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Futuristic Banking

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Ed Danielesdaniel.com - Europe

How many Ts is that?

26 March 2009  |  4865 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Noting the news last night it's not a great time to be associated with banking and as such the professional community will seek solace amongst its members. So, during this period of kinship and support perhaps some managers will study how the renewed trust in peers and colleagues can be put to good use. Transparency creates trust, trust facilitates...

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Be my - ATM-finder - eye, buddy!

23 March 2009  |  4459 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Wow, this is a very cutting-edge new innovation from ING Netherlands. My android cellphone shows me the available ATMs in my sight, by pointing the camera of the phone to any direction. ATM markers are added to the actual camera image, so I know which way to go. The concept of processing the real environment image and react somehow is there since ...

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Dean Procter
Dean ProcterTransinteract - Sydney

The Next Big Thing - A Bank

19 March 2009  |  3039 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I've been known to make some outrageous predictions about such things as how many (few) global banks there would be in a few years (last year) and the boring sort of stuff, like there is no security o...

Paul Penrose
Paul PenroseFinextra - London

What's the difference between Hbos and HSBC?

25 February 2009  |  6149 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

What's the diference between Bank of America and Wells Fargo? Citibank and JPMorgan Chase? Royal Bank of Scotland and HSBC? Hbos and Barclays? From a consumer perspective, very little. They all offer ...

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Matt White
Matt WhiteFinextra - Toronto

Intuit demands Mint proves user numbers

24 February 2009  |  4301 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

As the recession bites, more and more of us are turning to personal finance management tools to keep control of dwindling funds. One of the big boy in the US is Intuit with its Quicken Online offerin...

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Ed Daniel
Ed Danielesdaniel.com - Europe

UK Banking Retail OPEN API

16 February 2009  |  4424 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

This has been on my mind a lot recently, mainly out of frustration with using my bank's web sites as they don't support Firefox very well. More so, my bank and credit card providers especially are a ...

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Facial recognition authentication in bank branches?

29 October 2008  |  5621 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

As the facial biometric authentication is developing, I can foresee a scenario, when the face of the customers are scanned by a corner camera as they step into a bank branch. The authentication is don...

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Bye Bye Cheque Truncation..

28 October 2008  |  5613 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 2

It is interesting to note that after a little more than a decade, Canada has decided to stop investing and creating technologies and market infrastructure for cheque imaging to make the paper clearing...

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Paul Penrose
Paul PenroseFinextra - London

The contactless wristband

09 September 2008  |  5133 views  |  3 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Antony Jenkins, CEO of Barclaycard says contactless chips have huge untapped capability, but the plastic around the chip limits its potential. "Take the plastic away and the possibilities are end...

Peter J Cooper
Peter J CooperCooper Sydney - Sydney

Chrome performance sustainable? What about Android?

03 September 2008  |  4306 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

Anyone who thinks chrome is a geek topic is missing the point. It is also not beta in the sense that people won't wait to use it in finance. The recent launch of Google's Chrome browser is nothing sho...

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