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What's News? Part Deux

What’s “news?”

I riffed on this way back in 2012, and about how newsrooms might need to rethink how they define what’s newsworthy – i.e., worthy of coverage – in a digital age that allows readers to approach information in completely new ways. 851 more words

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Fintech Business Klarna Gets Full Banking Licence

Klarna, a Swedish fintech business has been given a full banking licence. Klarna started life as a credit device for consumers, enabling them to buy and receive goods before making the actual payment. 315 more words

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Amazon vs Walmart, Who Becomes Who?

Amazon has recently made yet another move into bricks and mortar stores, with a $13.7 billion bid for American food retailer, Whole Foods. This will make Amazon the ninth largest grocery retailer in the US, with analysts predicting it will be battling for a top three spot before 2020. 394 more words

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Blockchain in a Digital World

This piece was originally published in the Capco Institute Journal of Financial Transformation

Blockchain technology has certainly attracted attention since 2014; from Bitcoin’s murky reputation and increased adoption, to the World Economic Forum paper published in 2016 pointing to the technology as one to revolutionize financial services’ infrastructure. 155 more words

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