Mystery Apple wireless device w/ Bluetooth & NFC passes through FCC

Following the launch of iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2 this month, a mysterious wireless Apple device has passed through the FCC that doesn’t seem to line up with any known Apple products (via Consomac). more…Filed under: Apple

via Mystery Apple wireless device w/ Bluetooth & NFC passes through FCC — 9to5Mac

IndyCar pictures show-off iPhone 7’s duel lenses to photographers

The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus launched last week, and one of the most hyped features has been the camera(s). This is especially true with the 7 Plus, which now has two cameras — one wide angle and one telephoto lens. This means you can now optically zoom in to 2x, which means you can get…

via These IndyCar pictures show how important the new iPhone’s duel lenses will be to photographers — TechCrunch

The eight key indicators of financial health

The Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI) has come up with eight key indicators of financial health, which can provide a starting place for rethinking how you spend and manage your money.

CFSI believes an individual is financially healthy when you can:

  1. Spend less than income
  2. Pay bills on time and in full
  3. Have sufficient liquid savings
  4. Have sufficient long-term savings or assets
  5. Have a sustainable debt load
  6. Have a prime credit score
  7. Have appropriate insurance
  8. Plan ahead for expenses.

Supermodel Natalia Vodianova joins Disrupt in London to talk about digital philanthropy

TechCrunch Disrupt in London is beginning to appear over the horizon. We’ve already announced that Accel’s Sonali De Rycker and Atomico’s Niklas Zennström will be on our stage. Today we’re delighted to say that we’ll also be joined by world-famous supermodel Natalia Vodianova. The Russian model, philanthropist and occasional film actress is well-known for her……

via Supermodel Natalia Vodianova joins Disrupt in London to talk about digital philanthropy — TechCrunch

Hillary Clinton Poses for Photos With Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel at Fundraiser

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel managed to bring out Hillary Clinton’s silly side in a photo booth while hosting a fundraising luncheon at their house. The couple posted a strip pictures with the Democratic presidential candidate to Instagram, with both stars using the hashtag #imwithher as a sign of support. Look WHO DID come over…

via Hillary Clinton Poses for Photos With Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel at Fundraiser — TIME

Peer-to-peer payment app Cookies launches in Germany

If you’re reading this article and live in the U.S., you might not realize that Venmo, Square Cash, Facebook Messenger payments and other similar services only work in the U.S. In many countries, such as Germany, most people still have to rely on wire transfers and IBANs to send money to their friends. German startup…

via Peer-to-peer payment app Cookies launches in Germany — TechCrunch

UnionPay’s mobile payments land in North America with Canada debut

China’s UnionPay is bringing its mobile payment system to North America, starting with a launch today in Canada. The UnionPay International subsidiary of China’s interbank network in China, which creates a unified debit and credit card payment network for the country’s banks. UnionPay is actually the third-largest payment network in the world, behind Visa and…

via UnionPay’s mobile payments land in North America with Canada debut — TechCrunch