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Brett KingMoven - New York

Starbucks Mobile App - Payments reinvented

28 January 2011  |  9900 views  |  20 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

On Wednesday 26th of January 2011, Michael Degnan (of SapientNitro and Engagement Banking fame) and myself headed down to the Starbucks at One Penn Plaza in New York City with the objective of recording our experience of processing a mobile payment using the Starbucks App for the iPhone. The App links your phone to your pre-paid Starbucks card to ...

Bo HaraldZEF and Real Time Economy Program - Helsinki region

Look at what it adds up to

27 January 2011  |  3683 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I had a meeting recently where an analysis was presented that a small enterprise could save 12 working days a year in the area of automating administrative processes (based on migration to e-invoicing). One participant said that this is not of any use as the SME cannot get rid of a part of a person. I protested - rather vehemently for the followin...

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A feint towards iPhone in the enterprise

26 January 2011  |  4740 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

Deutsche Bank trial iPhone usage. It’s an interesting commentary but I think the highlight of the story is missing from this article. As per many organisations running trials with the type of soft

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If FaceBook can invent its own money--Why can't you?

25 January 2011  |  6385 views  |  4 comments | recommendations Recommends 2

The idea of a virtual marketplace is no longer new--companies like Second Life have already proven the viability of creating money out of nothing. Last year, Second Life's user-to-user transactions t...

Sanat Rao
Sanat RaoInfosys Technologies Ltd - London

Why the lip service to innovation?

24 January 2011  |  3661 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I am seeking an answer to a question that’s been bothering me – why does banks’ interest in innovation not translate into intent that is as strong as the interest itself? The latest in a series of our...

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Bo Harald
Bo HaraldZEF and Real Time Economy Program - Helsinki region

Look into this Treasure Chest

23 January 2011  |  4072 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

We have been working some time on opening the lid to a true European Treasure Chest. The lid is migration to structured business messages – and the key – e-invoicing - is held by every enterprise and...

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Are investment banks trailing behind the tablet bandwagon?

20 January 2011  |  4383 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

From commuters reading their morning papers on their iPads to the latest devices being displayed at the recent Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, tablet computers are certainly hard to miss at th...

Friso De Jong
Friso De JongEEI Platform - Amsterdam

16 actions towards massive EU e-invoicing adoption

19 January 2011  |  4168 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

In 2020 e-invoicing has to be the predominant method of invoicing in Europe, according to European Commission. In its Communication ‘Reaping the benefits of electronic invoicing for Europe’ and in it...

Friso De Jong
Friso De JongEEI Platform - Amsterdam

Is e-invoicing currently in the trough of disillusionment?

19 January 2011  |  3528 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Electronic invoicing and e-billing can easily be plotted on the ‘hype cycle of emerging technology’, when taking a look at posts, discussions and tweets over the past few years. Also the items that ma...

Graham Underwood
Graham UnderwoodGFT - London

Does ambition exceeding funding in Finance IT?

17 January 2011  |  4371 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

Is Finance IT prepared for the impact of regulation? We’ve spoken to some investment banks in New York and London and it seems that banks are at risk of underfunding the implementation of regulatory

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