AI Law Enforcement Tools Could Be Inaccurate

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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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Building A Subscription Box For Tools And Construction Supplies

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To serve these DIY consumers, as well as those who simply enjoy the time-honored hobbies of woodworking or building, eCommerce innovators are curating a selection of tools as well as supplies to help them with their projects. Retail News Shop Talk subscriptions The Tool Chest

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DOJ Takes Aim At Google Ad Tools Amid Antitrust Investigation

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Google ad tools have taken center stage in the Justice Department’s antitrust investigation of the search giant. Smart AdServer’s advertising technology competes with Google’s tools.

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

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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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Cybersecurity Firm Kount Launches AI-Driven Email Identity Tool

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Fraud prevention and identity verification firm Kount is launching Email First Seen, a tool that serves as an indicator of email trust, the company announced on Thursday (Feb. Fraud Prevention AI Cybersecurity email email age fraud detection Identity Tool Kount News What's Hot

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Facebook Launches Suite Of Business Tools On Messenger

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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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Hackers Are Using Leaked NSA Tools To Target Networks

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

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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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Blend piloting digital mortgage closing tool

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Blend, a startup that sells its loan application technology to banks, is allowing consumers to close mortgages online. The feature, called “Blend Close,” is currently in a pilot stage and integrates into Blend’s existing application technology.

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BofA integrates digital SMB tool with third-party platforms 

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Bank of America is enhancing the capabilities of its digital cash management tool for small businesses, Business Advantage 360, by integrating with third-party platforms, including QuickBooks, Run Powered by ADP, G Suite by Google Cloud and Google Analytics. “Businesses go out of business many times because they don’t manage their cash flow properly,” said Sharon […]. Carousel Corporate Banking Customer Experience Product Design ADP Bank of America BofA Business Advantage 360 QuickBooks

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IBM Launches Supply Chain Anomaly Detection Tool

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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

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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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GCB raises $93M to build digital tools for customers

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Houston-based Gulf Capital Bank recently completed a capital raise of $93 million. With the funding, the bank plans to invest in its digital capabilities, providing services that include mobile deposits, secured and unsecured commercial loans, letters of credit and consumer loans.

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XinFin Connects Blockchain Factoring Tool To QuickBooks

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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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Guaranty Bank uses account-switching tool to promote new branches

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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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PayCargo Tool Facilitates B2B Freight Communication

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To help vendors like maritime operators and airlines convey important information to payers, PayCargo has announced a new complimentary communication feature. The new feature comes as all parts of the freight supply chain are experiencing the impacts of the coronavirus outbreak. .

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Visa: New Cyber Threats Require New Fraud Tools

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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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HSBC Readies Blockchain FX Tool For Corporates

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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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With CardWorks, Ally gains tools to broaden customer reach

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On Tuesday, Ally Financial announced plans to acquire CardWorks, a non-prime card and consumer finance lender, for $2.65 billion, a price that raised eyebrows among some analysts. The deal is subject to approval from regulators.

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FICO fights fraud through selfie-based authentication tools

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The identity verification process for financial institutions just got easier thanks to two new digital identity tools FICO rolled out this month.

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ReloQuest Expands On-Demand Business Travel Housing Tool

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Temporary housing solution ReloQuest’s new RQ PRO automated platform aims to boost the company’s ability to offer temporary business housing with a host of new features and options, according to a press release.

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ASOS Debuts Augmented Reality Online Shopping Tool

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Augmented reality (AR) can now be a factor in one of the most traditional, physical aspects of clothes shopping: trying the items on to see if they fit your body type.

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Adobe Acquires Facebook’s Oculus Medium VR Tool

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Social media giant Facebook is selling Oculus Medium, its virtual reality sculpting tool, to Adobe , reports revealed on Saturday (Dec. Oculus Medium is an immersive 3D sculpting tool used in filmmaking and video games.

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Plaid Introduces New SDK Tool

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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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Google Releases Open Source Cryptographic Tool

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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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Revolut Rolls Out Its Savings Tool, Vaults

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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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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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Barclays Offers Small Firms Mobile eInvoicing Tool

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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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Contour Emerges As Latest Blockchain Trade Finance Tool

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Eight banks — including HSBC and Standard Chartered — are ready to launch the Contour blockchain trade finance platform in Hong Kong, reports indicated on Thursday (March 5). The other six banks include CTBC Holding, ING, Bangkok Bank, BNP Paribas, SEB and Citi.

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New digital tools in B2B payments

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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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Microsoft’s New eCommerce Tool Takes Aim At Amazon

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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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CFPB Debuts Consumer Credit Card Risk Management Tool

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15) the launch of Consumer Credit Trends, a web-based tool to help consumers monitor developments in consumer lending and to ascertain potential future risks. In a press release, the CFPB said the beta version of the tool encompasses the mortgage, credit card, auto loan and student loan markets. Our Consumer Credit Trends tool can chart the state of consumer markets,” said CFPB Director Richard Cordray in the press release announcing the beta launch of the new web-based tool.

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New Twitter Tools Enhance Privacy Protection

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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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Nationwide Delays SMB Account To Build Bank-Switching Tool

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Nationwide Building Society has pushed back the rollout of its small- to medium-sized business (SMB) account to later this year, instead wanting to focus for now on the testing of its mobile app and building an open banking-powered switching tool, according to Finextra.

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Bank Of America Rolls Out Digital Tool For Entrepreneurs

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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.