2016 Wrap Up

2016 Wrap Up

2016 Wrap Up

John and Glen revisit the year's biggest stories and trends in payments and cybersecurity.

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In this episode:

  • John and Glen discuss R3 and Corda, CU Ledger, Bitcoin valuation, and other significant blockchain topics.
  • How the Internet of Things is transforming how we work, create and interact with our devices, the devices that are facilitating adoption of the IoT, and the IoT’s inherent dangers.
  • Same Day ACH, EMV, Walmart vs. Visa in Canada, and other payments topics.
  • What happens when privacy goes awry.
  • The rise of ransomware and cyber-warfare, hacking, and other troubling trends.
  • Privacy and what happens when it goes awry.
  • The API economy, and its benefit to credit unions.
  • Why voice and chat are the new browser.
  • A recap of the 2016 Analytics and Innovation Conference (AXFI), and what to expect from AXFI 2017.

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