As technology-driven payment ideas give cash a run for its money, the big winners could be established banks and credit card companies.
The iconic coffee merchant built a payment app that quickly became the envy of retail. Can it recharge Starbucks’s growth despite new competition?
What started as a service to help customers buy goods from Alibaba retailers has grown into a serious finance business all its own.
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Improving payment technology is vital if Internet companies are to make an impact, says Stripe CEO Patrick Collison.
Neuroscientists have recorded the neural activity in the entire brains of freely moving nematode worms for the first time.
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