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Instant Payments: Sweden Completes Initial Phase of Migration to TIPS

Sveriges Riksbank has successfully completed the initial phase of the migration to TARGET Instant Payment Settlement (TIPS). As noted in the announcement, this paves the way for “the instant settlement of payments in Swedish kronor in TIPS.” The first phase included establishing “a connection between… Read More

Fraud Protection Must Be Priority For BNPL Merchants

As is the case with any technology, when a new service becomes popular, it will also grab the attention of fraudsters. The latest process to get this treatment is the buy now pay later (BNPL) sector, a service recently adopted by Walmart and Target. With… Read More

Lightning Network Friendly Fold App Raises $2.5 Million to Bring Bitcoin Payments to Retailers

The Lightning Network (LN)-compatible Fold App, which lets users purchase clothes and various other items and receive Bitcoin-back rewards, has added support for fiat currencies after completing its first investment round as an independent startup. The company recently spun out of crypto venture studio Thesis… Read More

Apple Pay is Coming to Target, Taco Bell, & Other U.S. Retail Locations

Apple’s mobile contactless payment system Apple Pay announced on Tuesday it is coming to Target, Taco Bell, Hy-Vee supermarkets in the Midwest, Speedway convenience stores, and Jack in the Box.  According to Apple, 74 of the top 100 merchants in the US and 65 % of all retail locations… Read More

Target Teams Up With HoneyFund to Add Cash Gifts to Wedding Registries

Earlier this week, retail giant Target reportedly announced it has teamed up with crowdfunding platform for honeymoons, HoneyFund, to integrate the funding portal’s registry services to the retailer’s wedding registries. According to TechCrunch, Target decided to partner with HoneyFund because the funding portal is looking… Read More

Sugru Reveals: New Kits Roll Out in More Than 1800 Target Stores in the U.S. & Latest Crowdcube Round Surpasses £800,000

‘Following the launch its of its latest equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube, Sugru announced more than 1800 target stores in the U.S. now has its new kits. The company revealed in a recent update: “We’re delighted to share the news that Target has just confirmed… Read More

Kickstarter-Funded Sleep Monitoring Device “Sense” to Launch in Both Best Buy & Target

Hello, a hardware, software, and data science company, announced on Tuesday its Kickstarter project, Sense, will be available at Target and Best Buy later this year. The device contains a speaker, so it may play white noise or similar sounds such as pink noise or… Read More

Sugru It! : Jane Ní Dhulchaointigh, CEO Of Sugru, Memorably Moldable Glue Brand

  “I knew it could be amazing.” Jane ní Dhulchaointigh, CEO of Sugru, one of the world’s first moldable glue brands, saw the potential in the first, we’ll say, “aromatic” blend of silicone caulk and waste wood dust she created to improve her belongings so that they worked better… Read More

Brief: Indiegogo-Success Projects to be Showcased at Target’s San Francisco Open House Store

This week, crowdfunding platform Indiegogo announced that high-profile retailer Target has decided to showcase some of its projects at its San Francisco Open House store. According to Engadget, select devices from Indiegogo are set to show up in the retailer’s connected-home experiment. Indiegogo COO, David Mandelbrot, stated: “We… Read More

Brief: Tile Set to Hit Best Buy, Lowe’s, Target, & Kenneth Cole Stores Nationwide Mid-November

Tile, the tiny Bluetooth tracker and companion app that keep people connected to the things that matter to them most, today announced in-store availability at major retailers Best Buy, Target, and Kenneth Cole. Tile will also be available at Lowe’s starting in mid-November. Tile kicked… Read More

“Shark Tank” Alum Honeyfund Forms Partnerships With Pottery Barn, Macy’s & Target

Honeyfund, a crowdfunding platform dedicated to honeymoons, has created a first-of-its-kind, one-stop wedding registry, featuring partnerships with national retailers including Pottery Barn, Macy’s and Target. The new feature displays retail registries alongside the honeymoon wish list, allowing wedding gift givers to choose from experience gifts or… Read More

UPDATE: New Zealand Startup SellShed Hits $250,000 Crowdfunding Target in Under Four Weeks

SellShed, a New Zealand-based social marketplace app, just hit its $250,000 crowdfunding target in less than four weeks, according to the company’s press release. Currently, 43 investors have pledged $377,600, with two days remaining in the campaign and a maximum possible investment of $1,000,000. Investment opportunities went… Read More

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