Swedish students are paying for things with their paws using Quixter, a palm scanner that reads the unique pattern of blood vessels in your hand.
Led by a list of prominent VCs, the new round of funding gives the 4-year-old company a valuation of $1.75 billion.
Relax, gamers. Not only will Oculus still be able to fulfill its ambitions, but the Facebook acquisition will also prove a landmark moment for the impending ubiquity of virtual reality.
The company is content to improve its own mobile app experience, while it waits to see how the evolution of the mobile wallet shakes out.
Recargo builds Pay with PlugShare into its popular EV charging station locator app, standardizing the payment process for electric vehicle charging.
The company will pay around $800 million for Braintree, which provides a payment system for online and mobile startup companies.
The online retailer offers the option of buying the Kindle Fire HDX and Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 in four installments paid over nine months.
The app is averaging one-and-a-half stars after nearly 1,400 people have weighed in.
After a quiet trial in Salt Lake City and Austin, Isis looks to get louder about its mobile-payment service.