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Best Buy, Palo Alto Networks, JD.com, more

Employees bring a television to Steve Steward's car at a Best Buy store on Black Friday, traditionally one of the busiest shopping days of the year. The crowds are smaller this year due to the increased popularity of online shopping amid…

Phone Upgrade Guide: Should You Buy Now or Wait?

It's almost phone season again - the time of year when tech companies like Apple, Google, and Samsung bombard us with dazzling marketing campaigns to get us to upgrade.Your new phones are slightly different, but the pitch is always about…

Visa to buy UK payments start-up Currencycloud

A Visa debit card.Simon Dawson | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesLONDON - Visa announced Thursday that it had agreed to buy UK payment startup Currencycloud in its second major fintech acquisition in 2021.The deal values ​​Currencycloud at £ 700…

Want to Buy a PlayStation 5? Befriend a Bot.

Bots have a bad rap. Shady manipulators have used these automated computer programs on social networks to spread conspiracy theories, spit vitriol, and defraud people. But when bots are programmed to do good, they can help us achieve the…

Visa to buy Swedish fintech start-up Tink

Visa Inc. credit and debit cards will be arranged for a photo in Washington, DC, United States on Monday, April 22, 2019.Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesLONDON - Visa agreed on Thursday to acquire Swedish financial technology…