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  • Jun 25, 201510:45 AM

    E-commerce goes mobile

    Nearly half of all e-commerce transactions in the UK are now carried out on mobile devices, with tablets more popular for shopping than smartphones, according to research from Criteo. The UK is now ranked second highest with regards to mobile share of retail e-commerce globally ...

  • Jun 25, 20159:12 AM

    Nasdaq calls in Chain for blockchain project

    Nasdaq has enlisted blockchain infrastructure provider Chain for its project to use digital ledger technology for the issuance and transfer of private company securities. Exchange operator Nasdaq outlined plans earlier this year to tap the Open Assets Protocol colored coin initiative to ...

  • Jun 25, 20158:58 AM

    Mobile-first startup bank Atom gets UK banking licence

    Durham-based digital bank Atom has been granted a banking licence by the Bank of England, meaning it can start gearing up for launch later this year. Atom Bank is “branch-free, paper free” and will go live with a mobile-first personal and business banking service, with desktop to follow.

  • Jun 24, 20153:55 PM

    Walmart, Amazon, Sears, eBay to stop selling Confederate flag merchandise

    America's leading merchants have spoken: TheConfederate flag is coming off the shelves. Walmart, Amazon, eBay and Sears all announced bans on the sale of Confederate flag merchandise, amid an intensifying national debate over the use of the controversial flag.

  • Jun 24, 201512:24 PM

    Blockchain Startup Raises $2 Million for Intellectual Property Solution

    A startup that uses the bitcoin blockchain to establish digital ownership of art and other creative works has raised $2m in seed funding. Ascribe received backing from Earlybird Venture Capital, Digital Currency Group, Freelands Ventures and a group of angel investors.

  • Jun 23, 201512:57 PM

    Alibaba Sells US E-Commerce Website 11Main to Rival OpenSky

    Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. will sell its U.S. website 11 Main to rival online marketplace OpenSky as it adjusts its strategy in niche e-commerce. Alibaba will hold a “significant” stake in the combined entity, which will help sales for more than 50,000 brands ...

  • Jun 23, 20158:53 AM

    Bitcoin Poker Operator to Face Nevada Court on Gaming Charge

    Bryan Micon, former operator of bitcoin poker website Seals with Clubs, is set to face a Nevada judge this week after being charged with operating an unlicensed gaming website. Micon will return from his home in Antigua for a hearing on Thursday in Las Vegas ...

  • Jun 22, 20153:50 PM

    Barclays Trials Bitcoin Tech With Pilot Program

    Barclays has signed off on a proof-of-concept to trial bitcoin technology. Following an agreement with bitcoin exchange Safello, the UK bank says it will explore how blockchain technologies could bolster the financial services sector.

  • Jun 22, 20153:10 PM

    VietinBank targets teens with Hello Kitty card and rewards

    Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (VietinBank) and JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., officially held a magnificent launch event for the VietinBank-JCB Hello Kitty Card with Hello Kitty as theme on June 19 2015.

  • Jun 22, 20152:20 PM

    Fime Korea receives Visa Mobile Contactless Level 1 Accreditation

    Having supported the Korean market with EMVCo Level 1 compliance services for a number of years, FIME’s Korean secure chip test laboratory is now approved to test compliance of mobile handsets, chipsets and near field communication (NFC) antennae to Visa’s Level 1 specifications.