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End of days as Barclays brings bPay into Pingit

“Barclays’ bPay app has had its day as it will be brought into Pingit to build out this mobile payment brand. The latter has about 3.6 million users, but bPay, which was launched in 2014, has users “in the high tens of thousands,” a Barclays spokeswoman says. With two separate apps, and the struggle against rivals […]

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Crowdz Selected for Barclays Techstars London Accelerator

“The primary goal of Crowdz’s blockchain-based Smart Transaction Networks is to use the blockchain, along with the associated technologies of artificial intelligence, self-executing smart contracts, and IoT (Internet-of-Things) sensing, to accelerate business-commerce transactions within the $25 trillion global business-to-business commerce market from the current weeks or months to literally milliseconds.”