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Apple presented two new iPads

All-new iPad Air and iPad mini deliver more power and capability


Alibaba introduced its cutting-edge hotel

New Alibaba’s hotel offers a range of technologies for travelers


Fingerprint biometrics to grow despite the rise of other technologies

Fingerprint sensor shipments to reach 1.26 billion in 2019


Lyft announces the launch of its IPO

The company has already announced the price range


Most shoppers would buy more if there are free returns

84% of shoppers won’t even come back to a store if they’ve encountered a poor returns experience


Virtual cards will struggle to compete with other payment methods

Commercial virtual card payments to exceed $1 trillion by 2022, but will struggle to broaden the appeal

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Nearly a quarter of e-commerce in Europe is cross-border

The online cross-border market in Europe represented a turnover of 95 billion euros in 2018


How to use Alipay: functions review

Alipay serves Chinese consumers in hundreds of stores and organizations


One of the European countries wants a 3% tax for online giants

The country keeps pushing on letting digital giants pay taxes


In the UK, money is bigger taboo than sex – survey

Half of UK adults believe that talking about personal money matters is taboo


Google introduces shoppable ads

The company offers new ad formats on Google Images


Grab secures almost $1.5 billion investment

Grab has secured over $4.5 billion in funding in its current financing round


Here’s the list of the weirdest item users left in an Uber

Uber presented the 2019 Lost & Found Index


GfK announced its new app for sales managers

The app will be publicly available in the second quarter


Popular review website raised millions of funding

Review site Trustpilot raises €48 million


Biometric smart cards to launch in Asia

NEXT Biometrics partners with East-Asian card manufacturer to launch biometric smart card solutions

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