeast Asia (SEA), and Mastercard have announced a five-year partnership to support the ecommerce ecosystem in SEA.


  • Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
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Broadridge adopts SWIFT GPI for cross-border payments

(The Paypers) US-based Broadridge Financial Solutions has integrated SWIFT’s GPI for its corporate clients to enhance end-to-end tracking of cross-border payments.


  • Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
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US RPA startup UiPath raised USD 400 mln in series D funding

(The Paypers) US-based RPA platform UiPath has raised USD 400 million in Series D funding from venture capital investors at a valuation north of USD 7 billion.


  • Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
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eBay to integrate Google Pay on its marketplace platform

(The Paypers) eBay has announced that it is introducing Google Pay to its suite of payment options for customers.


  • Posted on Thursday August 16, 2018
  • Created by Talking Payments

Is open banking doomed from the start?

The financial world is currently in the throes of implementing two landmark regulations aimed at making the banking sector more customer-centric, secure, competitive and innovative.   However, if you look beyond the headlines, it is clear there is ...


  • Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017
  • Created by Talking Payments

The evolution of attacks against PoS devices

Point-of Sale (POS) cybercrime is highly sophisticated, with cyber attackers continuing to target the retail industry aggressively to obtain credit and debit card account data. The ubiquity and widespread deployment of these POS systems is what makes them...


  • Posted on Friday July 28, 2017
  • Created by Talking Payments

When payment has a point

What's the point of payment? For most businesses it’s an entirely functional affair.   It’s the necessary transaction that signals the end of a customer’s experience. They’ll have swiped their card, or punched their pin, but...


  • Posted on Wednesday March 08, 2017
  • Created by Talking Payments

'Stick-on’ technology set to revolutionise online payments

While 2016 may have been yet another year where bitcoin dominated industry conversations, the hype is beginning to get a bite of reality. While many organisations have been exploring its applications, even the most optimistic predictions of mainstream use...


  • Posted on Tuesday December 13, 2016
  • Created by Talking Payments

Are you making it too easy for your online customers to abandon

There are all sorts of reasons why consumers abandon their purchases at online checkouts, but most of the solutions tried by retailers fail to overcome this payment issue. Consumers are being offered more choice than ever, but many retailers don’t t...


  • Posted on Tuesday October 25, 2016
  • Created by Talking Payments

Move over bitcoin, blockchain is coming to a bank near you

Bitcoin, the ‘cryptocurrency’, reached a peak of $750 in June 2016 and is thriving like never before. Some even predict it could finally reach mainstream this year. While it is some way short of the dizzying high of $1,216, achieved in late 20...


  • Posted on Wednesday October 05, 2016
  • Created by Talking Payments

Brexit and PSD2 – an opportunity for faster payments

Depending on what you read, the decision on Brexit currently seems a little bit like doing the Hokey Cokey. Whatever the outcome, there is likely to be significant impact on the revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2), so what can merchants expect regar...


  • Posted on Thursday August 25, 2016
  • Created by Talking Payments

Contactless – 2 sectors that are cashing in

Contactless payments have become mainstream in the UK – that’s a fact. According to new figures from Barclaycard, British consumers are now making seven million tap-and-go purchases per day, and these numbers are growing all the time.  H...


  • Posted on Tuesday August 09, 2016
  • Created by Talking Payments

Cash – why it's here to stay

Recent statistics by Visa Europe have shown that at least one-in-five card transactions are now tap-and-pay, compared to just one-in-sixty in 2013. In fact, Visa had three billion contactless payments in Europe in the last year alone - triple the amount o...


  • Posted on Thursday May 12, 2016
  • Created by Talking Payments

What’s putting shoppers off at the point of payment?

Retailers spend a lot of resources and effort on bringing customers in-store, but often overlook the means to commit shoppers to actually going through with payment and purchase. So what is putting shoppers off at this stage of the journey?  Our rec...


  • Posted on Wednesday April 27, 2016
  • Created by Talking Payments

How can banks meet the needs of the digital consumer?

There’s often talk about how retailers must adapt in this digital age. As consumers of all ages become increasingly tech-savvy, these organisations are in constant competition to be the most innovative.  Yet, this battle stretches beyond the s...


  • Posted on Thursday April 07, 2016
  • Created by Talking Payments

Why mPOS allows retailers to focus on customer service

As a result of changing customer behaviour, retailers are increasingly looking for more innovative solutions. Sticking with something because it is ‘the way it has always been done’, is no longer an option. This is as true of payments, as it i...


  • Posted on Wednesday February 24, 2016
  • Created by Talking Payments

Why 2015 was the year that contactless truly went mainstream

Contactless – it’s now a word that’s widely recognised in British society. After being promoted by the business community for some time, the payment method is finally becoming habit for consumers too. In fact, it’s been causing suc...


  • Posted on Tuesday February 23, 2016
  • Created by Talking Payments

One step closer to Samsung Pay

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Samsung has officially confirmed what we have expected for a while - Samsung Pay will arrive in the UK later this year, finally debuting on the European scene. But with Apple Pay now well established and claiming a f...


  • Posted on Monday January 11, 2016
  • Created by Talking Payments

How realistic is a cashless society?

For years the industry has been referencing the demise of cash in the UK. The rise of digital payment methods have of course added a whole new level of convenience to our spending habits – but does this really mean we’re prepared to completely...


  • Posted on Wednesday November 25, 2015
  • Created by Talking Payments

Black Friday propels transactions but results in costly returns

Currently UK consumers spend more than £19,000 every day on credit, debit, and charge cards. This is set to increase tenfold on Black Friday, where it’s predicted sales will exceed £1.9billion in a single day.However, while transactions ...


  • Posted on Thursday October 29, 2015
  • Created by Talking Payments

Pubs pour more pints with iPads

When it comes to opening a restaurant a lot of thought goes into the menu, décor and atmosphere. Whether it be deciding what colour scheme to have, or how to design your menu, business owners want to have a consistent brand image and create a uniqu...


  • Posted on Friday September 25, 2015
  • Created by Talking Payments

Are retailers paying attention to their social customers?

It’s no secret that we live in a world populated by social media addicts. Tweeting, liking and scrolling through a stream of social content is part of daily activity for most consumers – and retailers are jumping in on the trend.  92% of...


  • Posted on Thursday September 24, 2015
  • Created by Talking Payments

What if Apple entered the banking sector?

Over the past ten years, innovations in technology have dramatically changed how each industry operates and communicates, and the banking and finance sector is no different. The most recent disruptive change was in payments, firstly with contactless cards...


  • Posted on Friday August 28, 2015
  • Created by Talking Payments

The payments innovations that consumers really want

Long have the likes of cash, cards and contactless dominated the payments headlines – but which actually interest consumers?  Usage of these three key ways to pay is always high, which has led many in the sector to believe they can pinpoint ex...