Discover announced today that it’s made a deal with Apple to join the other three big card companies already offering support for the company’s new payments service, Apple Pay. That means that starting this fall, Discover cardholders will finally be able to add their cards to the service and make contactless, NFC-based payments using iPhone […]
The last of America's four major credit card networks is set to join Apple Pay, as Discover announced Monday that it has struck a deal with Apple to allow its cardmembers access to the iOS-based mobile payments service.
A reader reports being asked to fill out a survey by the online money tracking service Mint. In the survey, he was asked his opinion about a new product from Mint. Specifically, the survey said: This new product from Mint is a full...Show More Summary
RadPad, the provider of a rental search website and payment service that lets users pay their rent with a credit or debit card, has raised an additional $9 million in funding a Series A funding round...
For those who missed it, the hit political drama-thriller series "House of Cards," has once again been given by Netflix with another season to air. As revealed by the popular streaming service network, the brand new chapter will now explore deeper into the rocky relationship between United States' first couple, Frank Underwood (Kevin Spacey) and Claire (Robin Wright).
Grab your bronzer and your black card. A members-only flight club has added four new California destinations for its jet-setting members. Surf Air, a Golden State-based service that bills itself as the nation?s ?first all-you-can-fly...Show More Summary
When Netflix debuted the binge-worthy first season of House of Cards in 2013, the company that brought down Blockbuster with its DVD-by-mail service ushered in yet another new era of entertainment: the age of quality web television.Show More Summary
Rumor: A bank attempted to collect credit card service charges from a dead customer.
With all the news about streaming music services and the state of the “new” music business, many independents artists are wondering whether there’sstill a need for physical recorded product (i.e., CDs, download cards, vinyl, and USB flash drives). 8 experts weigh in. Guest Post by Bobby Borg 1. Sydney Alston,...
The proposal would allow police to document residents personal information without telling them why. Organizations that represent black Torontonians are warning the Toronto Police Services Board (TPSB) that a proposal to formalize carding—the...Show More Summary
Netflix says its video-streaming service has topped 62 million subscribers worldwide. ||| Los Angeles - Netflix said its video-streaming service topped 62 million subscribers worldwide, as original shows such as House Of Cards drew new viewers globally. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix is enthralling viewers and investors alike as its popular series "House of Cards" and other original programming helped the Internet video service add subscribers at an unprecedented pace. Despite the growth,...Show More Summary
The staff of the transit authority is working on getting Metro out of the paper Farecard business. One of the last forms of paper payments is the TransitLink Card, and Metro wants to stop selling them at the end of the year.Read full article >>
In order to gain access to public places such as restaurants and hotels with their pets a number of people are purchasing service dog vests and meaningless assistance dog identification cards and certificates from commercial online service dog registries. These do not require that the dog be trained nor that the person have a disability.
A new report says that American Express will announce a partnership sometime later this week that will allow those credit card owners to pay for items by using a future product from Jawbone. The report from The Wall Street Journal, citing...Show More Summary
Heartwarming stories involving big financial services CEOs? They exist, apparently! Meet Dan Price, the CEO of Gravity Payments, a credit card processing company based in Seattle. According to the New York Times, Price had a novel idea,...Show More Summary
Negotiations between Apple and China's state-owned credit and debit card processor UnionPay to launch Apple Pay services have hit a wall, according to a report on Monday, suggesting iPhone 6 owners in the region may not be able to use Apple's mobile payments service anytime soon.
Lady Fortunes In a world with conventions, trade groups, and fierce competition for nearly every service imaginable, it's important for savvy businesses to have something extra to catch and keep a client's attention. And let's face it: The humble business card has become downright forgettable. Show More Summary
I was recently given one of the most interesting takes on a coupon book I’ve seen. Instead of a coupon book with hundreds of “local” discounts on everything from drycleaning services to shock absorbers, this deck of cards focuses on what Vancouverites seem to enjoy most; eating out and shopping. The real treat is that […]
Marvel’s Daredevil will premiere all 13 episodes on Netflix this Friday, and while the streaming service hasn’t suffered any major gaffes the likes of House of Cards Season 3’s early debut, it seems Netflix may have accidentally pulled back the curtain on Daredevil’s iconic red suit before the premiere. Continue reading…