Sizzle Or Fizzle: Uber, Bitcoin, Botnets, SWIFT – And The Wells Wallets

You want to know what really sizzled this week? The weather in Boston – and it’s about darn time. We’ve even stopped complaining now that we skipped spring altogether and went right into summer – the sun is shining and everyone is smiling. The forecast for the long holiday weekend looks outstanding, too, which just adds more sizzle to our step.

As for payments, here are this week’s picks and pans.

As for the Sizzles …..


Despite Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s early week ride-sharing rant, Uber rocked it this week. From launching a loyalty program (can’t want to get my free rides) to teaming up with the reinvented Foursquare to make it frictionless for riders to actually get where they are going without having to navigate for the driver, Uber is clearly investing in its platform to deliver more certainty to Uber riders

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