FinServ Frustration Pushing Entrepreneurs To Try Something New

https://www.pymnts.com/news/b2b-payments/2017/seed-ceo-brian-merritt-on-smb-banking/ By now, there’s no denying it: Small businesses (SMBs) aren’t happy with the service they’re getting from large financial institutions (FIs). Only a few months ago, researchers at FIS found that SMBs lament the lack of options for high-tech products and services offered by their banks, with 14 percent of small businesses surveyed having […]

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Use These 4 Tips to Expand Your Personal Brand on Instagram

Use These 4 Tips to Expand Your Personal Brand on Instagram http://www.business2community.com/instagram/use-4-tips-expand-personal-brand-instagram-01940512   Having a smart mobile marketing strategy is an important part of building your personal brand online. Leveraging your social networks to their fullest potential is also important for visibility. Instagram is one of the most widely used networks today that can help […]

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Report Highlights Tech Opportunities for Credit Unions

http://salesfuel.com/report-highlights-tech-opportunities-credit-unions/   The explosion of the Internet of Things represents a massive opportunity for credit unions, according to a new report by Javelin Strategy & Research. The white paper discusses how the IoT; connected payments from IoT devices; and new banking technologies, such as biometrics, are impacting the financial services industry. It also provides a […]

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INDYTECH WHATSAPP: NEW VERSION OF APP WILL WORK FOR LANDLINE NUMBERS

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/whatsapp-business-app-beta-account-landline-number-profile-statistics-features-a7990341.html   WhatsApp is building a brand new service that will completely separate to the regular version of the app. A dramatically different version of WhatsApp developed specifically for businesses is currently in the works, and a number of its key featureshave just leaked. One of the most interesting and useful of these concerns landline […]

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This Grandma Found the Secret to Staying Close to Her Grandkids—Who Live 800 Miles Away

https://www.rd.com/true-stories/inspiring/long-distance-grandma/ When it comes to gadgets and gizmos, this grandma is giving every iPhone-toting millennial a run for their money. Lisa Carpenter felt both overjoyed and heartbroken when one of her daughters announced she was pregnant—but not for the reason you might think. Although she was excited to become a grandmother, her daughter’s family lived more than 800 miles away. […]

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Yuggler App: Catch a Glimpse of a Whale on a Family Boating Tour

  https://yuggler.com/catch-a-glimpse-of-a-whale-on-a-family-boating-tour/ Stay up to date on fresh, inspiring and trending ideas for kids activities with our digital fun calendar.  Simply download Yuggler from the App Store for free, register, and discover the most trending and relevant kids activities near you in seconds. Do your kids love animals, but you want to do something different than a zoo or aquarium? […]

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Fails Water-Resistance Test: Consumer Reports

http://www.ibtimes.com/samsung-galaxy-s7-active-fails-water-resistance-test-consumer-reports-2390730 Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Fails Water-Resistance Test: Consumer Reports A model demonstrates the waterproof function of a Samsung Electronics’ new smartphone Galaxy S7 Edge during its launch ceremony in Seoul, March 10, 2016.PHOTO: REUTERS/KIM HONG-JI When Samsung launched its flagship Galaxy S7 smartphones, one of the features its advertising focused on was the water-resistance […]

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72% of Businesses Plan to Kill Passwords By 2025

72% of Businesses Plan to Kill Passwords By 2025 In an increasingly sophisticated infrastructure, username/password combinations are a standard but persistently weak link in digital security.Not even Facebook co-founder and CEOMark Zuckerberg is immune to poor password practices and sensitive user information leaks. A report from Telesign examines the future of the password and of online security. […]

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Five Apps to Organize Your Financial Life #finance #apps #communitybanks #creditunions

Five apps to organize your financial life http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN0TQ1O720151207 LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Earlier this year a tax pro mentioned the FileThis organizing app to me. Within seconds of installing it, I wondered, “Where has this been all my life?” I have tried an absurd number of software programs that promised to simplify, streamline and de-clutter our […]

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