Selfie An Inspiration To Payment Technology -by Vincent Panangadon

What we once thought as a frivolous waste of time has become a source of technology. I am talking about Selfies.  Banks have realised this selfie mania and are providing a selfie feature for account opening and terming it as selfie accounts. Technology is developing rapidly in payments space and biometric authentication is evolving day by day. Fingerprint, retina scans and selfi pay have started becoming a part of this payment world. According to Juniper research payment authentication by bio-metrics will rise to approximately $2 billion in the year 2017, up from $600 million in 2016. Some big players like … Continue reading Selfie An Inspiration To Payment Technology -by Vincent Panangadon

Sarahah- the Anonymous Messaging App

The internet is full of strange things, if not stranger. Plethora of knowledge ready to blow our minds away. Coincidentally, if not literally, our minds becoming graveyard, keeps getting bombarded every other day- over one thing or the other. It shouldn’t have come as a surprise when Sarahah- the anonymous messaging app took the social world by storm including India. People submerged in anonymity, for a brief period, lost their focus from the cow and the dung. Messages of love, revelations, desperateness, and spite and decade old crushes were bomb(ed) on Facebook. A few trolls, sorry- friends, reveled in the … Continue reading Sarahah- the Anonymous Messaging App

A guide to cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies are digital assets designed to work as a medium of exchange using cryptography to secure the transactions and to control the creation of additional units of the currencies. In general terms, cryptocurrencies are the digital form of money which can be collected, mined using computers. These computers try to figure out the long bits of codes called hashes from a bigger code called a block. Wherein one hash is equivalent to one coin. Bitcoin is a type of cryptocurrency and a digital payment system. It was invented by an unknown programmer, or a group of programmers, under the name Satoshi Nakamoto, … Continue reading A guide to cryptocurrencies