|Netanyahu Makes Silicon Valley Swing
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is planning a swing through the Silicon Valley to meet with high-tech leaders and sign a pro-business agreement with California Gov. Jerry Brown.
|Keeping Credit Cards in the Loop
I'm using my AmEx card to buy coffee at Chobani SoHo. Instead of grabbing the card from my wallet, I place a key chain fob against the store's credit card reader and press a button. Success.
|Will Mt. Gox Take Down Bitcoin?
Mighty Mt. Gox has fallen. Yes, the world’s largest bitcoin exchange has filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan. Mt. Gox says it may have lost nearly $500 million worth of the virtual currency.
|Industry Plans Mobile Payment Push
People use their smartphones to watch videos, play games and wake them up. Some even use them to generate digital boarding passes to fly. So why not use phones to buy stuff at retail stores?