Check the video: The age of technology is here

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Despite the rise of automation, technology can't replace the human-to-human interaction. New technology and video kiosks helps businesses provide a personal touch in a technological world Or can it?

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Technology is business

Chris Skinner

Another interesting nuance of the FinTech Bank is the integration of business and technology. I’ve referenced this a few times, but wanted to be explicit that these banks think technology is business and business is technology. Auditors, compliance, … The post Technology is business appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. This is clearly demonstrated in their microservices team structures and agile thinking.

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Trends In Retail Technology And Consumer Spending

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And sellers are adopting biometric-based verification and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to attract shoppers and keep fraudsters away. Today In Data Commerce Consumer Spending Innovation News payments Retail Technology Today in Data

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The diversity of financial technologies

Chris Skinner

I do adjust the … The post The diversity of financial technologies appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. I was listening to questions at a meeting this week where one of the audience asked if I needed to adjust what I say on my travels, to suit the culture of different countries. I thought about it for a second, and realised that I don’t. Fintech Grid

5 Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current

DataRobot together with Snowflake – a leading cloud data platform provider — is helping data scientists stay current with the latest technology and data science best practices so that they can excel in an increasingly AI-driven workplace. Five Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current offers data scientists guidance for thriving in AI-driven enterprises.

Castles Technology Buys Spire Payments

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Global payment solutions provider Castles Technology has acquired Spire Payments , a provider of electronic funds transfer at point of sale (EFTPOS) systems, the company announced in a Thursday (Oct.

FinTech Cloud Technology Fuels Banking Innovation

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As cloud technologies emerge to help financial institutions (FIs) drive digital innovation, Finastra has introduced its Fusion Payments To Go offering for small and medium-sized banks.

Can self-service technology securely reduce COVID-19 risk?

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Technology that allows consumers to control kiosks remotely holds an important clue Can people be sure that self-service devices are being properly maintained to reduce the risk of spread of coronavirus?

Are you in banking or technology?

Chris Skinner

That realisation is a simple but important one, and it is this: dealing with technology is very different to dealing with money; furthermore, dealing with money through technology is very different to dealing with technology through … The post Are you in banking or technology? I’ve had a lot of conversations with bankers and technologists, and realised something recently.

AI is not a technology change but a cultural one

Chris Skinner

If you are a customer of Chinese financial services group Ping An, … The post AI is not a technology change but a cultural one appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Digital Bank Grid Opinion TechnologyI just picked up a Financial Times article talking about how Artificial Intelligence (AI) will change the way you deal with money. It’s actually more about the Chinese internet giant Ping An, and how they’re changing finance using AI.

Data Science Fails: Building AI You Can Trust

The new DataRobot whitepaper, Data Science Fails: Building AI You Can Trust, outlines eight important lessons that organizations must understand to follow best data science practices and ensure that AI is being implemented successfully.

Some banks are technology companies

Chris Skinner

I know that systems like Erica, short for Bank of AmErica, are up and running … The post Some banks are technology companies appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Case Studies Digital Bank Grid Innovation Numbers Opinion TechnologyI was having a chat about Artificial Intelligence (AI) in banking the other day. It was an interesting conversation, although most of the examples were for customer service via Chatbots, which doesn’t impress me much.

Six contactless technologies for restaurants in a post-pandemic world

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Restaurants looking to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic should consider a series of contactless ordering and payment technologies that will help bring customers back in a secure and healthy environment

2020: a decade in technology

Chris Skinner

Here are his top 10 things … The post 2020: a decade in technology appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. As a regular BA traveller, I’m always pleased to pick up their magazine Business Life as it often has some interesting articles. This year, the magazine has a great write up of forecasts for things that will happen in the 2020s by Tim Hulse. Future Grid

Innovative Approaches To Retail With Digital Technology

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Online marketplaces are connecting retailers, consumers and nonprofits amid the pandemic. In marketing, Amazon and Walmart are busy getting ready for what could be the largest shopping week of the year, with Prime Day and other events approaching.

The Recruiting Crossword Puzzle

Test your recruiter-brain with this crossword puzzle, which reveals the best ways to move forward in your efforts with every answer!

The Advantages of Utilizing Point-of-Sale Mobile Payment Technology

Mobile Payments Today

Any business can now conveniently accept mobile payments, which has become an invaluable part of many businesses’ services and operational workflow

Banks need to be technology giants

Chris Skinner

It started as a ledger system a thousand years ago so that pilgrims could travel to the Holy Land under the … The post Banks need to be technology giants appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. I got into one very interesting discussion with a digital banker. He was underscoring how important data is in banking, and referenced the fact that banking started with data.

Throwing technology over the wall

Chris Skinner

The … The post Throwing technology over the wall appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Digital Bank Fintech Future Grid Innovation Opinion TechnologyI was listening to someone talking about monolith versus microservices structures recently, and they likened it to an old car versus a new one. Old cars were made of metal and welded together into a solid machine where, if any part breaks, you have to replace the whole machine.

Technology is business

Chris Skinner

Another interesting nuance of the FinTech Bank is the integration of business and technology. I’ve referenced this a few times, but wanted to be explicit that these banks think technology is business and business is technology. Auditors, compliance, … The post Technology is business appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. This is clearly demonstrated in their microservices team structures and agile thinking.

Why B2B Contact and Account Data Management Is Critical to Your ROI

64% of successful data-driven marketers say improving data quality is the most challenging obstacle to achieving success. Given data’s direct impact on marketing campaigns, reporting, and sales follow up, maintaining an accurate and consistent database is a top priority for B2B organizations. This latest eBook aims to help marketing leaders understand the impact of data management on their company’s ROI.

Open Banking—lessons in technology, security and APIs

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One of the main reasons it took so long to define the Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) is the challenge around technology and the development of the necessary application program interfaces (APIs)…. The post Open Banking—lessons in technology, security and APIs appeared first on Accenture Banking Blog. Uncategorized APIs Banking Technology Open Banking Secure Customer Authentication (SCA

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Wachter helps retailers integrate customer engagement technology

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Matt Tyler, director of IoT, Wachter, discusses how the network technology integrator identifies the turnkey solution that works to address the challenges retailers face in attracting new customers

Is the world being democratised through technology?

Chris Skinner

Some countries are still reliant on cash whilst others are … The post Is the world being democratised through technology? Someone told me I should start a travel blog, as I fly more than most pigeons do. But I’m not sure my travel blog would be read so much. However, it does make me reflect on travel and money. appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Digital Bank Fintech Grid

3 Mistakes Organizations Make While Developing ABM Programs

While B2B research suggests organizations are thriving through successful ABM programs, getting just one campaign off the ground is more difficult than it seems. From building an account universe to understanding to orchestrating sales and marketing alignment around touchpoint and messaging, there are a number of variables to consider before launching a program.

Automakers expand connected car ecosystem with payment technologies

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Automakers from Honda to GM and Hyundai see mobile payment technology as a key component in developing connected car technology

Can Technology Save Bank Branches?

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PREMIUM - When was the last time you went to your bank branch to deposit money? Still thinking? That's because most of the daily banking activity has shifted from branches to the smartphone. But that's not to say people don’t use bank branches at all. They do, but not for the same reasons as they […]. Corporate DataBank Mobile Online Open Fintech Operations Payments Premium Retail Bank of America DBS Bank HSBC Samsung

Banking on technology to power up trade finance

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Indeed, technological innovation, shifts in corporate behavior, regulatory changes and increasing market competition are fundamentally changing the trade finance market. The post Banking on technology to power up trade finance appeared first on Accenture Banking Blog. Uncategorized Banking Technology Trade financeTrade finance has long been of vital importance to the world economy. However, over the last few decades, its role in globalization has grown significantly.

Fleet Feet: Running Shoe Retailer Sprints With Technology

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The Carrboro, North Carolina-based chain has used its technology-first strategy to get, keep and grow its customer base – even while its stores were shut down early in the pandemic. Fleet Feet has come up with proprietary technology to address that.

Five Essential Pieces of a Prospecting Solution

As organizations chase new revenue targets, B2B sales leaders must examine cutting edge prospecting solutions that proactively help reps identify, connect with, and close qualified buyers faster. This eBook aims to help B2B sales leaders better understand the five essential features your prospecting solution must include.

Benefits of Leveraging Technology for Document Preparation

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Technology has enabled financial institutions to operate more quickly and efficiently, creating a better experience for customers. Furthermore, adopting technology has allowed banks to grow safely and soundly, with innovations that make the loan portfolio more defensible. Financial institutions should look to technologies that allow for the automation of manual data entry to mitigate risk and allow the institution to grow safely.

Advancing Retail And Education With Digital Technology 

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And in education, Google and Apple are facilitating students’ return to class with the help of technology. Today In Data Commerce direct-to-consumer DTC Education Innovation News payments Retail Technology Today in Data

Putting modern payment technologies to the test

Mobile Payments Today

Automated testing is an increasingly important consideration as payment providers, retailers and other companies expand the number of options that consumers and merchants can use

Fintech foundations lie with both financial and technology people

Chris Skinner

Well, … The post Fintech foundations lie with both financial and technology people appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. I was talking to a Securitisation conference the other day. Securitisation? What’s that? Well, I could explain but if you don’t know google it and you’ll find it’s one of those areas of financial markets that destroyed economies a decade ago and left us all with a huge debt.

Amazon Eyeing Stake In Rackspace Technology

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Shares of Rackspace Technology Inc. Amazon Investments Amazon Investments News Rackspace Technology Technology What's HotNasdaq: RXT) were up almost 12 percent as of 11:56 a.m. EST Monday (Aug. 17) following a Reuters report indicating that Amazon (Nasdaq: AMAZ) may buy a stake in the company.