DOJ Suing to Block Visa’s Plaid Acquisition

The Department of Justice (DOJ) is suing to block Visa’s acquisition of Plaid, citing concerns over Visa’s monopoly in the online payments market.

Alex Kantrowitz of Big Technology: Apple Will Eventually Fall Apart If It Doesn't Back Down
Apple Will Eventually Fall Apart If It Doesn’t Back Down

As long as the company continues to rely on other people’s money to make its bottom line it’s going to turn slodgy, slow, bureaucratic, and I think it will eventually fall apart.

PayPal CEO: Across Every Industry, We're Seeing a Surge Towards a Digital-First Strategy
PayPal CEO: Across Every Industry, We’re Seeing a Surge Towards a Digital-First Strategy

What’s happened is the world has accelerated from physical to digital across almost every industry.

Luxury Online Retailer Farfetch Focusing on Technology to Improve the Consumer Experience

Luxury online retailer Farfetch, where prices start at around a thousand dollars, had a breakout IPO on Thursday raising $885 million while setting a valuation of $6.2 billion on the company.

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Google Preparing Debit Card to Compete With the Apple Card

Following the success of the Apple Card, Google is preparing its own debit card.

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Google Cloud Opens Salt Lake City Cloud Region, Nets PayPal Contract

Google Cloud scored a major victory, signing a multi-year contract with PayPal, while also opening a new cloud region in Salt Lake City.

Credit Karma
Intuit Close to Buying Credit Karma

Credit Karma, the popular credit and finance service, is on the verge of being bought…

Fuel Pump
Buying Fuel May Result In Stolen Credit Cards, Warns Visa

High fuel prices aren’t the only thing travelers need to worry about at the pump.…

Truecaller Flaw Puts 150 Million Users at Risk

Zak Doffman at Forbes is reporting on a newly discovered vulnerability in the Truecaller app…

PayPal Acquires Price Comparison Tool Honey For $4 Billion

PayPal has announced its acquisition of Honey Science Corporation, a price comparison platform that helps…