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Mobile = Growth

Statistics released earlier this month show worldwide online consumer spending reached $638 billion in 2013. The more insightful statistic though is that mobile commerce on its own is predicted to top $626 billion by 2018. What this means is that web sales only on smartphones Click to continue →

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What does limestone have to do with Bitcoin?

Reading a little about the island of Yap, located in the western Pacific Ocean, is a great way of understanding Bitcoin. Residents of the island used huge limestone rocks called Rai stones as currency. Some of the stones were so large and heavy that they were impossible Click to continue →

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Investment in the Underbanked Long Overdue

Today’s announcement from American Express that it is to invest in America’s 70 million underbanked citizens is welcome, albeit overdue. For the 70 million US and one million UK underbanked traditional verification methods such as database verification or Knowledge Based Authentication don’t always work. This Click to continue →

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Jumio Named in SharesPost Top 100

The Jumio team has been celebrating this week after being named in SharesPost top 100 list which is comprised of “the world’s most innovative, compelling private companies”. We share the list with some amazing companies with 10-figure valuations such as Pinterest, Box, Über, Square, Stripe, Click to continue →