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Digit: The Smart App that Learns Your Spending Habits and Automatically Saves the Optimal Amount of Money for You

Digit: The Smart App that Automatically Helps You Save Money

Establishing a savings habit can be a challenge, especially if money is tight. With Digit, you can start saving without having to change... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 2/1/2019
Microsoft Open-Sources Its SEAL Encryption Technology Allowing Computations on Encrypted Data

Microsoft Open-Sources its SEAL Encryption Technology

Sensitive information is shared constantly in today’s connected world. That’s why Microsoft’s homomorphic technology boosts security... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 1/31/2019
Cisco’s Application Centric Infrastructure, with its Focus on AI and Machine Learning, is a Data Center Solution for Financial Institutions of All Sizes

Cisco’s Data Center Infrastructure Solution for Financial Institutions

Technology is rapidly evolving, particularly in the financial services sector, where there are increasingly automated services and greater... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 1/30/2019
Booking a Boutique Hotel Stay with The Guestbook Earns Users 5% Cash Back or 15% in Trip Cash in Addition to Their Regular Credit Card Travel Rewards

Booking with The Guestbook Earns 5% Cash Back or 15% in Trip Cash

Earning cash back and other travel rewards are widely considered to be some of the great perks of credit cards. Now travelers can boost... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 1/29/2019
NeighborhoodScout Gives Real Estate Investors a Wealth of Unique, Valuable Market Data and Accurate Predictions to Make Informed Decisions

NeighborhoodScout: Unique Data to Assist in Real Estate Decisions

Real estate is a sound investment — as long as you pick the right place and time to invest. NeighborhoodScout helps its customers do just... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 1/29/2019
Scott’s Cheap Flights: Make the Most of Your Credit Card Rewards by Finding Competitive, Handpicked Air Fare Deals Selected by Experts

Scott’s Cheap Flights: Use Credit Card Rewards on Competitive Deals

As a journalist, Scott Keyes had a passion for travel, but his bank account didn’t allow for a jet-set lifestyle. So, Scott became an expert... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 1/25/2019
Blockchain Expert and ESMT Senior Lecturer Christoph Burger Discusses the Evolution and Potential of Distributed Ledger Technology in the Finance Industry

Blockchain Expert on the Tech's Potential in the Finance Industry

With the introduction of the blockchain concept in 2008, companies have grappled with how cryptocurrency and distributed ledger technology... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 1/24/2019
Women On 20s: How a Small Nonprofit Launched a Massive Movement to See Abolitionist Harriet Tubman Represented on the $20 Bill

Women On 20s Advocates for Tubman on the $20 Bill

Barbara Ortiz Howard was not a political activist when she came up with the idea for Women On 20s. The nonprofit was born of the realization... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 1/22/2019
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