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Apple Reports First Quarter Results

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 9:30pm

Apple today announced financial results for its fiscal 2022 first quarter ended December 25, 2021.

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  • Apple today announced financial results for its fiscal 2022 first quarter ended December 25, 2021.
  • Today, Apple leads the world in innovation with iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch, and Apple TV.
  • Apples five software platforms iOS, iPadOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS provide seamless experiences across all Apple devices and empower people with breakthrough services including the App Store, Apple Music, Apple Pay, and iCloud.
  • Apple and the Apple logo are trademarks of Apple.

Allied Payments Buy Now Pay Later: How Services Are Helping Retailers Attract New Customers and Get Higher Conversions

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 2:00pm

Allied Payments conducted a Google Survey of 1,500 individuals across the United States to better gauge expected Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) usage in 2022, and the study revealed some surprising Buy Now Pay Later statistics.

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  • Allied Payments conducted a Google Survey of 1,500 individuals across the United States to better gauge expected Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) usage in 2022, and the study revealed some surprising Buy Now Pay Later statistics.
  • Overall, a record 17 percent of respondents said they planned to use Buy Now Pay Later services in the year ahead, and there are emerging trends among specific customer demographics.
  • But Buy Now Pay Later programs offer several advantages over traditional layaway, which requires shoppers to pay off a purchase before taking it home.
  • Buy Now Pay Later allows shoppers to spread out large purchase payments over time, allowing them to get the items they need, while slowly managing the payments.

BC Transit to Introduce Next-Generation Contactless Payment Capabilities with Cubic’s Umo Platform

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Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 7:37pm

BC Transit is bringing the Umo platform to over 900 buses across more than 30 transit systems, increasing British Columbians access to transit.

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  • BC Transit is bringing the Umo platform to over 900 buses across more than 30 transit systems, increasing British Columbians access to transit.
  • BC Transit, the provincial Crown corporation responsible for coordinating public transit services, in all areas outside of Metro Vancouver, awarded a contract to Cubic Transportation Systems for the Umo platform.
  • The introduction of Umo will open the door for riders to use contactless pre-paid fare products and contactless open payment technologies such as Apple Pay, Google Pay, and contactless credit and debit cards.
  • The Umo platform ensures all riders receive equitable fares, regardless of how often they utilize public transit or the payment method they choose.

Branch Partners with Over 500 Jimmy John's Locations to Deliver Cashless Tips, Fee-free Financial Services

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 2:00pm

With Branch, Jimmy John's franchises can make digital payments of tips and mileage reimbursements to workers right after each shift, saving additional administrative time and costs.

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  • With Branch, Jimmy John's franchises can make digital payments of tips and mileage reimbursements to workers right after each shift, saving additional administrative time and costs.
  • Jimmy John's franchise groups such as Blue Boiler Cats, Fox Companies, and Submasters have already adopted the solution with great ease and success.
  • Along with cashless tips, franchises can provide other helpful cash flow management tools to employees through Branch.
  • "Across franchises and locations, Jimmy John's teams are consistently known for their fast, reliable delivery experience," said Jeremy Langness, Director of Partnerships at Branch.

TikTok Named World's Fastest-Growing Brand by Brand Finance Global 500 2022 Report

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Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 7:00am

LONDON, Jan. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- TikTok has been named the world's fastest-growing brand by a new report published today. With an astounding 215% growth, the entertainment app's brand value has increased from US$18.7 billion in 2021 to US$59.0 billion this year. Claiming 18th spot among the world's top 500 most valuable brands, it is the highest new entrant to the Brand Finance Global 500 2022 ranking.

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  • Claiming 18th spot among the world's top 500 most valuable brands, it is the highest new entrant to the Brand Finance Global 500 2022 ranking.
  • The world's top 500 most valuable and strongest brands are included in the annual Brand Finance Global 500 ranking now in its 16th year.
  • Applehas retained the title of the world's most valuable brand following a 35% increase to US$355.1 billion the highest brand value on record.
  • Brands from the United States and China continue to dominate the Brand Finance Global 500 .

Decentral Publishing Announces the Launch of the Cryptocurrency Focused Docuseries, Uncensored Crypto With Over 200,000 Sign Ups

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Monday, January 24, 2022 - 3:32pm

Decentral Publishing, the financial publishing leader dedicated to producing content on the topics of crypto investing, blockchain, and adjacent technologies, is proud to announce that the Uncensored Crypto docuseries is officially available for public consumption by visiting www.UncensoredCrypto.com .

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  • Decentral Publishing, the financial publishing leader dedicated to producing content on the topics of crypto investing, blockchain, and adjacent technologies, is proud to announce that the Uncensored Crypto docuseries is officially available for public consumption by visiting www.UncensoredCrypto.com .
  • Through interviews with over 50 of the worlds leading experts, viewers will learn from leaders on the front line of the blockchain revolution.
  • Even Mastercard is racing to become a crypto-first company so that any merchant within its global network can accept crypto for payment.
  • Episodes of the Uncensored Crypto docuseries are available now on the UncensoredCrypto.com website.

GMT partner up with Simplex to allow to buy token with credit card

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Friday, January 21, 2022 - 1:52pm

In addition to the crypto-to-crypto method of purchasing GMT token, which allows you to buy tokens through a personal account by using an intermediary cryptocurrency, GMT has introduced the ability to buy through fiat, using a credit card, Apple Pay or bank transfer.

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  • In addition to the crypto-to-crypto method of purchasing GMT token, which allows you to buy tokens through a personal account by using an intermediary cryptocurrency, GMT has introduced the ability to buy through fiat, using a credit card, Apple Pay or bank transfer.
  • GMT now cooperates with the Simplex service which lets people buy cryptocurrencies and pay by credit cardas well as other payment methods.This partnership eases the process of buying and operating with GMT, especially for those who want to buy using fiat instead of having to first purchase crypto.
  • From now on holders don't have to buy an intermediary cryptocurrency before buying GMT token, they will be able to buy it with a card.
  • This way of buying tokens simplifies the purchase for those who do not want to spend time and effort on buying an intermediary cryptocurrency in order to buy GMT Token.

GMT partner up with Simplex to allow to buy token with credit card

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Friday, January 21, 2022 - 1:51pm

In addition to the crypto-to-crypto method of purchasing GMT token, which allows you to buy tokens through a personal account by using an intermediary cryptocurrency, GMT has introduced the ability to buy through fiat, using a credit card, Apple Pay or bank transfer.

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  • In addition to the crypto-to-crypto method of purchasing GMT token, which allows you to buy tokens through a personal account by using an intermediary cryptocurrency, GMT has introduced the ability to buy through fiat, using a credit card, Apple Pay or bank transfer.
  • GMT now cooperates with the Simplex service which lets people buy cryptocurrencies and pay by credit cardas well as other payment methods.This partnership eases the process of buying and operating with GMT, especially for those who want to buy using fiat instead of having to first purchase crypto.
  • From now on holders don't have to buy an intermediary cryptocurrency before buying GMT token, they will be able to buy it with a card.
  • This way of buying tokens simplifies the purchase for those who do not want to spend time and effort on buying an intermediary cryptocurrency in order to buy GMT Token.

Unit releases first-of-its-kind solution that enables companies to launch banking in minutes

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 2:00pm

This pilot environment is a first-of-its-kind solution that allows companies to build accounts, cards, payments and more with real funds in minutes.

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  • This pilot environment is a first-of-its-kind solution that allows companies to build accounts, cards, payments and more with real funds in minutes.
  • "In the last year, Unit has enabled more than 100 companies to launch production-ready banking products in weeks when it previously took over a year.
  • "We wanted to make it even faster and easier for companies to build and launch new banking products.
  • Unit's platform accelerates time to market and enables companies to build and launch bank accounts, cards, payment, and lending products.

1-800-Flowers.com® Introduces New Gift-Giving Solutions and Engaging Experiences to Help Show Customers "The Way to Wow" This Valentine's Day

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 1:00pm

Identifying new and creative solutions to help our customers express, connect, and celebrate on Valentine's Day is something our team is passionate about and has been working on all year long."

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  • Identifying new and creative solutions to help our customers express, connect, and celebrate on Valentine's Day is something our team is passionate about and has been working on all year long."
  • Carefully preserved to maintain their exquisite beauty for up to a year, these roses are exclusively designed and artfully arranged.
  • In addition to Klarna, 1-800-Flowers.com customers can conveniently check out with Apple Pay, PayPal, Click to Pay, Venmo, and more.
  • This Valentine's Day , 1-800-Flowers.com is inviting customers to share what makes their relationship special using #ShareYourLoveStory across social media.