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Headline News from PaymentsNews.com – June 30, 2017

Headline News from PaymentsNews.com – June 30, 2017

Headline News is brought to you by Glenbrook Partners. Glenbrook provides payments strategy consulting and education services to payments professionals worldwide! ON THE WEB Macau’s ATMs Are Using Facial Recognition to Help Follow the Money – Bloomberg – “Chinese bettors withdrawing money from some ATMs in Macau need to do more than punch in [...]

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Despite hacking charges, U.S. tech industry fought to keep ties to Russia spy service

Despite hacking charges, U.S. tech industry fought to keep ties to Russia spy service

(Editors note: Attention to language in paragraph 22 that may be offensive to some readers.) By Joel Schectman, Dustin Volz and Jack Stubbs WASHINGTON/MOSCOW As U.S. officials investigated in January the FSB’s alleged role in election cyber attacks, U.S. technology firms were quietly lobbying the government to soften a ban on dealing with the Russian [...]

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Apple’s iPhone turns 10, bumpy start forgotten

Apple’s iPhone turns 10, bumpy start forgotten

Apple Inc’s (AAPL.O) iPhone turns 10 this week, evoking memories of a rocky start for the device that ended up doing most to start the smartphone revolution and stirring interest in where it will go from here. Apple has sold more than 1 billion iPhones since June 29, 2007, but the first iPhone, which launched [...]

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