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Amazon Courts Walmart, Target to Join Cashierless Tech Group

“Amazon is making some of the software that underpins its “Go” stores available through an organization called Dent, which has had talks with officials at Walmart Inc. and Target Corp., according to people familiar with the matter. The talks are continuing, the people said, but neither retailer currently plans to participate, according to a person close to […]
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Microsoft Announces Money in Excel Powered by Plaid

“One of the earliest forms of “fintech” is a budgeting spreadsheet. For years, people have relied on Microsoft Excel to budget and track expenses for their personal finances or businesses, typically copying data over from multiple sources. Money in Excel features a Plaid integration and the new capabilities essentially turn the spreadsheet software into a […]
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ACI Worldwide Launches Advanced Machine Learning Capability to Dramatically Reduce Payment Fraud for Banks and Merchants and Their Customers

“ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions , today announced the launch of its new Incremental Learning technology – an innovative industry-first approach to machine learning that will enhance fraud protection for merchants and financial institutions and their customers. ACI has filed a patent application for its […]