Venmo to Allow Customers to Buy, Sell and Hold Cryptocurrencies

PayPal on Tuesday will begin allowing select customers of its Venmo app to buy, sell, and hold cryptocurrencies as consumers increasingly look for ways to pile into the digital assets. Bloomberg reports: The firm will make it available to all the app.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotApr 20th, 2021

Is Micro-Influencer Marketing Right for You?

Micro-influencers present an effective way of expanding your reach and attracting new customers. Here's what you should know......»»

Category: itSource:  smallbusinesscomputingRelated News11 hr. 25 min. ago

Twitter makes it easier to send money to users with Tip Jar

At launch, Tip Jar supports Patreon, PayPal, Bandcamp, Cash App and Venmo. Notably, Twitter doesn’t take a cut of the proceeds, but the payment processor might, so keep an eye out for any applicable fees on that front......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News13 hr. 25 min. ago

Atlassian Adds New Features, Workplace by Facebook Hits Customer Milestone & More News

Atlassian opens up products to collaboration with customers, Workplace adds new features and more digital workplace news. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News15 hr. 25 min. ago

Mortgage giant Rocket Cos. adds auto finance to its future e-commerce platform

The site, Rocket Auto, will feature vehicle inventory and connect customers directly to auto lender offerings. Rocket Auto currently serves as a white label call center for online used-car retailer Vroom......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News15 hr. 25 min. ago

To buy time for a failing startup, recreate the engineering process

The drastic approach I took to recovering our company is often referred to as a “full reset" -- the old company is essentially annihilated and a new company is formed from the remaining pieces. Jason Meller Contributo.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News17 hr. 25 min. ago

Virgin Media customers left waiting longest on phone

Virgin Media and Virgin Mobile had the longest average customer call waiting times, Ofcom has found......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News19 hr. 25 min. ago

Buying a new M1 iMac? Here’s what you need to know before you purchase

Want to buy yourself a new M1-equipped iMac? There are a lot of choices to make, but they are made much simpler with the aid of our handy iMac buying guide......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 25 min. ago

Why hasn’t Waymo expanded its driverless service? Here’s my theory

Suburban ride-hailing is a lousy business to be in. Enlarge (credit: Sundry Photography / Getty Images) Last October, Waymo did something remarkable: the company launched a fully driverless commercial taxi service called Waymo One. Customers i.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News21 hr. 53 min. ago

AboCom sees clear order visibility for next 5 months

Wireless networking solution provider AboCom System has seen clear order visibility for the next five months, encouraging it to negotiate higher prices with customers, according to the company......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Twitter Tip Jar lets you pay people for good tweetin’

Twitter today confirmed earlier reports that it’s testing a new Tip Jar feature. The new addition utilizes a number of different payment platforms, including PayPal, Venmo, Patreon, Cash App and Bandcamp (all region-dependent). “Tip Jar is an eas.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Chinese EV maker Nio is stepping outside of China for the first time

Chinese electric vehicle maker Nio has chosen a Norway — an EV hotspot — for its first foray into international markets. Nio Norway will offer a European version of ES8, Nio’s flagship electric SUV, to Norwegian customers from September thi.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Epic exposes Apple"s efforts to persuade Netflix to keep in-app subscriptions

In 2018, Netflix was debating whether it should remove in-app subscriptions for new customers in its iPhone app. It planned to run tests that summer in select markets to see its effect on subscription numbers. When Apple learned this, it called all-h.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Physicists describe new type of aurora

For millennia, humans in the high latitudes have been enthralled by auroras—the northern and southern lights. Yet even after all that time, it appears the ethereal, dancing ribbons of light above Earth still hold some secrets......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021 swings to $5.3 million profit in Q1

The company posted a $787.4 million net loss a year earlier as the coronavirus pandemic took hold. It generated an almost $1 billion charge in the first quarter of 2020......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

How much product room will fintech giants leave for startups?

This morning, we'll examine the buy now, pay later (BNPL) market, mostly through the lens of PayPal's first-quarter results. I was going to wait until after Square reported its Q1 results today to dig into the world of fintech earnings and.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

IBM embraces zero trust with upgraded Cloud Pak service

IBM has taken the wraps off a version of its Cloud Pak for Security that aims to help customers looking to deploy zero-trust security facilities for enterprise resource protection.IBM Cloud Paks are bundles of Red Hat’s Kubernetes-based OpenShif.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Avaamo Launches Patient Engagement Virtual Assistant Solutions to Power the Healthcare ‘Digital Front Door’

Avaamo optimized for EPIC Omni-channel Conversational AI solutions optimized for Epic EMR customers LOS ALTOS, CA, USA, May 4, 2021 / — Avaamo, the leading provider of HIPAA-compliant conversational IVR (C-IVR) and virtual assi.....»»

Category: cloudSource:  techienewsukRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Microsoft exec confirms Xbox consoles have never been profitable

Epic's lawyer Wes Earnhardt questioned Wright about the Xbox ecosystem and whether it made a profit through hardware sales. "How much margin does Microsoft earn on the sale on the Xbox consoles?" he asked. "We don't. We sell the consoles at a loss,".....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

GM CEO Mary Barra wants to sell personal autonomous vehicles using Cruise’s self-driving tech by 2030

GM CEO Mary Barra sees the automaker selling personal autonomous vehicles by the end of the decade by leveraging technology from its self-driving subsidiary Cruise, according to comments made during the company’s Wednesday earnings call. Barra.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

The best laptops under $1,000 you can buy right now

Finding a quality laptop is easy, but finding one under $1,000 is more challenging. Here are your best options, why they excel, and where you can buy them......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021