RBC tests money transfers via text message

RBC tests money transfers via text message

Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) is testing a mobile payment system that lets users transfer up to $100 per transaction...

September 25th, 2008 Greg Meckbach

HDX buys cash register vendor

HDX buys cash register vendor

Hosted Data Transaction Solutions Inc. has completed its acquisition of Biz-Pro Ltd. for $3 million. The acquisition was initially announced...

January 17th, 2008 Greg Meckbach

Pay but don

Pay but don

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEFRAMINGHAM - Customers who drive up to any of the more than 1,000 Arby's restaurants can literally...

June 7th, 2007 Robert L Mitchell

Prepaid credit cards – a double-edged sword?

Prepaid credit cards – a double-edged sword?

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEPrepaid credit cards for those without bank accounts and teens without self-control have been available in the...

February 19th, 2007 Paul McNamara

Chips fall into place for smart cards

Chips fall into place for smart cards

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEThe shift from magnetic strip credit cards to microchip embedded plastic money just got another nudge forward...

December 10th, 2006

Advent of e-religion

Advent of e-religion

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEIn a bid to gain greater relevance within an increasingly young and tech-savvy congregation, some churches in...

December 1st, 2006

Bank debuts biometric pay system

Bank debuts biometric pay system

Citibank Singapore Ltd. is offering a new way for credit-card holders to make payments -- using their fingerprints instead of...

November 21st, 2006 Sumner Lemon

Attacked bank extends defences to customers

Attacked bank extends defences to customers

In the face of smarter and more sophisticated criminal attacks, Standard Bank of South Africa is ramping up its efforts...

August 25th, 2005 Samantha Perry

News Briefs

News Briefs

Storage vendor Exabyte Corp. said in a recent quarterly filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that it may...

November 30th, 2002 No Author