Monthly Archives: October 2015

Why money transfers is so slow in the US?

Why does it take so long to send money from one bank account to another? This is an excellent podcast by the Planet Money guys, quite entertaining with their distinct satire. Although it was released 2 years ago, it is … Continue reading

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Happy 1st birthday, Apple Pay?

Apple Pay Consumer Adoption Rates Still Slow. A new article provides the latest data and projections of just how well Apple Pay is doing and how it’s expected to trend over the next 3-5 years. Source: Apple Pay Consumer Adoption … Continue reading

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Blockchains and Banks

Bitcoin bundled together various existing technologies in a unique fashion to create something genuinely new — an almost unhackable, replicated database with no master server, via updates which are based on quickly verifiable effort rather than permission. Blockchains (permissioned chains) remove the … Continue reading

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