4 05, 2021

HoneyBook raises $155M at $1B+ valuation to help SMBs, freelancers manage their businesses – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-05-04T14:31:24+00:00 May 4th, 2021|advisors, articles, battery ventures, business, business models, Canada, ceo, Chelsea Stoner, citi ventures, Co-founder, economy, entrepreneurship, executive, Funding, Fundings & Exits, General Partner, honeybook, New York, norwest venture partners, Payments, productivity tools, Recent Funding, SaaS, small business, Startups, Tel Aviv, Tiger Global Management, Uncategorized, United States, venture capital, Zeev Ventures|

HoneyBook, which has built out a client experience and financial management platform for service-based small businesses and freelancers, announced today that it has [...]

6 04, 2021

Clubhouse launches payments so creators can make money – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-04-06T02:09:21+00:00 April 6th, 2021|Apps, Clubhouse, paul davison, Payments, Social, Startups, stripe, TC, Uncategorized|

Clubhouse, a one-year-old social audio app reportedly valued at $1 billion, will now allow users to send money to their favorite creators — [...]

26 12, 2019

Fintech’s next decade will look radically different – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-12-26T06:26:41+00:00 December 26th, 2019|Amazon, Andreessen Horowitz, Android, Angela Strange, bain capital ventures, Bank, BlackRock, Column, equifax, Facebook, finance, financial services, financial technology, GitHub, Google, Instagram, Marqeta, Matt Harris, Open Banking, Payments, PayPal, Shopify, stripe, TechCrunch, Uber, Uncategorized, venture capital|

Nik Milanovic Contributor Nik Milanovic is a fintech and financial inclusion enthusiast, with a decade of work across mobile payments, online lending, credit [...]

24 12, 2019

Fintech’s next decade will look radically different – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-12-24T18:25:06+00:00 December 24th, 2019|Amazon, Andreessen Horowitz, Android, Angela Strange, bain capital ventures, Bank, BlackRock, Column, equifax, Facebook, finance, financial services, financial technology, GitHub, Google, Instagram, Marqeta, Matt Harris, Open Banking, Payments, PayPal, Shopify, stripe, TechCrunch, Uber, Uncategorized, venture capital|

Nik Milanovic Contributor Nik Milanovic is a fintech and financial inclusion enthusiast, with a decade of work across mobile payments, online lending, credit [...]

18 11, 2019

Facebook’s Libra code chugs along ignoring regulatory deadlock – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-18T17:50:22+00:00 November 18th, 2019|Apps, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Developer, Distributed Ledger, Facebook, Government, Libra, Libra Association, Payments, Social, TC, Uncategorized|

“5 months and growing strong” the Libra Association announced today in a post about its technical infrastructure that completely omits the fierce regulatory [...]

13 10, 2019

Why each Libra member’s mutiny hurts Facebook – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-13T17:13:48+00:00 October 13th, 2019|Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, eBay, eCommerce, Facebook, Government, Libra, Libra Association, mastercard, Payments, PayPal, Policy, Startups, stripe, TC, Uncategorized, visa|

There’s a strategic cost to the defection of Visa, Stripe, eBay, and more from the Facebook-led cryptocurrency Libra Association. They’re not just names [...]

6 07, 2019

PayU, Naspers’ global fintech firm, enters Southeast Asia with acquisition of Red Dot Payment – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-06T15:54:44+00:00 July 6th, 2019|africa, Asia, eastern europe, economy, Europe, Facebook, finance, financial services, financial technology, Funding, Fundings & Exits, Google, india, Israel, Japan, latin america, MDI Ventures, money, Naspers, Payments, payu, red dot payment, series B, skype, Southeast Asia, Toivo Annus, Uncategorized|

PayU, the Naspers-owned fintech firm that specializes in emerging markets, is broadening its global reach into Southeast Asia after it announced a deal [...]

16 04, 2019

Facebook is discontinuing P2P payments in Messenger in the UK and France on June 15 – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-16T14:50:04+00:00 April 16th, 2019|eCommerce, Facebook, Messenger, p2p payments, Payments, remittance, Social, Uncategorized|

Facebook is pulling away from its ambitions to provide peer-to-peer money transfers via Messenger in Europe. Today, the company announced that it would [...]

7 08, 2018

Facebook taps banks, but for chatbots not purchase data like Google – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-08-07T11:18:14+00:00 August 7th, 2018|Apps, Banking, chatbots, citibank, eCommerce, Facebook, Facebook ads, facebook messenger, Facebook Payments, Mobile, Payments, PayPal, Social, TC, Uncategorized|

Backlash swelled this morning after Facebook’s aspirations in financial services were blown out of proportion by a Wall Street Journal report that neglected [...]

23 07, 2018

Snapchat will shut down Snapcash, forfeiting to Venmo – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-07-23T11:07:47+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|Apps, eCommerce, Mobile, Payments, snap inc, SNAPCHAT, Social, Square, TC, Uncategorized|

Snapcash ended up as a way to pay adult performers for private content over Snapchat, not just a way to split bills with [...]