AI Law Enforcement Tools Could Be Inaccurate

PYMNTS

A research group revealed that it has discovered “serious shortcomings” in the predictive tools used by law enforcement agencies. This report documents the serious shortcomings of risk assessment tools in the U.S.

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Amazon On Track To Invest $15B In Tools For Third-Party Sellers

PYMNTS

Amazon is on track to invest upwards of $15 billion this year in new tools to help small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) grow and succeed, according to a press release. . These include the Target Inventory Levels tool, which is available in the U.S.,

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Facebook Launches Suite Of Business Tools On Messenger

PYMNTS

Facebook is introducing new business tools for Messenger as it moves to delete the Discover tab, according to reports on Thursday (Aug. We will put more investment into tools to connect people and businesses — including updates to m.me Leads can also be integrated with CRM tools.

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Bitcoin Daily: Partnership To Create Blockchain Solution For European Shipping; CipherTrace’s New Mobile Tool Flags Suspect Crypto Tokens

PYMNTS

And blockchain forensics firm CipherTrace has launched a new mobile tool that can flag suspicious bitcoin and ethereum tokens, according to CoinDesk. Bitcoin bitcoin Blockchain CipherTrace essDOCS europe FATF mobile tool News partnership Shipping Upbit VAKT What's Hot

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IBM Launches Supply Chain Anomaly Detection Tool

PYMNTS

In a press release issued Tuesday (May 14), IBM announced its Business Transactional Intelligence tool is now available to mitigate the risk of supply chain disruptions.

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Mastercard Launches V-Card Acceptance Tool

PYMNTS

The payments and technology giant announced Tuesday (July 9) the rollout of its Virtual Card Receivables Service, a tool to digitize the virtual card payment acceptance and reconciliation process for businesses.

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Visa: New Cyber Threats Require New Fraud Tools

PYMNTS

It’s why, he said, Visa introduced three new tools last week to help merchants and issuers fight back: Visa Vital Signs, Visa Account Attack Intelligence and Visa Payment Threat Lab and eCommerce Threat Disruption. The phenomenon of payments fraud is not a modern one — far from it.

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Hackers Are Using Leaked NSA Tools To Target Networks

PYMNTS

The UPnProxy vulnerability that was used more than a year ago as a National Security Agency (NSA) hacking tool is still going unpatched by hundreds of thousands of computers. Security & Fraud hacking tools News NSA routers security & fraud What's Hot

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Microsoft’s New eCommerce Tool Takes Aim At Amazon

PYMNTS

Microsoft has released a new a new tool to help businesses manage their brands online, according to a report by CNBC. The product is called Dynamics 365 Commerce, and it’s part of Microsoft’s increased competition with Amazon in the online commerce space.

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Guaranty Bank uses account-switching tool to promote new branches

Bank Innovation

The digital tool, called ClickSwitch, helps Guaranty encourage […]. Guaranty Bank and Trust is using new technology to make it easier for potential new customers to switch bank accounts as it expands its branch network.

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CLS Exec Says Blockchain Not Essential To FX Trading Tool

PYMNTS

He noted that he has been adamant from the beginning of CLS Group’s blockchain endeavors that the technology is not a requirement to operate the tool. Major financial institutions including Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley signed up for the tool, developed on Hyperledger Fabric.

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XinFin Connects Blockchain Factoring Tool To QuickBooks

PYMNTS

Reports in Virtual Strategy Magazine this week said InFactor, developed by the XinFin-powered TradeFinex Dev team, is connecting the factoring tool to QuickBooks so users can automatically obtain financing on their unpaid invoices.

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HSBC Readies Blockchain FX Tool For Corporates

PYMNTS

Now, the bank is reportedly planning to allow its own corporate customers to use its blockchain tool. HSBC is increasingly relying on blockchain technology to facilitate its foreign exchange trading services, reports in Financial Times said Monday (Jan.

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New Square Tool Helps SMBs Create Separate Tax Infrastructures

PYMNTS

Square has announced a new, free tool to help businesses file for an Employer Identification Number (EIN) called the EIN Assistant, according to a release. The tool’s purpose is to simplify the difficult EIN acquisition process to create a separate tax infrastructure for the business.

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Google Releases Open Source Cryptographic Tool

PYMNTS

Google has released an open source cryptographic tool called Private Join and Compute that allows for different datasets to calculate a result, while not revealing sensitive or private information about certain parts of the equation, according to a report by Wired.

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IBM BigFix and Licensing Metric Tool

Perficient Financial Servies

A few months ago, I was assigned the task of installing BigFix*/IBM Licensing Metric Tool (ILMT) for a client. Also, I did mistakenly refer to the IBM Licensing Metric Tool as the IBM Licensing Management Tool.

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New digital tools in B2B payments

Accenture

Advances in technology and a push towards “consumerization” in business-to-business (B2B) payments is resulting in providers offering more digital tools than ever before. The post New digital tools in B2B payments appeared first on Accenture Banking Blog.

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Facebook Lets Users Prevent Targeted Advertising With New Tool

PYMNTS

Facebook announced it has launched a new privacy tool so users can prevent their information from being sent to the site for targeted advertising. This is the latest tool that Facebook has introduced in an effort to win back users’ trust after the Cambridge Analytica data scandal.

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Microsoft AI Tool Lets Retailers Track Shoppers’ Actions

PYMNTS

Microsoft announced that it is launching two new software solutions to give traditional retailers the ability to track customers and improve service. The two new solutions — Dynamics 365 Connected Store and Dynamics 365 Commerce — were created to help businesses transform the retail experience.

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PayPal And Visa Launch Instant Transfer SMB Tool In Canada

PYMNTS

Payment bottlenecks cause problems for all types of consumers and companies, not the least of which are small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). But a new offering from PayPal and Visa could help ease those frustrations and hassles.

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Plaid Introduces New SDK Tool

Bank Innovation

Fintech company Plaid, which offers APIs to fintech companies that enables them to develop apps, is now offering a new tool that lets enterprise developers do the same.

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Airbnb Debuts Work Travel Search Tools

PYMNTS

While Airbnb currently offers thousands of listings geared toward business travelers, the online hospitality platform is now making those easier to find through new search capabilities for work trips.

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BMO adds personal loan assessment tool to its mobile app

Bank Innovation

The Bank of Montreal has launched a mobile loan application tool for its Canadian customers. Brett Pitts, BMO's chief digital officer, told Bank Innovation the product rollout was a response to customer demand.

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Revolut Rolls Out Its Savings Tool, Vaults

Bank Innovation

British challenger bank Revolut is rolling out a new savings tool, which will allow app users to save their spare change, the bank announced today.

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Barclays Offers Small Firms Mobile eInvoicing Tool

PYMNTS

8) said Barclays now allows small and medium-sized businesses to access a mobile eInvoicing tool, including invoice generation and submission. Barclays is rolling out an electronic invoicing solution for its U.K. small business customers. Reports in Verdict on Thursday (Nov.

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New Twitter Tools Enhance Privacy Protection

PYMNTS

Twitter announced an update to its abuse reporting functions that will allow its users to specify personal information issues. “We We want to move faster in reviewing reported Tweets that share personal information.

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Deep Dive: Building Steady Construction Cash Flows With Digital Tools

PYMNTS

A lack of access to spend management tools can add further delays and expenses. Balancing these needs at a pace appropriate for the digital economy is why many construction firms, managers and individual employees are turning to spend management tools. The $1.8

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BNP Launches Digital Investment Advisory Tool

Bank Innovation

BNP Paribas Wealth Management is testing a new mobile investment advisory tool, myAdvisory, the company said yesterday. The app offers investment advice, except instead of using robos – like the SigFigs of the world – the advice is written entirely by humans.

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HSBC Taps Tokenization For Accounts Receivable Tool

PYMNTS

The bank and Identitii also plan to commence Phase Two of their collaboration, which will integrate new functionality, and further expand the tool to new geographic markets.

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How Digital Tools Change The Security Landscape

PYMNTS

Technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and biometrics are changing the digital security landscape, and a recent study found that social media networks have become a more popular way for hackers to target new victims.

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Bank Of America Rolls Out Digital Tool For Entrepreneurs

PYMNTS

It also offers access to real-time advice in one tool with new functionality. The company said that with the tool, the bank aims to be the one-stop shop for business owners to manage all of their finances and grow their enterprises. Bank of America announced on Wednesday (Feb.

Investors Eye B2B eCommerce, Expense Tools

PYMNTS

Though not the busiest week in B2B venture capital funding, investors presented a clear preference for corporate expense management and B2B eCommerce, with additional funding going toward logistics and small business banking firms for a total of $203.5 million raised this week. Ezyhaul. The logistics space saw another boost this week with the $16 million Series B funding round in Ezyhaul , reports in YourStory said this week.

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Citigroup Ramps Up Payments Tech With New Tools

PYMNTS

He has already driven tech innovation at Citigroup, pushing for the creation of Citi Smart Match, a tool created in conjunction with High Radius, one of the bank’s FinTech partners. To achieve this, we are equipping clients with digital tools to resolve their most common needs instantly.

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CoverWallet Expands SMB InsurTech Tool To Brokers

PYMNTS

Its platform allows users to quickly benchmark average insurance premiums that small businesses pay based on location size and industry, a useful tool to third-party brokers that have traditionally relied on paper-based and manual processes to provide quotes to their SMBs.

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Amazon Delves Into Fashion With AI-Powered Search Tool

PYMNTS

Now, according to reports , Amazon’s Consumer Worldwide CEO Jeff Wilke has announced a new AI-powered fashion search tool called StyleSnap, designed to help customers find clothes to buy. The Amazon Re:MARS conference in Las Vegas has been churning out technology news for the company.

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BMO adds personal loan assessment tool to its mobile app

Bank Innovation

The Bank of Montreal has launched a mobile loan application tool for its Canadian customers. Brett Pitts, BMO’s chief digital officer, told Bank.

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Oracle Launches AML Tool For Small Banks

PYMNTS

The solution for smaller banks is scalable and includes the core functionality of Oracle Financial Services’ Anti-Money Laundering tool.

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Numerated raises $15m to enhance underwriting tools for banks

Bank Innovation

Numerated, a real-time marketing and sales platform for banks, raised $15 million this week to enhance its tech stack and grow its customer acquisition capabilities. Patriot Financial Partners led the funding round, with Venrock, FINTOP Capital and Hyperplane participating.

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Stripe Targets Startups Businesses With Billing Tool

Bank Innovation

The tool, which is designed to work with those companies creating subscription models, will allow such businesses to manage their own reoccurring revenue and invoicing right from the Stripe platform, focused on smaller […].

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Palmarius Debuts Accounts Payable Tool

PYMNTS

The company did not reveal details on how it mitigates accounts payable fraud or introduces business users to a new revenue stream with its tool. Cost containment solution provider Palmarius Advisors is rolling out an accounts payable (AP) automation solution designed to generate revenue and enhance spend control for corporate users.

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The trouble with banks' personal finance tools

BankThink

Adoption of money management instruments offered by banks remains low. One expert explains why. PFM Digital banking Consumer banking Mobile banking Online banking

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RFID Steps Up As A Retail Innovation Tool

PYMNTS

In a recent PYMNTS interview , for instance, Spencer Hewett, CEO of RADAR , which sells inventory management technology based on RFID, spoke with Karen Webster about how those tools could significantly change the in-person store experience.

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Watson Tools Are Coming to Fintech Developers

Bank Innovation

IBM’s cognitive platform is opening up its doors to financial services developers. The company today announced the launch of IBM Cloud for Financial Services, which will give fintechs and large FIs access to IBM APIs and data in order to ­­­­­­­­­­­­build apps quickly and at scale.

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