• Citi is deploying robots to help the world's biggest companies collect cash from customers - boosting a key $8.5 billion business for the bank

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Citi is partnering with fintech company HighRadius to automate a key money-collection process for businesses.
    The companies have launched Citi Smart Match, which applies artificial intelligence and machine learning to the process of matching open invoices to received payments - painstaking and costly task known as "cash application."
    The new feature enhances Citi's crucial and highly lucrative Treasury and Trade Solutions business , which provides daily financing and cash management services thousands of multinational corporations in nearly 100 countries.
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  • San Fran ballot initiative would tax big business to fight homelessness

    San Fran ballot initiative would tax big business to fight homelessness

    9 days ago - By Fast Company

    A November ballot measure, “Our City, Our Home,” would fund homeless and eviction prevention services with a 0.5% tax on companies making over $50 million.
    To give a sense of how expensive San Francisco is, the official “low income” level is $117,400 per year for a four-person household in the combined city-and-county (as well as in adjacent Marin and San Mateo counties).
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  • YouPorn is sponsoring Nutaku's first ‘adult esports tournament'

    YouPorn is sponsoring Nutaku's first ‘adult esports tournament'

    9 days ago - By Venture Beat

    The “lewd” gaming portal Nutaku.net is getting into esports with a $25,000 tournament. In an announcement today, the company revealed that it is partnering with adult-video site YouPorn to hold a competition for the mature-themed mobile tank battler TnT from developer Gamebau. In TnT, the second “T” stands for tanks, and I...
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  • Augmented Video Company Partners With NFLPA, Raises $7.5 Million In Seed Capital

    9 days ago - By Forbes

    The NFL Players Association's OneTeam Collective has found its 7th partner in Octi, an augmented video platform that is also announcing a $7.5 million seed round of funding.
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