Tag: Digital

From Piranha to Great White Shark – Evolution in the Digital Marketplace

The marketplace is not unlike nature; both are filled with fierce competition, survival and extinction, tremendous diversity, changes to the environment, and seemingly infinite techniques to thrive.  Nowadays, we’re seeing species especially hard hit by climate change, like polar bears, or species threatened by changes in habitat, such as tigers and other large predatory mammals. And we’re seeing the marketplace equivalent with markets moving from brick and mortar to online, …
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Israeli Government Will Charge Taxes To All Profitable Cryptocurrency Activities

The devoted community of cryptocurrency enthusiasts will now have a good perspective on what bitcoin-related laws will apply in the country. Israeli tax authorities issued a document establishing that cryptocurrencies cannot be considered as financial bonds nor as legal tender payment methods, but are in fact taxable assets – just like in the US. The legal situation of Bitcoin has always been the cause of concern in some countries around the world. …
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Uber Now Sells Digital Gift Cards To United States Residents

Even though Uber is facing a fair bit of opposition all over the world, the company is trying to break ground in new markets. Earlier this week, the company unveiled their gift card service, which can be purchased for friends, family, or anyone else who paid one’s fare in the past. Digital gift cards can be ordered from the Uber website. Physical versions of these cards have been around since …
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Digital Banking Requires Better Technological Standards Rather Than Increased Regulation

Consumers around the world are slowly gravitating towards digital banking. As this concept gains more mainstream traction, the question becomes whether or not there is a need for additional regulation. Existing guidelines for banking do not translate well to the digital world, and fraud numbers seem to be on the rise again. More Regulation On The Horizon For Digital Banking? Anything that has to do with the Internet faces a …
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