Lithuania says to throw away Chinese phones due to censorship concerns, Telecom News, ET Telecom

By Andrius Sytas VILNIUS: The Lithuanian Defense Ministry has advised consumers to avoid buying Chinese cellphones and advised people to throw away the ones they have now after a government report found the devices to have the ability to integrated censorship. Flagship phones sold in Europe by Chinese smartphone giant …

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Scamdemia – vulnerable, with little protection and few arrests

UKFinance1 announces £ 32million savings in fraud in the first half of 2021 with bank branches, real estate companies and post offices working with police through the banking protocol’s rapid response scam process. Noting that the program had led to 934 arrests since 2016, an average of 190 per year. …

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Six banks will pay you up to £ 130 for free to switch to them

Meet the super switchers that make £ 1,000 the transfer of several bank accounts They can look like regular people, sound like regular people, damn it, and even smell like regular people (to be honest, we haven’t verified). Yet hidden across the UK is a disparate tribe of lucrative super-switches. …

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Blue Bear Capital raises $ 150 million to finance climate, energy and infrastructure technologies

Blue Bear Capital has raised a new $ 150 million fund that will be used to find and invest in startups developing technologies to accelerate the adoption and industrialization of renewable energy. This is the venture capital firm’s second fund, which it says is oversubscribed. Blue Bear has already backed …

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How To Check Your Credit Score For Free With CreditWise

Editorial independence We want to help you make better informed decisions. Certain links on this page – clearly marked – may direct you to a partner website and earn us a referral commission. For more information, see How we make money. When it comes to your credit score, staying on …

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UK MarketFinance Secures $ 383 Million To Power Its SME Online Lending Platform – TechCrunch

Small and medium-sized businesses regularly face cash flow problems. But while this is an already embarrassing situation, it has been exacerbated to the breaking point for too many people during the COVID-19 pandemic. Now a British startup called MarketFinance – which has set up a lending platform to help SMEs …

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South African banks balk at supporting emergency electricity bidders

A lawsuit filed by a losing bidder under South Africa’s emergency electricity program threatens to delay the supply of electricity by several months as banks are reluctant to provide financing due to the risk of an unfavorable judgment. Officials at three of the seven preferred bidders selected to provide electricity …

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Dream11’s income exceeds 2 000 Cr Rs in FY20 with 181 Cr Rs of profit

Dream11 may be the only unicorn in the mainstream internet space in India with significant profit. Sporta Technologies, which operates the fantasy games platform Dream11, recorded Rs 180.8 crore in profit in the fiscal year ending 2020, according to its regulatory documents. This is a huge jump from its loss …

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User experience: the ease to please

However, according to the latest RFi Global Digital Banking Council survey, in terms of growth and frequency of use, mobile wins. Over 50% of respondents use mobile banking on a weekly basis and an additional 25% use it daily, compared to 49% and 21% for online banking. In essence, Internet …

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Buy now, pay later loans to disrupt the market

[email protected] New Delhi: Buy now pay later (or BNPL) loans are intended to disrupt the credit market with technology that allows lenders to easily provide bag-ticket loans, without the risks or costs associated with loans in this category . BNPL refers to technology credit that is given to borrowers at …

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