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Don't look now, but ATMs are about to get a cloud makeover

NCR uses Android and a thin-client model to bring yesterday's bank machines into the cloud era

Apple Pay rival CurrentC coming in mid-2015

The payments platform operated by major US retailers is testing Bluetooth and barcode technologies


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The process security leaders need to get the funding and support you want

Getting the funding and support you need to create and operate a successful security program is a process. Here are the steps successful security leaders follow and how you can get started.

Confusion but hope as US faces payment revolution

In six months, new card regulations could usher in greater acceptance of Apple Pay and its competitors

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Online tax filing: The best last-minute options for hopeless procrastinators

No matter how simple or complex your tax situation is, these services can help you meet the deadline.

Visa, MasterCard partner with mobile money providers in Africa

Visa to partner with Bharti Airtel, MasterCard teams with eTranzact

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Enforcement Cut Global Banking Trojans 53 Percent

Coordinated global enforcement efforts reduced the number of financial Trojans by more than half -- 53 percent -- in 2014, according to a new report from Symantec, and phishing email rates fell 74 percent.

Deutsche Bank Signs 10-Year Private Cloud Deal With HP

German lender moves to OpenStack platform in deal worth 'billions' of dollars

Competition, new rules to spur West African electronic financial services

Mobile money services have grown, but face hurdles among rural poor, experts say

Payments startup iZettle makes chip & PIN card reader available for free

The free reader could entice more small European merchants to start accepting card payments

West Africa lags in mobile money usage

Mobile phone penetration rates remain relatively low

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CEO Says IT Fuels Investment Advice

For Mark Casady, CEO of LPL Financial, IT is essential to adviser efficiency and the best customer experience.

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Are Americans Really Addicted to Mobile Banking?

The number of laptop, smartphone, tablet and phablet owners who regularly use their gadgets for mobile banking is rising rapidly, according to a recent report. But the numbers don’t add up, writes CIO.com's Al Sacco.

Nigerian smart card plant supports expansion of financial services to poor

The plant will have annual production capacity for 200 million cards

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How Big Data Analytics Can Help Track Money Laundering

Criminal and terrorist organizations are increasingly relying on international trade to hide the flow of illicit funds across borders. Big data analytics may be the key to tracking these financial flows.

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IRS Opens Free File Portal for E-Filing of Tax Returns, But Only for Those of Modest Means

E-filing federal tax returns is free for people whose needs are simple. Get all the details here--and easy access to a variety of free tax software from top providers.

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Why Crowdfunding Open Source Projects isn't as Easy as You Think

Developers dream of a big money bang that will solve all their problems. The reality is more complicated.

Police suspect fraud took most of Mt. Gox's missing bitcoins

Japanese police believe only 1 percent of some 650,000 bitcoins was taken by hackers, according to the Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper

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Mozilla: We're Not Asking for Donations Because We're Poor

Mozilla last week denied that there was a connection between flat search revenue in 2013 and recent fundraising efforts that have asked Firefox users to donate to the nonprofit.

IBM and Apple Create Mobile Apps for Finance Sector

Citi among those using iOS software following landmark collaboration announcement

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