At&T to sell Magic Leap’s augmented reality headsets in U.S.
At&T today announced they will be investing in Magic Leap, an augmented reality startup, and will become the exclusive “wireless” distributor of Magic Leap products in the U.S. beginning this summer. This [..]
Could Apple and Cisco Products Reduce the Cost of Cyber Insurance?
A new deal between insurance provider Allianz and tech giants Apple and Cisco has wide-ranging ramifications for the cyber insurance industry. Allianz customers who rely on Apple and Cisco products are now eligible for lower [..]
Synchrony buys Paypal’s consumer credit portfolio for $7 billion
The deal between Synchrony and PayPal is officially closed, with Synchrony acquiring $7.6 billion in receivables. The deal, first announced in November 2017, includes PayPal’s U.S. consumer credit portfolio, worth $6.8 [..]
The impact of cryptocurrency on small businesses
The financial world changes quickly, and those who don’t keep up are quickly left behind. Fintech’s latest innovations, such as cryptocurrency, are starting to play a key role where even small businesses have the [..]
How Startups Can Beat the Odds: Interview with Randy Komisar
When you launch a startup, you can’t help but to dream of the possibilities. You think of the excitement of acquiring millions of users, building an awesome team, and of course, a multi-million dollar exit. [..]
Instagram launches IGTV app for creators
Instagram officially launched IGTV, a new service for long-form videos that is expected to rival YouTube, at an event in San Francisco Wednesday morning. The hour-long videos can be viewed directly within the Instagram app [..]
Paypal Acquires Hyperwallet for $400 Million
Paypal has made another critical move to further the efficiency of their payment system by acquiring and integrating the Hyperwallet into their platform. Paypal has made this announcement today about this acquisition [..]
5 Breakthrough Technologies That Will Boost Information Security in 2018
In 2017, hackers continued to prove they can infiltrate even the largest of organizations, wreaking havoc on millions of people and causing billions in damages.
In the wake of massive attacks like WannaCry and Equifax, [..]