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Uber introduces a credit card – TechCrunch

Uber is getting into the credit card business.

Announced today in partnership with Barclays and Visa at the Money2020 conference in Las Vegas, the new card gives Uber yet another point of access to incredibly valuable customer information and marks another front in its campaign to assume a larger role in online and offline commerce.

Not content with just having a record of some of the comings and...

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PayPal launches its first cash back credit card to boost ...

PayPal is today launching a new credit card, the PayPal Cashback MasterCard - its first card to offer shoppers direct cash back on purchases, instead of points that vary by category. The card, introduced in partnership with Synchrony Financial, will offer 2 percent back on purchases, with no annual fee, no minimum redemption amount, no restrictions on how to spend cash rewards, and no expiration,...

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Zero raises $8.5 million for a credit card that functions ...

A startup called Zero thinks it has a solution to this and it is gearing up to launch a credit card that functions like a debit card. The startup is also raising $8.5 million in a funding round led by ENIAC Ventures, including participation from NEA, Lightbank and others.

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Coinbase blames Visa for glitch that overcharged users ...

While Coinbase has had its fair share of technical issues the last few months, it seems the latest one may not be its fault.

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Equifax data leak could involve 143 million consumers ...

Data leaks have become so commonplace that it's incredibly easy to become numb to them, but credit reporting service Equifax announced a doozy today that when all is said and done could involve 143 million consumers. This is bad.

It was a treasure trove of information for the bad guys out there and included Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some instances, driver's license numbers. As though that weren't bad enough, 209,000 people had their credit card info leak and the breach also included dispute documents with personally identifying information from 182,000 consumers.

The information came mostly from US residents, but a...

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New credit card skimmer worked in plain sight at Aldi ...

Police in Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania have spotted a group of thieves who are placing completely camouflaged skimmers on top of credit card terminals in Aldi stores. The skimmers, which the gang placed in plain sight of surveillance video cameras, look exactly like the original credit card terminals but would store debit card numbers and PINs of unsuspecting shoppers.

"While Aldi payment terminals in the United States are capable of accepting more secure chip-based card transactions," writes security researcher Brian Krebs . "The company has yet to...

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Nintendo adds PayPal support to the Nintendo Switch ...

Nintendo has added a new payment option for eShop purchases on the Nintendo Switch and on its website. Starting today, you can now link your Nintendo account to your PayPal account and pay for future purchases using your PayPal balance or any payment method already linked to your PayPal account.

This update is only about the Switch . If you're still using a Wii U or Nintendo 3DS, you're out of luck. So the next time you purchase something on your Switch, you either can add your credit card information, use a saved credit card or add your PayPal account.

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Macy’s credit card processors stop working on Black Friday ...

Katie Roof @ / 4 months

It's one of the biggest shopping days of the year, but retail giant Macy's can't get its credit card processors to work.

Customers have been waiting in lines across the United States to buy discounted items, only to find out that the machines won't take credit cards or gift cards. Some Bloomingdale's stores, which are owned by Macy's, may have also been impacted.

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Coinbase is finally letting you instantly buy Bitcoin with ...

Anyone who has been a long-time user of Coinbase knows that the cryptocurrency startup hasn't exactly always made it easy to buy Bitcoin.

But today that has finally changed, as the company announced that instant...

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Anonymous Leaked A Massive List Of Passwords And Credit ...

#LulzXmas : VPNCyberGhost, UbiSoft, VCC, Brazzers, UFC TV, PSN, XBL Gamers, Twitch TV, Amazon, Hulu Plus, Dell, Walmart, (EA) Games, LEAKED..

-- Anonymous (@AnonymousGlobo) December 26, 2014

Update: CyberGhost CEO...

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