Inspired by a tweet complaining about Citibank’s customer service, I dig into my impression of banks and mobile. How should banks approach the creation of mobile banking experiences? How is mobile computing different than web computing when your products are software?
I had some crazy ideas for Radio Shack a couple of years ago. At the time I was thinking of putting together a proposal and pitching it to the company (through the company I worked for because we could have built the technology infrastructure to deliver my idea). I never wrote it up, but wish I had. Here’s a condensed version.
6 Blockchain applications other than bitcoin. It’s a great list! Top 50 emerging European FinTech companies. Another huge healthcare hack exposes patient information while Reuters reveals Apple HealthKit progress. $560M for 2 apps: brilliant or desperate?
Mobile in the enterprise: Can iOS become standard? Best article ever if you care about deploying SaaS. Slack teaches us how. A US Payment System update will bring US payments into the digital age. Transparency drives the need for authenticity or bad things happen. A few examples.
A new entrant to the deployment as a service market. Real data on ApplePay’s success. A lot more on bitcoin and the blockchain.
Analyst Ben Bajarin discusses a “PC bias” that western countries have. The future of mobile is different in many important ways from PC based systems. In my experience, most companies don’t understand the differences and are using PC-templates to measure and plan their mobile strategies. It’s not going to end well.