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Apple Reportedly Working with Australian Firm Microlatch on Fingerprint Recognition

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Even as AuthenTec's board of directors appears to moving toward approval of Apple's $356 million acquisition of the fingerprint sensor chip company, a new report suggests that Apple is also drawing on other expertise to assist with its mobile payments effort. According to The Australian (subscription required), Apple has signed...
Apple Reportedly Working with Australian Firm Microlatch on Fingerprint Recognition

Trouble Down Under: Why HP CEO Meg Whitman Was in Australia Last Week

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Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman was in Australia last week partially on a mission to smooth over relations with a key client of its Enterprise Services business that suffered a technology disaster for which it blamed HP, sources familiar with the matter tell AllThingsD. Yesterday HP fired the head of its...
Trouble Down Under: Why HP CEO Meg Whitman Was in Australia Last Week
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Sri Lanka thrash Australia on Ricky Ponting's return to captaincy

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• Jayawardene hits 61, Sangakkara 30, as tourists ease to win• Australia skittled for 158 In Commonwealth Bank SeriesRicky Ponting's return to the Australia captaincy ended in a crushing eight-wicket defeat to Sri Lanka following a rain-affected one-day international in Sydney.Sri Lanka secured their first win of the Commonwealth Bank...
Sri Lanka thrash Australia on Ricky Ponting's return to captaincy

MasterCard's QkR mobile payment system enters trial in Australia

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MasterCard is all over the map when it comes to mobile payments. The credit company will partner with anyone, anywhere, anytime if it means getting new customers and making a buck on the deal. Its latest offering is called QkR, an Australian effort with support from the Hoyts chain...
MasterCard's QkR mobile payment system enters trial in Australia

Facebook: Your New Online Bank?

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America's favorite social network may soon double as an online bank.   The company is reportedly building an app with Australia's Commonwealth Bank that will allow customers to make payments to third parties and Facebook friends through the network, reports CNN. The bank will secure transactions using its own authentication...
Facebook: Your New Online Bank?

Facebook Studio gives awards to Amex, Wrigley, Nike, others for social campaigns

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American Express took top honors in the Facebook Studio Awards for its Small Business Saturday promotion on the social network. A jury of marketing executives selected 10 more winning campaigns that used the Facebook platform to promote social interactions and sharing. Digitas and CP&B helped American Express create Small Business...
Facebook Studio gives awards to Amex, Wrigley, Nike, others for social campaigns

Apple working with MicroLatch on fingerprint recognition

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Apple has signed a deal with an Australian company, MicroLatch, to work on fingerprint recognition technology, The Australian reports. The information comes by way of David Murray, formerly the head of the Commonwealth Bank and now a major MicroLatch investor. He claims that the help Apple wants is explicitly related...
Apple working with MicroLatch on fingerprint recognition
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